Concord College is England’s premier co-educational international boarding school set in the heart of the Shropshire countryside, with 600 students aged 13-19. With over 40 nationalities represented amongst our students, we enjoy a wonderfully diverse environment with a strong community feel and decency, trust and respect at our core. All employees play an important part in providing all that is required for the students in our care. If you are looking for an opportunity to work as part of a great team in a beautiful setting with first class facilities, excellent working conditions and rates of pay, plus many additional benefits, we currently accepting applications for EFL teachers for our Summer Courses. Please apply today for your chance to work at one of the UK's most prestigious Colleges.
The College is situated in a beautiful rural location in close proximity to Shrewsbury and the Shropshire hills. There are excellent sports and leisure facilities on campus including two large sports halls, squash courts, aerobics and weight training room, climbing wall, running track, indoor heated swimming pool, outdoor sports pitches and courts and a modern high ropes adventure course. There are also creative facilities including a theatre, dance studio and art room. The College’s new prestigious 22 laboratory science building is available for students studying the sciences.
Almost all summer course teachers are residential and some undertake additional paid boarding parenting duties. Accommodation, full board and a laundry service are provided. Teachers are supported by an experienced academic management team and benefit from regular inservice training workshops. All classrooms have interactive whiteboards and PCs with internet access and a comprehensive library of up-to-date teaching resources and equipment is available. WiFi is enabled throughout the campus.
The summer programme is a fantastic opportunity for boys and girls to study together on a beautiful campus that is safe and welcoming. It gives young people the chance to experience other languages and cultures and encourages an ethos of kindness and tolerance for others.
The aims of a Concord College summer course are to:
Build students’ confidence in their own abilities
Improve students’ skills in their selected subject
Provide opportunities to find self-worth and enjoy academic experiences through a wide range of enrichment activities
Experience British culture and way of life
Meet and make friends with young people from many different countries and enhance their intercultural understanding for international harmony
Provide a safe, kind and caring environment in which to fluorish.