Are you currently looking for a new job that offers flexibility? We are looking for native speakers with teaching experience to join our international team as freelance language instructors. We welcome creative and reliable individuals with impactful personalities, willing to lead children on their journey of learning, improving and experiencing a new language. Do you like working with kids and teens? Do you already have experience working with kids or working as a language teacher? Do you know what interests and motivates children? Do you know how to generate and sustain a lasting, successful learning process? Do you speak (a little) German? If the answer is “yes”, then read on…
Your scope of responsibilities as a JLC Language Instructor Teach kids and teens in your native language – German, English, French, Spanish or Italian. Transmit your culture and language in a light, easy and playful manner by generating authentic communicative situations and environments. You carry sole responsibility for conducting lessons, and you get to share your abilities and knowledge in your unique and individual way. Our concept serves you as an orientation framework, and our team is here to provide you with any assistance needed. As to the forms of instruction, a variety of opportunities is provided: Teaching Bambini (ages 3 to 7), Kids (ages 8 to 12) or Teens (ages 13 to 16) in regular mini-group classes and / or in a flexible, intensive private one-on-one setting, leading thematically-conceptualized Workshops (multiple hours on weekends) as well as week-long Language Camps during school breaks. Qualifications and Requirements At least 21 years of age Native-speaker competence on one of our target languages Documented teaching experience (e.g., completed studies in education, teaching certificates, etc.) Knowledge of German is preferred. Teaching and learning at the JLC is a dynamic process; therefore, pedagogical knowledge and teaching experience working with kids and teens is a priority. The quality we seek in our language instructor position candidates first and foremost is the genuine and authentic joy and fun at teaching. We value creative individuals who are able to manage unforeseen and challenging classroom situations and, most importantly, who know how to get the kids and teens interested in and enthusiastic about their language and their way of teaching it.
Let us know who you are and what you can do – send us your Application Letter, CV / Resume and any Diplomas / Certificates / other supporting documents (.pdf format preferred) to:
We welcome interns to provide us active support during our school holiday Language Camps.
If you have organizational talent and would like to be part of the Camps’ daily operations, and if you are interested in accompanying our young language learners during their fieldtrips and excursions – don’t wait!