Teacher - Gold Coast - Short Term Contract 

Availabilities: 11 July - 2 Aug

Who You Are

  • Are you bold, confident and charismatic?
  • Do you naturally stay organised and on top of details?
  • Do you thrive in entrepreneurial, dynamic and busy environments?
  • Are you a natural leader, who loves managing and coaching people to be their best?
    If so, this role could be the one for you.
About the role
In this role you will plan, prepare and deliver the EF academic programme through structured and interactive EFL lessons and ensure a high level of customer service and student satisfaction.
Your key tasks will consist of, but not be limited to:
• Teaching classes following the EF methodology.
•  Lesson planning and preparation before each class.
•  Interactive, communicative classroom management of groups of up to 17 students.
•  Facilitating and marking tests.
•  Daily liaising with colleagues to discuss progress & ongoing lessons.
•  Monitoring daily attendance and keeping up to date records and paperwork.
•  Attending all teacher meetings.
•  Ensuring the EF behaviour code is followed by students at all times and informing management immediately if there are any issues or problems.
•  Care and welfare of students including immediate notification of any absence
•  Dealing with problems and emergency situations should they arise.
• A knowledge of communicative language teaching techniques for young learners
• Have the ability to create a positive learning environment.
• Enthusiastic, organised and a natural leader.
• Highly responsible, approachable and friendly.
• Have the right to live and work in the country of employment.
• Complete fluency in English.
• To complete online and face to face training day before your contract begins.
• One of the following MINIMUM qualifications:
o A State Teacher Credential (PGCE, B.Ed, MA) plus training in EFL/EAL.
o Online TEFL (minimum 60 hours) with teaching or related experience.
o Online TEFL (minimum 60 hours) blended with a two day practical.
o Face-to-face TEFL (eg. CELTA, minimum 100 hours ).
All certification and online training must be completed before face to face EF training.

About Us

We are 52,000 staff, faculty and teachers, working in 600 offices and schools across 52 countries. While we continue to grow, we strive to stay small so as to ensure agility, smart thinking and a fun place to work. For the past 50 years, EF has grown to include a range of programs that give students of all ages the freedom and confidence to explore the world through language, travel and education.

Located across the globe, our language centers for youth, adults and professionals combine the best of traditional, in-school teaching with innovative language-learning technology. We offer intensive language instruction abroad in English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese and Chinese. Courses run from 2 to 52 weeks for students traveling independently or in escorted groups of all levels and abilities.  Classes take place in our international language centers in one of 16 countries and offer the very best locations and accommodation whether in local host family or in a student residence.

See Inside the Office of EF Education First

EF Education First is the world leader in international education. At EF, everything employees do is centered around the company’s mission: opening the world through education. Since it was founded 50 years ago, EF’s language learning, educational travel, and cultural exchange programs have helped people of all ages and nationalities become citizens of the world.

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