Ross-4219

Status
Application status: 
Available
Visa Status: 
Not known
Teacher Details
Gender: 
Male
Age: 
23
Nationality: 
British
Have you lived or worked overseas before?: 
Yes
Details of previous overseas experience: 
Erasmus Exchange Program: Univerzita Karlova Praha (January 2016– June 2016) (Charles University Prague) Czech Republic. Modules studied; Sociology of European Integration, Two Decades of Social Change in the Czech Republic, Landscape and Sociology, Nations and Nationalism, Sociology and Ideology. Reflecting report: a 3,000-word essay on the Erasmus experiences and personal and development rewards.
Placement Preferences
Available Date: 
Friday, June 1, 2018
Travel Plans: 
I am travelling alone
Location Preferences: 
No preference
Education
Highest Qualification: 
BA
Degree Subject: 
Sociology
University / Institution: 
University of Derby
Grade: 
2:2
Do you have a TEFL certificate: 
Yes
Details of TEFL certificate: 
Modules studied: The Roles of the Teacher, The Roles of the Learner, Pronunciation, Teaching grammar, Teaching Vocabulary, Receptive and Pronunciation, Lesson planning, professional classroom teaching skills, Classroom Management, testing and assessments, Games and Activities.
Were you educated in your native country?: 
Yes
Work Experience
Position 1
Job title: 
Travel Money Adviser
Dates of employment: 
09/2016- Current
Summary of role: 
This role included; providing genuine customer service cash handling with over 50 currencies, complying with government fraud regulations and money laundering legislation, enforcing bank transaction limits and checks, daily business, Employing vigilance to assess whether further checks are needed, managing the bureau alone including opening and closing, contributed towards training staff.
Position 2
Job title: 
Customer service consultant
Dates of employment: 
02/2013- 12/2015
Summary of role: 
This role included; proactively following objectives outlined in legislation to ensure safe gambling by the Department for Media, Culture and Sport, interacting with potential problem gamblers when safe and necessary, meeting and greeting customers, delivering outstanding customer service, settling complex bets and mediating them to customers, managing branches with cashier/alone including opening and closing.
Supporting Information
Why do you want to teach overseas?: 
I would like to teach English overseas so that I can experience a different culture and enrich myself by taking part in an alternative way of life. I am also keen to help learners of English to progress and grow while building on my own skills, testing my abilities and conquering my weaknesses and doubts.
Why are you a suitable candidate for teaching overseas?: 
I am enthusiastic and outgoing, I work with determination and drive while applying compassion and understand to whose I meet. I feel I would be a good candidate as I would strive to present interesting and engaging ways to get students to interact and learn my language.