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  • English Business Teacher


    By: Christian Jensen < Show E-mail >

    Date: Sun, 30 Dec 2018

    Location: Middle East (United States)

    My name is Christian Jensen and I am an experienced English Teacher. Currently I am in living Aktobe, Kazakhstan instructing and advising hundreds of students ranging from beginners (A1) to advanced (C2). It has been a challenging and rewarding experience, exactly what I had hoped for. The time spent Kazakhstan has been amazing and I look forward to furthering my career in education worldwide.


    My background and maturity will bring many benefits to your institution, namely superb English instruction, competent IELTS training and advanced business knowledge. My students admire my global adventures but above all realize my sincere commitment in making them better English speakers and human beings. My passion and desire to assist and help your students succeed will be evident once we have an opportunity to discuss my skills.


    Please try to not pre-judge me by my ethnicity or age for I am open minded and young at heart. This has allowed me to connect with people from all over the world, forming lasting friendships. Thank you for your time and consideration and I look forward to your timely response.


    All the best,


    Christian E. Jensen


     


    Career Summary


     


    CELTA certified, university graduate  currently instructing in Kazakhstan to hundreds of students weekly who range in  ages 12 to 60. Willingness to coach and encourage new English learners while possessing the  ability to stimulate and train advanced learners or professionals. Provides a true desire to help students succeed and accomplish their academic goals.  World traveler to over 60 countries with vast experience in television advertising, software sales and accepted business methods. Provides a real world understanding with a  professional acumen. Friendly, humorous and adaptable who works well under pressure. Looking to expand teaching responsibilities to students in technical English and potential overseas  university aspirants.


     


    Career Summary


     


    CELTA certified, university graduate  currently instructing in Kazakhstan to hundreds of students weekly who range in  ages 12 to 60. Willingness to coach and encourage new English learners while possessing the  ability to stimulate and train advanced learners or professionals. Provides a true desire to help students succeed and accomplish their academic goals.  World traveler to over 60 countries with vast experience in television advertising, software sales and accepted business methods. Provides a real world understanding with a  professional acumen. Friendly, humorous and adaptable who works well under pressure. Looking to expand teaching responsibilities to students in technical English and potential overseas  university aspirants.


    Christian Jensen CV


    chrisjensen400@gmail.com


    Whatsapp: 7-707-943-7152


    Skype: chrisjensen40


     


    Education


    International House Bogotá, Colombia


    Celta Certification-Pass October 2017


     


    University of Colorado Boulder, Colorado



    • BA International Affairs May 1992

    • Studied abroad Paris, France Summer 1990


     


    CBEST:



    • Certification California Schools  Substitute Teacher San Francisco, CA


    Jan. 2002


     


    Intercultural FLI Mendoza, Argentina



    • Spanish Language Studies Nov. 2010


     


    Work Experience


     


    Darina Institute; Aktobe, Kazachstan. English Prof.  (Aug.2018-Present)


    English &  Business language instruction from beginners (A1) to advanced (C2) plus off-site  executives



    • 30 hours a week teaching to over 250 students, Monday thru Saturday

    • Planned &  implemented hundreds of  lesson plans focused on science, physics, business  and history

    • Coached dozens of students seeking academic university admissions in  IELTS formats & test methodology

    • Trained oil & gas professionals at SAGIZ petroleum in conversation & business vernacular

    • Facilitated student final course presentations & IELTS testing for next level advancement

    • Advised & guided  language department’s 23 teachers in enhanced ELT standards & procedures

    • Utilized latest technology for in-class lessons and student  presentations-Institute spokesperson


     


    CENSA International College; Bogota, Colombia. English Prof.   (Nov. 2017 - June 2018)


    English instruction to intermediate & advanced students in groups of 12 or more, ages 15-75



    • 2o hours a week to 60 students  creating 150 lesson plans geared towards  beginners (A1) to proficient (B2)

    • Experience in teaching all  phases of English: writing, speaking, listening & reading



