Open English Junior is searching for English speakers with K-12 experience to provide academic services for beginner to advanced students from the comfort of their own home. Academic Specialists enjoy part-time, hourly schedules and work is done virtually which means most Academic Specialists work from the comfort of their own home.
Complete the Open English and Open English Junior certification programs and other required training when needed. Deliver high quality, English language instruction in private and group classes through our learning platforms (audio/video based). Employ the OE curriculum, online pedagogy and teaching methodology to provide a consistent student experience. Provide individual feedback to students after each class. Work collaboratively with academic staff to develop new content and contribute to curriculum projects as and when opportunities arise. Maintain knowledge of the Open English and Open English Junior learning platforms, brands, Company policies and goals, internal communication systems, and the students.
Must have a minimum of 1 year prior experience teaching English as a second language, in a K-12 educational setting; online experience preferred. Currently enrolled in or has completed a degree program at an accredited institution of higher education in Linguistics, Education, English, Modern Languages or Literatures, or related field; or holds a TESOL, TEFL, CELTA or equivalent. Must be bilingual; able to communicate in English and Spanish both clearly and professionally, both orally and in writing. General awareness of and ability to apply the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). We currently require Academic Specialists to provide at least ten hours of availability each week, Monday through Sunday, between 9:00 am ET until 11:00 pm ET.
- EFL professionals with experience teaching children
- Conversational Spanish skills
- Bachelors Degree or TEFL/TESOL certificate