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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.

Customer Services Officer

Job Aim: To create and implement high quality Customer Service strategy ensuring a high-quality customer experience in handling enquiries in the fields of English language, Exams, Corporate and others.

  • Department: Customer 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

Requirements:

  • Proven previous experience of working in customer service environment;
  • Advanced Computer skills;
  • Use of Outlook, Excel, Word; 
  • Written and oral communication skills in English (B2) and Czech (C1);
  • Secondary school leaving certificate. 

Closing Date: Sunday 9 June 2024

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

Customer Support - Assistant

The British Council in Prague is looking for a Customer Support - Assistant for a few hours a week.

Our ideal colleague is:

  • communicative,
  • able to solve problems,
  • proactive,
  • team player.

In return we offer:

  • work in a respected international organization,
  • working in a friendly team,
  • flexible shift planning.

If you are interested, please send your CV to: info@britishcouncil.cz.

Marketing Officer

Role purpose: The role purpose is to support English marketing activities by helping in implementation of our marketing strategy. Marketing Officer would provide exceptional support to events, local promotional activities contributing to the overall impact we make locally and within the Central Europe cluster. They would work with our wider marketing community and local teams in understanding and expanding audiences, markets, and channels of communication, especially digital.

Contract type and duration: Local standard, full time, definite for two years, initially 

Starting salary: from 30 417,- CZK gross monthly

Location: Prague, Czech Republic 

Starting date: August 2024 

Requirements: 

  • Degree or professional qualification in marketing or business;
  • Experience in a marketing assistant position at a national level within a medium or large organisation;
  • Experience of implementing marketing plans;
  • English language skills to the CEF B2/C1 level;
  • Czech language skills to the CEF C1 level.
  • 1-year experience as an Marketing Assistant, or coordinator;
  • Experience in a global organisation.

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

Closing Date: Sunday 30 June 2024 23:59

Teacher of English

Role purpose: To provide learners with a rewarding and stimulating English language learning experience. To promote and ensure quality teaching and effective learning of English. To support the wider aims of British Council and its cultural relations mission.

Contract type and duration: Local standard, full time, definite for two years, initially

Starting salary: from 37 403,- CZK gross monthly

Starting date: September 2024 

Requirements: 

  • Written and verbal proficiency in English
  • 2 years post-certificate i.e. CELTA/Trinity cert TESOL experience
  • Undergraduate degree (any discipline)
  • High proficiency in English i.e. full mastery of English across all 4 skills equivalent to user (CEFR C2)
  • Experience in teaching relevant age groups: Primary aged 6 to 10 (200+ hours), Lower Secondary aged 11 to 14 (200+ hours), Upper Secondary aged 15 to 17 (200+ hours), Adults General English 18+ (800+ hours)

Additional Requirements: The successful candidate must have a pre-existing right to live and work in the Czech Republic.

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

Closing Date: Sunday 07 July 2024 23:59