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Application Status: Approved
Visa Status: Not Known

Teacher Details:


Name: Melanie
Teacher ID: 10105
Nationality: British
Have you lived or worked overseas before?: Yes

Placement Preferences


Available Date: 26th October 2020
Travel Plans: I am travelling alone
Location Preferences: Town, Rural, Coastal

Education


Highest Qualification: BA
Degree Subject: English Literature and Creative Writing
University / Institution: Aberystwyth University
Grade: Predicted 2.1
Do you have a TEFL certificate: No
Details of TEFL certificate:
Were you educated in your native country?: Yes
Education comments:

My grade is predicted as I will not receive my final degree grade until July 2020. I will not receive my degree certificate until August 2020.
I also took a TESOL module at university in my second year and I mentored a Korean student in English.
I do not have a TESOL or TEFL certification but I hope to gain one in future.

Work Experience

Position


Job title: Volunteer
Employer: Dudley Canal and Tunnel Trust
Date of employment: April 2016-September 2016
Summary of role:

• Befriending
• Customer Service
• Communication skills
• Facilitated group communication and interaction
• Organization

Position


Job title: Salesperson
Employer: HSL Furniture
Date of employment: July 2013- 19/01/2015
Summary of role:

• Direct sales
• Sales Administration
• Banking
• Inhouse computer system work (FSM)
• Relationship building sales
• Upselling and cross selling
• Key holder duties
• Trained new staff
• Management and resolution of complaints and queries
• Front of house, Reception duties

Position


Job title: RFID Technician
Employer: Backstage library works
Date of employment: August 2012- 29/03/2013
Summary of role:

• RFID Technician
• Cataloguing books using Dewey decimal system
• Stacks/Archive work with historical Shakespeare collection
• Working to very strict hourly and daily targets
• Working with a high degree of accuracy
• Keeping work to a very high standard du to historical importance of books
• Cleaning and keeping portable work area tidy

Supporting Information:

Why do you want to teach overseas?:

I love experiencing new cultures and travelling and I enjoy learning new languages.
I helped a Korean student with their English at University and I also took a TESOL module,
I truly enjoyed the experience. I have also done peer teaching as a part of my TESOL module.
I am a patient, kind and enthusiastic, teacher who enjoys teaching people of all ages.
I love literature and would really enjoy sharing English literature with students and learning more about Korean literature too.
English is a fun language and I would really enjoy teaching it to those who truly want to learn.

Why are you a suitable candidate for teaching overseas?:

I have travelled in the past and I love getting involved and experiencing new cultures.
I am a mature, patient, kind and hard-working person who is very polite and respectful.
I enjoy languages and I am teaching myself basic Korean at the moment.
I also enjoy helping others with English, I used to help friends with spelling at school.
I often proofread friends university work and I enjoyed mentoring a Korean student in my second year.
I loved learning more about English and English literature at university and I now feel more prepared to teach English.
I believe language learning should be vibrant and fun and I would enjoy teaching children of all ages.

Additional information:

I do not have experience or a TESOL/CELTA/TEFL certification but I hope to gain more experience soon.

I prefer to work somewhere rural, by the sea, as I love the countryside and scenic places where I can enjoy the coast and lots of walking.

I cannot drive so access to public travel is very important.

If housing is provided I would not want to share and want to live alone, if this is an issue I prefer to find my own housing.

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applicant Photo

Application Status: Approved
Visa Status: Not Known

Teacher Details:


Name: Melanie
Teacher ID: 10105
Nationality: British
Have you lived or worked overseas before?: Yes

Placement Preferences


Available Date: 26th October 2020
Travel Plans: I am travelling alone
Location Preferences: Town, Rural, Coastal

Education


Highest Qualification: BA
Degree Subject: English Literature and Creative Writing
University / Institution: Aberystwyth University
Grade: Predicted 2.1
Do you have a TEFL certificate: No
Details of TEFL certificate:
Were you educated in your native country?: Yes
Education comments:

My grade is predicted as I will not receive my final degree grade until July 2020. I will not receive my degree certificate until August 2020.
I also took a TESOL module at university in my second year and I mentored a Korean student in English.
I do not have a TESOL or TEFL certification but I hope to gain one in future.

Work Experience

Position


Job title: Volunteer
Employer: Dudley Canal and Tunnel Trust
Date of employment: April 2016-September 2016
Summary of role:

• Befriending
• Customer Service
• Communication skills
• Facilitated group communication and interaction
• Organization

Position


Job title: Salesperson
Employer: HSL Furniture
Date of employment: July 2013- 19/01/2015
Summary of role:

• Direct sales
• Sales Administration
• Banking
• Inhouse computer system work (FSM)
• Relationship building sales
• Upselling and cross selling
• Key holder duties
• Trained new staff
• Management and resolution of complaints and queries
• Front of house, Reception duties

Position


Job title: RFID Technician
Employer: Backstage library works
Date of employment: August 2012- 29/03/2013
Summary of role:

• RFID Technician
• Cataloguing books using Dewey decimal system
• Stacks/Archive work with historical Shakespeare collection
• Working to very strict hourly and daily targets
• Working with a high degree of accuracy
• Keeping work to a very high standard du to historical importance of books
• Cleaning and keeping portable work area tidy

Supporting Information:

Why do you want to teach overseas?:

I love experiencing new cultures and travelling and I enjoy learning new languages.
I helped a Korean student with their English at University and I also took a TESOL module,
I truly enjoyed the experience. I have also done peer teaching as a part of my TESOL module.
I am a patient, kind and enthusiastic, teacher who enjoys teaching people of all ages.
I love literature and would really enjoy sharing English literature with students and learning more about Korean literature too.
English is a fun language and I would really enjoy teaching it to those who truly want to learn.

Why are you a suitable candidate for teaching overseas?:

I have travelled in the past and I love getting involved and experiencing new cultures.
I am a mature, patient, kind and hard-working person who is very polite and respectful.
I enjoy languages and I am teaching myself basic Korean at the moment.
I also enjoy helping others with English, I used to help friends with spelling at school.
I often proofread friends university work and I enjoyed mentoring a Korean student in my second year.
I loved learning more about English and English literature at university and I now feel more prepared to teach English.
I believe language learning should be vibrant and fun and I would enjoy teaching children of all ages.

Additional information:

I do not have experience or a TESOL/CELTA/TEFL certification but I hope to gain more experience soon.

I prefer to work somewhere rural, by the sea, as I love the countryside and scenic places where I can enjoy the coast and lots of walking.

I cannot drive so access to public travel is very important.

If housing is provided I would not want to share and want to live alone, if this is an issue I prefer to find my own housing.