Teacher of English for (mainly) Young Learners 10+ Yrs

19 April, 2024
  • British School Group
  • britishschoolgroupmelfi@gmail.com
  • Teacher of English
  • Full time
  • Italy, Via Bagnitello, Melfi (PZ), Basilicata
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Job description

We are interested to hear from experienced teachers who are good communicators, comfortable with and competent in dealing with Young Learners, dependable, able to see the contract through to the end, and conscientious in their day-to-day work.

Salary and benefits

CONTRACT: Mid-September 2024 to the end of May 2025. Summer work might be available. The contract is renewable upon mutual consent.

SALARY: approx. EUR 1,300 net per month.

HOURS: 21-23 in-classroom hours per week. Lesson preparation time is already included in the salary as are any meetings that need to be attended. The monthly salary is fixed and paid regardless of the number of hours teachers end up working.

PAID BREAKS: 2 weeks at Christmas, 1 week at Easter, and national holidays (approx. 5 days).


1) Availability to take up a position in mid-September 2024.

2) EU passport holders. Non-EU citizens already in possession of valid working papers for Italy will also be considered. We will not process applicants who do not meet this requirement.

3) Native English speakers. Proficient non-native speakers at CEFR C1-C2 will also be considered. Please note that for the latter, proof of language ability (e.g. IELTS, Cambridge C1/C2, etc.) is desirable.

4) Cambridge CELTA. Other qualifications might be considered equivalent if they contained a supervised teaching practice component; DIY online certifications are not desirable. A formal teaching qualification might be waived should the applicant already have extensive classroom experience that can be supported by references.

5) Education to degree level preferred.

6) Willingness to teach and experience in teaching Young Learners essential. Experience in activities-based lessons – e.g. arts & crafts, drama / theatre, songs, and games – desirable.

7) Experience in teaching exams desirable e.g. IELTS, Cambridge Suite, LanguageCert.

How to apply

Send full CV to: britishschoolgroupmelfi@gmail.com OR recruitmentmelfi@britishschool.it

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