Ways to Serve

Conexion Training Program Director

Panama City, Panama

Coordinate a language program and teach English to missionaries.

Ministry description

Conexion Training is looking for a missionary willing to coordinate the language program with our partner agency, PAAM, and teach English as a Foreign Language classes in Panama City, Panama. Work with an international, multicultural team of teachers and missionaries. Students are missionaries from Latin American countries, learning English as a part of their pre-field training.

Responsibilities

  • Promote, process and receive students from all over Latin America coming to attend the program
  • Manage class schedules, teachers and students
  • Understand the roles and responsibilities of different team members
  • Review and provide input on all teacher lesson plans
  • Teach English when necessary
  • Organize and lead teacher training sessions and events for students and teachers
  • Mentor the Conexion training teachers and students from different countries on their way to their field.
  • Practice English with the students at different points in the week
  • Actively seek out practice partners.

Qualifications

  • Applicants must demonstrate high proficiency in English and be clear communicators
  • Spanish proficiency is preferred
  • Experience in administration, TESOL and/or linguistics is preferred but not necessary
  • Interested missionaries with no director experience can apply understanding that they may be required first teach EFL classes as teachers and work their way up to a director's role
  • We provide teacher training for those who do not have certification or education in TESOL

How to apply

For more information, contact infopanama@conexiontraining.org.