English Online Teacher - Contract

Deadline: Wed 28 Jul 2021 00:00:00 UTC
  • Deadline: Wed 28 Jul 2021 00:00:00 UTC
  • Online: Online.
  • British Council
  • Experience: 1 YEAR
  • Positions: 10

Job Summary

English Online is aimed at adults learning English worldwide, who are absolutely committed to improving their English. Classes are designed around real-life topics and students undertake practical language tasks in group and private classes. It offers a flexible timetable, personalised learning paths and globally connected classrooms. Were looking to build our international Teacher team to teach an always on, 24/7 timetable.

Details of Position

The British Council builds connections, understanding and trust between people in the UK and other countries through arts and culture, education and the English language.

We work in two ways directly with individuals to transform their lives, and with governments and partners to make a bigger difference for the longer term, creating benefit for millions of people all over the world. We help young people to gain the skills, confidence and connections they are looking for to realise their potential and to participate in strong and inclusive communities. We support them to learn English, to get a high-quality education and to gain internationally recognised qualifications. Our work in arts and culture stimulates creative expression and exchange and nurtures creative enterprise. We connect the best of the UK with the world and the best of the world with the UK.

These connections lead to an understanding of each other's strengths and of the challenges and values that we share. This builds trust between people in the UK and other nations which endures even when official relations may be strained. We work on the ground in more than 100 countries. In 2019-20 we connected with 80 million people directly and with 791 million overall, including online and through our broadcasts and publications.

English Online Teacher contract
Based in UK or Australia
Immediate and flexible start dates (on successful screening completion)

This is an opportunity to teach the British Councils flagship 100% online learning product for Adults English Online.

As well as providing an outstanding learning experience for our students, you'll play a key role in helping us develop the product. Were a fast-moving global business so you should be able to adapt quickly and enjoy trying out new innovations in online teaching.

At present, we are only accepting applications from individuals who currently reside in the UK or Australia. However, we intend to broaden this to applicants who are resident in other countries soon.

All our classes are taught on Zoom so you will need high-speed internet connection, a camera and headset. You will be required to teach from a location that provides a professional classroom experience both in terms of background and connectivity.


1. Complete your application by Friday 09 July 2021. The earlier you apply, the earlier you can start teaching if successful.
2. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to complete a pre-recorded video interview and will have the opportunity to ask any questions about the role via email.
3. If you're successful, well let you know by the latest, Wednesday 21 July 2021
4. As soon as you've accepted you can start our online teacher onboarding and pre-appointment screening
5. Once thats done you can join our international teaching team and start teaching.


Cambridge CELTA or Trinity cert TESOL
Full mastery of English equivalent to C2 / IELTS Band 8/9
Equivalent to 1 year post-certificate, i.e. CELTA/Trinity cert TESOL or equivalent, teaching experience
Experience in teaching Adults online in either group or private class format
Experience in teaching English to adults online
Right to work in UK or Australia

Desirable Requirements:
Cambridge DELTA/Trinity DipTESOL
2 years post-certificate i.e. CELTA/Trinity cert TESOL experience
Experience teaching group classes, private classes and preparing students for IELTS

Salary and Benefits

The flexibility to teach at times that work for you. Our timetable runs 24/7 on every day of the year.
World-renowned teacher training to become the best teacher you can be which is paid!
Get paid up to 15 GBP for an hours teaching
Class materials that are complete and road tested, minimising preparation time
Most teachers teach between 10 and 20 hours a week but its up to you
24-hour support from our teaching and customer support teams

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