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English Instructor (Part time)

English Instructor (Part time)


Job Description

We are seeking a English teacher to join our team at our new Academy offering the Vocational Education & Training (VET) by EHL (Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne) program in hospitality. You will be required to deliver foundation English to develop students skills in a business context in particular for the hospitality and service sector.

English should be your native language with a strong background in teaching Business English as a core subject.

To be a successful instructor, you should demonstrate effective teaching practices for adult learners.


  • Deliver English and service language lessons to students in the VET by EHL programs
  • Provide students with contextual understanding of how to use expressions that would best engage and delight guests within a hospitality context
  • Develop students vocabulary and use of industry terms specially focusing on the food and beverage, hospitality and service sectors
  • Develop students skills in listening, comprehension, reading and writing
  • Support in developing students’ soft skills in communication
  • Provide engaging and rewarding classroom environment where students can develop their confidence in a hospitality context
  • Develop students awareness of language and its application in a variety of cultural contexts
  • Provide a stimulating learning environment to students that is sensitive to their personal psychosocial needs
  • Develop course materials and continuously improve them based upon changing trends in the industry and employee contexts
  • Incorporate the Academy’s objectives into the curriculum by remaining up to date with mission and initiatives
  • Develop course materials for future academic pathways
  • Develop critical thinking skills of students to solve problems in an engaging and stimulating environment
  • Document and report on student progress
  • Evaluate student performance
  • Provide and publish MIS, other reports and insights as per requirement.
  • Provide bridging after-class sessions if needed
  • Support on any accreditation requirements
  • Participate in training courses as well as in continuing professional development opportunities, and taking part in action research exercises;
  • Maintain good order and discipline amongst students under one’s care and safeguarding their health and safety at all times;
  • Attending meetings with parents and staff to discuss student progress
  • Attend staff development days to improve skills and receive help and feedback from colleagues
  • Act as a role model by making your students feel motivated while maintaining an approachable personality
  • Demonstrate the highest of professionalism, ethics and uphold the Academy’s service excellence ethos.
  • Perform other duties and tasks as assigned
  • Support on all marketing activities and events.



  • Must be a native English speaker with a strong understanding of latin an advantage
  • Excellent speaking and writing skills
  • Excellent grammar knowledge
  • Excellent diction
  • Knowledge of great works of literature
  • Comfortable with working with students from non-English speaking backgrounds
  • Ability to create lesson plans
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

Professional Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in teaching

Academic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Education with a specialization in English, or equivalent.
  • Licensed to teach with a teacher certificate

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent