UNIT GROUP 2493 TEACHERS OF ENGLISH TO SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES
TEACHERS OF ENGLISH TO SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES teach classes in English to students whose first language is a language other than English.

Indicative Skill Level:
In Australia:

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Tasks Include:

    • assessing the extent of language difficulties in students for whom English is a second language
    • teaching students individually and in small groups out of the regular classroom, and assisting students within normal classroom settings
    • teaching students English language skills using a variety of methods including lecture and visual demonstration
    • providing assistance to other classroom teachers by designing special teaching programs for students with English language difficulties
    • designing and producing teaching materials and adapting existing materials
    • preparing course outlines and goals
    • assigning lessons, correcting homework, and preparing and grading exams
    • analysing, recording and reporting progress to regular classroom teachers, parents and students

Occupation:

249311 Teacher of English to Speakers of Other Languages


249311 TEACHER OF ENGLISH TO SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES

Alternative Title:

English as a Second Language Teacher
Teaches classes in English to students whose first language is a language other than English.

Skill Level: 1