Current Vacancies

Cactus Language is always looking for experienced and qualified tutors to join our teaching team. If you are interested in any of the vacancies below please do not hesitate to email us citing the language and location of the course in your subject line.

Teaching Opportunities

1:1 Czech Lessons in Liverpool

✅ Course duration: 1.5 hrs per lesson but flexible, 10 sessions
✅  Day/Time: twice a week, Mondays and Fridays,between 12am and 5pm
✅ Location: Aintree, L10 8LA
✅ Start date: asap

1:1 German Lessons in Milan

✅ Course duration:  2 hrs per lesson, 60 sessions
✅  Day/Time: once a week, Friday mornings
✅ Location: Via San Colombano 13 or Via Paolo da Cannobio 33
✅ Start date: asap

1:1 English Lessons in Penarth

✅ Course duration:  2 hrs per lesson, 75 sessions (150 sessions in total)
✅  Day/Time: twice a week, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10am – 12pm
✅ Location: Penarth, CF64 3HZ
✅ Start date: asap

3:1 Business French in Derry

✅ Course duration:  2 hrs per lesson, 10 sessions in total
✅  Day/Time: twice a week, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10am – 12pm
✅ Location: Campsie, Derry, BT47 3GQ, N. Ireland
✅ Start date: asap

2:1 German in Whitchurch

✅ Course duration:  1 hr per lesson, 20 sessions in total
✅  Day/Time: Mondays or Tuesdays, 5pm
✅ Location: The Firs, Whitchurch, HP22 4JU
✅ Start date: asap

1:1 German Training in London

✅ Course duration:  1 hr per lesson, 40 hours, twice a week
✅  Day/Time: flexible on day, around lunch time: 12:00-13:00 or 13:00–14:00
✅ Location: Paddington, London, W2 6TT
✅ Start date: 9th October

1:1 Japanese in Hong Kong

✅ Course duration:  1 hr per lesson, 60 sessions in total, twice a week
✅  Day/Time: Tuesday and Thursday at 5pm
✅ Location: 8 Connaught Road, Central, Hong Kong
✅ Start date: 3rd October

1:1 Japanese in Toyota City

✅ Course duration:  1.5 hrs per lesson, 10 sessions in total, twice a week
✅  Day/Time: Monday and Thursday after 6pm
✅ Location: AEON Mall, 1 Chome-1 Hirojicho, Toyota-shi, Aichi-ken 471-0864, Japan
✅ Start date: ASAP

Evening course teacher for Turkish in Manchester wanted!

✅ Course duration:  2 hrs per lesson, 10 weeks, 1 session per week
✅  Day/Time: Tuesday, 18:30pm – 20:30pm
✅ Location: St. Margaret’s Chambers
✅ Start date: 10th of October

Evening course teacher for Italian in Wimbledon wanted!

✅ Course duration:  2 hrs per lesson, 10 weeks, 1 session per week
✅  Day/Time: Tuesday, 18:30pm – 20:30pm
✅ Location: Wimbledon School of English
✅ Start date: 10th of October

Evening course teacher for Portuguese in Oxford wanted!

✅ Course duration:  2 hrs per lesson, 10 weeks, 1 session per week
✅  Day/Time: Tuesday or Wednesdays, 18:30pm – 20:30pm
✅ Location: Kings Oxford
✅ Start date: 10th of October

Evening course teacher Portuguese and Spanish in Manchester wanted!

✅ Course duration:  2 hrs per lesson, 10 weeks, 1 session per week
✅  Day/Time: Tuesday or Thursday, 18:30pm – 20:30pm
✅ Location: Manchester Academy of English
✅ Start date: 10th of October

Evening course teacher for Italian and Spanish in Leeds wanted!

✅ Course duration:  2 hrs per lesson, 10 weeks, 1 session per week
✅  Day/Time: Tuesday or Thursday, 18:30pm – 20:30pm
✅ Location: Center of English Studies
✅ Start date: 10th of October

Evening course teacher for French, German, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese in Bournemouth wanted!

✅ Course duration:  2 hrs per lesson, 10 weeks, 1 session per week
✅  Day/Time: Tuesdays 18:30pm – 20:30pm
✅ Location: Kings Bournemouth (St Peters Quarter)
✅ Start date: 10th of October

Evening course teacher for French, German, Italian in Brighton wanted!

