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Application Status: Approved
Visa Status: Not Known

Teacher Details:


Name: Peter
Teacher ID: 4146
Nationality: British
Have you lived or worked overseas before?: Yes

Placement Preferences


Available Date: 7th February 2018
Travel Plans: I am travelling with a partner
Location Preferences: City, Town, Coastal

Education


Highest Qualification: BA
Degree Subject: Environmental Science
University / Institution: University of Leeds
Grade: 2:2
Do you have a TEFL certificate: Yes
Details of TEFL certificate:

CELTA TEFL (Grade B)

Were you educated in your native country?: Yes
Education comments:

Work Experience

Position


Job title: Virtual Assistant
Employer: Multiple
Date of employment: June – December 2018
Summary of role:

My main duties included article writing, guest blogging, SEO, content marketing and social media marketing.

Position


Job title: Marketing and Promotion
Employer: Seed
Date of employment: November 2017 – March 2018
Summary of role:

This work involved being part of ‘tours’ around the UK promoting and marketing different brands, such as Vodafone, Amazon and Pepsi.

Position


Job title: Freelance writer
Employer: self-employed
Date of employment: May 2017 – November 2017
Summary of role:

worked as a freelance travel writer and created my own blog about nature travel.

Position


Job title: Team Member and Warehouse Manager
Employer: Homebase
Date of employment: 2016-2017
Summary of role:

Driving delivery van, shop floor, in charge of the warehouse

Position


Job title: Community education and conservation work
Employer: Waitui conservation and Panasesa resort
Date of employment: 2015
Summary of role:

Worked with rural communities in Fiji and Papua New Guinea educating them on the benefits and need for more sustainable living practices and developed a reef conservation project and a turtle conservation programme.

Position


Job title: Dive shop manager
Employer: Liquid Adventures
Date of employment: 2014
Summary of role:

Managed a dive shop in Mozambique and volunteered as a teaching assistant at a local school.

Position


Job title: English teacher
Employer: Seok Jeong Girls’ Middle School
Date of employment: 2010-2012
Summary of role:

Spent two years living and working in rural South Korea where I was responsible for: planning and teaching conversational English classes; creating the end-of-term speaking and listening tests; and running English summer camps for local schools.

Position


Job title: PADI Scuba Diving Instructor
Employer: Multiple
Date of employment: 2006-2010
Summary of role:

Worked in the leisure and tourism industry as a scuba diving instructor and dive shop manager. -Lived and worked in Thailand; Dominican Republic; Vanuatu; Philippines and Mozambique. – Responsible for all aspects of teaching courses, leading dives, dive planning and dive logistics. – Developed marketing, promotions, management and sales skills. -Worked with and taught people from a range of different cultures and backgrounds. -Recorded 2000+ dives

Supporting Information:

Why do you want to teach overseas?:

I love living overseas, experiencing new cultures and meeting people from different backgrounds to mine. I want to teach because I really miss being a teacher and interacting with people in an education setting

Why are you a suitable candidate for teaching overseas?:

I have years of experience living overseas so I would not find it difficult to adapt to new surroundings. Until recently, I have spent pretty much my whole working life involved with education and teaching on some level.

Additional information:

I have a half-sleeve tattoo on my right upper arm that can be covered by a shirt, but would be seen if wearing a t-shirt outside of work.

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applicant Photo

Application Status: Approved
Visa Status: Not Known

Teacher Details:


Name: Peter
Teacher ID: 4146
Nationality: British
Have you lived or worked overseas before?: Yes

Placement Preferences


Available Date: 7th February 2018
Travel Plans: I am travelling with a partner
Location Preferences: City, Town, Coastal

Education


Highest Qualification: BA
Degree Subject: Environmental Science
University / Institution: University of Leeds
Grade: 2:2
Do you have a TEFL certificate: Yes
Details of TEFL certificate:

CELTA TEFL (Grade B)

Were you educated in your native country?: Yes
Education comments:

Work Experience

Position


Job title: Virtual Assistant
Employer: Multiple
Date of employment: June – December 2018
Summary of role:

My main duties included article writing, guest blogging, SEO, content marketing and social media marketing.

Position


Job title: Marketing and Promotion
Employer: Seed
Date of employment: November 2017 – March 2018
Summary of role:

This work involved being part of ‘tours’ around the UK promoting and marketing different brands, such as Vodafone, Amazon and Pepsi.

Position


Job title: Freelance writer
Employer: self-employed
Date of employment: May 2017 – November 2017
Summary of role:

worked as a freelance travel writer and created my own blog about nature travel.

Position


Job title: Team Member and Warehouse Manager
Employer: Homebase
Date of employment: 2016-2017
Summary of role:

Driving delivery van, shop floor, in charge of the warehouse

Position


Job title: Community education and conservation work
Employer: Waitui conservation and Panasesa resort
Date of employment: 2015
Summary of role:

Worked with rural communities in Fiji and Papua New Guinea educating them on the benefits and need for more sustainable living practices and developed a reef conservation project and a turtle conservation programme.

Position


Job title: Dive shop manager
Employer: Liquid Adventures
Date of employment: 2014
Summary of role:

Managed a dive shop in Mozambique and volunteered as a teaching assistant at a local school.

Position


Job title: English teacher
Employer: Seok Jeong Girls’ Middle School
Date of employment: 2010-2012
Summary of role:

Spent two years living and working in rural South Korea where I was responsible for: planning and teaching conversational English classes; creating the end-of-term speaking and listening tests; and running English summer camps for local schools.

Position


Job title: PADI Scuba Diving Instructor
Employer: Multiple
Date of employment: 2006-2010
Summary of role:

Worked in the leisure and tourism industry as a scuba diving instructor and dive shop manager. -Lived and worked in Thailand; Dominican Republic; Vanuatu; Philippines and Mozambique. – Responsible for all aspects of teaching courses, leading dives, dive planning and dive logistics. – Developed marketing, promotions, management and sales skills. -Worked with and taught people from a range of different cultures and backgrounds. -Recorded 2000+ dives

Supporting Information:

Why do you want to teach overseas?:

I love living overseas, experiencing new cultures and meeting people from different backgrounds to mine. I want to teach because I really miss being a teacher and interacting with people in an education setting

Why are you a suitable candidate for teaching overseas?:

I have years of experience living overseas so I would not find it difficult to adapt to new surroundings. Until recently, I have spent pretty much my whole working life involved with education and teaching on some level.

Additional information:

I have a half-sleeve tattoo on my right upper arm that can be covered by a shirt, but would be seen if wearing a t-shirt outside of work.