Hourly Paid English Teacher 

Reference number: JR237899

Location: Liverpool

Working pattern: Full Time, 37.5 hours per week

Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract, Until September 2024

Number of roles:

Salary: £18.10 - £22.76 per hour depending on qualifications and experience


We are looking for English Teachers to join our team. 


As an English Teacher you will deliver well planned, engaging and successful lessons in line with the KI Languages Teaching Standards. You will ensure all students have the best Kaplan Experience through top quality customer service and by making the welfare and safeguarding of students a priority.


This is an excellent opportunity for an exceptional English Teacher, who is looking to expand their skills and build their career with an industry leader. 


A detailed job description can be viewed here. If the link does not work for you, please copy and paste the following URL into your web browser: http://tinyurl.com/25cx8f4m.


What you’ll bring to the role 

  • TEFLI Status - For example via a CELTA or equivalent

  • Excellent organisation skills and ability to multitask and manage conflicting priorities

  • An ability to develop learner autonomy with students

  • An ability to find and present solutions to problems

  • An ability to motivate students to achieve goals

  • An ability to relate to and build rapport with international students


What we do 


Every year, Kaplan International Languages (KIL) helps students from various countries to develop and improve their English language skills. With a network of schools spanning 6 countries, KIL has the largest presence of any international language school in the English-speaking world. Our schools are in vibrant, sought-after and convenient locations, providing our students with the right environment to achieve their goals. We offer a wide selection of courses from General English and exam courses through to 8-month intensive programs. 



What we offer 

As well as a competitive salary, hybrid/home working where possible, and paths for career progression, we offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes: 


  • 28 days annual leave* 

  • Big discounts on Kaplan courses for you and your family 

  • 24/7 confidential helpline providing counselling and other support services 

  • Company pension contributions 

  • Maternity, Adoption, Shared Parental and Paternity/Partner pay which is well above statutory levels 

  • Medicash Health Cash Plan 


*Please note that the annual leave entitlement will be calculated on a pro rata basis if the role is part time. 



How to apply 

Please apply with CV and cover letter. Please note, we recommend that you apply at the earliest as this vacancy will be closed once, we have gathered a suitable shortlist.   


Additional Application Information 


As part of our commitment to safeguarding, depending on the nature of the role, successful candidates may be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.  

Applicants must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in the UK. Applicants working outside the UK may be required to produce a police check from the relevant country. 


Application Support  

If you require support completing the application or wish to talk to someone about the role, please email the Recruitment Team recruit.request@kaplan.com.

Disability Confident Scheme and Reasonable Adjustments 

At Kaplan International, we are committed to working in a diverse organisation and strive to provide equality of opportunity for all. We encourage and welcome applications from individuals, regardless of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment or identity, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnership.  

Following the submission of an application, applicants will receive details of how to request their application be considered under our Disability Confident Scheme.  Applicants will also be given information on how to request reasonable adjustments if selected for interview.

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