When you work for Embassy Summer you can expect a summer filled with exciting activities and excursions with a truly global group of young people. At Embassy Summer we’re looking for inspiring and dynamic people to join our team in a number of roles across our UK and US centres. Whether you’re an EFL teacher or an enthusiastic activity leader we’re looking for people that will bring together students from all over the world to helping them to have a summer to remember.
We have a wide range of jobs available within each of our centres including:
Summer & Academy Activity Leaders
Summer & Academy EFL Teachers
Excursion and Onsite Activity Managers
Director of Studies
Welfare and Administration Officers
You can search all of our vacancies both UK and USA on this job board
If you have any questions please visit our UK or USA FAQ pages below or email our team at email@example.com.
2018 USA ESL Instructor
New York, Boston, and Los Angeles
Experienced ESL teacher to work with international students on a University campus. A friendly and outgoing personality is very important! Overseas teaching experience and knowledge of a foreign language are also preferable attributes. We are accredited by ACCET and are a SEVIS approved institution.
We offer a competitive salary, room and board included at some locations (based on experience) and fun summer environment working with international students. If you are interested in dual role/housing please indicate in your application and note that this dual role residential position is only open to applicants also interested in being an Activity Leader.
This position would be at one of our summer campuses in New York (Brooklyn, LIU), Boston (Tufts), or Los Angeles (CA State Northridge). Please see embassysummer.com for more information about each location.
The ESL Instructor is responsible for ensuring that students benefit from the academic program by providing the student with the necessary skills to become proficient in English through grammar, reading, writing, speaking and listening.
Plan and deliver ESL lessons to young adults or children as young as 8 years old appropriate to a summer school environment from Beginner to Advanced levels (average ages are 14-17).
Ensure and maintain proper levels of student discipline, welfare and safety of all students during the duration of the program
Assist the Center Academic Director in the testing and placement of new students in classes
Ensure daily attendance reports, progress reports and end of course reports are submitted to the Center Academic Director in a timely manner
Contribute to student’s development of life skills
Attend and actively participate in all relevant staff meetings
Ensure that classes start and finish on time and that all teaching sessions are adequately prepared for
Complete end of course reports and certificates for all students
Submit detailed lesson plans to the Academic Manager no less than 1 week prior to the start of a new arrival week
Qualifications & Training:
Instructional staff must have at least: (1) a bachelor’s degree with a minimum of three months of full-time equivalent ESL or foreign language classroom teaching experience or (2) a bachelor’s degree along with a certificate in teaching ESL or a foreign language that includes a practice teaching component.
Native fluency in English
Effective communication (both written and verbal) skills
Ability to demonstrate diplomacy, patience and flexibility
Valid First Aid and/or CPR certificate (Desirable)
Experience with continuous enrollment courses and weekly intakes (Desirable)