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Senior Teacher / Two year fixed term contract / Language teachers to join our large teaching team

 The British Council in Kyiv is looking for four talented and dedicated Teachers of English to start ASAP on a two years fixed term contract. The teaching centre in Kyiv has an excellent reputation among our target customers and the maintenance of this reputation is critical to future growth. We currently have between 800-900 Adults and over 850 Young Learners per term.

The centre launched myClass in September 2014 making it one of the first centres in the world to do so. Corporate, one-to-one and teacher training work is also continuing to grow. We have 20 classrooms in our main site plus two classrooms in a partner school. All teachers are expected to teach a range of classes and ages, from Primary to Adult students. In order to support them with this range of classes and to ensure quality, teachers will get a lot of professional support through their line manager and regular training sessions.

To be considered for this post you will have a first degree/or equivalent and a TEFL-I qualification (CELTA or equivalent), a CELTYL and be an experienced teacher of Adult, Primary and Secondary students in an EFL context.  
IELTS band 8 (done in the last 5 years) or a degree from an English speaking University is a requirement. Speaking proficiency will also be checked during interview.  

Please note that based on your experience and qualification, and results of interviews, you may be offered one of the three posts:

Teacher Level 1 (Newly Qualified)  
Teacher Level 2 (Core Teacher) 
Teacher Level 3 (Higher Teacher)

Please see the following documents for more details:


Teaching Centre Vacancy Information.pdf

Core Teacher Role Profile.pdf
Higher Teacher Role Profile.pdf

Candidates wishing to apply should fill out the on-line application form.

 The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community. We work to ensure that people are not unjustifiably discriminated against on the basis of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, religion or belief, sexual orientation or any other irrelevant grounds. We guarantee an interview to disabled candidates who meet the essential criteria    The British Council believes that all children have potential and that every child matters – everywhere in the world. The British Council affirms the position that all children have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse as set out in article 19, UNCRC 1989 

The British Council in Ukraine has been ranked within the top 20 of more than 500 companies surveyed in relation to supporting learning and development for their employees. Part of a Hay survey on Best companies for personal development in Ukraine 2015, we have been placed at no 8 - the highest scoring British employer and the only British employer to make the top 20.http://nv.ua/publications/kuznicy-kadrov-nv-predstavilo-reyting-luchshih-mest-raboty-dlya-ukraincev-56819.html