Teacher of English (locally engaged and hourly paid)
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Teacher of English (locally engaged and hourly paid), Bangladesh, Fixed-Term Contract (1 year), Application deadline - 16 September 2019

The British Council is currently seeking for Teacher of English to facilitate the effective learning of English both inside and outside the classroom, in order to enable learners to use English more effectively, and to increase their understanding of contemporary UK culture.

The role and responsibilities will include the following:
    • Delivering teaching to the highest standards of ELT
    • Enhancing the 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 

 And is required to have the following skills and experience:

    • A high level of English language teaching expertise
    • Post-certificate i.e. CELTA/Trinity Cert. TESOL experience, preferably two years of experience or more
    • Experience in teaching English to adult learners (preferably 800+ hours)
    • Experience in teaching English to young learners (preferably 800+ hours)
    • Cambridge CELTA/Trinity Cert. TESOL
    • High proficiency in English i.e. full mastery of English across all 4 skills equivalent to user (CEFR C2) IELTS Band 8+ in each of 4 sections of the academic module
    • Undergraduate/university degree

We can offer:
    • For hourly-paid teachers and part-time teachers (teaching above 12 hours a week), the hourly rate is from BDT 1,050 to 1,470 depending on qualifications and experience – and the type of teaching work
    • Professional development opportunities, with attendance remunerated at the admin rate
    • Experience of working in an international organisation includes good work life balance and flexible working hours

If you are interested in applying, please see the role profile attached for further information:

Role Profile.pdf
BC behaviours and teaching skills.pdf
Core Skills.pdf               

Closing Date: BD time 23:59, 16 September 2019

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