English Language Teacher with YLs in Poland (Sept 2020)

ESL / EFL teacher wanted by International House First work day: 2020-09-30
Proficient speakers
Min. 1 year
BA in any subject
Any accredited 100+ hour English teaching certif.
We are looking for 3 enthusiastic and passionate teachers to join our dedicated team at International House Bielsko Biala in the period of 30.09.2020 – 11.06.2021

Job details

Position:

ESL / EFL teacher

Work hours:

Full-time

Student type:

N/A

Group size:

N/A

Contract term:

7-12 months

Contract type:

Work as employee

Institution type:

Language school

School authority:

Private

Welcome to International House Bielsko-Biala!

We are a long established and successful language school, based in Bielsko-Biala’s city centre and located, amidst the backdrop of a beautiful mountainous region, offering teachers travelling abroad, a unique experience!

To begin with, who are we?
Put simply, we are a high-quality language school catering for eager to learn students of all ages.

What does the job entail?
Our teachers are responsible for delivering high-quality English lessons (21 clock hours a week) to a range of group and 1-2-1 students. Admin duties and lesson planning are part of the job and teachers are expected to attend to those responsibilities diligently.

Do teachers get the support and assistance they need?
The quality of education a student receives is determined by the quality of the teacher so we are dedicated to you! We will strongly support you in all means possible. Some examples of these are regular training sessions, an orientation and induction week (prior to starting work), meetings, peer knowledge sharing and observations, quality resources such as laminated flashcards, a library of methodology books, music, art supplies, sporting equipment, toys and computer and office equipment, just to name a few.

What are the working hours?
Teachers are contracted for 21 clock hours a week with most classes taking place in the afternoon / evening however split shifts may happen (max. 2 a week) and some 1-2-1 classes may be scheduled throughout the day.

Salary and Benefits
EU TEACHERS ON FIXED CONTRACTS:
* Competitive salary of 3650- 4350 PLN (Polish Zloty) dependent on experience and qualifications
*Monthly bonuses:
- 100 PLN for updating the Online Register
- 100 PLN for teachers holding CELTYL, IHCYLT or CELT-P/-S qualifications
*Additional payment for running the school’s social events
* 20 working days of paid holiday for a full academic year including a Christmas break, a winter break in Jan/Feb, an Easter break and a long weekend in May
* flight or travel assistance of 400 PLN to help with relocation
* Ski pass valued at 400 PLN for a full academic year
* FREE: the opportunity to participate in the world recognised course IH CYLT (International House Certificate in Teaching Young Learners & Teenagers) upon completion of your first year’s contract and signing the next school year contract. We are also planning on running the IH Language Awareness Course in 2020-21. Free IH online and in-house training is available all year round.
* FREE: survival Polish lessons (for teachers on full academic year contracts).

SELF-EMPLOYED TEACHERS
* 55 – 68 PLN per hour (dependent on experience )
* Additional payment for updating the Online Register
*Additional payment for running the school’s social events
* Flight or travel assistance of 800 PLN for teachers traveling form the USA to help with relocation.
* FREE: the opportunity to participate in the world recognised IH CYLT course (International House Certificate in Teaching Young Learners & Teenagers) upon completion of your first year’s contract and signing the next school year contract. We are also planning on running the IH Language Awareness Course in 2020-21.
*FREE: IH online and in-house training is available all year round.
*FREE: 10 survival Polish lessons (for teachers on full academic year contracts) .

Bielsko-Biala, Poland

Who we are looking for

  1. Language proficiency

    Proficient speakers

  2. Experience

    Min. 1 year

    (Experience in teaching English as a second language to young learners in an approved environment.)

  3. Qualification

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

  4. Due to visa and work permit requirements, we are only able to consider EU & USA passport holders.

What we offer

  1. Flights: Travel assistance of 400 zl for EU teachers and 800zl for US teachers
  2. Accommodation: The school helps find accommodation
  3. Visa: Only EU and US passport holders. The school helps with registration.
  4. Holiday: (dependent on the contract) 20 working days of paid holiday for a full academic year including a Christmas break, a winter break in Feb, an Easter break and a long weekend in May

Bielsko-Biala, Poland

Job location

International House

About the employer


IH Bielsko-Biala affiliated to the International House World Organisation in 1993. Our main concern is the quality of teaching offered to our students.

Our educational staff deliver this through their professional qualifications and dedication to their students.

Nowadays, IH Bielsko-Biala has about 550 students, aged from 4 to over 60, although most are under 16. We also have tailor-made courses for small groups and individuals both in school and in-company.

The skills and enthusiasm of the whole school team mean that we have created a positive learning environment in the beautiful city of Bielsko-Biala.

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