Current calls for volunteers

    IATEFL Testing, Evaluation & Assessment Special Interest Group (TEASIG)

    Applications open: Wednesday 22 September 2021
    Applications close: Thursday 30 June 2022

    Position available:
    x1 Joint Coordinator

    How to apply

    • To apply for the Joint Coordinator role, you must complete the nomination form and submit a 250 word statement. 

    Notes

    • Applicants should be fully paid up IATEFL TEASIG members for ideally the past six months.
    • Applications will be read blind by the TEASIG Committee and will be assessed against the criteria set in the job descriptions above.
    • The successful candidates will be appointed for a three-year term.
    • In the event of there being more than one candidate for a position, an election will be held electronically by IATEFL
    • In the event of an election, we will use your 250 word statement and may ask you to supply a passport sized photograph.

    IATEFL Global Issues Special Interest Group (GISIG)

    Applications open: Monday 9 May 2022
    Applications close: Thursday 30 June 2022

    Positions available:
    x2 committee members, to develop GISIG’s online presence and/or to support with our online events

    How to apply

    • Please complete the application form ensuring you meet all the requirements and complete all fields, including a 250-word statement demonstrating your suitability for the position you are applying for. 

    Notes

    • Applicants should hold current individual or institutional membership of IATEFL and GISIG
    • Applicants should be committed to raising the profile of global issues within/through language teaching
    • Applications will be read blind by the GISIG Coordinator and members of the committee and will be assessed against the criteria set in the job description above
    • The successful candidates will be appointed for a three-year term
    • In the event of there being more than one candidate for a position, an election will be held electronically by IATEFL

    IATEFL Young Learners & Teenagers Special Interest Group (YLTSIG)

    Applications open: Tuesday 7 June 2022
    Applications close: Thursday 30 June 2022

    Positions available:
    x1 Joint events coordinator
    x1 Membership & sponsorship coordinator
    x1 Publication assistant (Blogs)
    x1 Publication assistant (Reviews)

    How to apply

    • Please complete the application form ensuring you meet all the requirements and complete all fields, including a 250-word statement demonstrating your suitability for the position you are applying for. 

    Notes

    • Applicants should hold current individual or institutional membership of IATEFL and YLTSIG
    • Applications will be read blind by the YLTSIG Coordinator and members of the committee and will be assessed against the criteria set in the job description above
    • The successful candidates will be appointed for a three-year term
    • In the event of there being more than one candidate for a position, an election will be held electronically by IATEFL

    IATEFL Materials Writing Special Interest Group (MaWSIG)

    Applications open: Wednesday 29 June 2022
    Applications close: Tuesday 26 July 2022

    Positions available:
    x1 Publications Coordinator
    x1 Joint Social Media Coordinator

    How to apply

    • Please complete the application form ensuring you meet all the requirements and complete all fields, including a 250-word statement demonstrating your suitability for the position you are applying for.  

    Notes

    • Applicants should hold current individual or institutional membership of IATEFL and MaWSIG for at least the past 12 months
    • Applications will be read blind by the MaWSIG Coordinator and members of the committee and will be assessed against the criteria set in the job description above
    • The successful candidates will be appointed for a three-year term
    • In the event of there being more than one candidate for a position, an election will be held electronically by IATEFL

    IATEFL Business English Special Interest Group (BESIG)

    Applications open: Wednesday 29 June 2022
    Applications close: Thursday 21 July 2022

    Positions available:
    x1 Publications coordinator

    x1 Publications assistant 
    x1 Website support
    x1 Design assistant

    How to apply

    • Please complete the application form ensuring you meet all the requirements and complete all fields, including a 250-word statement demonstrating your suitability for the position you are applying for. 

    Notes

    • Applicants should hold current individual or institutional membership of IATEFL and BESIG for at least the past 12 months
    • Applications will be read blind by the BESIG Joint Coordinators and members of the committee and will be assessed against the criteria set in the job description above
    • The successful candidates will be appointed for a three-year term
    • In the event of there being more than one candidate for a position, an election will be held electronically by IATEFL

    IATEFL English for Specific Purposes Special Interest Group (ESPSIG)

    Applications open: Friday 1 July 2022
    Applications close: Monday 5 September 2022

    Positions available:
    x2 Outreach officers

    How to apply

    • Please complete the application form ensuring you meet all the requirements and complete all fields, including a 250-word statement demonstrating your suitability for the position you are applying for. 

    Notes

    • Applicants should hold current individual or institutional membership of IATEFL and ESPSIG for at least the past six months
    • Applications will be read blind by the ESPSIG Coordinator and members of the committee and will be assessed against the criteria set in the job description above
    • The successful candidates will be appointed for a three-year term
    • In the event of there being more than one candidate for a position, an election will be held electronically by IATEFL