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EFL Teachers, Centre Managers and Centre Principals

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  • Ireland: Dublin.
  • ATC Language Schools
  • Experience: ENTRY LEVEL
  • Number of positions: 50
  • Degree Required
  • Short Term/Summer job
  • Applicants (other than UK nationals) must have permission to work in the EU or hold a valid work permit for employment in the EU.
    UK nationals do not need a visa or residency permit to live or work in Ireland.

Job Summary

Details of Position

At ATC we believe that learning English should be fun, interactive and a memorable experience so all of our programmes are designed to combine effective language learning with a busy activity programme in an active environment.

ATC Language Schools have been offering junior programmes for over 45 years and is now one of Ireland's leading providers of English language teaching for juniors, with summer centres in Dublin and across Ireland. We have centres in a variety of locations, from a compact rural boarding school campus to a modern landscaped university city centre campus.

We offer English courses for students of different ages and levels of English, all of which are approved in Ireland by Quality and Qualifications Ireland for English Language Teaching (ELT).

Our summer centre students are typically aged 12 - 17, although we do also have courses for 9 -12 year olds and 18 - 21 year olds.

ATC are members of, and accredited by, the leading associations in the international education sector, including ACELS, EAQUALS, MEI, Quality English and Select Ireland.
Our English courses, which are taught by fully qualified teachers, have an international reputation for academic excellence.

We aim to help our students improve their English language skills in a friendly and stimulating atmosphere by providing an extensive educational and cultural programme, and by ensuring that their needs are clearly understood and met at all times.

We are recruiting for various roles ranging from teaching staff to management positions for our 2024 summer schools. There are opportunities to learn new skills, develop existing skills and share your experience.

Our summer centres are busy, fun, challenging and exceptionally rewarding environments in which to work.

We are looking for responsible, talented and creative individuals who can work as part of a team, ensuring the safety of our students and providing a positive environment, whilst also enjoying an active summer and developing their skills.

Our summer courses run between the the 17th of June 2024 and the 9th of August 2024.

Degree Required

Native level English speaker preferred


*EFL teachers*:

Essential qualifications:
- CELTA or equivalent (Trinity CertTESOL, ACELS CELT)
- We also accept State Qualified Teachers (Ireland)

Desirable qualifications:
- Experience working with young learners and/or teenagers
- Experience working in summer centres

*Centre Principals*

Essential qualifications:
- Previous academic management experience

Desirable qualifications:
- EFL qualifications CELTA/DELTA or equivalent
- Experience working with young learners
- Previous summer centre experience

*Centre managers*

Essential qualifications:
- Previous management experience

Desirable qualifications:
-Previous summer centre experience

All positions require native/near-native level of English

Candidates must be eligible to work in the EU

Salary and Benefits

EFL teachers - 18 - 20 Euros per hour

Centre Principals - Competitive salary offered dependant on experience/qualifications

Centre managers - Competitive salary offered dependant on experience/qualifications

Standard holiday compensation offered.

Accommodation may be provided subject to availability, though it is limited.

Potential for growth and development within the role.

Preferential consideration for future employment and year round positions given to successful candidates who perform well within the roles.

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Job Summary

We are recruiting for a number of roles available across our 8 summer centres in Ireland, from Dublin to Limerick. There are positions available for Activity Leaders, EFL Teachers, Centre Principals and Centre Managers.

Positions available between the 17/6/2024 and the 9/8/2024, although we are primarily looking for staff through July.

Please state which position you are applying for in your cover letter.

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