Information on agency:
Jan. 10, 2019.
When did academy open?
1987 (Getafe office in October 2012).
Contact person and title:
Sarah Bray, founder.
Land line: 91 682 3977.
Mobile: 620 892 576.
Once you send your CV, we contact you to set up an interview. We add the profile of qualified teachers to our database and send out the new class postings by email. We hire qualified teachers on contract or on a freelance basis.
C/ Felipe Estevez 15, 28901- Getafe.
Facilities and classrooms:
We have 5 group classrooms, an office and teacher’s room available within the premises. Some of the classes take place at the students’ place of work or home. A wealth of materials is available as well as a printer/scanner/photocopier and kitchen.
Have "Director of Studies" (DOS) support?
Yes, Sarah Bray.
Qualification requirements for employment?
Candidates with TEFL, CELTA, or TESOL certificates.
Experience requirements for employment?
A minimum of 2 years English teaching experience in schools/ academies and companies is preferred. Where experience is not a candidate’s strong point, lesson planning is essential and more guidance will be provided.
Hire at a distance?
Yes, Skype interviews are our initial stage but we prefer to meet candidates in person after that.
Hire Americans and do their papers?
Yes, we hire American teachers on a student visa.
Preference for British or Americans? Why?
None, other native nationalities are also welcome.
Estimated teachers hired yearly:
12-15 in Getafe and Madrid
Teachers at Bray's English for over 4 years?
1 for our Getafe office and 3 in Santander
Best part about working at Bray's English:
Working in an environment which fosters a collaborative team spirit. We also strive to show we value good teachers by offering competitive rates and including prep. time and transport within the contracts, as well as having a professional development plan.
Offer teacher training or development along with job?:
Yes, we have meetings to share teaching ideas and offer development materials and guidance. In-house and external training opportunities are also provided throughout the year.
Starters' average salary?
It depends on the number of daily hours, experience, and class location. Hourly rates can vary between 20,00€ /hour and 26,00€/hour for freelance teachers and between 15,00 €/hour and 20,00 €/hour for teachers on contract.