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ESL / EFL teacher wanted by EF English First Swara Group
Proficient speakers
Min. 1 year
BA in English
--- OR ---
BA in any subject
Any accredited 100+ hour English teaching certif.
"So you think you can teach? At English First we believe we can take good teachers and make them GREAT! Why not join us to take a step closer to meeting your potential. Through our in depth Academic Development Plan we believe in not only advancing our students skills but our teachers too.

Job details


ESL / EFL teacher

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Contract term:

1 year renewable contract

Contract type:


Institution type:

Language school

School authority:


- Plan and deliver the highest quality of lessons.
- Ensure the student has the best EF experience possible
- Monitor students’ development and communicate frequently with the parents.
- Strives to develop self via attending workshops, trainings and self-learning tasks

You will be expected to be at your center for 40 hours a week. And you will be contracted to teach 23 hours a week and overtime is paid after 23 hours teaching. The rest of your time at the center will be spent planning and updating student information for Parents to see. Class times start from 1pm and there are classes until 9pm through the week, with Saturday seeing the centers close at 3pm. Sometimes Teachers work in the morning teaching as well but that’s dependent on the needs of the center. Teachers are contracted to work 5 days a week with 2 days off. However, there are times when you will be needed to work on a Saturday and when you do you will be paid a premium rate if this leaves you with only 1 day off. So, we work either Monday to Friday, Monday to Saturday with Friday off or Tuesday to Saturday. The number of Saturdays is also limited as well so that you are able to have more weekends away.

You will get 22 paid holidays during the contract and some of which will be taken at Christmas and at the end of Moslem Ramadan Holiday. As a rule there are normally around 10 public holidays in the year that fall in the week and they are extra to the paid holiday.

All of our Senior Teaching Managers have been teachers within our group and we have many teachers here who have been with us for several years, so advancement is possible. We offer teacher’s advancement in position and salary and we work hard to make sure that they all receive training, support and development as long as they are with us. We also encourage our teaching staff to undertake personal development and personal challenges to make them more creative and dynamic.

Jakarta, Indonesia

Who we are looking for

  1. Language proficiency

    Proficient speakers

  2. Experience

    Min. 1 year

    (Having min 1 year experience in communicative English teaching)

  3. Qualification

    BA in English
    --- OR ---
    BA in any subject + Any accredited 100+ hour English teaching certif.

  4. Love children and Care about students' progress
  5. Passport holder of UK, Ireland, US, Canada, Australia or New Zealand
  6. Age is preferably between 26-55 year old
  7. Excellent health
  8. Must be able to provide the original documents upon arrival: University Degree, Academic Transcript, and TEFL/TESOL Certificate

What we offer

  1. Highly competitive salary
  2. Sponsorship of legal KITAS (work visa)
  3. Return flight reimbursement
  4. 22 days of paid leave and 16+ public holidays
  5. Contract completion bonus
  6. Accommodation or Accommodation allowance
  7. Medical insurance
  8. Incidental medical allowance

Jakarta, Indonesia

Job location

English First is an international organization that operates mostly on a franchise basis. As one of the largest franchise groups, we are recruiting our own staff to be located across the Jakarta Greater Area, in one of our centers.

We have 10 centers spreading across the region. There are 5 centers in Jakarta, the Metropolis. (Pluit, Tebet, Tanjung Duren, Cengkareng and Puri Indah), 3 In Tangerang, a suburb of Jakarta (BSD, Gading Serpong and Tangerang City) and 2 In Bogor, a satellite city near Jakarta (Bogor Pajajaran and Taman Yasmin).

All of the centers are equipped with the latest teaching aids, materials and educational multi-media technology.

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