EFL teacher

Centro Britanico do Alto Minho

Job description


Join a team of professional and enthusiastic teachers in a well-established school founded in 1996 in the centre of Viana do Castelo. The school has about 300 students and a staff of 7 teachers. We hold very high academic standards and have extensive experience and success in Cambridge and Trinity exams. The school provides dynamic communicative classes to small groups of students (max. 12) of all ages from 6 to adults.

Viana do Castelo is a coastal town about 70 kilometres north of Oporto. We are also very close to the Spanish border.

Contract for one academic year with the possibility to extend to two years

September 15th 2019 – to July 15th 2020

Salary and benefits


  • Competitive rates (details available on application)

    Full-time employment contract for 24 teaching hours/week (mostly afternoon and evenings) plus Saturday mornings

    Paid holidays over Christmas, Easter and any local or national holidays which fall within the contractual period

    Legal employment contract with full social security contributions paid by school

    Possibilities for further training/teacher development

    Accommodation provided – 2 bedroom apartment – 20 min walk to school. Electricity and water included – Internet and tv service also included

    Flight allowance to a maximum of 200€ with receipt

    Baggage allowance (importation of belongings to a maximum of 125€ with receipt



  • Minimum CELTA or Trinity CertTESOL qualified

    Native level speaker of English

    Minimum of 2 years relevant teaching experience

    A positive attitude, highly motivated and enthusiastic with a drive to develop and grow both personally and professionally with our school. Good socializer and good classroom management skills.

    Applicants must enjoy teaching children and teenagers and have recent experience. Applicants will also teach adults in the evening or 1to1.

    Some experience with Cambridge (ESOL) exams preferred.

    EU national or non EU with valid work permit for Portugal.

    Driving licence a benefit

How to apply


If you meet these requirements, please forward your CV with covering letter and photo to the DoS – Anabela Reis Alves – [email protected] References are essential and will be verified by Director.

You may visit our website www.centrobritanico.pt or Facebook page – Centro Britanico do Alto Minho – to obtain more information on the school.

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