• COMPANY:
      BGC Hungary Manó-Világ Ltd.
    • JOB TITLE:
      English Pre-school Teacher
      Budapest, Hungary 13th district
      By 20th Feb 2023
      Permanent 1st March 2023 - 31st August 2023
    • CONTACT:
      Native / balanced bilingual (his/her English skills match those of a native speaker)
      Mon-Fri 07.30 am – 1.00 pm contact
      5 additional availability hours / week
      Preferred if currently located in Hungary / within Schengen Zone /

    Our mission:

    Effortless language acquisition through immersion in an English-Hungarian environment. We aim to achieve our mission through sensory skills and hands-on activities that take place in an encouraging atmosphere where we promote personal growth, optimism, and creativity.

  • Duties and responsibilities:

    BGC Hungary is looking for an early year educator to achieve its goal to provide an innovative, award-winning bilingual preschool and afterschool program. Placements are in public preschools (kindergartens) in the 13th district of Budapest, Hungary.

    A successful candidate will:

    • Provide a native English environment through stories, songs, games and craft activities in a bilingual setting.
    • Lead our full-immersion English language BGC Preschool curriculum while serving as a facilitator.
    • Prepare visual aids to be able to give comprehensible input for our nonnative preschoolers.
    • Work side-by-side with a Hungarian licensed preschool teacher from 8.00 am-13.00 pm daily.
    • Have 25 contact hours/week spent in the preschool group, and be available for an additional 5 hours/week for administration, preparation, meetings and mentoring.
    • Cooperate with the Hungarian preschool teachers to create 2-week project plans.
    • Occasionally help organize and participate in site events such as craft afternoon with parents, or help children get ready for end of year performances.

    In more details, click here.

    Job highlights:

    BGC Teachers, facilitators:

    • encounters enthusiastic students,
    • (first-year teachers )receive a BGC methodology training, and an on-site orientation prior to starting the job,
    • are given year-round training support so even teachers with substantial experience will have an opportunity for improvement by our highly dedicated team of professionals,
    • enjoy a rewarding work environment,
    • are part of a sizeable group of native teachers and other colleagues with a good command of English,

    BGC offers:

    • Help with immigration procedures and work-related documentations.
    • 24/7 emergency assistance.
    • Accommodation search assistance.
    • On-site coordinator and mentor.
    • Access to BGC server where we share our teaching materials.
    • Teaching aids, supplies and on-site facilities.
    • 21 paid vacation days/12 month on a fixed schedule.


    Job requirements:

    • Native English speaker or balanced bilingual (English skills match those of a native speaker, raised by a native parent or received at least 8 years of education in an English-speaking institute.
    • A bachelor’s degree in any field (a degree in education is valued).
    • Commitment to 12 months.
    • TEFL / CELTA certificate if the applicant is not a licensed teacher.

    Ideally, the applicant

    • is self-motivated and proactive,
    • has adaptability to new cultures,
    • has personal and professional ambition,
    • is passionate about working with young children.


    About the Company:

    Boys and Girls Clubs of Hungary is the first European sister club of the Boys and Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) and a partner of the World Federation of Youth Clubs. The primary goal of the BGC English Program is to effectively teach English in a native environment. Our Program which was awarded the EUROPEAN LANGUAGE AWARD 2014, operates in 5 public educational institutions in Budapest.

    Currently we serve over 660 children daily with our outstanding teachers. The BGC English Kindergarten Program runs for 3 (+1) years for children aged 3-6, whereas our BGC English School Program runs for 4+4 years for children aged 6-14. 

    Our goal is to facilitate the students’ language acquisition to the highest level in a stress-free environment. The activities help to develop all aspects of the children’s personalities, allowing them to gain a competitive advantage for their futures.

    Image video: https://youtu.be/v5n9-2pqpfM



    net 280.000 HUF – 400.000 HUF (details discussed in the interview).
    Enrolled for Hungarian National Health Care.
    Opportunity for taking up sessions at the BGC Afterschool Program
    Compensation is paid monthly as per Hungarian practice by the 10th of each month.


    Outside of the class:

    BGC Teachers will have endless opportunities to travel and explore, Hungary has a lot to offer to its visitors.
    Image videos on Hungary: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e10pVhxNOco // https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9wGmVEvkUrk


    Application process

    To apply send your CV, your short introduction video (1-2 mins) and your motivation letter to bgcrecruitment@bgcprogram.hu.