«London School of English» is looking for English Language Teachers to teach both Young Learners and Adults.

English Teaching positions for native level teachers

(Kyiv and Odessa, for February 2019)

We are looking for English language teachers for our schools in Kyiv and Odessa. We teach all ages and levels, including Pearson, Cambridge and IELTS exam preparation, business English and corporate classes. Teachers have 24 teaching hours a week and are expected to teach both adults and children.

All teachers take part in our in-house professional development program and receive mentoring from our Diploma qualified management team, as well as input sessions on topics such as teaching speaking skills and classroom management, as well as practical workshops. Teachers are observed at least twice a year and given feedback to help them to develop their teaching skills.

London School of English is an ideal place to start your teaching career. More experienced teachers have the opportunity to move into management, teacher training, promotion of books and materials writing. Sponsorship for the Cambridge Delta or Trinity DipTESOL is available, as well as towards MA qualifications. As our schools are Cambridge and Pearson exam centres, teachers can train to be speaking examiners and earn extra money examining around Ukraine.

Qualifications

  • At least a CELTA or Trinity certificate or equivalent. Online certificates are not accepted.

(Candidates with Deltas or Trinity Diplomas are encouraged to apply).

  • Teachers must be a certified native level speaker of English (CEFR C2)

Salary and Benefits

  • Newly qualified international teachers- Salary starts at 19,000 grivna net and increases with experience
  • Diploma qualified international teachers – Salary starts at 30,000 grivna.

The low cost of living in Ukraine means that teachers live very well on these salaries and save money to travel during holidays.

Benefits

  • Free individual fully furnished apartment, rented by the school
  • All visa, work permit and residency costs arranged and paid for by the school.
  • Holiday pay
  • Paid sick leave
  • Medical cover
  • Free return flight from the UK to Ukraine for each year of service for teachers recruited from abroad.
  • Sponsorship for Delta/DipTESOL

Interested teachers should send a current c.v. and covering letter to hr@lse.kiev.ua

English Teaching positions for local teachers

(Kyiv, immediate start)

We are looking for several qualified Ukrainian English language teachers to work for us in Kyiv. You will teach a range of ages and levels, including young learners, adults and preparing students for their Pearson PTE exams and Cambridge YL exams. There is also the opportunity to train to teach Cambridge FCE and IELTS courses.

We put significant focus on the development of our teachers. Our in-house professional development program is designed to support you in expanding your teaching knowledge and skills. There are regular input sessions on topics such as classroom management and teaching listening, speaking skills and connected speech, as well as workshops where teachers share their own activities on areas such as teaching young learners and using technology in the classroom.

You will have a mentor who will work with you on your personal development pathway and offer you support and advice on lesson planning and teaching. We offer English lessons to all of our local teachers, and sponsorship to acquire international teaching certificates such as CPE and IELTS. As our schools are Cambridge and Pearson exam centres, teachers can train to be speaking examiners.

We offer our teachers sponsorship for the Cambridge Delta and Young Learner certificates. More experienced teachers have the opportunity to move into management. Many of our current managers started as teachers with us and were sponsored through their Delta and supported into becoming Senior Teachers, ADOS and DOS.

Qualifications

  • Hold a CELTA or Trinity qualification or equivalent
  • Hold a higher education degree
  • Have a certifiable C1 level of English
  • Ideally have at least 18 months experience teaching in a language school
  • Be willing to teach children and adults

We offer:

  • Guaranteed full time contracts with official employment (24 hours). Preparation time is not included. Part time contracts may also be available.
  • Medical cover
  • Paid holidays
  • Sick pay
  • Salary starts at 17,500-19,000 UAH per month for newly qualified teachers depending on previous experience and CELTA grade.
  • Experienced teachers can expect up to 26,000 UAH

Interested teachers should send a current c.v. and covering letter to hr@lse.kiev.ua