Job Opportunities

General Information

English For Kids® is the first and only EU Norm accredited language school in Austria. It has offered full immersion summer programmes to children and young people from Austria and across Europe since 1989. Our staff members are carefully chosen and are expected to uphold the high standards of education and behaviour, as well as the philosophy, of this institution.

All candidates must have a perfect command of English and must be native or fully bilingual (English – German). They should be energetic and enthusiastic, enjoy and be effective in working and living with young people and be committed to the immersion philosophy of language teaching.

To apply go to our application procedure page

Employment Time 2017

N.B. Participating in the teacher training before the camp is mandatory!

Available Positions/Qualifications

English Teachers

Teach one- and two-week language sessions, evaluate students' progress, correct written assignments, prepare projects and one festival per camp, as well as participate in the total Village programme.
Minimum requirements for all teaching positions: the applicants must have some formal experience in teaching English as a foreign language and hold an internationally recognized full time TEFL certificate or equivalent qualification (e.g. Cambridge CELTA, Trinity CertTESOL, CELTYL or International House TEFL).

Camp Counsellors/Programme Leaders

Help students with their assignments, prepare and lead afternoon and evening activities, such as: arts & crafts, music, dance, sports, baking, field games. This position is suitable for sporty, outgoing, enthusiastic and energetic young people, sports coaches or applicants with previous camp experience.

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Benefits

E4Kids® staff members not only profit professionally from our comprehensive experience in teacher training, but also have a chance to enjoy a beautiful Austrian countryside and get fully immersed in the flair of its capital city and its world famous sights.
Staff will receive a salary, lodging and meals and are fully insured for the time of their employment.
Camp training is provided.

General requirements

Staff members are employees and, therefore, representatives of English For Kids®. Their practices are expected to reflect the standards of behaviour as well as the philosophy of this institution.

Staff members are responsible for the camp participants and thus must be constantly concerned with their safety, health and social needs, and serve as good role models for them.

Staff members agree that while working for English For Kids®, they manage their personal habits in such a way as to reflect credit on the programme and to keep hours and maintain routines that enable them to function at the level of mental and physical activity required by the programme.

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General Staff Responsibilities

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