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Website MAYFLOWER COLLEGE

A world leader in Aviation English training & testing

THE COMPANY

Mayflower College and our courses are “Accredited by the British Council” and Mayflower College is a member of English UK. We were established in 1988 and pre-pandemic welcomed approximately 1,000 learners (from 50+ countries) each year to Plymouth, UK.

Since 1992 we have specialised in Aviation English (courses for pilots / controllers, teachers and examiners).

Our sister company is the founder / owner of the world’s leading test of Aviation English – approximately 40,000 pilots and controllers have taken T.E.A. (Test of English for Aviation – here) throughout the world.

Mayflower College is also an IELTS test centre.

AVIATION ENGLISH

Our work in ‘Aviation English’ is focused on meeting the ICAO Language Proficiency Standards (here) . We are language specialists, not aviation operational specialists.

For this vacancy, while experience in Aviation English would be much preferred it is not essential.

JOB OVERVIEW

The successful applicant will teach (using Mayflower College materials) on the following online Zoom courses:

1) Teachers of Aviation English (here) – these courses focus on helping teachers effectively prepare their students (typically pilots and air traffic controllers) to reach ‘ICAO Level 4’ and above.

2) Rating Aviation English (here) – these courses focus on training examiners to rate oral / aural English according to the ICAO Language Proficiency descriptors.

The successful candidate will also need to qualify as a T.E.A. examiner.

PERSON SPECIFICATIONShere

JOB SPECIFICATIONS

Training (up to 50 hours) will be provided to successful applicants.

Pay:

£15 per hour during the training period.
£25 per hour when qualified.

In 2022 we have scheduled 7 one-week courses for Teachers of Aviation English and 7 one-week courses for Raters of Aviation English.  Each one-week course lasts for 25 contact hours.

Successful applicants will be expected to commit to teaching on a minimum of 6 one-week courses throughout the 2022.

HOW TO APPLY

In the first instance, please send CV and covering letter to [email protected]