Thu May 25 12:42:45 GMT+00:00 2017

Director of Studies - £3000 / month - EFL Summer School - Accommodation Provided

Applicants with the appropriate legal status for employment in the European Union preferred
  • United Kingdom, Bewdley, Worcestershire
  • Wise Owl English Language Limited
  • Experience: 1 YEAR
  • Positions: 4
  • Degree Required
  • Short Term/Summer job, Residential

Details of Position

The Director of Studies position was filled recently, however, Wise Owl English is still looking for a number of EFL Teachers to deliver a challenging, engaging and effective course of English lessons from 15 July until 13 August 2017. The summer school is located near Bewdley in Worcestershire. Residential and non-residential options are available.

Indication of teaching duties:

o Deliver a challenging, engaging and effective course of English lessons to a class of up to 12 students, following the relevant scheme of work and the school timetable (5 days per week).

o Correct students’ work, including the weekly class exam.

o Write students’ weekly academic reports.

o Create a stimulating and welcoming classroom environment for your group and contribute to the
presentation of the EFL department as a whole.

Indication of school-wide duties:

o Safely and confidently manage a group of up to 20 students during off-site excursions and airport transfers, providing continuous supervision, following the relevant itinerary (1 day per week).

o Contribute to the planning, preparation and delivery of the evening activity programme (3 evenings per week).

o Contribute to the overnight element of student care as required by the Boarding Manager (residential staff).

o Supervise students during meal times.

o Attend staff meetings and assembly.

o Campus duties; according to rota.

o Day-off; 1 day per week.

o Attend induction (15 July) and participate in summer school set-up (at the start of the course) and shutdown (at the end).

Principles of the role:

o To have full commitment to the ethos and demands of a residential summer school for 7 – 14 year-old children originating from a wide range of cultures and backgrounds.

o To contribute wholeheartedly to making summer school a happy, supportive environment where students and staff feel secure, safe and able to achieve their potential.

o To have an overriding sense of responsibility for the welfare of the children attending summer school. Your priority must always be the wellbeing of the children in your care.

o To be an outstanding role model in all respects.

o To have purpose, energy and integrity in all you do.

o To respond positively to instruction and work cooperatively and collaboratively as part of the staff team.

o To have a flexible and ‘can do’ approach to work; to be pro-active, self-motivated and enthusiastic throughout summer school.

Please visit our website (link below) to learn more about Wise Owl English Summer School and download a copy of the employment application form from the Jobs page.


o Must have CELTA, Trinity CertTESOL or PGCE*
o Must have native speaker competence in English.
o Preferably with recent UK school experience teaching children aged 7-14.
o Preferably holding a bachelor’s degree.

* PGCE alone must be primary, or secondary MFL or English. We may accept another secondary PGCE subject in combination with a TEFL qualification.

Salary and Benefits

£1800 for full course from 15 July until 13 August 2017.
The £1800 total comprises of of 30 days basic pay, plus 2.5 days holiday pay, at £387.707 per week.

Company Details

Wise Owl English Language Limited
Click here to visit the Wise Owl English Language Limited website
Contact person:
Phil Monfor, Company Director

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