Jonathon-3688

Status
Application status: 
Available
Visa Status: 
Not known
Teacher Details
Gender: 
Male
Age: 
23
Nationality: 
British
Have you lived or worked overseas before?: 
No
Details of previous overseas experience: 
I have not had the opportunity yet to work abroad - now is the time! I do however have 9 MONTHS of experience TEACHING in schools in the UK, so will be the ideal candidate for this role.
Placement Preferences
Available Date: 
Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Travel Plans: 
I am travelling alone
Travel Plan Details: 
I am looking to find work ASAP and travel out immediately to begin teaching the world! I seek to fully experience life in Asia.
Location Preferences: 
No preference
Location Preference Details: 
I am open-minded and would love to experience all kinds of different lifestyles. If I find the right school in the right place, I would be eager to start straight away!
Education
Highest Qualification: 
BA
Degree Subject: 
English
University / Institution: 
Manchester Metropolitan University
Grade: 
First (1:1)
Do you have a TEFL certificate: 
Yes
Details of TEFL certificate: 
20-Hours. I developed many practical skills, including classroom management, grammar, planning fun and engaging lessons and working as a team with my peers!
Were you educated in your native country?: 
Yes
Education comments: 
My life journey is to become a great teacher. I have worked in schools for the last year, and my voluntary experience throughout my degree shows my dedication to and love of teaching. I feel inspired working with young people, and I am excited to venture on to the next part of this ongoing journey - teaching English across the world, starting in Asia!
Work Experience
Position 1
Job title: 
Teaching Assistant (3 schools below)
Dates of employment: 
Jan 2017 - July 2017
Summary of role: 
I worked through a top agency in numerous schools, listed below: St. Paul's-Farrington Moss Primary School (July 2017) Worked as part of a team to run a mixed-age after school club Administered appropriate behaviour management The Divine Mercy R.C. Primary School (Feb-June 2017) Planned and delivered daily one-to-one and group teaching in all curriculum areas, including English and phonics, appropriate to the levels of the children Worked with EAL (English as an Additional/second Language) pupils Monitored home-reading levels and homework, including marking Supported with classroom and behaviour management Prepared engaging learning resources Vale View Primary School (Jan-Feb 2017) Delivered full-time one-to-one support in a resource base, working with two SEN children: one with Global Developmental Delay and another with Autism and ADHD Taught rudimentary English language skills to pupils, including those with EAL
Position 2
Job title: 
Trainee Teacher
Dates of employment: 
Oct 2016 - Dec 2016
Summary of role: 
Baguley Hall Primary School Planned and delivered lessons to a mixed-ability Year 6 class, following the guidelines of the national curriculum Read with pupils, including those with EAL Lead classroom and behaviour management, adhering to class and school policy Monitored pupils' levels, as well as marking and evaluating pupils' (and my own) work
Supporting Information
Why do you want to teach overseas?: 
My journey in life is to become a great teacher - and to be a great teacher, you must also be a great learner. My goal is to travel around the world, teaching and learning as I go!
Why are you a suitable candidate for teaching overseas?: 
I am the ideal candidate for teaching oversees because I am hard-working, dedicated and passionate about teaching! I have lots of experience teaching, and have developed a love and talent for working with young people. I am TEFL-certified and just need the opportunity to show what I can achieve teaching English abroad!
Additional Information: 
In addition to teaching, I am also an enthusiastic photographer, who loves going out, seeing new places and meeting new people!