Function overview: 

English language trainers work with English teachers, students and pupils spreading the core mission of the British Council which is the promotion of mutual knowledge and understanding by building trust between nations via promoting language learning skills across different audiences. English trainers promote UK culture, build lifelong relationships and spread the impact via language teaching.

The British Council implements a number of projects to support English language learners and teachers. A wide range of tools are made available using numerous resources as television, radio, mobile applications, text messages and face-to-face training sessions.

Main Accountabilities:

Support British Council’s global English strategy by

  • delivering teaching to the highest standards of ELT (English Language Teaching)
  • enhancing British Council’s reputation as a world authority in of ELT (English Language Teaching)
  • continuing professional development and sharing of best practices
  • planning, preparing      and delivering high quality English language teaching that meets the needs of different customer groups taking into account individual learning styles
  • monitoring      progress and provide regular feedback to help manage students’ performance throughout the course, and actively promote learner autonomy
  • contributing to the development, evaluation, and improvement of English language courses, materials and related services, in order to meet students’ needs by actively working as a member of the teaching team
  • completing teaching related administrative tasks to specified standards
  • actively engaging in professional development and performance management to ensure quality and high standards in teaching and learning, and maintain British Council’s position at the forefront of best ELT practices
  • contributing to the development of lasting, mutually beneficial relationships by enhancing students’ understanding of contemporary UK
  • Ensure safeguarding and guidelines are applied and upheld in line with standards and policy for the following areas:    

Ø Child protection
Ø  Equal Opportunity and Diversity
Ø  Health and safety

Role Requirements: 

Passport requirements/ Right to work in country:  You must have the right to live and work in the Republic of Azerbaijan

Direct contact or managing staff working with children?:  Yes – project-specific.  Criminal Records Clearance required

Notes:  Occasional national and international travel and unsocial / evening hours working

How to apply

For more details about the vacancy and application procedure, please follow the below link:

On the portal page please choose ‘External Vacancies’. You will be taken to ‘Search Vacancies’ page. On this page please choose ‘Azerbaijan’.

Deadline: 19/08/2018