Whatever the reason why you want to move to the UK, The English Corner and their partners will offer you a unique experience into British working life. All our placements take place in the UK either in town or in the countryside as well.
Please be flexible in terms of location so that we can place you easily and within the timeline that you have mentionned on the application form.
The wages are based on the « National Minimum Wage » which is:
£5.80 gross/hour for employees 22 years and over ( around 1000€/ month)
£4.83 gross/ hour for employees between 18 and 21
Many employers will pay more than the average minimum wage depending on English level and positions taken.
Working hours range from 39 to 40 hours per week. Extra hours are often paid in the UK.
there are various acommodation options:
Outside working hours you will need to buy your own food.
Days off and holidays:
You will have 2 days off per week that will not necessarily be at the week ends
As for the holidays you are entitled to 4 weeks paid holidays for a 1 year stay, pro rata for shorter stays.
|Registration fee not refundable||Placement fee 6 months and more|
|80,00 €||620,00 € (that you can pay over 2 separate months if wanted)|
To apply you need
- the application form completed
- references of former employers if you can provide some
- criminal record check
- medical certificate specifying that you can work abroad
- a passport photograph to attach to first page of application form
- a cover letter describing motivation and experience
- a CV in English
- to be a citizen from any EEC member state
- to enclose payment in euro cheque :
Cheque 1: registration fee of 80€ not refundable and cashed in immediately
Cheque 2: placement fee of 620€ cashed in only when a placement will have been confirmed
How do I pay?
You can either pay by euro cheque, bank transfer (please ask for our bank details), international postal order or foreign cheque. For the last option please add up a bank fee of €20 with each payement as the bank charges this fee to process your cheque