vacancy details

English Teacher

My Swiss Camp

Les Sciernes, Switzerland

From £165 net per week + full board accommodation + £150 travel expenses + ski pass




The Haut Lac International Centre is now recruiting for our winter programme from December 2014 through to April 2015. 

We are looking for energetic and enthusiastic staff to work with school groups from the UK and Ireland as well as children from all over the world. The students' ages range from 8 to 18.

We want our staff to focus all their energy on the students and their needs. When working with the kids, the more of your personality you put in to your work the greater the response from the kids and the more rewarding the experience for everyone.

Ø  Organise and run the language classes for the students as directed by the Language Programme co-ordinator Ø  Wake up students in the morning according to the timetable Ø  Put students to bed at night according to the timetable Ø  Night monitor on rotation staying on the floor with the students to make sure there is no trouble and also to help with any problems students may have Ø  Night patrol on rotation when working as a monitor Ø  Campus duty on rotation Ø  Supervise a students table at meal times Ø  Drive minibuses if qualified Ø  Ensure assessment of students language ability in order to award a final report Ø  Supervise students at all times when on duty Ø  Help the Activity team run the activities according to the timetable, as directed by the Activity Programme co-ordinator Ø  Maintain discipline among the students Ø  Maintain upkeep of equipment, vehicles and building Ø  Respond positively to any requests from the Direction Team Ø  Promote the Centre positively to all clients


Ø  Age 19 or over
Ø  Teaching degree or teaching degree in progress.
Ø  TEFEL or ESL  ( French or German equivalent ) 
Other skills/abilities that will strengthen your application
Ø  Second Language ( French, German, English, Italian or Spanish )
Ø  Minibus license/experience driving minibuses
Ø  Other sports qualifications
Ø  Experience working in camps
Ø  Experience/qualifications working with children
Ø  First Aid
Ø  Interest in Drama / Arts / Music