Eurasia | ESL Ministries

Opp ID: 010219EA
eurasia russia ukraine central asia teaching english TESOL ESL
SEND Eurasia is looking for workers with some level of ESL certification to empower Eurasian peoples to use English, while also building Gospel-focused relationships with students, and others in their local community. This opportunity is consistently relevant as thousands of people in Eurasia are looking for ways to increase their English-language skills. ESL ministry may be conducted inside or outside of a church setting, with varying degrees of professionalism required, but it is always in support of the larger Gospel outreach goals pursued by local SEND teams.
Country: Central Asia, Eurasia, Russia, Ukraine
Term: Long-Term (3+ years), Mid-Term (1 - 3 years), Short-Term (2 weeks - 1 year)

1. Learn language and culture to the level appropriate for one’s term of service

2. Plan and implement pedagogically sound ESL instruction in cooperation with a local team’s and church’s larger outreach goals.

3. Help local ESL outreach to discern what effective and appropriate ESL materials/strategies to use

4. Build gospel-focused relationships with students and other local community members

5. Fulfillment of TESOL internships may be arranged depending on a particular institution’s requirements

6. Modeling Christlike character, and dependence on God in everyday life

Specific Qualifications:

1. A level of ESL training and/or certification appropriate for one’s term of service

2. TESOL degrees/certification encouraged

3. Initiative taking in relationship building - “people skills”

4. Commitment to make global followers of Christ who will spread the gospel

5. Submission to the power of God's Word to transform lives

Additional Information:
Start Date: This opportunity is on hold, for most applicants. SEND Eurasia expects to resume building our team in this sphere once political conditions allow.