Turkey: ENGLISH LANGUAGE MENTOR

Organization: Karam Foundation
Country: Turkey
Closing date: 09 Jun 2017

JOB BRIEF

The English Language Mentor will teach the English language to the community members of Reyhanli, Turkey through workshops, courses, and activities at the Karam House. S/he is responsible for coordinating and facilitating virtual learning sessions for the students with international mentors across the world.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Co-developing an English Language curriculum with creative activities

  • Planning, preparing and delivering lessons

  • Preparing teaching materials

  • Mentor beneficiaries to improve their listening, speaking, reading and writing skills

  • Checking and assessing beneficiaries work

  • Coordinate virtual learning sessions & workshops with international mentors

  • Provide additional English language mentoring to students and staff

  • Providing English translation services as needed (written + oral)

  • Weekly reporting to the Karam House Site Manager and Director of Operations

  • Reports directly to the Karam House Site Manager and Director of Operations

  • Attending professional development training as needed

  • Other tasks as may be assigned by the Board of Directors, CEO, Karam House Site Manager, or Director of Operations.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum Education: Bachelor’s Degree in English Literature, Creative Writing, or other relevant fields.

  • Native English speaker (preferred)

  • 3-5 years experience in teaching or working with youth

  • Outstanding communication and people skills

  • Excellent spoken and written language skills, with English and Arabic

  • Clear diction

  • Patience

  • Creativity and willingness to learn

  • Good team member

  • Competence in Google Drive (documents, spreadsheets)

LOCATION

Karam House – Reyhanli, Turkey

HOURS

40 hours per week

How to apply:

Fill out the application form and email your CV/resume and cover letter to reyhanli@karamfoundaiton.org and include in the subject line “English Language Mentor Application.”

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