Work for Us

Study Assistants - Summer 2017


Do you want…

- some enjoyable, paid work experience this summer?

- something different to write on your CV or university application?

- to meet young people from overseas?

Alba English School is looking for Study Assistants to work with their teachers and students this summer. The role involves assisting the main English Teacher or Activity Leader with classroom and cultural activities with young people from overseas (mostly aged 14-17) while they are learning English in Edinburgh. No experience is required as you will be guided by the class teacher. We look for people with a friendly, helpful and enthusiastic approach.

Download the Study Assistant Application Form and Full Study Assistant Role Description for more information.

To apply, email your Application Form to jenny@albaenglish.co.uk by June 23rd 2017.


English Teachers - Permanent Information


Are you a CELTA-qualified, native-speaking English Teacher?

Do you have experience teaching English as a second language?

Are you a friendly and enthusiastic teacher who cares about their students' progress?

Are you a great person to work with?

If the answer to these questions is yes, please send your CV to jenny@albaenglish.co.uk with a covering letter. When a vacancy becomes available, we can then contact suitable candidates. We advertise vacancies on Edinburgh Gumtree. You can set up a Gumtree 'alert' for "Alba English" so that you will receive an email notification whenever we publish a job advertisement.

Equal Opportunities

We recognize that it is unlawful, unethical and against the best interests of both Alba English School and individuals for an employer to discriminate against a candidate for a job because of their age, disability, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy or maternity in any part of the recruitment process. Alba English School will treat all applications fairly and equally and adhere to the Equal Opportunities legislation.

We encourage candidates to submit an Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Click here to download an Equal Opportunities Monitoring form.