The Center in Auckland has a core staff of 7 tutors. The tutors have worked internationally and bring a wide range of key experience, qualifications and knowledge to the course. All CELTA trainers undergo a rigorous selection and training process that is monitored by Cambridge University. To further enhance quality the Center invests in occasionally recruiting top trainers from other centers around the globe to work at the Auckland Center. To ensure that the trainers are up to date with methodology the Center also encourages the CELTA tutors to work abroad each year on the international circuit.
Being interested in other languages, different cultures and travel, a career in the TEFL industry can be the perfect way to combine these interests with work.
It's an exciting career option for the inquisitive and open minded, moreover, it knows no age boundaries making it a great choice for people looking for a career change later in their working life. People up to and including seventy have attended courses and we think this enriches the course for all candidates.
At a regional and national level demand may fluctuate but globally and overall there has been a sustained high demand for English language teachers. CELTA certification is the best choice to enhance your employability. The course includes workshops dedicated to helping you find the kind of work that you want. As a recognised teacher training centre we also advertise teaching positions for other schools, although we cannot act as a recruitment agency.
The Auckland language Centre was established in 1984. They have offered teacher training courses since 1993. In addition they offer a range of teacher development workshops and courses for practising teachers around the country and continuous in-service training seminars.
The Centre is conveniently located just a few steps away from Auckland’s most vibrant waterfront area the Viaduct, lots of restaurants, cafés and bars, Sky Tower and Queen street. Moreover, the Center is very well connected with other parts of the city, only a few minutes away from the central Britomart transport station and the Ferry terminal.
Imagine an urban environment where everyone lives within half an hour of beautiful beaches, hiking trails and a dozen enchanted holiday islands. Add a sunny climate, a background rhythm of Polynesian culture and a passion for outstanding food, wine and shopping – you’re beginning to get the picture of Auckland.
Auckland's blend of islands, Polynesian culture, glistening harbours and modern city environment creates an unbelievable lifestyle ranked amongst the best in the world. In the Maori language, Auckland is known as Tamaki Makau Rau, the city of 100 lovers. It earned this name because it was a place desired by all and conquered by many. The natural assets of Auckland have made it a dream destination for all kinds of travellers, from doing-it-on-the-cheap backpackers to cost-is-no-issue super yacht owners.
The Auckland region is an antipasto of environments laid out on a huge platter to make one amazing city, boasting three harbours, two mountain ranges, 48 volcanic cones and more than 50 islands.
Auckland's population is approximately 1.3 million, making it by far the largest city in New Zealand, with one third of the country's entire population.
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