Year 2019, Volume 3 , Issue 1, Pages 1 - 13 2019-12-31

An Investigation into the Employment of English Language Teachers in the Private Sector in Turkey

İsmail YAMAN [1] , Mustafa ŞAHİN [2]


English language teaching (ELT) and the training of English language teachers have long been important issues in Turkey. However, the related discussions and studies about ELT and English language teachers have mostly concentrated on the systems and issues in the public education sector. Aiming to fill this gap about the involvement of the private sector, this qualitative study intends to find out details concerning the role of the private sector in terms of the employment of English language teachers. To this end, the document analysis method was adopted and the keyword ‘İngilizce öğretmeni’ (English language teacher) was scanned in detail on kariyer.net, a popular job advertisement website in Turkey. The obtained 173 relevant advertisements were then put into content analysis in terms of variables including city distribution, experience preferences, nationality preferences, graduated programme preferences, certificate preferences, place of employment, working hours, and special features. The findings have been presented in detailed tables and interpreted with reference to the research questions of the study.
English language teaching, private sector, employment, teacher
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Primary Language en
Subjects Education, Scientific Disciplines
Journal Section Articles
Authors

Author: İsmail YAMAN (Primary Author)
Institution: ONDOKUZ MAYIS ÜNİVERSİTESİ
Country: Turkey


Author: Mustafa ŞAHİN

Dates

Publication Date : December 31, 2019

Bibtex @research article { jlr640435, journal = {Journal of Language Research}, issn = {2602-4578}, address = {}, publisher = {Emrah EKMEKÇİ}, year = {2019}, volume = {3}, pages = {1 - 13}, doi = {}, title = {An Investigation into the Employment of English Language Teachers in the Private Sector in Turkey}, key = {cite}, author = {YAMAN, İsmail and ŞAHİN, Mustafa} }
APA YAMAN, İ , ŞAHİN, M . (2019). An Investigation into the Employment of English Language Teachers in the Private Sector in Turkey. Journal of Language Research , 3 (1) , 1-13 . Retrieved from https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/jlr/issue/50599/640435
MLA YAMAN, İ , ŞAHİN, M . "An Investigation into the Employment of English Language Teachers in the Private Sector in Turkey". Journal of Language Research 3 (2019 ): 1-13 <https://dergipark.org.tr/en/pub/jlr/issue/50599/640435>
Chicago YAMAN, İ , ŞAHİN, M . "An Investigation into the Employment of English Language Teachers in the Private Sector in Turkey". Journal of Language Research 3 (2019 ): 1-13
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ISNAD YAMAN, İsmail , ŞAHİN, Mustafa . "An Investigation into the Employment of English Language Teachers in the Private Sector in Turkey". Journal of Language Research 3 / 1 (December 2020): 1-13 .
AMA YAMAN İ , ŞAHİN M . An Investigation into the Employment of English Language Teachers in the Private Sector in Turkey. JLR. 2019; 3(1): 1-13.
Vancouver YAMAN İ , ŞAHİN M . An Investigation into the Employment of English Language Teachers in the Private Sector in Turkey. Journal of Language Research. 2019; 3(1): 13-1.