Overview

Summary:
To teach English to foreign young learner students and lead activities,
excursions, transfers and registration as required.

The role of Summer School Teacher is one of responsibility, directly
concerned with the education and welfare of overseas under-18 year old students. This requires the post-holder to engage in all aspects of
summer school work as directed by the Director of Studies, leisure management  and Centre Manager.

The Teacher will be fun, enthusiastic, outgoing and have a high level of responsibility and authority and be more than capable of providing
interesting and involving lessons for Young Learners.

Hours of Work/Contract Type:
Your normal hours of work are 48 per week over a  six day week. You may be required to work additional hours when requested to meet the needs of the business. This position involves working at weekends and other unsocial hours.

Remuneration:
From £340 to £400 per week

Person Specification:
Qualifications
Essential
Educated to degree level or NQF level 6 equivalent
Cambridge CELTA or Trinity TESOL Certificate, PGCE or equivalent
Computer literate with emphasis on Microsoft Outlook & Excel
Excellent level of spoken and written English (CEFR  C1 minimum, e.g. CAE/IELTS 7-8)

Desirable
First aid / lifeguarding qualification
Driving license

Experience
Essential
Experience in a summer school  environment
Experience teaching young learners

Desirable
Experience in exam preparation teaching Trinity Examinations
Experience teaching literature, Abitur and/or Academic Study Skills – University of Sussex only
Experience carrying out teacher observations, creating and facilitating CPD sessions and/or teacher training

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities
Essential
Effective people management skills
‘Can do’ approach to work
Strong time management skills
Excellent communication skills and a team mentality
Ability to work under pressure and be adaptable

Desirable
Knowledge of a foreign language
Computer literate with experience using Office365
Good knowledge of sports / Arts and crafts or preforming arts

Personal Attributes
Essential
Some knowledge of foreign cultures
Responsible approach to working with juniors
Willingness to work non-standard hours
Satisfactory DBS disclosure or equivalent (police check)

Location
London, Winchester, Berkhamsted, Tavistock, Brighton

About LAL UK Summer Schools

Following a brilliant summer in 2017, we are looking ahead to 2018 and welcoming applications from highly experienced and professional applicants to take on the roles of Centre Manager, Welfare Manager, Office Manager, Director of Studies (DOS), Leisure Manager and Excursions Manager at one of our five summer schools. Each of our summer schools is unique bringing with them their own set of challenges and opportunities for skilled and committed managers.