The British Council in Kyiv is looking for a Teacher of English (hourly paid) to deliver quality English language teaching to corporate clients as part of the British Council Ukraine teaching team. Teachers will work on a freelance basis.


Location Kyiv, Ukraine
Closing date Friday 31 December 2021

Role overview

Basic Requirements

All applicants should have CELTA as a basic qualification and at least 2 years post-certificate experience. In addition, you should have an undergraduate degree; and be proficient in English (minimum of CPE Pass / IELTS band 8 in each of 4 sections of the academic module).

NQT Programme

If you have CELTA, but don’t yet have 2 years’ experience teaching adults and children, you may apply as a Newly Qualified Teacher. NQT’s complete a year-long programme with a personal DELTA-qualified mentor. 

What to Expect

Hourly paid Teacher of English, Corporate Courses, will focus his/her work on delivering classes to corporate customers (on-site and off-site), as well as developing and tailoring ESP courses for corporate project work. Post holder may be asked to deliver other range of classes if needed (General English, cover slots, etc.) as per agreement with Teaching Centre Management and as per Teaching Centre needs, whereas primary responsibility lies with corporate work.

Competitive Rates

Newly Qualified Teacher Celta Qualified (+2 years’ experience) DELTA Qualified
300 UAH/hr 400 UAH/hr 480 UAH/hr

 + Commuting expenses coverage for off-site teaching

Opportunities in this Role

  • Be part of a teaching team that is friendly, very experienced and extremely supportive.
  • Take part in a rigorous yearly professional development scheme that includes the ability to be funded for your DELTA Certificate.
  • Attend regular trainings throughout the year that cover diverse areas of teaching skills and beyond both from a practical and theoretical perspective.

How to apply

Forward the completed Application Form, and Equal Opportunity Questionnaire to the following email.

Please put the title “Corporate Hourly-Paid Teacher” into the subject line of your e-mail message.

Please see the Role Profile for the full scope of duties. Please also refer to the British Council Behaviours Dictionary and Core Skills before applying for the job.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and invited for an interview.