Teacher of English in Tbilisi

Start Date
12 September 2022
Duration or End Date
14 July 2023
820-860 Euros depending on qualification and experience


Essential Requirements

  • You must have a CELTA, Trinity TESOL, or equivalent initial teaching qualification
  • You must have a degree (e.g. BA, BSc)

Job Description

IH Tbilisi is willing to employ a teacher with CELTA or equivalent to teach adults, teens and children. Regular teaching hours per week - 19. Stand-by teaching hours per week - 3 hours (not regular). A newly arrived teacher will become a member of a very experienced and friendly teaching team and will get every possible help and support from a DOS and ADOS along with the Director. Fortnightly teacher development workshops are regularly organised at IH Tbilisi. We are a well-established school in Tbilisi, capital city of Georgia - a country of amazing food, great wine (as Georgia is a cradle of wine for 8000 year now) and fantastic mountains and a huge number of unique historical (Christian) places to visit and enjoy. The average number of years spent by ex-pat teachers at IH Tbilisi is 3 to 4 years.

It is a great school with a very supportive, international team of teachers, devoted to what they do, always ready to help and share their ideas. The atmosphere in the staffroom is welcoming and friendly. Working for IH Tbilisi is an amazing experience and at the same time an opportunity to continue growing professionally and developing as a teacher. The school is centrally located, and our expat teachers live within walking distance from the school. The city is full of cafes and restaurants particularly the older part of it - Quote from a current teacher at IH Tbilisi


Other benefits

Flights: The school pays for return flights worth up to 500 US Dollars

Accommodation: The school pays for a single flat accommodation and can also help teachers find one.

Visa: IH Tbilisi can arrange a standard medical insurance for the teacher

Holiday: Public holidays (6), 12 days for Christmas and a week for Easter are paid by the school


About the school and city

In 1989 International House Tbilisi became the first International House World Organisation affiliated school in the former Soviet Union. It is now the largest English language school in Georgia for General English/Intensive and ESP teaching, preparation for Cambridge Examinations, IELTS and TOEFL, and Teacher Training. IH Tbilisi is the only authorised Cambridge English Language Assessment centre, which runs CELTA and Delta (Module 1 and Module 2) courses in Georgia.

International House Tbilisi runs courses for various age groups. The minimum age for our General English/Intensive adult classes is 16. Classes for Children and Younger Learners from the age of 7 to 15 are also available.