South America, Peru
Asociacion Cultural Peruano Britanica
OUR ASSOCIATION The Peruvian British Cultural Association, in order to promote the culture and history of the United Kingdom and strengthen cultural relationships with Peru.
Our Association gives Peruvians the opportunity to learn and master English through our Teaching Centres.
Promoting British, Peruvian and global culture among students and the general public is one of the most important tasks of the Peruvian British Cultural Association.
We have 14 centres in Peru, specially designed for teaching English.
Something that characterizes our teaching is the “Active Learning” system, a method focusing on communication, where participation and interaction play fundamental roles.
We offer two types of courses: regular and special and we have programs for adults, young learners and children.
ADULTS (aged 14 plus)
Divided into three phases:
YOUNG LEARNERS AND CHILDREN
Juniors (aged 11 to 13)
Kids (aged 8 to 10)
Pre kids (aged 6 to 7)
Infants (aged 4 to 5)
Preparation courses for international certificates
Pronunciation and grammar courses
English for business programme
English for professionals
Teachers will be mainly engaged in teaching general English courses. These courses are generally organised in monthly “cycles” of 27 hours (90 minutes each)
Regular allocation to teaching from Monday to Friday:
From 7:00 to 10:15 a.m. and from 4:00 to 7:30 p.m.
From 8:45 to 12:00 m and from 6:00 to 9:15 p.m.
Saturdays if required. If you would like to know more about us, you can enter the following link:
ABOUT THE CONTRACT:
The duration of the contract is 12 months and could be renewed under mutual agreement.
Teachers will only be allowed to work once the contract has been approved by the Peruvian Ministry of Labour and the Immigration authorities.
Climate: the climate in Lima:
Minimum in winter around 12°C to 13°C (June to September)
Maximum in summer around 28°C, except on years that have “El Niño” phenomenon with up to 30°C to 32°C (December to March)
Humidity: very high all year round.
Population: Lima has around 10 million inhabitants
Recreational facilities: many and for all budgets, cinemas, discos, pubs, theatres, museums, restaurants, gymnasiums, beaches.
REQUIREMENTS TO APPLY:
Language: Fluent speaker of English
Experience: At least twelve months teaching English as a foreign language to different
aged groups of students and levels.
Qualification: CELTA – Certificate in Language Teaching to Adults, University of
Cambridge or TESOL Certification -Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages or TEFL -Teaching English as a Foreign Language.
Others: Basic knowledge of Spanish is an advantage.