EFL teacher at IH Palermo London

EFL teacher at IH Palermo London
Є1.217,00 gross (approx Є1.000,00 net) with 20 hours - Є1.399,00 gross (approx Є1.110,00 net) with 23 hours per month.
Start Date: 
Length of Contract: 
8 months
End Date: 
No of vacancies: 
Job Description: 

The role is open only to those with the right to work in the EU.

We are looking for a Celta A/B or Delta qualified teacher, preferably IHCYL qualified, who has got at least one year's experience teaching young learners. Experience in exam preparation courses (Cambridge, IELTS, TRINITY) preferred. The teacher will be expected to teach mainly young and very young learners but also some adults, on and off site. Many of our students are preparing for Cambridge or Trinity exams. Excellent computer skills essential. The teacher is expected to travel.

The ideal candidate should be flexible, helpful and independent. S/he should have a very keen interest in and experience of teaching young learners. A basic knowledge of Italian would be an advantage. Applicants should have full mastery of English across all 4 skills to CEFR C2/IELTS band 9.

An average of 20 teaching hours per week. If a teacher teaches less than 20 hours in one week, s/he will be expected to make up the teaching hours at a later date. If necessary, the teacher can be expected to teach up to 23 hours a week. He/She is expected  to teach split shifts. Our working hours are between 8 am and 9 pm, Saturdays from 8.30 am to 1.30 pm.

4 hours of meetings/seminars are held every month. Meetings and seminars are paid at admin rate.

2.30 days holiday paid per month worked. Leaving bonus approx a third of a month’s salary. “Tredicesima” = approx 1/12 for every month worked; 8 / 12 considering eight months worked. For teachers staying more than 3 years and working full time, there is also an extra bonus of €500 at the end of each school year.

Initial EFL Qualification Required: 
CELTA(Grade A/B), or
Trinity TESOL, or
IH Certificate, or
other equivalent qualification
Other Qualifications Required: 
Young Learners
Additional Skills Preferred: 
Excellent computer skills essential
BA or equivalent
Date Posted
Mon, 22/05/2017 - 12:29
Visa Details: 
Only open to those with the right to work in the EU.
Flight Details: 
The equivalent of a low cost return ticket to be refunded at the end of the contract
Holiday Pay Details: 
7 working days at Christmas, 5 working days at Easter and 2.30 days holiday paid per month worked.
Accommodation Details: 
The school doesn’t provide free accommodation but helps the teachers to find suitable rented accommodation. Average rent: about 400 EUR for an apartment, 250 EUR for shared accommodation.
Other Info:
General English courses for very young learners, young learners and adults, conversation courses, company courses on and off site, one to one, Cambridge, IELTS and Trinity preparation
Palermo is the largest city in Sicily. It is friendly, lively, welcoming and extremely busy. It has the largest historical centre in Europe and has been voted City of Culture 2018. The cost of living is much cheaper than in the UK. The School is located in a residential area of Palermo, a 20 minute bus ride from the city centre. There are plenty of facilities nearby: two large supermarkets, a number of restaurants, bars and cafés as well as a couple of gyms. The area is very safe, even at night. The nearest bus stop is a 5 minute walk from the school.