EFL Teacher for YLs, Teens and Adults

  • Italy: Siracusa, Sicily.
  • The Academy Srl
  • Experience: 1 YEAR
  • Number of positions: 2
  • Degree Required

Job Summary

Details of Position

The Academy of English is a well-established school based in the centre of the city of Siracusa on the east coast of Sicily. The school is a Cambridge Assessment English Platinum centre, providing certification examinations to an extensive geographical area and enjoys an excellent reputation for the quality of its courses. We strive to ensure a positive learning experience for all our students and a relaxed working environment for our teachers.

We have full-time positions for teachers who are enthusiastic and motivated and are comfortable teaching both in the classroom and online. We are seeking teachers for the current academic year, who are available to start as soon as possible, and who would ideally be young learner specialists.

We have a core group of experienced teachers who have been with us for a number of years and successful candidates will find themselves in a friendly, relaxed and supportive staff room. We prepare students for Cambridge Assessment English examinations from Starters through to Proficiency and also teach general and business English courses. All courses follow a syllabus based on CUP AND OUP textbooks and we also have a wide variety of supplementary teaching resources available. Teachers' initiative and creativity are always welcome!

There are excellent opportunities for career growth for suitable candidates, with a thorough professional development programme in place.

Short-listed candidates will be invited to take part in interviews on Zoom.


CELTA or equivalent teaching qualification
Right to work in the EU
(Please do not apply if you do not meet the above requirements.)
Experience teaching young learners
Experience teaching Cambridge Assessment Main Suite and Young Learner examinations
Experience teaching online

Salary and Benefits

Contract: FIDEF (Italian national confederation of Educational Institutions) contract
Period of contract: Start date to June 30th 2023
Hours: 100 hours monthly
Salary: Highly competitive commensurate with experience.
Two consecutive days off per week (teachers who work on Saturdays are not required to work on Mondays).
Christmas and Easter breaks and all Italian national holidays will be paid in full.
Teacher development workshops and staff meetings are timetabled within contracted hours.
Teachers with relevant experience will have the opportunity to train as Cambridge Assessment English speaking examiners.
Assistance will be given in finding accommodation.

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Job Summary

The Academy of English is a well-established school based in the charming city of Siracusa on the east coast of Sicily, with modern, fully equipped premises and a large private garden.

We are a Cambridge Assessment English Platinum centre and are seeking enthusiastic and motivated teachers to join our team of experienced teachers.

Successful candidates will find themselves in a friendly, dynamic and supportive working environment.

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