Full time, average of 35 hours teaching per two week course including some evening and weekend work for between 2 and 6 weeks in the summer
An independent boarding school for boys aged 13 to 18
The role: This summer the English as a Foreign Language (EFL) team has vacancies for teachers to join us and deliver our highly-regarded courses which run each year in July and August. We offer students a full programme of EFL tuition, along with social activities, sports and excursions in a vibrant social programme to keep the students occupied and engaged throughout the entire day. We also run ‘Plus’ elements for students wishing to learn English alongside Tennis, Sciences and Leadership.
skills: Our team come from a variety of different backgrounds, but they all have an enthusiasm and aptitude for working with children, a proactive attitude to their work and lots of energy. We provide a positive and enjoyable working environment and many of our staff have been coming back to work with us for several years. You will have a degree and experience teaching English to students for whom it is not a first language. Senior management roles may also be available for those with the DELTA or Trinity Diploma TESOL.
The EFL team are not required to undertake any activity or pastoral duties.
The environment: Harrow School is situated within a beautiful site in Harrow on the Hill, northwest London, and is one of the best-known schools in the world. Harrow School Short Courses (HSSC) is a long-standing specialist provider of junior English language study holidays for young international students aged 9 to 17. Each summer we welcome students from around 45 different countries, all of whom come on residential courses and live in Harrow School’s boarding houses.
The benefits include:
- Free meals.
- Free parking.
- Use of the School’s swimming pool and gym.
- Free accommodation will be provided for the duration of the contract.
How to apply: For job descriptions for all our vacancies, an application form, our Recruitment, Selection and Disclosure Policy and more information on our courses, please visit https://www.harrowschoolshortcourses.co.uk/contact/work-for-us/ and scroll down to the ‘APPLY NOW FOR 2023’ button. Applicants should be aware that their application will not be considered unless our application form has been completed in its entirety - CVs alone cannot be accepted.
Informal enquires related to EFL positions should be addressed to the Academic Principal, firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Sunday 26 March 2023
Equality, diversity and inclusion are values that are important to us at Harrow. We believe in diversity of thought and actively welcome everyone regardless of their background to bring their valuable and relevant skills to our community.
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All successful applicants must be willing to undergo enhanced child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with any past employer and the Disclosure and Barring Service, and it is an offence to apply for the role if the applicant is barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children.
No member of staff will be able to start until these checks are complete and this process takes, on average, a month. Please plan accordingly.