Speakeasy School of English
You will prepare your students to take Cambridge Exams which provides an end goal, structure to lessons and the books are more tightly focused in terms of what needs to be done for each exam.
Your role will include teaching a range of ages (3+), through to teenagers and sometimes adults.
The CEFR range is A1 to B2. We prepare students for the following exams: Starters, Movers, Flyers, KET, PET and FCE.
Lessons are held in a variety of locations and you are driven to and picked up after each lesson. Typically lessons are in our Schools, but they can also be at client's houses or public schools.
You work between 20 and 30 hours per week. Classes usually start at 3:15pm and finish around 7:30pm (except for morning/evening classes on two days per week).
You will always have 2 consecutive days off: Saturday - Sunday or Sunday - Monday.
Christmas (2 weeks) and Easter (1 week) holidays are paid as well as Italian national holidays.
Salary and benefits
All utility bills, rent and internet are paid.
Ongoing training is provided and two head teachers are available to help and support staff throughout the week. We are a very friendly and supportive team.
Airport pick ups and drop offs are free when you arrive, at Christmas and at the end of the year.
There is a company office where we meet before lessons. It has a comprehensive selection of resources that you can use in your lessons (eg. flashcards, lots of games at various levels, a puppet theatre etc.) You are issued with your own bag, CD player, speaker, stickers, notepads and coursebooks.
Basic salary is 800 Euro for 80 teaching hours per month but it scaled according to experience and qualifications
Teaching experience is strongly preferred but not essential. We are more interested in your experience with and motivation to teach young children.
Being CONFIDENT and being able to have fun with YOUNG children (3+) is paramount.
We are proud of our teaching standards and exam record are looking for quality and professionalism in terms of your approach to work.
We require organised, energetic and confident individuals who can be creative and empathetic in the classroom. The single most important quality is rapport with your class -- you need to be engaged at all times and care about your students. We need people who care about people.