Employment
Opportunities

Member schools can only employ teachers with a specific qualifications and experience profile.

This profile is specific and includes an initial TESOL qualification that is externally validated and moderated by a reputable examination body (typically a university or recognised examination board). It should include a minimum of 6 hours’ supervised, assessed and moderated teaching practice and at least 100 hours of TESOL input (examples are Cambridge CELTA and Trinity CertTESOL).

If you want to teach at an English New Zealand school and have appropriate qualifications and experience, send your CV and referee contact details to info@englishnewzealand.co.nz.  Please also indicate the city in which you are seeking employment.

Current Vacancies
Language Schools New Zealand - LSNZ - Queenstown

Director of Studies - Immediate start

LSNZ offers English language education at a great location in Queenstown.

We are looking for a hardworking, flexible team player who has the right  qualifications and experience.

Come and enjoy this amazing town.

Your duties will include:

  • Maintaining an academic plan and ensuring the school meets or exceeds the requirements of the English New Zealand Standards
  • Maintaining professional development programmes for academic staff
  • Assessing and employing new academic staff
  • Maintaining class plans
  • Monitoring students’ assessment and progress
  • Overseeing student welfare
  • Ensuring NZQA Code of Practice requirements are met
  • Relevant administration tasks

You will need:

  • an Initial TESOL qualification*
  • a level of English of at least CEFR C1 level

plus

  • a Diploma in Second Language Teaching or ESOL (e.g. DELTA/Trinity Diploma)
  • or a Diploma in LT Management
  • or a degree specifically in language teaching 

plus

  • a minimum of 5 years’ English language teaching experience

* the initial TESOL qualification should be externally validated and moderated by a reputable examination body - typically a university or recognised examination board – and include a minimum of 6 hours’ supervised, assessed and moderated teaching practice and at least 100 hours of TESOL input.  Examples are Cambridge CELTA and Trinity CertTESOL

Candidates should also have:

  • great interpersonal and problem solving skills
  • the ability to multi-task and be an excellent team player 
  • cultural sensitivity 

Please contact us with CV and cover letter

 

Ara Institute of Canterbury

Academic Staff Members - English Language School

2 x Permanent, Proportional 0.8 FTE positions (32 hours per week)

These positions have been created to contribute to shaping and delivering English language courses for both domestic and international students for whom English is an additional language.

Minimum professional requirements:

  • A level of English of at least CEFR C1 level
  • A completed qualification in teaching English Language to adults with a minimum of 6 hours' observed, assessed and externally moderated practicum (e.g. Cambridge CELTA or Trinity CertTESOL)

plus:

  • A Bachelor degree
  • or a post-graduate diploma in a language related area
  • or 720 hours' English language teaching experience
  • or a Diploma of Teaching

 

Download further information and a Job Description

Applications are via an online application system.  For a job description and/or to apply online please visit http://www.ara.ac.nz/about-us/work-at-ara

Applications close Sunday 20 January 2019

 

Rotorua English Language Academy (RELA) 

Director of Studies

Rotorua English Language Academy is seeking a full time Director of Studies. RELA is a Category 1 school with a 25-year history and a very good reputation.  Member of Quality English and English New Zealand.

Rotorua is a central North Island medium-sized city (70,000 population) full of tourist attractions, forests, lakes and geothermal areas; also mountain biking, water sports, hiking. Close proximity to Tauranga, central North Island skiing, beaches, Hamilton, Taupo, and 3 hours’ drive from Auckland. Cost of living compares favourably with Auckland and other large NZ cities

Requirements:

  • An initial TESOL qualification which should be externally validated and moderated by a reputable examination body – typically a university or recognised examination board – and include a minimum of 6 hours’ supervised, assessed and moderated teaching practice and at least 100 hours of TESOL input. Examples are Cambridge CELTA and Trinity CertTESOL
  •  English level at least CEFR C1

Plus

  • A post-graduate diploma in Second Language Teaching or ESOL (eg, DELTA/Trinity Diploma

Or

  • A Diploma in LT Management

Or

  • a degree specifically in language Teaching

Plus

  • a minimum of 5 years English Language teaching experience
    excellent interpersonal and problem solving skills
  • the ability to multi-task and be an excellent team player

 

Only applicants with the right to work in New Zealand will be considered. Only short-listed applicants will be notified.

Please send your and letter of introduction to english@rela.co.nz