TERAKKI FOUNDATION SCHOOLS SEEK ENGLISH TEACHERS FOR THE 2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR
Terakki Foundation Schools
February 21, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
DETAILS: For the 2018-2019 academic year, Terakki Foundation Schools in Istanbul are accepting applications from qualified primary, middle, and secondary school EFL teachers. Positions are available at both our European and Asian-side campuses. Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
QUALIFICATIONS: We seek hard-working, creative team players who can contribute to the continuous development of our English-language programs. Candidates must have a B.A./B.Ed in TEFL/TESOL and at least three years of relevant experience. Candidates with a B.A./B.Ed in other fields must also have TEFL/TESL/TESOL/CELTA certification. Preferred candidates will have either the DELTA or a relevant M.A./M.Ed.
SALARY AND BENEFITS: Salary is highly competitive, paid monthly in US dollars. Private health insurance, a plane ticket home (plus a return ticket for continuing employees), and daily buffet-style school lunches are also included in the package.
JOB SUMMARY: English teachers at Terakki have a wide range of responsibilities, including yearly and weekly planning, curriculum and materials development, exam and assessment tool preparation, and instruction. They are expected to implement the Foreign Languages Department curriculum on the classroom level and to ensure that all students are receiving an education in line with our departmental mission and meeting our school’s high academic standards.
About Terakki Foundation Schools
Founded in 1877, Terakki Foundation Schools is one of the most prestigious K-12 institutions in Turkey. Our school is located on the European side of Istanbul and is home to over 3,000 students, teachers and administration and support staff members. The Terakki Foreign Languages Department is an integral part of the education of all Terakki students and is made up of a faculty of 100 teachers, with instruction given in English, French, German, and Spanish, each as a foreign language. Our curriculum is based on the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), covering levels A1-C1, and is implemented through a communicative approach to language learning. In this context, we draw upon the considerable experience and expertise of our faculty to instruct our students using mixed methodologies in over 5,000 contact hours from kindergarten through high school.