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Join us to be part of an international organisation that works in more than 100 countries and changes lives around the world.  

We work in two ways – directly with individuals to transform their lives, and with governments and partners to make a bigger difference for the longer term. 

You will be encouraged to pursue your personal and professional development via training, on-the-job-coaching and individual study. 

We want the British Council to be an inclusive place to work. We aim to create opportunities and reduce barriers for everyone, particularly under-represented groups. We are committed to making sure there is no unjustified discrimination in our processes for recruitment and selection, performance management and pay, and that promotion and retention is fairly granted across all our operations. 

Freelance Teacher of English

Duration: Academic Year is September-June with summer school in July and August, renewable
Working hours: Most Young Learner Classes are delivered on weekday afternoons, Adult classes are in the mornings and evenings. On Saturday mornings we have Adults and Teens classes.
Salary: hourly rate based on qualifications and experience

Experience: 2 years’ full-time teaching experience post-certificate (Cambridge CELTA/Trinity Cert TESOL); Experience in and willingness to teach at least two of the three relevant age groups:

  • Young Learners teaching aged 6 to 11 (200+ hours)
  • Young Learners teaching aged 12 – 17 (200+ hours)
  • Adults teaching (200+ hours)

Desirable: Young learner teaching aged 6 to 11 (400+ hours); Teaching a range of different levels and exam preparation classes; experience teaching online.

More information about the position and how to apply can be found here.

Exams Resource Deployment Coordinator

Job Aim: To coordinate the deployment of the right mix and profile of Examiners and Venue Staff (VS) for Test Day delivery as well as their work reconciliation and payment using BOSS and other relevant systems and participate in recruitment and management of Examiners and Venue Staff.

  • Department: Examinations Services
  • Contract type: Local standard, full time, definite for two years, initially
  • Starting salary: from 30 417,- CZK gross monthly
  • Starting date: as soon as possible

This role will be part of the Cluster Resource Pool Management Team and will deliver services to Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia in North EU Exams Cluster, with a day-to-day focus on the country in which the role is situated.

Requirements:

  • Working in a challenging environment operating against very tight deadlines;
  • Experience working in a compliant and regulated environment;
  • Planning and organising experience preferably for a large number of staff;
  • English language skills to the CEF C1 level, Czech language skills to B2-C1 level;
  • The successful candidate must have a pre-existing right to live and work in the Czech Republic.

Closing date: Sunday 10 March 2024

You can find more information about the role and how to apply here.

Venue staff

The British Council in Prague would like to hear from people interested in hourly-paid work to help us with the organisation of internationally recognised exams. You will be required to work very closely with the British Council Examinations Services staff, other venue staff and venue service providers to ensure the tests run smoothly and that all assigned test day duties and standards are met. 

More information about the post and how to apply can be found here