EFL Teacher 2017 - Embassy Summer UK

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About the Company

Embassy Summer
Embassy Summer is part of Study Group, a world leader in the provision of integrated educational packages. We have over 30 years’ experience in the field of English language provision and we are one of the UK’s largest British Council accredited providers of EFL.

About the job

United Kingdom
Bachelors Degree (Any)
CERT Tesol
01 March 2017
24 June 2017
Temporary Contract
London & Southern Regions
£370 inc. Holiday Pay

Job Description

2017 EFL Teacher

United Kingdom - London and Southern England, United Kingdom - Seasonal 

Our Courses

Students who attend our summer school courses receive a combination of English language tuition           (15 hours per week) and a comprehensive programme of activities and excursions. In full day teaching centres, students may have their lessons in the mornings or the afternoons. In half day teaching centres, lessons will take place in the morning. Many centres change from half day to full day teaching depending on student numbers. The activity programme will include daytime and evening activities and at least one half day and one full day excursion per week to local attractions and popular tourist locations. 

Please refer to the programme specific to each centre as in some cases; teaching may take place at the weekend.    

The Working Week:  based on a contract of 42 hours per week.

Hours    Teaching    Prep    Residential Duties    Activities    Meetings/Workshops    Total
Half Day    15           5          2 (4x30mins)             18                      2                      42
Full Day    30           8          2 (4x30mins)              0                       2                      42


Reports to: Academic management team                

Organisational Compliance:

The job holder will be expected to operate in accordance with the Study Group Code of Conduct, and any local policies and operating procedures relating to academic, welfare and safeguarding matters.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Promoting and Safeguarding the welfare of students for who you are responsible for and with whom you come into contact with.
  • Maximise student and group leader satisfaction by ensuring their experience meets or exceeds their expectations
  • Play an active role in the development of student’s life skills throughout their Embassy experience
  • To teach as required
  • To assist with placement tests
  • To complete academic administration in a timely manner
  • To attend all relevant meetings
  • To ensure adequate preparation for all teaching and activity/excursions sessions
  • To maintain proper levels of student discipline, safety and welfare
  • To carry out residential supervision duties, including meal and bedtime supervision

Personal Attributes:

  • Demonstrates the ability to form and maintain appropriate relationships and personal boundaries with children and young people
  • Demonstrates emotional resilience in working with challenging behaviours
  • Demonstrates a positive attitude to the use of authority and maintaining discipline


  • First Degree or equivalent  (Level 6 Qualifications and Credit Framework)
  • Initial Teacher Training certificate + Level 5 Teaching qualification (CELTA, Trinity Cert. TESOL or equivalent)


  • Working with students aged under 18 minors
  • Summer School experience
  • Residential experience
  • Experience of continuous enrolment

Skills and Attributes:

  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Ability to work in a team       
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Flexibility & Enthusiasm
  • Ability to work in a high pressured environment
  • Good time management skills

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