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    • COMPANY:
      BGC Hungary Amerikainapközi Ltd.
    • JOB TITLE:
      English Afterschool Teacher – Primary School (students aged 6-10)
    • JOB LOCATION:
      Budapest, Hungary 13th district
      2151 Fót
      2021 Dunakeszi
    • REQUESTED ARRIVAL DATE:
      By 15th August 2022
    • CONTRACT TERM:
      Permanent 1st Sept 2022-15th June 2023
    • CONTRACT TYPE:
      Full-time
    • CONTACT:
      bgcrecruitment@bgcprogram.hu
    • REQUIRED LANGUAGE LEVEL:
      Native / balanced bilingual (his/her English skills match those of a native speaker)
    • WORKING HOURS:
      Mon-Fri availability hours:
      10.45am-12.30pm
      Contact hours:
      1.00 pm -5.15 pm
    • ADDITIONAL CRITERIA:
      Preferred if currently located in Hungary / within Schengen Zone /
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    Our mission:

    Effortless language acquisition through immersion in an English-Hungarian environment. We aim to achieve our mission through sensory skills and hand-on activities that take place in an encouraging atmosphere where we promote personal growth, optimism, and creativity.

  • Duties and responsibilities:

    BGC Hungary is looking for a fun-loving, creative and self- motivated early childhood educator to achieve its goal to provide an innovative, award-winning full-immersion English afterschool program. Placements are in public schools in the 13th district of Budapest, Hungary and in the outskirts of Budapest (2151 Fót; 2120 Dunakeszi).

    A successful candidate will:

     
    • During contact hours implement our language acquisition program in grades 1-8 daily.
    • During 75-min CLUB TIME sessions provide a native English environment through stories, hands-on activities, sport, songs, games and craft activities in a bilingual setting, while having full responsibility for the class.
    • Lead our full-immersion English language BGC Afterschool curriculum while facilitate conversational club time activities.
    • Prepare visual aids to be able to give comprehensible input for our nonnative students aged 6-14.
    • Fulfill other obligations, such as garden and snack time supervisions, conduct of transition times and indoor free play sessions.
    • Supervise the students side-by-side with a Hungarian licensed classroom teacher in grades 1-4, and lead the sessions by yourself in grades 5-8.
    • Have 20 contact hours/week spent with the class, including 5×75 min guided language focused Club Time session weekly, but not counting preparation and meeting times.
    • Occasionally help organize and participate in site events such as craft afternoon with parents, or help children get ready for end of year performances.
    • During availability hours attend occasional meetings with BGC Program Coordinator and co-teachers.

    In more details, click here.


    Job highlights:

    BGC Teachers:

     
    • encounters enthusiastic students,
    • (first-year teachers) receive an initial 4-day training in September, and an on-site orientation prior to starting the job,
    • are given year-round training support so even teachers with substantial experience will have an opportunity for improvement by our highly dedicated team of professionals,
    • are part of a sizeable group of native teachers and other colleagues with a good command of English,


    BGC offers:

    • Help with immigration procedures and work-related documentations.
    • 24/7 emergency assistance.
    • Accommodation search assistance.
    • On-site coordinator and mentor.
    • Access to BGC server where we share our teaching materials.
    • Teaching aids, supplies and on-site facilities.
    • 18 paid vacation days/10 month on a fixed schedule.

     

    Job requirements:

    BGC Afterschool Program for primary students is designed for applicants with some teaching experience and classroom management skills.

     
    • Native English speaker or balanced bilingual.
    • A bachelor’s degree in any field (a degree in education is valued).
    • Commitment to 10 months.
    • TEFL / CELTA certificate if the applicant is not a licensed teacher.

    Ideally, the applicant

     
    • is self-motivated and proactive,
    • has adaptability to new cultures,
    • has personal and professional ambition,
    • is passionate about working with young children.

     

    About the Company:

    Boys and Girls Clubs of Hungary is the first European sister club of the Boys and Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) and a partner of the World Federation of Youth Clubs. The primary goal of the BGC English Program is to effectively teach English in a native environment.

    Currently we serve over 750 children daily with our outstanding teachers. The BGC English Kindergarten Program runs for 3 (+1) years for children aged 3-6, whereas our BGC English School Program runs for 4+4 years for children aged 6-14. The BGC English After School Program implements the full-immersion English language acquisition program for nonnative students aged 6-10, while the BGC English Workshop continues our successful Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) program for students aged 10-14.

    Our goal is to facilitate the students’ language acquisition to the highest level in a stress-free environment. The activities help to develop all aspects of the children’s personalities, allowing them to gain a competitive advantage for their futures. If the applicant has extensive experience in the classroom, ideally with one or more of the age groups we teach, check out our job advert for BGC Afterschool Teachers for middle school students.

    Image video: https://youtu.be/v5n9-2pqpfM

     

    Compensation:

    net 280.000 HUF – 400.000 HUF (details discussed in the interview).
    Enrolled for Hungarian National Health Care.
    For gaining extra compensation, opportunity for taking up sessions at the BGC Preschool Program.
    Compensation is paid monthly as per Hungarian practice by the 10th of each month.

     

    Outside of the class:

    BGC Teachers will have endless opportunities to travel and explore, Hungary has a lot to offer to its visitors.
    Image videos on Hungary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e10pVhxNOco // https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9wGmVEvkUrk

     

    Application process

    To apply send your CV, your short introduction video (1-2 mins) and your motivation letter to bgcrecruitment@bgcprogram.hu.