    • Guided IELTS training  for students applying to university programs in  Europe and the USA



    • Instructed dozens of professionals in business terminology & practices


     


    KDVR FOX 31 & KWGN 2; TV-Denver, CO Account Executive    ( Feb. 2011-June 2017)


    Television & Internet advertising sales to local direct and nationwide advertising agencies



    • Managed nationwide accounts totaling over $2 million dollars in annual revenue

    • Corporate news promotions, NFL, NCAA & FOX Prime sponsorship packages

    • Live in show client segments, local direct TV commercial production & client prospecting

    • Accounts: Chevy, Subway, Walmart, Honda, Coca-Cola & Paramount Pictures





    YPF Energy & Gas- San Juan, Argentina    Intl. Business Consultant     (Mar. 2010- Jan. 2011)


    Consultant to President of YPF Liberators, a regional retailer of petroleum & consumer products



    • Identified redundancies within company while improving YPF purchasing practices

    • Negotiated purchasing contracts for YPF in store products and merchandise

    • Created sales materials while increasing professionalism amongst service staff

    • Worked with local vineyards in English translation, export procedures & tourism


     


    KBWB TV20 - San Francisco, CA    Account Executive         (April 2002- Nov. 2008)


    Nationwide & local advertising sales to international media agencies & direct television clients



    • Presidents Club 2004 - Awarded Top Salesman & winner of sales staff contest trips

    • Closed contracts in excess of  $9 million representing 20% of annual station revenue

    • Increased existing account revenue by 30%, new business comprising 40% of goal.

    • Power point presentations to Sr. level management at F500  & advertising agencies

    • Agencies included: MediaEdge, OMD, Omnicom, Interpublic, Publicis, MediaVest

    • Closed local direct accounts including script writing and commercial TV production

    • Closed and coordinated onsite client events at Six Flags-Vallejo, Great America-Santa Clara, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Pac-Bell Park, Golden Gate Fields and others


     


    Tech TV Network -San Francisco, CA   New Business Dev. Mgr. (Jan. 2001-Mar. 2002)


    Established strategic relationships with F500 companies for syndication & sponsorship  of Tech TV content



    • Sales to decision makers at LSI Logic, Iomega, NVidia, Cisco Systems, IBM & EA

    • Content and media advertising distribution  across radio, internet and television properties

    • Closed In show client segments featuring products, services and special offers

    • Collaborated with technology industry leaders as guest speaker at national industry events


     


    Maxager Technology - San Rafael, CA   Business Development Mgr. (Feb.1999- Jan 2001)


    Cloud based software aiding asset intensive manufacturers with product mix & strategic analysis



    • Established value statement & rapport with C Level targets & Sr. management



    • Managed onsite presentations with engineers & key decision makers at F500 companies

    • Clients included: Honeywell, Alcoa, Sanmina, National Semiconductor, Celestica , Motorola, JDS Uniphase, Applied Materials, Bayer, Dow Chemical & Avery Dennison

    • Business intelligence on leadership, production processes & product SKU’s                    

    • Trained sales team in lead generation, Siebel CRM & product functionality

    • Surpassed quota last 6 months of 2000: Top Business Development Mgr. in 2000


    KCVU  FOX-20 Television- Chico, CA    Account Executive     (May 1997-Jan. 1999)


    Television advertising sales to local accounts.



    • Account list 95% new business, comprising 65% of annual station NBR total

    • Wrote & produced TV scripts to successfully convey clients marketing objective



    • 100% commission only position


    Skills and Personal Experiences



    • Blog: Jensen Global Focus

    • Five years  university French, fluent in Spanish

    • Ability and openness to interact with people from all backgrounds

    • Passion for playing Chess and painting

    • Immense knowledge of global  economies, financial markets and world history

    • World wide travels to over 60 countries on six continents.

    • Vast understanding and usage of business software and MS Office products

    English Business Teacher

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