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E.L.D.C. Native English Speaker Counsellor

Position: Summer Camp Counsellor

Location: English Language Day Camp, Vienna

Duration: 4 weeks, 1 – 26 July, Monday to Friday 8 AM – 4:30 PM

 

About Us:

E.L.D.C has been a staple in the Vienna camp scene since 1990. With over 120 children and 18 counsellors it is one of the biggest summer day camps in Vienna. Nestled in the 22nd district, our camp offers a diverse range of activities including Active English, Sports, Theatre, Arts & Crafts, and Music & Dance. All activities aim to foster confidence in speaking English, creativity and friendships among campers.

 

Job Description:

As a Summer Camp Counsellor, you play a pivotal role in creating a safe, nurturing, and enjoyable environment for our campers. You are responsible for leading and supervising a group of campers throughout their daily activities, ensuring their well-being, and actively engaging them in exciting and educational experiences.

Responsibilities:

  • Supervise and lead a group of campers during scheduled activities, meals, and free time

  • Build positive relationships with campers, providing guidance, support, and encouragement as needed

  • Plan and implement daily camp programmes and activities

  • Ensure the safety and well-being of all campers by enforcing camp rules

  • Serve as a role model for campers, demonstrating enthusiasm, responsibility, and respect at all times

  • Collaborate with fellow counsellors and camp leadership to create a cohesive and inclusive camp community

  • Participate in staff meetings, training sessions, and other camp-related events as required

 

Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years old (21+ preferred)

  • English native (or accent free) speaker

  • Previous experience working with children in a camp, school, or recreational setting is highly desirable

 

Benefits:

  • Contract for the month of July, insured

  • €1400 – €1800 based on experience

  • Lunch included

  • Valuable experience in leadership, teamwork, and child development

  • Possibility to work as a teacher during the year

  • You get to work with an amazing team of counsellors and lovely kids!

 

How to Apply:

If you are passionate about working with children and making a difference in their lives, we want to hear from you! Please submit your resume and a brief cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are interested in joining our team to office@englishforchildren.com.

 

Join us at E.L.D.C this summer and embark on a rewarding journey filled with adventure, laughter, and lifelong memories!

E.F.C. Native English Speaker Teacher

EFC is looking for teachers!

For the new school year we are looking for a part-time English teacher in our Kindergartens to teach English to children from 4-6 years. Our teachers are provided with a structured programme and materials with the emphasis on learning through playing and having fun whilst learning English! Lesson lengths are 40 minutes (Typically 2-3 lessons back to back) and take place in Vienna and its the surrounding areas.

 

If you are interested in joining our team or would like more information, please send us a cover letter in English telling us a little bit about yourself as well as your resume or curriculum vitae in English to office@englishforchildren.com. Then, after an interview you will receive introductory and on-going support in our unique English For Children teaching method.

 

Our requirements:

  • You must be an English native speaker (or have excellent accent free English)

  • Experience in childcare is necessary

  • You communicate and interact well with children; you have an energetic and lively personality that fits perfectly with our ‘learn through play’ method!

  • Ideally you have formal qualifications (TEFL, TESL, TESOL, CELTA, KIGA training, etc.)

  • You are eligible to work in the EU or hold a valid work permit in Austria

  • You are able to work through to June 2024

What we offer:

  • A fixed schedule from October through June

  • €18,- per 40 minute lesson (plus compsenation for travel)

  • All materials will be provided (Flashcards, games, books, worksheets etc)

  • Structured lesson plans, as well as creative freedom

  • A great team of experienced teachers

  • The possibility of working in summer camp, and next year

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