Eric Newton

Eric Newton

Work History

Work History
Mar 2007 - Present

Visiting Lecturer

Kyungnam College of Information Technology
  • Designed syllabi and lesson plans
  • Developed and delivered lectures to classes of up to 50 students
  • Designed and administered student placement tests and exit exams
  • Created handouts, exams, quizzes, and other course materials
  • Consistently ranked among the top five professors in the English department
  • Successfully maintained the privacy of student academic records
Jul 2003 - Dec 2006

English Conversation Instructor

BCM Language Center
  • Developed lesson plans
  • Developed and administered placement tests and exit exams
  • Designed curriculum for regular classroom use
  • Personally developed legally compliant employment contracts for foreign teachers
Sep 2004 - Sep 2005

English Conversation Instructor

Pagoda Foreign Language Academy
  • Developed lesson plans and lectures for classroom use
  • Created and performed placement tests and exit exams
  • Published English-related articles in student newspaper
  • Ranked as top foreign teacher seven out of twelve months
  • Established English textbook library for foreign teachers

Education

Education

Skills

Skills

Key Skills

 Computer Skills - Microsoft Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word  Able to type 70 wpm  Teaching/Training others  Able to speak and give lectures in public  Capable of working with diverse groups  Adaptable to new environments and situations  Excellent interpersonal, listening, and conflict resolution skills  Able to diagnose faults and causes of problems  Outstanding analytical and problem solving skills  Capable working effectively with others in team settings.

Summary

An adaptable, resourceful, and motivated post-graduate who has combined his extensive education with experience working and living abroad; excellent at solving problems and adapting to new and challenging situations quickly. 

Interest

  • Jogging
  • Hiking
  • Electronic Music Composition
  • Social Science
  • Education
  • Travel
  • Cross-Cultural Psychology
  • Productivity

Certifications

Certifications
Oct 2005 - Present

CELTA

University of Cambridge