Amerigo is an innovative, international education company that supports high school students studying in the United States. Amerigo provides English language learning and other means of support during the school day and in the evening to ensure student development and progression. The English Language Learning Associate collaborates to bridge learning strategies between our staff, our partnered schools and most importantly, our students.
The English Language Learning Associate (ELLA) will work 20-25 hours per week in the afternoons and evenings to deliver English language development instruction to diverse international high school students living in a dormitory environment and attending a local private school. The ELLA will work with a senior English Language Learning Coordinator (ELLC) and the partner high school to develop and implement a supplemental program that promotes student achievement, accelerates acculturation into American culture, and offers a high level of individualized service.
The successful candidate will be an entrepreneurial, energetic leader with a love of working with
adolescents from different cultures and with different learning styles. This person will be organized
and have excellent written and oral communication skills. This person must be resilient and reliable
while demonstrating an ability to build a strong community culture within a global environment.
Success in this role will be demonstrated by: