Hourly Paid English Teacher - Multiple Locations
We are currently looking for teachers with TEFLI status to join our world class Kaplan Language schools to assist us in our mission of helping individuals achieve their educational and career goals. This is a fantastic opportunity for you to join a team of experienced and collaborative teachers, where you will have access to pre-prepared lessons, including IWB slides and teachers' notes that follow the student book.
Kaplan Language Schools are helping individuals achieve their educational and career goals. As an English Language teacher, you would be instrumental in contributing to this vision. You will do this by delivering well planned, engaging and successful lessons to international students, ensuring they have the best experience with Kaplan.
Teachers will be appointed on an 8-week summer contract (July and August) and for high performing individuals who wish to build a career in international education, there are opportunities for permanent roles, including DELTA sponsorship and the chance to lead paid social activities.
For all information regarding the requirements and responsibilities of the role please click here to access the full job description.
Our Language schools are based across the UK and Ireland with opportunities available in all locations. Below is a full list of where our schools are based:
Bath - Located in a historic building just steps away from the Medieval Abbey and close to Shops and restaurants in the city centre.
Bournemouth – Located less than five minutes from the beach town centre
Cambridge – Located in a beautiful Edwardian building and just a short bus ride from the city centre.
Dublin – Located just five minutes away from the city centre with excellent transport links available.
Edinburgh - Located in the Centre of the New Town with excellent transport links and close to numerous restaurants and stylish shops.
Liverpool – Located a short walk away from the Royal Liver Building and the Cavern Club, where the Beatles first performed.
London – Located just 5 minutes’ walk from Covent Garden. Situated within a beautiful 18th century building which has been well adapted and offers a vibrant, well-resourced study environment for our staff and students.
London 30+ - Located within a shared building with other Kaplan students, close to the city’s main business district
Manchester – Located in the Northern Quarter of the city centre with fantastic views and great transport links to explore the city.
Oxford – Located in a large Edwardian house in the elegant Summertown area and just a short 5 minute bus ride from the centre of town.
Torquay – Our school is located just a short five-minute walk from the town centre.
About Kaplan International Languages.
Kaplan helps individuals achieve their educational and career goals. We build futures one success story at a time. Our core values of Integrity, Knowledge, Results, Support and Opportunity define our company culture and provide the framework for what we deliver to our customers and employees each day. We succeed when our students succeed. All Kaplan divisions, including Kaplan International Languages, share the same Mission and Values as our parent company, Kaplan, Inc.
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.
As part of Kaplan Inc., KIL is proud to share in the Kaplan tradition of academic excellence, standing alongside other established education institutions like Kaplan Financial, Kaplan International Pathways, Kaplan Test Prep and Kaplan Professional. Kaplan Inc., which is owned by Graham Holdings, is one of the world’s largest providers of education and training. It has an 80-year history of expanding access to academic opportunity and global revenues of more than US$2 billion. We are proud to have recently welcomed ESL Education and Alpadia Language Schools into the Kaplan International Group.
What we offer
28 days annual leave plus bank holidays*.
Paid teacher meetings
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
To apply for this role, please submit a CV along with a Cover Letter detailing how you meet the requirements of the role.
Please note, the vacancy will be closed when we have received a suitable volume of applications. We would encourage you to apply at the earliest opportunity.
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.
We are temporarily not accepting applications from candidates who require sponsorship.
If you require support completing your application or wish to talk to someone about the role before applying, please complete the following form.
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.