EFL Teacher (Young Learners and Adults)

Contract work (IČO)  •   Prague
Seniority: Graduate  •  Education: Bachelor

AKCENT International House Prague is currently looking for full-time and part-time teachers of English for Young Learner and Adult classes. All roles are offered on a freelance (zivno) basis.

AKCENT is a well-respected and established language school that has been operating for over 30 years. As part of the International House World Organisation, we benefit from access to a huge network of teachers, resources and opportunities coming from over 50 countries. Our affiliation with IH World ensures a high standard of support and experience is available.

The teaching role on offer involves:

  • planning and teaching group classes and one-to-ones (face-to-face and online) both in our school close to Budějovická metro station in Prague 4, or in primary schools and businesses in different locations throughout the city. Full-time teaching consists of 26 45-minute lessons per week, but part-time is available.

  • completing simple administrative tasks (recording attendance, administering tests twice per year and entering plans for lessons to be taught in the next few weeks)

  • communicating with co-teachers and colleagues to ensure the best experience for all of our students

The ideal candidate will have:

  • a CELTA or TEFL qualification (candidates with YL qualifications are particularly encouraged to apply)

  • some experience working with young people, in any context

  • a keen interest in and a desire to improve as an EFL teacher

What we offer:

  • Help with registering as a freelancer in the Czech Republic (if needed) - we can also help with finding accommodation and registering with a doctor etc.

  • A fully-stocked staffroom complete with resource books and materials for teaching, a highly experienced and welcoming staff of teachers, and a management team always willing to provide extra guidance

  • A competitive rate of pay, dependent on qualifications and experience. Teachers are paid for hours taught or cancelled within 24 hours

  • Opportunities for professional development, including regular observations, workshops and Teacher Training Days, access to online and face-to-face teaching conferences, and the chance to take the International House Certificate in Teaching Young Learners and Teenagers (IHCYLT), an industry-leading qualification certified by Cambridge ESOL, or the CELTA and DELTA qualifications at a heavily discounted price

  • Help, support and advice at every stage of your career

If you feel you would be a good fit for our school, please get in touch and let us know your qualifications and experience. Our Head of Recruitment, Leona Maslova, can be reached at leona.maslova@akcent.cz and would be happy to discuss opportunities to become part of our team.

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