Our staff are our most important asset

If you are a qualified English teacher who would like to work in a reputable school in Sydney with good working conditions then we would be interested in hearing from you.

This is us…

Work at ELC

We believe that our staff are the school’s most important asset and that they deserve recognition and an excellent working environment so we aim to provide you with:

  • A comfortable working environment with an informal atmosphere
  • Support when you need it
  • Excellent professional development opportunities
  • Extensive teaching resources
  • Variety in terms of the classes and levels you teach
  • The opportunity to gain experience in areas such as teacher training and materials development
  • Career progression

Is this you?

Work at ELC

ELC teachers are:

  • Are passionate about what they do
  • Are dynamic teachers who set high standards for themselves and their students
  • Prepare lessons thoroughly
  • Are always looking for the best way to stimulate their students and meet their needs
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills
  • Are genuinely interested in their students
  • Are motivated and keen to develop their own skills and assist others

The fact


English Language Company


495 Kent St, Sydney

(centrally located close to The Queen Victoria Building and Town Hall station)

Classes & levels

General English, Cambridge Exam Preparation, English for Academic Purposes, various electives

Typical class size


Student age


Number of Teaching hours per week


Other duties

Teacher’s administration, resource development

Support for new teachers and teacher development opportunities

We have an extensive professional development program which includes regular workshops, observations and peer observations.

Teacher qualifications

Degree plus CELTA, Trinity Cert TESOL or equivalent


Minimum 1 year’s experience preferred but we will consider newly-qualified teachers.

Salary and conditions

According to the New South Wales Non-Government Schools Teacher’s Award

Start date(s)

Student start dates every Monday. Teaching vacancies occur throughout the year.

Visa information

Applicants must be Australian residents or hold a valid working holiday visa for Australia.

Length of contract

An initial contract of 12 weeks is usually offered. Further employment may be offered based on successful lesson observations and student feedback.

Expression of interest