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Thinking about a career change and a new challenge? 

We now have an exciting opportunity for you to follow a career as an English language teacher at the British Council in Kandy.

We would like to give you the opportunity to become a teacher at the British Council Kandy. Successful applicants will be sponsored on our CELTA course in Colombo and will then teach at our centre in Kandy on an hourly paid basis. Work is mostly at weekends and in the evenings. 

The Certificate in English Language Teaching to Speakers of Other Languages (CELTA) is a pre-service English language teaching (ELT) course aimed at people with little or no formal teaching experience.

Here’s how you can join

If you believe you have high proficiency in English along with a desire to teach and the right to work in Sri Lanka, please contact to request an application form. 

Course dates: 5 August – 30 August 2019

Course times: Monday to Friday, 08.00 a.m. to 04.00 p.m.

Terms and conditions apply. 


Deadline for applications is Saturday 20 July 2019.