✅ Course duration:  2 hrs per lesson, 10 weeks, 1 session per week
✅  Day/Time: Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday, 18:30pm – 20:30pm
✅ Location: St Giles International Brighton
✅ Start date: 10th of October

1:1 Business Italian Beginner Tuition in Wiltshire

✅ Course duration:  1/ 1.5 hrs per lesson, 6 sessions in total
✅  Day/Time: flexible on Monday – Thursday at 5PM
✅ Location: Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12
✅ Start date: ASAP

1:1 French Business Intermediate Tuition in Bracknell

✅ Course duration: 1/ 1.5 hr per lesson, 15 sessions in total
✅ Day/Time: Tuesdays, 5:30 PM
✅ Location: Bracknell RG12
✅ Start date: ASAP

1:1 German Beginner Tuition in London

✅ Course duration: 1.5 hrs per lesson, 15 hours in total
✅ Day/Time: flexible on days,
from 21/08 – 08/09: 6.30 – 8 pm
from 11/09: flexible
✅ Location: London E1, near Shadwell Train Station
✅ Start date: ASAP

1:1 Spanish Tuition in Guildford

✅ Course duration: 1.5 hrs per lesson, 52 sessions in total
✅ Day/Time: Tuesdays, 8.30 – 10 am
✅ Location: Guildford GU1
✅ Start date: ASAP

1:1 French Elementary Tuition in Paris

✅ Course duration: 1.5 hr per lesson, twice a week, 40 hrs in total
✅ Day/Time: Tuesdays & Thursdays or Fridays, between 9.30 am and 3 pm
✅ Location:  Paris, Rue Torricelli near Ternes Metro Station
✅ Start date: Beginning of September

1:1 Business German Intermediate Tuition in Bath

✅ Course duration: 1.5 hrs per lesson, 20 hours in total
✅ Day/Time: Fridays, 2 pm – 3:30 pm
✅ Location: Frome BA11
✅ Start date: 29th of September

1:1 Elementary Financial French Tuition in Paris

✅ Course duration:  either 1 hr or 1.5 hrs, twice a week
✅  Day/Time: Monday & Thursday or Tuesday & Friday, between 12 and 2 pm
✅ Location: Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré, Paris, near Élysée Palace
✅ Start date: ASAP

1:1 Business Spanish Intermediate Tuition in Whitchurch

✅ Course duration: 1.5 hours per lesson, 2 lessons per week, 20 sessions in total
✅ Location: Whitchurch HP22 or MK45
✅ Day/Time: Mondays and Tuesdays at HP22 or  Wednesdays, Thursdays or Fridays at MK45, 5 PM – 6:30 PM
✅ Start date: asap

1:1 French Beginner Tuition in London

✅ Course duration: 1.5 hrs per session, 14 sessions in total
✅ Day/Time: on Tuesdays, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
✅ Location: London, EC2N (the nearest tube station is Bank Station)
✅ Start date: 11th October 2017

1:1 German Beginner Private Tuition in London

✅ Delivery type (daytime, anytime or Skype)
✅ Course duration: 25 hours (minimum of one 1.5 hour session per week)
✅ Day/Time: on Tuesdays and Thursdays around 6pm
✅ Location: London EC1V (the nearest tube station is Barbican Station)
✅ Start date: asap

Teacher Opportunity European Commission in Cardiff (French)

✅ Course duration: 22 hours (the duration for each session will be confirmed soon)
✅ Day/Time: on Tuesdays at 11:30am – 12:30pm
✅ Location: Cardiff CF10
✅ Start date: asap

Sales

International Education Consultant

You will be responsible for promoting our worldwide language course portfolio to a wide audience base over the phone and via email. You will also be responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with their international partners.

We are looking for a results driven and tenacious individual, with a natural flair for sales and a strong desire to exceed targets. We offer excellent growth opportunities, travel, and performance linked remuneration. Based in Brighton, UK.

Key Responsibilities

✅ Provide first class customer & sales service, striving to exceed customers’ expectations
✅ Deliver the entire client experience, from enquiry through to post trip follow up
✅ Convert international leads by telephone, Skype, chat and email
✅ Prioritise enquiries and providing a 4hr TAT to calls & emails from customers
✅ Understand customers’ needs by asking the right questions
✅ Provide accurate and professional information and advice to clients based on their needs.
✅ Liais with school partners from all over the world by telephone, Skype and email
✅ Engage in pro-active sales approach through sourcing leads and managing projects to create additional lead generation channels
✅ Consider company and departmental targets when making decisions
✅ Apply cross-selling techniques where appropriate
✅ Aim to exceed monthly sales targets

