* — 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?"
I am applying for Work-Study Programme B (TEFL Teachers)
A. Personal Details
EncumbrancesAll questions must be answered
If 'yes' to either question, please explain in the space provided below.
Please explain in the space provided below.
B. Educational Details
Other Professional Qualifications
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. Other professional experience
Do you have formal experience teaching English as a Foreign Language?*
If 'yes', please complete this section. If 'no', please go directly to Section F.
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.*
F. Work-Study Programme Details
Please summarize your previous experience of studying Russian* If any
Please select the city where you would like to participate in the work-study 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.*
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*
NB. For ease and efficiency of communication, e-mail addresses are preferable.
I. Where You Heard About Us