In-Company Teacher of English - Venezuela
Region
Americas
Country / Territory
Venezuela
Location
Caracas
Department
Teaching Centres
Job Category
Teacher
Pay Band
Teacher
Vacancy Description
Pay Band: Teacher Scale / Location: Caracas / Contract: Fixed term (6 months) / Post holder must be legally-entitled to work in Venezuela.
 
Details
 What will be the Purpose of our next In-Company Teacher of English: 
  • To promote and ensure quality teaching and effective learning of English.
  • To support the wider aims of British Council and its cultural relations mission.
About what we do in Venezuela: 
- The teaching centre currently employs approximately 20 teachers of English on both full time and hourly paid contracts and teaches English to 1,200 adults and 600 young learners in each of the 5 terms every year. 
- There are several projects in progress to develop the business, in particular, offsite corporate courses.  
- We are looking for dedicated teachers with experience of teaching corporate classes who would be interested in teachers 12-15 hours per week. 
- Candidates would also be requested to take part in a mentoring programme which would include weekly planning meetings with a mentor and regular observations. 

The Accountabilities, Responsibilities and Main duties of this role will be (Please refer to the Role Description attached for further details):  

Support British Council’s global English strategy by: 
  • Delivering teaching to the highest standards of ELT
  • Enhancing British Council’s reputation as a world authority in ELT
  • Continuing professional development and sharing of best practices
  • Ensuring teaching meets learner needs and expectations
  • Ensuring teaching meets Teaching Quality standards and organisational expectations
  • Maintaining good relationships with customers and colleagues
  • Supporting the teaching centre’s activities and British Council plans 
Key relationships: 

Internal: Other Teaching Centre staff (teachers, coordinators, senior teachers, teaching centre manager), Finance and resources team, Customer services team, Operations (Grant-funded Projects) team, Examinations team, Other wider BC teams, Wider EFL community. 

External: Learners, Parents, Partner schools, Corporate Clients. 

For further information, please refer to the documents below: 
In-Company Teacher of English - Venezuela
BC Behaviors and Teaching Skills

HOW TO APPLY?  
Click on the apply button, and follow the instructions. 

HOW LONG DOES THIS PROCESS TAKE?  
After reviewing applications, you can be shortlisted for an interview or not, in either case we will notify you.  After the 1st interview, there could be a second interview stage or assessment. Once that is done, the panel makes a decision, we run a reference check process and then an offer is extended. In every stage we provide feedback via e-mail. Thanks so much for your patience!    

The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and is keen to reflect diversity of UK society at every level within the organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. In line with the British Council’s Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks. In the UK, and in other countries where appropriate systems exist, these include criminal records checks.