ESL / EFL teacher
1-5 years , 6-10 years , 11-14 years , 15-18 years , 18+ years
Work as employee
This is a unique opportunity :
To promote and ensure quality teaching and effective learning of English
To support the wider aims of British Council and its cultural relations mission
Also, you will:
Be accountable to support British Council’s global English strategy by delivering teaching to the highest standards of ELT,enhancing British Council’s reputation as a world authority in ELT and continuing professional development and sharing of best practice
Your main duties will be:
Plan, prepare and deliver high quality English language teaching that meets the needs of different customer groups taking into account individual learning styles.
Monitor progress and provide regular feedback to help manage students’ performance throughout the course, and actively promote learner autonomy.
Contribute to the development, evaluation, and improvement of English language courses, materials and related services, in order to meet students’ needs by actively working as a member of the teaching team
Complete teaching related administrative tasks to specified standards.
Actively engage in professional development and performance management to ensure quality and high standards in teaching and learning, and maintain British Council’s position at the forefront of best ELT practices. Regularly attend in-house training sessions
Contribute to the development of lasting, mutually beneficial relationships by enhancing students’ understanding of contemporary UK
Support local marketing and promotional strategy, and assist the teaching centre team in delivering excellent customer service.
Ensure safeguarding and guidelines are applied and upheld in line with standards and policy for the following areas: child protection, equal opportunity and diversity and health and safety
The British Council Romania Teaching Centre teaches a range of Young Learner (early years, primary, and secondary young learner) and Adult courses. Young learners make up approximately 75% of our student numbers. There are 5 age groups of young learners, of which the youngest are 3 years old.
The centre, and our Young Learner business in particular, has been growing quickly. From September 2020 the Teaching Centre team will include: Director English Language Services, Academic Manager, three Senior Teachers (ST Secondary, ST Early Years & Primary; ST Adults), three coordinators and sixty teachers. There is also a large Exams department and active Projects department.
(Full mastery of English across all 4 skills equivalent to user (CEFR C2) IELTS Band 8/9 in each of 4 sections of the academic module.)
Min. 2 years
(2 years post-certificate i.e. CELTA/Trinity cert TESOL experience. Experience in teaching at least two of the following age groups: Early Years learners aged 3 to 5 (300+hours) / Young learners aged 6 to 8 (300+ hours) / Young learners aged 8 to 11 (300+ hours) / Young learners aged 12 to 14 (300+ hours) / Young learners aged 15 to 18 (300+ hours / Adult learners (300+ hours))
Trinity Certificate in TESOL + CELTA
(Cambridge CELTA/ Trinity certificate TESOL / PGCE)