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WHY WORK FOR DISCOVERY SUMMER?


  • Over 60 different nationalities studied with us last summer
  • Many of our students and staff come back year after year. In 2017 over 60% of our staff were returners and many recommended us to their friends
  • Up to 10% of our students are English Student Hosts - who are the same age as the international students and mix with them in classes, in all activities and excursions
  • In 2014 we were inspected by the British Council and awarded 13 strengths out of a possible 15. Click here to read our full inspection report
  • We are currently ranked by EL Gazette as the top multi-centre summer school in the UK
  • Our policy is to invest in staff training.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment.

To find out more about our courses please browse the website, watch videos of courses in action and look at our blogs.


HOW TO APPLY


Applications for summer 2018 are now open. Please download Information for Applicants 2018 for full details of course locations, dates, salaries and the application procedure. Full job descriptions are listed below. To apply please complete an application form and return it with your CV and cover letter/email to [email protected] If you'd like to have an informal chat before making an application please feel free to contact us.


RESIDENTIAL VACANCIES 2018


  • Our residential courses take place in top UK boarding schools with excellent facilities
  • Student age range: 8-17 years
  • Centres are open from late June until late July/mid Aug. Vacancies for 2-5 weeks
  • Staff work 6 days a week and are provided with free board and lodging at the school.
  • Dates vary by role and centre. See Information for Applicants 2018 for further details.

Residential teaching roles

  • EFL Teacher
  • We are looking for experienced, qualified EFL teachers who can teach lively, engaging lessons which will help students improve accuracy, fluency and, most importantly, confidence.

  • EFL Teacher + specialism
  • We are looking for teachers who are qualified to teach EFL and can also teach one or more of the following: Coding, Web Design, Digital Photography, Science, Performing Arts.

  • Specialist Teacher (Cobham)
  • We are looking for a teacher for the STEM Strand on our new Global Young Leaders programme for 12-16 year olds at ACS Cobham. 28 June - 28 July 2018.

Senior Management Team

  • Course Director (vacancies now filled)
  • Director of Studies (Cobham)
  • We are looking for a highly qualified and experienced Director of Studies to lead the academic programme on our new Global Young Leaders programme for 12-16 year olds at ACS Cobham. 27 June - 28 July 2018.

  • Social Director
  • We are looking for someone to lead our team of Activity Leaders and deliver a balanced, lively and imaginative social programme for children/teens.

  • Administrator
  • We are looking for a highly organised person who can ensure the centre's administration is efficient and provide a warm welcome to all visitors.

Other residential roles

  • House Parent
  • We are looking for staff with experience of working with children/teens to supervise students in their houses and help create a happy, homelike atmosphere.

  • Activity Leader
  • We are looking for staff who have experience of working with children/teenagers and can supervise a wide range of sports and/or arts & crafts, drama evening entertainments and excursions.


LONDON DAY / NON-RESIDENTIAL VACANCIES 2018


  • Our day courses take place in Kensington, central London (Collingham and Queen's Gate courses) and at Marymount International School in Kingston-upon-Thames
  • Centres are open from late June/early July until late July/mid Aug. Vacancies for 4-7 weeks
  • Non-residential staff work Monday to Friday. No accommodation is offered.
  • See Information for Applicants 2018 for further details.

EFL teaching vacancies

We are looking for experienced, qualified EFL teachers who can teach lively, engaging lessons which will help students improve accuracy, fluency and, most importantly, confidence.

  • EFL Teacher - Juniors, Marymount
  • 26 June - 28 July 2018. Students: 8-13 years. Approx 25 contact hours per week. Working in Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey.

  • EFL Teachers - Juniors, Queen's Gate
  • 2 July - 10 August 2018. Students: 7-13 years. 35 contact hours per week. Working in Kensington, central London.

  • EFL Teacher - Adults, Collingham
  • 25 June - 10 August 2018. Group classes or 1:1. 17.5 hours per week or more. Working in Kensington, central London.

  • EFL Teacher - Juniors, Collingham
  • 25 June - 10 August 2018. Students: 5-17 years. 17.5 or 35 contact hours per week. We are keen to recruit teachers with experience of teaching 5-8 year olds. Working in Kensington, central London.

Other vacancies

  • Activity Leader/Coach Rep - Marymount
  • 26 June - 3 August 2018. Students: 8-13 years. To meet/greet our students in Kensington at 8am, accompany them on the coach to Marymount International School, supervise activities and excursions during the day and accompany students back to Kensington by 6pm.

  • Centre Assistant - Collingham
  • 25 June - 10 August 2018. Full time or mornings only. We are looking for staff who have experience working with children/teens to assist staff with all elements of the course.

  • Centre Assistant - Juniors, Queen's Gate
  • 2 July - 10 August 2018. Full time. We are looking for staff who have experience working with children to assist staff with all elements of the course.


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