• COMPANY:
      BGC Hungary Amerikainapközi Ltd.
    • JOB TITLE:
      English Afterschool Teacher – Primary School (students aged 6-10)
      Budapest, Hungary 13th district
      Contact for more details
      Permanent 1st Sept 2021 - 15th June 2022
    • CONTACT:
      Native / balanced bilingual (CEF level C2)
      Mon-Fri 1.00 pm -5.00 pm contact time plus prep time (planning/meetings)
      Successful candidates come from the following countries: UK, USA, Canada, South Africa, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Australia

    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 and 5th districts of Budapest, Hungary.

    A successful candidate will:

    • Implement our language acquisition program in grades 1-4 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 6-10.
    • 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 from 1.00 pm-4.00 pm.
    • 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.
    • 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,
    • as a part of their package are offered a 120-hour TEFL for Young Learners certificate that they receive at the end of their first year contract completion,
    • 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 (CEF level C2).
    • 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). The primary goal of the BGC English Program is to effectively teach English in a native environment. Our Program that was awarded with the EUROPEAN LANGUAGE AWARD 2014, operates in 5 public educational institutions in Budapest.

    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.



    300.000 – 330.000 HUF before taxes (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.

    To find out more about the BGC Preschool Program position, click here.


    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=_Yp-iH1enG8 // https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ZNJ5LoJ2DA


    Job application form  – BGC Hungary

    We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

    I am interested in the following positions advertised:

    BGC Preschool Teacher (students aged 3-6)BGC Afterschool Teacher Grades 1-4 (students aged 7-10)BGC Afterschool Teacher Grades 5-8 (students aged 11-14)substitute teacher at the BGC Preschool Programsubstitute teacher at the BGC Afterschool Program

    Please, upload your CV, motivation letter and short intro video. Sending us a reference letter is optional.