Teacher of English (Batch posts)
- Deadline: Sun 25 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT
- United Arab Emirates, UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Morocco, Egypt
- British Council
- Experience: 2 YEARS
- Positions: 50
- Degree Required
Details of Position
The British Council is 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 in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) is expanding its teaching operations and is looking for multiple teachers to work in its vibrant teaching centres based in UAE, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait, Egypt & Morocco.
British Council has been teaching English in the region for over 75 years. It has operations in 17 countries and runs 21 teaching centres, based in 12 countries, across MENA. The demand for English continues to grow with more and more young people seeking to improve their English in order to access better jobs and educational opportunities.
The majority of British Council teachers work in our own teaching centres, delivering high quality face to face English language courses to adults and young learners. Whether you are new to English language teaching, or whether you are taking the next steps in your career and development, you will find valuable help and opportunities at the British Council.
We offer a full range of training materials, classroom resources and networking opportunities to meet the needs of teachers of English throughout their careers. Working as part of a diverse and committed team, we provide our teachers with a stimulating and supportive work environment and regular opportunities for professional development.
By 2020 we aim be a world authority on high-quality English language teaching, learning and assessment, as well as the international distributor of choice for UK high-stakes professional and school exams. A career with the British Council is a great way to enjoy the culture, history and hospitality of this region and to help make a positive difference to its people.
Information on role requirements, contract start dates, visa requirements, how to apply and other important criteria can be found on our jobs portal https://jobs.britishcouncil.org
The closing date for all applications is 25th March 2018. If you are applying for more than one role in the Batch then you will need to submit separate application forms for all posts.
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 note that we will not proceed with your application in the absence of your line managers written approval and reserve the right to withdraw your candidature at any stage of the recruitment process.
The closing date for applications is 25th March 2018. Please note that all interviews for this post will take place between 18th and 26th April 2018. Candidates who are unable to interview during this time will be withdrawn from the recruitment process. Enquiries about the post can be sent to the MENA Regional Teacher Recruitment team based in Dubai. Please do not send any applications via email as they will not be considered.
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.
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British Council in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) has been teaching English in the region for over 75 years. It has operations in 17 countries and runs 20 teaching centres, based in 12 countries, across MENA. In 2013-14, we reached approximately 76,000 students through our teaching centres and approximately 500 qualified teachers of multicultural background work at the British Council in the region.
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