TEFL Certified English Teacher

I am a licensed English teacher with a BA in English Language and Literature, a Merit Level TEFL Certificate, and I have been teaching English for just shy of 15 years at a wide range of places including language centers, universities, and an international school. I also have extensive experience teaching IELTS, TOFEL, FCE, IGCSE, and SAT test prep.  I have native-level proficiency and an American accent.

Last Resume Update December 12, 2018
Address Urmia, Iran, Islamic Republic of
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Experience

Treepat Kindergarten
English Teacher
Jun 2018 - Current
- Helped children get used to learning in the classroom and develop key linguistic and interpersonal skills

- Encouraged the focus on the patterns, tones, and rhythms of English using appealing chants and songs

- Reinforced language learning by offering visual puzzles, fine motor skills work, listening input, games, and opportunities for oral practice

- Taught primary and adult English courses in the evenings and on the weekends
Fakhir Mergasori International School
English and Humanities Head of Department
Aug 2016 - Sep 2017
- Trained English teachers, completed observations and evaluations of grade 5-10 English teaching staff

- Marked grade 9 and 10 English essays and written exams and reviewed ~ 1000 essays per term

- Held extra IGCSE preparatory classes for grade 10 students and marked their mock exams

- Coordinated with middle and high school academic administrators

- Taught English and Social Studies to grade 9 and 10 students and subbed for grade 5-10 during teacher absences

- Co-organized an international essay competition on the topic of climate change resulting in a grade 10 student receiving second place out of ~1200 international entries from more than 75 countries
SABIS University
English Instructor
Sep 2014 - May 2016
- Taught 30 hour-per-week English Foundations course focused on reading, writing, speaking, and listening but with an emphasis on reading and writing

- Taught English for Specific Purposes (ESP) classes on Public Speaking, English for Engineers, English for Management, and evening Community English classes

- Marked 80 papers 3 times per term of up to 6 pages per paper

- Attended weekly department and admin meetings, and completed 3 training sessions of 2 weeks each
Ishik University
English Instructor
Oct 2013 - Jul 2014
- Taught 20 hour-per-week prep school English focused on reading and writing to university students

- Advised students, invigilated and marked exams, gave detailed feedback on writing exams

- Attended weekly seminars on Teaching Methodology, Linguistics, and English Literature
A.S.Ehsan Language School
English Instructor and Teacher Trainer
Aug 2002 - Mar 2013
- Trained English teachers, completed observations and evaluations, reviewed lesson plans

- Attended workshops and trainings, R&D sessions, and weekly staff meetings

- Taught ESL exam preparatory courses including but not limited to TOEFL (iBT and pBT), IELTS (academic and general module), and FCE

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