Non-res - EFL Teacher - juniors
- Deadline: Mon 30 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMT
- United Kingdom, London
- Discovery Summer
- Experience: 1 YEAR
- Positions: 10
- Degree Required
- Short Term/Summer job
Details of Position
Discovery Summer is accredited by the British Council and runs both day and residential summer courses for international students aged 5-17. The students have come to learn English, make new friends, try new activities, get to know London and have a great time!
Many of our staff and students come back year after year. In 2017 we welcomed students of over 60 nationalities, 60% of our staff were returners and many recommend us to their friends.
See our website for testimonials from past students and staff.
We are recruiting teachers for the following roles:
Marymount International School in Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey.
Students aged 8-13.
Contracts of 4-5 weeks.
Monday to Friday. 2 July - 3 August + induction at the school on Thurs 28 + Fri 29 June.
Approx 26 contact hours per week. You will also be expected to attend the relevant meetings, write reports and prepare classes outside of those hours.
Collingham, Kensington, London
Students aged 5-17.
Contracts of 6-7 weeks.
Monday to Friday. 25 June to 10 August + induction at the school on Sat 23 June.
17.5 or 35 contact hours per week. You will also be expected to attend the relevant meetings, write reports and prepare classes outside of those hours.
Queen's Gate, Kensington, London
Students aged 7-13.
Contracts of 6 weeks.
Monday to Friday. 2 July to 10 August + induction at the school on Sat 23 June and Sunday 1 July.
35 contact hours per week. You will also be expected to attend the relevant meetings, write reports and prepare classes outside of those hours.
Discovery Summer is committed to ensuring the safeguarding of children and young people and we expect our staff to share this commitment. To this end, all references will be followed up, gaps in CVs must be explained satisfactorily and appropriate suitability checks will be required prior to confirmation of appointment.
Please see our website for the full job descriptions, application form and details of the application process. To apply please complete and return the application form together with your CV and a cover letter stating why you are the right person for the job.
Degree (any discipline)
CELTA, Trinity TESOL, BEd/PGCE (Primary, English or MFL) or EFL Level 5 equivalent
EFL experience with the relevant age group
Experience of teaching multi-national, multi-lingual classes
Previous summer school experience/international school experience
Experience in teaching task-based/project based learning
Committed to producing student centred, interactive classes
Provides a clear and accurate model of the English language
Organised, reliable and has good administrative skills
Professional, culturally aware and genuinely enjoys working with children/teenagers
Hardworking, creative, energetic and committed to professional growth and development
Salary and Benefits
More Company Information
Discovery Summer specialises in residential courses for juniors (8-17 years) run at top UK boarding schools during the summer. We also organise day courses in London for adults (18+) and juniors (5-17 years). In our 2014 British Council inspection we were awarded 13 strengths out of a possible 15. Discovery Summer is currently ranked as the top multi-centre summer school in the UK.
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