Thursday, 12 September 2013

Our New School in Ragusa

English International School Ora Anche a Ragusa! 

Sono aperte le iscrizioni per i nostri corsi 2013/2014 che iniziano questo mese a la scuola nuova a Ragusa.

Non perdere tempo!

Contatta la scuola adesso per avere maggiori informazioni sui corsi e sui servizi che ti offriamo.

Ricorda che il Cambridge English è il leader mondiale per le certificazioni di inglese come L2 (lingua seconda), riconosciute da migliaia di aziende, Università e uffici amministrativi e governativi.

Inoltre, uno stimato 75% di tutte le telefonate d'affari avvengono in inglese: studiando questa lingua migliorerai le tue prospettive di carriera e di affari.

Fai il primo passo, il futuro ti aspetta...

Centro Giorgio La Pira in via Giorgio La Pira, 1 (Secondo Piano), Ragusa
Chiama: 0932 625444

Wednesday, 11 September 2013

Work With Us - Two Qualified Teachers Required

Location: Sicily (1 position in Modica, 1 position in Ragusa), ItalyDeadline: Saturday 14. September 2013Experience: 1 year
Summary:
2 CELTA QUALIFIED TEACHERS REQUIRED IN THE SOUTH OF SICILY

Enthusiastic, full-time mother-tongue English language teachers required from October 2013 to June 2014.
Details:
2 CELTA QUALIFIED TEACHERS REQUIRED IN THE SOUTH OF SICILY

Enthusiastic, full-time mother-tongue English language teachers required from October 2013 to June 2014.

We are independent language school in the south east of Sicily. Our school in Modica is long established with an excellent reputation and we have recently expanded, opening a second school in neighbouring Ragusa.
We are a small team with a good working atmosphere. Our standards are high and we achieve excellent exam results. Our students are enthusiastic about English and enjoy attending their lessons in our well-equipped classrooms.
Qualifications:
Position One - MODICA

Teaching English to children and adults. For this role, we require a teacher who would particularly enjoy working with lower level students. Teaching Cambridge English (Key, Preliminary, First) - course materials are provided. The teacher will be required to work off-site as we have contracts in public schools & local businesses (travel expenses will be paid, this is to be discussed during the interview).
Qualifications:
CELTA (Essential - We do not accept other TEFL certificates as we are a Cambridge centre).
Degree in any discipline (Preferred).
Driving Licence (Preferred)
One Years Experience (Preferred - We will consider newly qualified teachers with the right approach for this position - full management support will be given).


Position Two - Ragusa

Working in our newly opened Ragusa school. Teaching English to children and adults. For this role, we require a teacher who is confident to teach students at all levels and someone who can work on their own initiative. Teaching Cambridge English (Key, Preliminary, First, Advanced) - course materials are provided. The teacher will be required to work off-site as we have contracts in public schools & local businesses (travel expenses will be paid - this will be discussed during the interview).
Qualifications:
CELTA (Essential - We do not accept other TEFL certificates as we are a Cambridge centre).
Degree in any discipline (Preferred).
Driving Licence (Essential)
Two Years Experience (Essential - For this position we require an experienced, confident teacher, as you will be working as the only teacher in the school some of the time, although management support will be given).


Please state which position you are interested in when you apply. 
Compensation:
Salary:

We offer a basic monthly salary of €900 for 22.5 teaching hours per week.
Additional hours will be paid at a rate of €10 per hour.
When working offsite, all travel expenses will be recompensed - we will also pay travel time (details of this will be discussed in the interview).


Accommodation:

We will provide teacher's with assistance and advice in finding suitable accommodation.


About Modica and Ragusa:

Modica and Ragusa are historical towns in the south-east of Sicily. Both have a good cultural base. Modica is famous for it's chocolate and it's 100 churches, Ragusa is the region's capital with a wonderful historic centre & a bustling modern town. The surrounding areas are very beautiful, a mixture of historic hill-towns, Sicilian traditions and fantastic beaches for the summer months. Our closest airports are Catania and Comiso, both of which offer flights to the UK.


Please send your application to: Sally Turton, Director of Studies - hello@englishinternationalschool.it

Friday, 6 September 2013

Enrolling Now for 2013/14


Don't delay! 

Contact the school now to find out more about the courses and services we can offer. 

Remember Cambridge English is the leading global provider of English as an additional language, with thousands of businesses, universities and governments accepting these qualifications. 

An estimated 75% of all international business phone calls are conducted in English - studying this language will improve your business and your career prospects. 

Take the first step, the future is waiting...



Tuesday, 3 September 2013

New School Year - 2013/14

Welcome back!

We hope you have all had a wonderful summer.  

Congratulations to those who took Cambridge exams in July.  The percentage of passes for this years exams have been fantastic.  Our Young Learners all achieved certificates, a good average of passes for Key students, a very high percentage of passes for Preliminary, super results for those who took the First Certificate - including one Pass with Distinction and 100% of our Advanced level students were successful.  

And so a new school year begins.  

We are enrolling now for classes starting in September.  Please telephone the school for details and to arrange an appointment.