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Apply Online Work-Study Programme B (TEFL Teachers)


I am applying for Work-Study Programme B (TEFL Teachers)

* indicates mandatory fields

* Russian citizens, who wish to apply, should answer all questions, that are applicable, and put N/A where the answer is not applicable, for example, "Have you ever visited Russia?"

A. Personal Details

Surname*:

First name*:

Middle name:

Sex*:

M F

Date of birth*:

City of birth*:

Country of birth*:

Nationality at birth*:

Nationality*:

Native
Language*:

Second
language:

Third
language:

Current contact address*:

Postal code:

Tel.:

Skype address:

E-mail address*:

E-mail address
(alternate):

Do you hold a valid Passport?* Yes No  (if yes, complete this section)

Expiry date:

Encumbrances (all questions must be answered)

Do you know of any reason that might make it difficult for you to fulfill a maximum 9-month contract (e.g. family obligations/illness)?* :

Y N

Do you have any medical conditions that require medication or periodic medical care?*:

Y N

If 'yes' to either question, please explain in the space provided below.

Have you ever been convicted of a felony, or a misdemeanor, involving any violent act, use or possession of a weapon or act of dishonesty for which the record has not been sealed or expunged?*:

Y N

If 'yes', please explain in the space provided below.
B. Educational Details

Highest Academic
Qualification*:

University:

Major:

Graduation Date:

Minor:

Other academic
Qualification:

University:

Major:

Graduation Date:

Minor:

Other Professional Qualifications:

Other coursework and/or experience (please tick boxes)

Anthropology

Health care/ Medicine

Archeology

IT

Architecture

Journalism

Art/ Music

Languages

Business/ Economics

Law

Engineering

Literature

Film/ Media/ TV

Marketing/ Management

C. EFL Qualifications

Do you have a formal qualification in Teaching English as a Foreign Language?*
If 'yes', please complete this section.

Y N

Please indicate which TEFL Qualification(s) you hold.*

CELTA

Trinity TESOL

TEFL/ TESL

DELTA

Trinity Licentiate

BA/ MA TESOL

Training college*:

Location*:

Graduation date*:

Final grade*:

Course duration*:

Teaching practice*:

Y N

Tutor's name*:

Email*:

Tel. Number:

D. TEFL Qualification Waiver

It is Language Link's policy to hire teachers who hold recognized EFL teaching certificates or diplomas. Teachers who do not hold a recognized teaching qualification but who have relevant teaching experience may apply for a waiver from the teaching certificate requirement. To apply for a waiver, please complete Section E below.

E. EFL Experience

Do you have formal experience teaching English as a Foreign Language? *

Yes No

If 'yes', please complete this section. If 'no', please go directly to Section F.

1) Name of school:

From:

To:

Referee:

Telephone No.:

E-mail Address:

2) Name of school:

From:

To:

Referee:

Telephone No.:

E-mail Address:

3) Name of school:

From:

To:

Referee:

Telephone No.:

E-mail Address:

Please describe your previous teaching experience and why you think it should be considered in place of a TEFL qualification.*

Describe the academic support you have received from Senior Teachers, Directors of Studies or other academic supervisors. Academic support includes observations, workshops, tutorials and teaching seminars.*

Have you ever taught General English?*

Yes No

If yes, which levels of General English have you taught?

Beginners

Intermediate

Elementary

Upper-intermediate

Pre-intermediate

Advanced

Please list the names of any coursebooks that you have used to teach General English.

Have you ever taught International Examination classes?*

Yes No

If yes, which International Examination classes have you taught?

FCE

IELTS

CAE

TOEFL

CPE

Other

Please list the names of any coursebooks that you have used to teach International Examinations.

Have you ever taught Young Learner Classes?*

Yes No

If yes, which age groups have you taught?

4-5 year olds

11-13 year olds

6-10 year olds

14-16 year olds

Please list the names of any coursebooks that you have used to teach young learners.

Have you ever...

taught in-company

taught English for Specific Purposes (ESP)

taught Business English

taught English online

What size classes have you taught*?

Individual students (1 to 1)

Groups from 9 - 12 students

Small groups up to 8 students

Large groups > 12 students

Language Link is committed to providing its teachers with the best possible programme of academic support. If selected for employment with Language Link, in which of the following areas would you be most interested in receiving additional academic support. Please note: this question has been designed to assist Language Link to address the academic support needs of its teachers and has no bearing on our teacher selection process.

Presenting/Teaching Grammar

Teaching Young Learners

Classroom Management

Teaching Teens

Teaching Individuals

Teaching Business English?

Teaching Pronunciation

Teaching Mixed Ability Groups

Learning Phonetics

Other, please specify

F. Work-Study Programme Details

Please summarize your previous experience of studying Russian (if any).*

What is your current proficiency level of Russian? (Your level of Russian does not affect your application's chances of success.)*

Beginner

Pre-Intermediate

Intermediate

Upper-Intermediate

Advanced

Speaking

Listening

Reading

Writing

Please select the city where you would like to participate in the work-study programme*

First choice

Second choice

Moscow

St. Petersburg

Volgograd

If you select St Petersburg or Volgograd as your preferred location, please be aware that there are fewer vacancies available in these cities than in Moscow. To improve your application’s chances of success, please confirm that you would be willing to accept a place in Moscow if there are insufficient places to meet demand in your first choice location.

I confirm that I am willing to accept a place in Moscow should no places be available in St Petersburg / Volgograd.

Please state the programme you are applying for.*

12-week

24-week

36-week

* Only strong candidates can be guaranteed teaching hours on a 12-Week programme. This is because short-term teaching contracts are usually intense in nature and involve teaching in companies. Hence, they are usually offered to more experienced teachers.

Please state when you are available to start
(*applications should be received no later than three months prior to the start of the programme):

G. Personal Profile

Describe yourself using three adjectives and explain why you chose them.*

Describe your interests and hobbies and whether you expect to be able to engage in these activities if offered employment in Russia.*

State how you believe a term of employment in Russia will help with your future plans.*

Have you ever lived/ worked abroad for more than three months?*

YesNo

If yes, answer the rest of the questions in this section. If no, answer only the last two questions.

In which countries? Please complete the boxes below.

Country/ City
From
To
Country/ City
From
To
Country/ City
From
To

Have you ever visited Russia?*

YesNo

If yes, please provide us with dates, purpose of visit(s) and places visited.

If accepted for employment, what do you anticipate will be the most challenging aspect of living and working in Russia for you personally?*

H. Professional and Academic References
For applicants without relevant teaching experience, please provide the names and contact information of two referees who have known you in either a professional or academic capacity*
Referee No. 1
Contact Information
Referee No. 2
Contact Information
Name:*
Title*:
E-Mail:*
Tel.:
Fax:
Name:*
Title*:
E-Mail:*
Tel.:
Fax:
NB. For ease and efficiency of communication, e-mail addresses are preferable.
H. Where You Heard About Us
Where did you find out about this Language Link job opportunity (please check all applicable fields)?*
goabroad.com tefl.com From a former participant
studyabroad.com transitionsabroad.com From my university
teachabroad.com Russian Life Other (please state)
findagapjob.com expat.ru


If you used a search engine, which one did you use?

Google Yahoo MSN
Other (please state)
I. Declaration

I declare that I have not knowingly made any false statements in this application form. I understand that the giving of false information may result in my expulsion from the Language Link programme.*


I agree









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