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British Council: IELTS Examiners, April 2017
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British Council: IELTS Examiners, April 2017

The British Council is the world's leading cultural relations organization and creates opportunities for people in the UK and worldwide to understand each other, to work together and learn from one another. They see this as crucial to building secure, more prosperous and sustainable futures for everyone

Job Description 

  • They are looking for examiners to conduct one to one interviews with IELTS candidates to assess their spoken English according to set requirements, and assess written scripts produced by candidates under exam conditions.

Role Overview 

  • Examiners are recruited on a casual basis and are expected to examine at least ten sessions a year at regular intervals.
  • IELTS examinations regularly take place in Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt. Therefore, they are looking for examiners who live in, or within relatively easy reach of these cities. They may occasionally run examinations in other cities in Nigeria.
  • Training of successful candidates will be after shortlisting.

Requirements

  • An undergraduate degree or a qualification which can be demonstrated to be equivalent to an undergraduate degree.
  • A recognized qualification in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) / Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) / or recognized equivalent as part of a recognized university award course.**
  • At least 3 years full time (14 hours per week minimum or the equivalent part time) relevant TESOL/TEFL teaching experience (minimum one year post certificate level qualification). The majority of this teaching experience must relate to adult students (16 years and over).
  • The required professional attributes and interpersonal skills. Please see our recruitment pack for more details.
  • UK qualifications: CELTA; DELTA; Cert. TESOL; Dip. TESOL; PGCE; B Ed.; M Ed; MA Applied Linguistics. Assessed teaching practice and ESOL/EFL studies at cert. level must be part of the course.

To apply click here

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