English Teacher Apprenticeship
Ukrainian Evangelical Theological Seminary (UETS) in Kyiv, Ukraine is offering 1 to 2-year teaching apprenticeships to bachelor degree students or recent graduates to teach English 8-12 hours/week to theology and music students preparing for ministry. The mission of UETS is to assist the church in fulfilling the Great Commission by effectively training ministers of the Gospel.
· Current bachelor degree student or recent graduate of language teacher preparation program (BA or higher in TESOL or similar major preferred, CELTA/TEFL certificate minimum)
· A team player that is willing to work alongside a seminary staff that is mostly Ukrainian
· An interest in developing professional language teaching skills
· A desire to serve in cross-cultural ministry and participate strategically in training future ministers of the Gospel for Ukraine, Russia and Central Asia.
· A willingness to learn Ukrainian culture and a local language (Russian and/or Ukrainian)
One key component of students' training at UETS is English. English is essential for our students to get a quality theological education and to be prepared for cross-cultural ministry. As an English teacher intern with UETS you will:
· Prepare lessons and teach English 8-12 hours a week.
· Assess students' language knowledge and progress.
· Perform peer teaching observations and evaluations.
· Plan and organize English-language related extracurricular activities.
· Help with occasional intensive language courses.
· Attend occasional local TEFL/TESOL conferences.
Free room and board. Dorm-style accommodations with shared kitchen and bathroom on campus in the beautiful Pushcha-Vodytsia neighborhood in Kyiv, Ukraine. Nearby regular tram and bus lines connect the historic neighborhood to the main city. There is a fitness room, some sports facilities, music practice rooms, and a cafeteria on campus that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. A small grocery store is within walking distance of the seminary, but it is only a 15-20 minute bus ride to Lavina Mall, the largest shopping center in Ukraine. Free, hi-speed campus-wide WI-FI.WORKING ENVIRONMENT
A seminary campus with recently renovated academic facilities and office space. Newly remodeled (2017) classrooms with whiteboards, projectors and sound systems. Campus-wide hi-speed internet. Mostly Ukrainian staff and faculty.INTERNSHIP