Skills & Qualities Required

✅ Target driven with natural sales flair
✅ Good business acumen and understanding of sales targets
✅ Excellent telephone manner & customer service
✅ Proficient in at least one other key European language, preferably two
✅ Excellent time management skills & focus on deadlines
✅ Excellent attention to detail
✅ Ability to work under pressure and stay calm
✅ Ability to work under own initiative
✅ Friendly, approachable and flexible
✅ Able to absorb feedback and apply changes accordingly
✅ Basic understanding of language travel market
✅ Passion for travel and languages
✅ Desire to grow with a forward thinking, dynamic and young company with a great range of products

Remuneration

✅ Salary dependent on experience
✅ Basic plus attractive commission structure
✅ Language holiday & health care benefits

To apply please email your CV and cover note to recruitment@cactuslanguage.com.

Operations

Operations Assistant (Part Time – 25hrs per week)

The Operations Assistant at Cactus will support the Operations Coordinator to ensure the operational efficiency of our language courses and maintain a positive relationship between Cactus and our wide range of foreign language teachers.

Key Responsibilities

✅ Support the operations coordinator and direct the interns
✅ Manage the communications with all freelance teaching staff for the UK evening foreign language courses (FLUK)
✅ Manage and conduct the searches and interviews for new teaching staff for both FLUK and TM
✅ Communicate all logistical details of the courses to the teachers; arrange and manage cover classes; maintain regular flow of information and dialogue with the teachers and other departments
✅ Ensure teachers complete their online class records through the system/emails
✅ Manage all teacher-related student and teacher feedback for FLUK courses and field to the correct member of staff for solutions.
✅ With the support of the Operations Coordinator and HR – to review the systems on a regular basis to increase productivity and bring about improved efficiency.
✅ Liaise with the Language Courses Executive and LC Manager on a regular basis on all aspects of the FLUK courses.
✅ Organise face to face meetings with the FLUK teachers at least once a year in London, and in accordance with marketing activities in the regional centres, including but not limited to taster classes, opening evening and end of course events
✅ Work one late shift per week and two to three late shifts per week or overtime during the intakes as required to be taken as TOIL
✅ Represent Cactus on social media platforms as and when is required
✅ Liaise with FLUK teachers to promote Cactus courses as regional representatives and ensure they receive the marketing materials required

Essential Qualities

✅ High level of organizational skills
✅ Strong administration skills
✅ Proven track record of working quickly in a pressurized environment
✅ Proven ability to find solutions and perform tasks within limited time frames
✅ Confident, self-motivated, pro-active, solution driven and enthusiastic
✅ Flexible team player, with excellent IT, communication and administrative skills
✅ Excellent people skills and customer service skills
✅ Excellent spoken & written English (Level C2 in the case of non-native speakers).

How to apply
Please email us your CV and cover letter.

Internship (Sales & Operations)

Cactus Language Training is a forward thinking, dynamic, international language training company based in the beautiful and cultural city of Brighton in the South East of England. We have a professional and friendly team of around fifteen people who work from office in Brighton (Hove).

An internship at Cactus offers versatility, responsibility, autonomy and practical, on the job training and experience of a diverse range of activities. Many of our permanent staff started as intern with us. You will need to be adaptable and flexible with a hands-on approach to your work, bags of initiative, enthusiasm, creativity, lots of ideas, an eye for detail and an inquisitive mind. Good spoken and written English (minimum level C1/C2) as well as excellent communication skills are essential and one other language.

Operations

✅ Assist with teacher searches within our database and outside
✅ Communicate with teachers both by email and telephone.
✅ Assist the Director of Studies in different tasks such as contacting references and organizing Teacher Seminars

Customer service

✅ Create a strong rapport with clients, identify their needs and offer a suitable option
✅ Liaise with schools and accommodation providers
✅ Research potential partners
✅ Business development
✅ Affiliate marketing
✅ Website and content management
✅ Database maintenance

Requirements
✅ Note, we can only accept applicants who participate in a European programme such as Erasmus or Leonardo Da Vinci or where the internship is a mandatory part of your studies.
✅ A very good level of English (C1/C2).
✅ The minimum stay is 3 months, preferably longer.

How to apply

To apply please email your CV and cover note to recruitment@cactuslanguage.com.

For information on becoming a Cactus Language teacher call us on 01273 830 960 or email us. Our multilingual team will be happy to answer any question you may have. Go back to Work for Us.

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