Work at ELC

Our staff are our most important asset

If you are a qualified English teacher who would like to work in a reputable school in Sydney with good working conditions then we would be interested in hearing from you.

This is us…

We believe that our staff are the school’s most important asset and that they deserve recognition and an excellent working environment so we aim to provide you with:

  • A comfortable working environment with an informal atmosphere
  • Support when you need it
  • Excellent professional development opportunities
  • Extensive teaching resources
  • Variety in terms of the classes and levels you teach
  • The opportunity to gain experience in areas such as teacher
  • The opportunity to gain experience in areas such as teacher training and materials development
  • Career progression

Is this you?

ELC teachers are:

  • Are passionate about what they do
  • Are dynamic teachers who set high standards for themselves and their students
  • Prepare lessons thoroughly
  • Are always looking for the best way to stimulate their students and meet their needs
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills
  • Are genuinely interested in their students
  • Are motivated and keen to develop their own skills and assist others

The fact

  • Institution

    English Language Company

  • Location

    495 Kent St, Sydney
    (centrally located close to The Queen Victoria Building and Town Hall station)

  • Classes & levels

    General English, Cambridge Exam Preparation, English for Academic Purposes, various electives

  • Typical class size


  • Student age


  • Number of Teaching hours per week


  • Other duties

    Teacher’s administration, resource development

  • Support for new teachers and teacher development opportunities

    We have an extensive professional development program which includes regular workshops, observations and peer observations.

  • Teacher qualifications

    Degree plus CELTA, Trinity Cert TESOL or equivalent

  • Experience

    Minimum 1 year’s experience preferred but we will consider newly-qualified teachers.

  • Salary and conditions

    According to the New South Wales Non-Government Schools Teacher’s Award

  • Start date(s)

    Student start dates every Monday. Teaching vacancies occur throughout the year.

  • Visa information

    Applicants must be Australian residents or hold a valid working holiday visa for Australia.

  • Length of contract

    An initial contract of 12 weeks is usually offered. Further employment may be offered based on successful lesson observations and student feedback.

Expression of interest