Joined: 17 Mar 2012
|Posted: Wed Aug 08, 2012 2:22 am Post subject: Do I have any chance of getting a job in Kuwait?
Marital status: married eight years; wife has her M.A. in English literature
B.A. in English, University of Nevada (1996)
M.ED. in post-secondary TESOL, University of Nevada (2001)
B.A. in Spanish with a minor in French, Arizona State University (2005)
M.A. in Spanish, Arizona State University (2012)
March to October 1997: Hogwan in Seoul, South Korea.
Autumn 1998: volunteer ESL teacher at Union Settlement, NYC.
Spring 2000: internship at Rio Casino as ESL teacher to employees.
October 2000-June 2003: private language academy in Paris, France. Taught EFL to executives.
Autumn 2003: ESL instructor at a community college in Chicago.
Spring 2007: English and Spanish teacher at a charter school.
July 2007-May 2008: Spanish teacher at a secondary school.
August 2008 - May 2012: full-time Spanish teaching assistant at Arizona State University. Taught Spanish to lower-division students.
August 2011-present: adjunct instructor of ESL and English at a community college.
Languages: fluent French, fluent Spanish, reading knowledge of Portuguese and Italian.
I don't have a Ph.D. and I don't have publications. Do I stand a chance? I am aiming for a job teaching adults at around US$4,000 per month and accommodation provided.