EFL Teachers (Residential Summer Center)

Deadline: Fri 14 Jul 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Applicants with the appropriate legal status for employment in the European Union preferred
  • United Kingdom, Brighton, UK
  • Kaplan International
  • Positions: 2
  • Degree Required
  • Short Term/Summer job, Residential

Details of Position

We are looking for Teachers to join our Summer Teens Center in Brighton!
Contracts available are residential and non-residential range from 1 – 6 weeks in length.
The posts are ideally suited to candidates who:
- Are willing to temporarily relocate to a new area and live on-site with other staff and students (for residential positions).
- Would like the opportunity to gain work experience with teenagers or would like to build on existing experience with children and/or teenagers.
- Already have a bachelor’s degree and a CELTA.
Working as an EFL Teacher at one of our Teen Summer Centers, you will have overall responsibility for the delivery of a high quality academic programme, which is crucial in making up our high-quality Teens package. You will be looking after students coming from Spain, Italy and a number of other countries around the world. You will need energy, enthusiasm, patience and an ability to calmly think on your feet as and when the need arises!
So what will your main responsibilities be?
- Reside on campus for the duration of employment and to participate in supervisory staff to student ratios of 1:15 inclusive of overnight supervision (applicable only to residential positions)
- To monitor the well-being of students, actively seeking to resolve any issues or areas of concern.
- To prepare and teach classes to a high standard.
- To teach lessons in accordance with the Kaplan Curriculum statement and suggested weekly outline.
- To assist in the testing and placement of students.
- To provide thorough lesson plans for in-house and external observations in accordance with company policy and to keep accurate records of planning and work done.
- To keep daily attendance records, reporting any absences to management.
- To attend daily meetings and weekly development training workshops.
- To participate fully in the running of the social programme.
- To encourage, enthuse and involve all students in the activities and excursions.
- To plan, execute and feedback on each activity or excursion.
- To actively assist in the supervisory duties of the students during free-time and meal times at the centre.


To be successful in the role, you’ll have the following:
- A bachelor’s degree as minimum.
- CELTA or equivalent.
- DELTA or equivalent such as MA TEFL/EFL including observed teaching/Trinity Diploma or -International Equivalent (desirable).
- A solid understanding of language learning through a communicative methodology.
- Awareness of British Council and ISI inspection criteria (desirable).
- Experience of working in an ELT environment.
- Experience with using IWB’s in the classroom (desirable).
- Demonstrates a passion for teaching and inspires students to learn.
- Demonstrates a high level of customer service practices.
- Strong administrative and organisational skills.
- Excellent communication skills.
- Ability to develop learner autonomy with students.
Summer Centre Schedule:
Residential Brighton 02/07 – 12/08
Special requirements
Please note that offers of employment are always subject to proof of eligibility to work in the UK and satisfactory reference checks. All positions will also be subject to enhanced DBS checks and satisfactory references including your most recent employer.
Deadline for applications: 3rd July

Salary and Benefits

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Company Details

Kaplan International
More Company Information
Warwick Building, 2nd floor
W14 8HQ
United Kingdom
Click here to visit the Kaplan International website
Contact person:
Martine Weron, International Recruiter

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