English Language Teacher (Summer)


Reference number: JR228440

Location: Edinburgh

Working pattern: Part Time

Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract

Number of roles: 9

Salary: £17.91 Per hour




We are looking for a English Language Teacher (Summer) to join our team. 


We are looking for experienced and professional teachers who are keen to develop within the ELT field in a multi-cultural setting in Edinburgh in the summer of 2023. The right candidate should be willing to teach a variety of levels and courses, such as Exam English & Business Skills, and be confident in engaging with digital teaching tools and using different approaches.


What you’ll bring to the role 

The Role:

You will be teaching groups of up to 15 students on a semi-intensive course of 15 hours a week or an intensive one of 21 hours a week. There will also be the chance to lead Social Programme activities.

Various start dates and contract lengths are possible throughout June, July and August 2023. There is also the possibility of further work after the summer, depending on our student numbers. Teaching times can be flexible, with the possibility of a morning or an afternoon timetable.

There is an in-house course book, but you are free to supplement or follow the syllabus using your own materials.  All classrooms have Smart Boards, and the course books are also in Smart Notebook format.


•    Celta or Trinity Cert TESOL
•    Native or near native-like English
•    Right to work in the UK 
•    Ability to lesson plan and define objectives


•    A first degree
•    Experience with supporting students learning & developing learner autonomy 
•    Two years of experience teaching different levels
•    Sound understanding of the use of technology in learning



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 

  •  Hourly rate of £17.91

  • Ongoing CPD with paid training sessions.



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  

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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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