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  • Egypt, Egypt
  • British Council
  • Experience: ENTRY LEVEL
  • Positions: 30
  • Degree Required

Job Summary

British Council Egypt is seeking to recruit Newly Qualified Teachers for its centres in Egypt. To view and apply for the post, please visit our jobs portal.

Details of Position

Opportunities for Newly Qualified Teachers, British Council, Egypt
The British Council is the UKs international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust.

The British Council teaching centres in Egypt are looking to recruit full time trainee teachers to work in their two Cairo centres in Agouza and Heliopolis and in Alexandria.

The centres continue to expand in both General English (Adults and YLs) and Corporate Services. The latter taking place both inside the capital and locations beyond. Classes are offered over 7 days with approximately 3,000 adults and 1,650 young learners per term.
Egypt plays a major role in the BCs ELT work across the whole Arabic-speaking region. The teaching centre is one of the oldest and biggest in the network. Demand for English is strong and classrooms are generally full. It is a busy operation working alongside the exams, programmes and projects departments. BC Cairo is also a regional training centre and there are excellent opportunities for further development in various directions. The centres run CELTA, distance DELTA, CiPELT, CiSELT and various management and general training courses. Sponsorship is available on most courses for suitable candidates.
For more experienced teachers there is a supported environment to start into teacher training and regular coordinator opportunities.
The British Council enjoys a strong reputation in Egypt as the leading provider of English language courses. Current performance of Exams and Teaching across the country is strong and there are ambitious growth targets for both businesses. The Alexandria Adult and Young Learner programmes have seen substantial growth since the branch was launched in November 2013.
We have vacancies for qualified EFL trainee teachers on two-year contracts starting asap.

You will be an enthusiastic and motivated TEFL-I qualified teacher looking for an interesting place to live, work and develop.
This opportunity is open to Egyptian, UK and Syrian nationals and other nationals who have their own existing right to work in Egypt. Work permits can only be obtained via the British Council for UK, Egyptian and Syrian passport holders.


Essential requirements:
First Degree
Cambridge CELTA/Trinity cert TESOL (global minimum standard)
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.
Internal candidates please remember to include the full version of your most recent end-of-year-record of performance/evaluation and confirm when the system prompts you that you have discussed the application with both your line and centre manager. Please do not send any applications via email as they will not be considered.
Enquiries about the post can be sent to the MENA Regional Teacher Recruitment team based in Dubai - MENA-TeacherRecruitment.
The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity. The British Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all of its partners to share this commitment. Appointment to this role is subject to Criminal Records Bureau checks in the UK, and, where appropriate, equivalent systems overseas. This position is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore all convictions, cautions and bind-overs, including those regarded as spent, must be declared.

Salary and Benefits

A very attractive remuneration package along with accommodation allowance and 35 days annual leave is on offer!

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