• British Council Careers | Newly Qualified Teachers of English

    British Council Careers | Newly Qualified Teachers of English

    Location: Cairo, Egypt

    Job Description

    The British Council teaching centres in Egypt are looking to recruit full time trainee teachers to work in their Cairo centres which continue to expand in both General English (Adults and YLs) and Corporate Services. The latter taking place both inside the capital and locations beyond.

    To plan and deliver high quality EFL teaching to a range of learners and using a variety of methods/channels

    To fully engage with the Teacher Support Programme through mentoring by Delta qualified Teacher Mentors, and attending INSETTs

    Duties and Responsibilities

    Your main responsibilities in this role include the following:

    • Plan, prepare and deliver up to 20 hours of high-quality English Teaching in the first year.

    • During the second year of the contract after graduation from TSP, teaching hours will be 25 hours per week of high-quality English language teaching that meets the needs of different customer groups taking into account individual learning styles.

    • Monitor progress and provide regular feedback to help manage students’ performance throughout the course, and actively promote learner autonomy

    • Contribute to the development, evaluation, and improvement of English language courses, materials and related services, in order to meet students’ needs by actively working as a member of the teaching team

    • Complete teaching related administrative tasks to specified standards.

    • Actively engage in professional development and performance management to ensure quality and high standards in teaching and learning and maintain British Council’s position at the forefront of best ELT practices.

    • In the initial year of the contract, Teachers on the TSP undertake:

    • Training Programme

    • attendance at training sessions and INSETTS as scheduled (up to 2 per week)

    • 2 observations by the training / management team / mentor per term

    • 3 peer observations by teacher on the TSP per term Meetings

    • attendance of pre- and post- observation meetings with member of training / management team / mentor

    • attendance at Training Days and Teachers’ Meetings unless scheduled to teach a British Council courses at that time

    • Contribute to the development of lasting, mutually beneficial relationships by enhancing students’ understanding of contemporary UK

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    Job Requirements

    • This opportunity is open to Egyptian and UK national. Work permits can only be obtained via the British Council for UK and Egyptian passport holders. Under 60 years of age at the start of contract. Applicants must have a passport that is valid for at least six months from the start date and have a minimum of 2 clear pages to obtain visas

    • First Degree

    • High proficiency in English i.e. full mastery of English across all 4 skills equivalent to user (CEFR C2) IELTS Band 8/9 in each of 4 sections of the academic module

    • Cambridge CELTA/Trinity cert TESOL.

    • post-certificate i.e. CELTA/Trinity cert TESOL experience

    Job Details

    Company/Organization: British Council Egypt

    Vacancy Type: Full-time

    Job Location: Cairo, Egypt

    Salary/Compensation: Teacher salary scale

    Contract length: 2 years

    Application Deadline: 30 April 2019