International House Amman is looking to recruit a full time Teacher Trainer. Duties for this post include conducting in-house teacher developmental sessions, lesson observations and supporting the teaching staff. The ideal candidate should have full mastery of English, be DELTA-qualified or an equivalent, have previous experience in teacher-training, have extensive experience of teaching Young Learners in a similar type of school.
Our minimum requirement for this position is the Cambridge DELTA teaching certification or Trinity Diploma or equivalent MA. An equivalent MA (MA in TESOL, TEFL or Applied Linguistics) would need to encompass an equivalent syllabus to the DELTA/Trinity Diploma. If a candidate only has an MA in TESOL without an initial qualification such as a CELTA, the MA would need to be externally accredited by an IH recognised body include a practical component with a minimum of 6 hours observed teaching practice.
The ideal candidates will have previous teacher training experience, excellent communication skills and be passionate about teaching effectively as well as showing a willingness to try out new classroom activities and share their own ideas with their colleagues.
The perfect candidate will serve as the Teacher Trainer for 30 teachers and support staff for English, German, Arabic and other language offerings. Other duties include but not limited to:
• Organizing workshops and training sessions.
• Materials - deciding course books, syllabus and program development
• Teacher supervision, observations, support and development.
The monthly salary will depend on qualifications and experience either way it will still be a competitive local salary). The cost of living in Jordan is cheaper than in Western countries but salaries will be much higher than the average local income and is very competitive with regional averages.
• Free Arabic lessons
• Airport transfer on arrival
• Paid induction period
• 25 working days paid holidays for 12 month contract,
• Free internet access in the school
• Work permit or Initial visa cost reimbursement