ESL / EFL teacher
6-10 years , 11-14 years , 15-18 years
Embassy Summer Mission
It is our shared goal to ensure that every student leaves our Embassy Summer centres with the following:
Confidence in communicating in English
A love for the English language and culture
A feeling of having studied in a safe, secure and tolerant environment
Engaged in enjoyable activities and excursions that support character development
Accessed a global community of peers and make friends for life
As an EFL Teacher you will be at the forefront of developing students' Life Skills through teaching, tuition and guidance during the English course.
Together with your centre team, you’ll be responsible for maximising both student and Group Leader satisfaction, ensuring that we meet or exceed expectations, whilst working within pre-determined budgets.
EFL Teacher duties include:
To teach as required
To lead activities and excursions if the centre is not on a full day teaching programme
To monitor students' proficiency and track students' progress
To complete academic administration in a timely manner
To attend all relevant meetings, workshops and feedback sessions
To ensure adequate preparation for all teaching and activity / excursion sessions
To maintain proper levels of student discipline, safety and welfare
To carry out residential supervision duties, including meal and bedtime supervision
To carry out other duties necessary for the proper running of the centre
What Qualifications are required?
Educated to Degree level or equivalent (Essential)
CELTA / Trinity CertTESOL (TEFLI) or appropriate Qualified Teacher Status (Essential)
DELTA / Tinity DipTESOL (TEFLQ) (Desirable)
What Experience is required?
Experience of working in junior education / learning (Desirable)
Experience of working in a summer school environment (Desirable)
What Skills are required?
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Excellent organisational and planning skills
Ability to motivate, lead and inspire students
Ability to work under pressure
In accordance with our Company Code of Conduct, and any local policies and operating procedures relating to academic, welfare and safeguarding matters, you will need to demonstrate:
The ability to form and maintain appropriate relationships and demonstrate boundaries with children and young people
Emotional resilience in working with challenging behaviours
A positive attitude to the use of authority and maintaining discipline
The ability to adapt teaching styles to suit the nature of short summer courses
Creativity, energy and a positive commitment to the role
What Training will be offered?
Pre-arrival online training
Pre-arrival EFL Teacher webinars
Centre induction on arrival
Role specific manual
Opportunity to shadow managers and career progression
6 days out of 7 (1 day off per week)
42 hours per week (30 contact teaching hours* plus preparation)
*(15 contact teaching hours per week if on a half-day teaching schedule)
From £405 per week (inclusive of holiday pay)
£44.80 deduction per week for residential accommodation (if required)
Disclosure and Barring Service:
We will pay for your DBS application
We will reimburse you the cost of your DBS update fee (£13)
We look forward to welcoming you to our Embassy Summer team.
0 years (beginners, too)
BA in any subject + Any accredited 100+ hour English teaching certif.
(DELTA / Tinity DipTESOL (TEFLQ) (Desirable))