English Teacher

English Teacher
$880.0 - $1440.00, depending on qualifications and experience
Start Date: 
Length of Contract: 
2 years
End Date: 
No of vacancies: 
Job Description: 

English Language Teacher

Line manager:  Director of Studies

Teaching responsibilities

  • Demonstrate a sound knowledge of the target subject – with regard to both teaching methodology / techniques and language awareness
  • Prepare courses and individual lessons that fulfill course objectives that take into account different learner needs and abilities
  • Employ appropriate methodology to meet learners´ needs and to guide and support them to maximize their learning potential
  • Create a student-centred, communicative learning environment, maximizing student interaction in the classroom to promote learning
  • Maintain up-to-date and accurate records and submit completed end of course reports, registers and grades as required.

Professional development responsibilities

  • Show willingness to develop professionally
  • Participate proactively in all observations
  • Respond positively to feedback from students, the senior teacher(s) and/or the Director of Studies
  • Demonstrate (and continue to develop) a good awareness of teaching strengths and weaknesses
  • Attend all input sessions and undertake individual PD tasks

General responsibilities

  • Always treat people with courtesy and respect and willingly cooperate with others
  • Take responsibility for making sure your work is delivered to the highest possible standard
  • Be punctual
  • Conform to the IH Ecuador dress code
  • Demonstrate cultural awareness in all interactions with students and colleague


Initial EFL Qualification Required: 
Trinity TESOL, or
IH Certificate, or
other equivalent qualification
Additional Skills Preferred: 
Young Learner teaching experience
Undergraduate university degree
Date Posted
Wed, 01/03/2017 - 16:28
Visa Details: 
Visa cost paid. Contracted teachers must arrive with their university degree with apostille and a current police background check
Holiday Pay Details: 
20 days per year
Other Info:
Health insurance provided
Quito, the capital of Ecuador, is a UNESCO World Heritage site located in the Andes. Quito is a sought after destination to live and travel due to its many attractions, nice climate and the mix of modern amenities and historic charm.