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Climbing the EFL Ladder: Getting That Next Job KOTESOL October 15, 2005 Seoul, Korea. Brian J. English Ph.D. Director, Woosong Language Institute Assistant Professor TESOL-MALL Woosong University – Daejeon, South Korea. KNOW WHAT YOU WANT. KNOW HOW TO GET IT. Planning Your Career Path.

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Climbing the efl ladder getting that next job kotesol october 15 2005 seoul korea

Climbing the EFL Ladder: Getting That Next JobKOTESOL October 15, 2005Seoul, Korea

Brian J. English Ph.D.Director, Woosong Language InstituteAssistant Professor TESOL-MALLWoosong University – Daejeon, South Korea


Know what you want

KNOW WHAT YOU WANT

KNOW HOW TO GET IT


Planning your career path

Planning Your Career Path

  • Know your strengths, weaknesses and goals

  • Know what types of jobs are available

  • Know the requirements for those jobs

  • Have a plan to gain the qualifications for the position you want


Qualification experience

Qualification & Experience

  • What training do you have?

  • Can you teach academic writing?

  • Can you teach TOEFL?

  • Have you ever designed curriculum?

  • Have you ever trained other teachers?

  • Have you ever managed people?

  • What are you doing now to become more qualified??????


The competition for jobs is probably going to get stiffer

The Competition for Jobs is Probably Going to Get Stiffer


Factors that influence the job market

Factors that Influence the Job Market

Supply of Qualified Professionals

  • Exchange rates

  • Increase in MA TESOL Graduates

  • Job Markets in Other Countries

  • Immigration/Labor Regulations


Factors that influence the job market1

Factors that Influence the Job Market

Demand for Qualified Professionals

  • Enrollment Trends in Universities

  • Government Recruitment (EPIK)

  • Local Economy

  • Chinese vs. English


What types of jobs are available

What Types of Jobs Are Available

  • Teaching (K-12, Universities, ESP, Content, Teacher Training, Study Abroad, Test Prep)

  • Writing/Editing of Textbooks

  • Web Design/Maintenance

  • Administration of ESL/EFL Programs

  • Literacy Programs

  • Education for Development

  • NGO’s


If you want a better job do a better job

If you want a better job……do a better job!


Ask yourself this

Ask yourself this:

“What can I do now to help qualify me for a better job?”

  • Design curriculum

  • Mentor New Teachers

  • Participate in Professional Development


Climbing the efl ladder getting that next job kotesol october 15 2005 seoul korea

Thank You

For Additional Information on Woosong:

  • http://vod.woosong.ac.kr/tesol/tesol_intro.htm

  • http://www.wsu.ac.kr/wwwhome/english/about/w_pre_01.html

  • http://www.brianenglish.net/teachersresources.htm


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