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Greece - Volunteer Refugee English Teacher

Posted By: Second Tree
Date: Wed, 7 Apr 2021 GMT

The Position

We are looking for volunteer teachers for a minimum commitment of 10 weeks, to deliver English classes to refugees and asylum seekers in Ioannina and the Epirus region. The ideal candidate(s) will have experience teaching English as a foreign/second language and will possess a strong understanding of or passion for the context we work in (refugee crisis). Experience delivering educational activities to vulnerable populations is a strong advantage.

The role will include:

Delivering daily classes to the population at assigned site;
Preparing class materials;
Ensuring student engagement and progress;
Working closely with the Programme Manager to ensure the programme is being delivered to the expected standards of Second Tree;

Skills Required:

Degree in teaching and/or Certification in English language teaching (TEFL/TESOL/CELTA or equivalent);
Be accountable and efficient, making sure that tasks that you take up are completed in the agreed timeframe
Be honest and transparent, being able to give and receive feedback in the most straightforward way
Have a strong sense of humor, being able to make fun of yourself is key
Care for people, the interests of the people we work with should always be your first concern
Instil the values above in the people that work with you
Ability to work in a multi-cultural, multi-ethnic, multi-level classroom;
Ability to work independently and in a team;
Ability to meet deadlines and manage own workload;
Ability to work in a high-intensity environment;
Adaptable, flexible attitude and approach to teaching and classroom management;
Strong communication, inter-personal and writing skills;
Ability to communicate in an open, honest, direct manner;

We Offer

Accommodation in a shared house.
Transportation to/from work.
After completion of a three month trial, if you commit long-term, small monthly expenses refund.

In certain periods of the year, demand is extremely high, and the volunteer houses might be full. If you have the means to pay for your own accommodation, please let us know. We would still be happy to host you if space is available. However, in a situation where the volunteer houses are full, this would allow us to offer a volunteering opportunity to someone that cannot afford to pay rent.

How to Apply

Please send the following to Giovanni Fontana at: volunteers@secondtree.org

1) Your CV

2) Your cover letter

3) Copy of your teaching qualifications

In your mail, please:

4) Put “English Teacher Candidate” as the subject line

5) Specify the dates you would be available to volunteer (starting date and length)

6) At the end of the email, copy-paste the link of the ad you are responding to

If the application includes all of these we will get back to you in a maximum of 48hs.

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