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What opportunities are available at Wall Street English?

At Wall Street English, we highly value our staff and wish to ensure there are many opportunities not just to advance and excel within your internal department, but also the opportunity to expand your skills set and knowledge into alternative departments. If you are part of our corporate team, we provide a wide selection of training and development through conferences, workshops, and access to online learning programs. This will help you to improve your skills, communication, and personal development. You can find out more about our current employee journeys here.

 

To find out more about a career at Wall Street English, please visit our careers section.

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What employee training is provided at Wall Street English?

Our International ISO certification highlights our standardized procedure and commitment to achieving the highest level of quality for our employees. Whether you are a Teacher, Personal Tutor or Service Manager you will receive an extensive 40 hours on the job training, providing you with knowledge and understanding of everything you need to know to develop a successful career at Wall Street English.

    To find out more about the endless opportunities and progressing a career at Wall Street English, please visit our careers section.

     

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How long does the recruitment process take?

The overall recruitment process at Wall Street English can vary in length from 1 to 3 months depending on the following reasons: availability, the willingness of the candidate, number of individuals that have applied, immigration policies, Visa requirements, and acceptance. Throughout the recruitment process, we will be sure to keep you updated every step of the way.

To find out more about the endless opportunities of progressing a career at Wall Street English, please visit our careers section.

 

 

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What qualifications are required to pursue a teaching career at Wall Street English?

To develop a teaching career at Wall Street English we ask all of our English teachers to have completed a university degree or equivalent course in English Language or English Literature, and hold a CELTA or TEFL certificate.

To find out more about our teaching opportunities and progressing a career at Wall Street English, please visit our teaching careers section.

 

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What makes a great teacher at Wall Street English?

Here at Wall Street English we consider a great teacher to be someone who is enthusiastic, passionate and committed to helping our students reach and achieve their personalized goals. We strive to welcome creative, engaging and highly motivated individuals who have a strong desire for English teaching. All our teachers are dedicated which is demonstrated through their TEFL or CELTA certification, have extensive experience in communication and organizational skills. Why not apply today to become a great teacher at Wall Street English!

    To find out more about our teaching opportunities and progressing a career at Wall Street English, please visit our teaching careers section.

     

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How do I build a rewarding career at Wall Street English?

At Wall Street English, there are endless opportunities for you to travel and explore our global network throughout your teaching and corporate career. With centers located in 27 countries including Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East, you not only have the opportunity to progress your career at Wall Street English but also the chance to explore different countries and cultures. To assist Wall Street English employees to excel in their career, we provide multiple seminars allowing you to develop teaching techniques, communication and management and professional skills. Read our employee journeys to hear what current employees have to say about their rewarding career here.

    To find out how you can build a rewarding career with endless opportunities at Wall Street English, please visit our careers section.

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What job roles are available at Wall Street English?

At Wall Street English we have a wide selection of career opportunities available, whether you wish to teach English or join our corporate head office, each role is crucial to the success of our global brand. We are constantly looking to welcome highly qualified, passionate CELTA or TEFL certified English teachers into our global organization. We also provide wider career opportunities for Service Managers and corporate positions in Barcelona, our international head office.

    If you are interested in opening a world of opportunities and teaching amongst a global network, why not visit our teacher roles here or corporate roles here.

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Why should we invest in English for business courses?

Global business relies on the English language especially in the areas of international trade and diplomacy. In order to grow and excel in your business, it is essential to have a workforce of individuals who can understand and speak English fluently. Statistics reflect that 83% of business leaders believe there’s a need for a global standard of English proficiency. Investing in English courses for your business can deliver more revenue, staff retention, networking opportunities in alternative countries and more differentiation from your direct competitors. Wall Street English have been teaching English for over 45 years and in that time we have developed an English course that includes detailed support for business English. With three different learning environments (in-company, in-center and individual) to choose from, your business will be provided with endless opportunities.

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What support is in place for businesses who enroll with Wall Street English?

At Wall Street English we provide exceptional support for businesses who enroll employees to learn English. If you wish to select our company option, our professional, dedicated and supportive team will visit your company at a convenient time, allowing you to fit the learning and training into your daily operations whilst also providing flexibility and efficiency. From a business perspective, we will support you with a full range of digital tools and reports that help to track employee progress and Return On Investment (ROI). If you opt to select one of our in center courses, employees will receive continuous support from personal tutors who are available at all times of the day and opportunity to practice in real-life situations in a safe and supportive environment. Employees will also have the opportunity to partake in the overall center experience from the moment they walk through the door.

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What is included within the course fees?

At Wall Street English our course packages include a whole host of additional extras including small classes, one-to-one teacher-led classes, flexibility for your staff to learn online at their own convenience and at their own pace. Teachers will come to your company to teach when you want. You will also have the flexibility to customize your learning with the ability to choose personalized topics for complementary classes and social club classes. If there are particular topics which are more relevant for your business, these can be chosen; for example negotiations, presentations, business vocabulary, conference calls, meetings, email correspondence, etc.  You will also be provided with extra materials for case studies such as ForToday, which is an additional resource adapted from the Financial Times, additional online resources, CDs, DVDs, and digital workbooks.

To find out more about our steps to success in our English for your Business method section.

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How is the TOEIC course structured?

The TOEIC test is structured in two separate parts (the listening & reading test and the speaking & writing test). Students can select whether to complete both sections or just one.

Listening & Reading Test

Within the listening test, students will be required to answer questions based on a previous listening piece, which will consist of a series of photographs, short talks, conversations and simple questions. Throughout the reading test, students will be required to read several materials and then will work on the following tasks:

  • Complete sentences
  • Recognize errors
  • Answer comprehension questions

If a student wishes to complete the two sections as explained above, they can complete the following speaking and writing test.

Speaking Test Format

This test lasts 20 minutes during which different tasks are evaluated:

  • Reading a text aloud
  • Describing a picture
  • Answering questions
  • Providing the student with information about which they will have to answer questions
  • Expressing an opinion on a given topic

Writing Test Format

This test lasts 60 minutes during which the student has to:

  • Write a sentence based on a picture
  • Respond to a written request
  • Write an opinion essay

To find out further information about the TOEIC course, please view our English for You courses section.