beBee background
Education / Training
Olivera Jovovic


About Olivera Jovovic:

An educator with more than 15 years of experience in the field of Teaching English as a Second Language as an instructor, a researcher, and a materials developer, with various institutions of higher education in Canada, (with 10 years of experience in EAP and 3 years of teacher training experience). Proven ability to motivate students of different cultural backgrounds and help them achieve rapid progress. 



EAP Instructor                                                                               July 2019-March 2020

                                                                                                         April 2022-present

University Canada West

  • Taught blended English Academic Writing Prep course
  • Teaches online University Access Course
  • Develops students’ academic skills, critical thinking, and autonomous learning
  • Helps students apply research strategies and APA conventions
  • Provides support for collaborative work in academic assignments
  • Assists students in mastering a range of communication skills



ELST Instructor                                                                                  Oct 2009- Dec 2021

Kwantlen PolytechnicUniversity

  • Taught EAP courses (both Reading/Writing and Listening/Speaking; from foundations to highest level)
  • Taught an ESP course: IEHP (English for Internationally Educated Health Professionals)
  • Developed materials and curriculums for the courses (Member of the Curriculum Committee) 
  • Took part in CELBAN and the in-house ELST placement testing 
  • Used Moodle to support instruction in the classroom



IHC Trainer and ESL Teacher                                                                        2005-2009

International House, Vancouver

·    Conducted and supervised the IHC teacher training program (main course tutor)

·    Taught general English and Cambridge programs (FCE and CAE)

·    Took part in curriculum development

Held in-service workshops as part of professional development



MAELT (Master of Arts in English Language Teachingwith merit)                           

University of Reading, UK 


DELTA (Cambridge Diploma in English Language Teaching to Adults)             

Vancouver, Global Village


TESOL NSE Diploma (TESL Canada certified)

Vancouver, Western Town College                                                                             


Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Literature                                     

Novi Sad University, Faculty of Philosophy, Serbia 


Professionals who compete with Olivera

Professionals in the same Education / Training sector as Olivera Jovovic

Professionals from different sectors near Vancouver, Metro Vancouver Regional District

Jobs near Vancouver, Metro Vancouver Regional District

  • Napoleon Hi tech Systems Inc.

    janitorial services manager

    Found in: Talent CA 2 C2 - 3 days ago

    Napoleon Hi tech Systems Inc. Delta, Canada

    Education: College/CEGEP · Experience: 2 years to less than 3 years · or equivalent experience · Tasks · Establish or implement policies and procedures for staff · Plan and control budget and inventor ...


    framer helper

    Found in: Talent CA 2 C2 - 3 days ago

    BITTU FRAMING LTD. Surrey, Canada

    Education: No degree, certificate or diploma · Experience: Experience an asset · Work site environment · Outdoors · Dusty · Work setting · Various locations · Tasks · Load, unload and transport constr ...

  • Capilano University

    Director, Digital Transformation Office

    Found in: Talent CA C2 - 13 hours ago

    Capilano University North Vancouver, Canada Regular Full time

    Posting Details · Posting Summary Competition Number S181077P Position Title Director, Digital Transformation Office & Cybersecurity Position Number A99804 Employee Group Administrator Position Statu ...