Director of Studies, Language Program in Canada
Posting Date: Feb 27 2017
Continent: North America
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Organization Type: ESL/Language Training
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Contract Type: Permanent
Job Overview: Director of Studies is required for a large international school or program in Canada. It’s Academic represents many of the largest language schools and international programs; we help these organizations source talented, senior-level administrators and managers like you. If you are qualified and interested in learning about new opportunities like this in the US, apply today! Your application will remain strictly confidential, and when a specific position like this comes up you will be one of first people notified. If the opportunity interests you, we will provide more details and hopefully work to recommend you to our client for consideration. Our service is 100% confidential and free for job seekers. Many of our job opportunities are not posted publically so apply today to receive future notifications.
Benefits: Competitive salary dependent on experience, the size of the program, and the organization; performance based incentive package; relocation allowance may be provided; excellent opportunities to grow with established organizations.
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and CELTA, TESOL Certification- and some organizations also require a MA.in TESOL, Linguistics or EFL. Candidates should have ESL teaching experience, as well as five years senior administrative experience in a similar atmosphere or program; strong operational, sales and marketing experience; experience in teacher training and managing career development; experience in teaching oversees and in a variety of contexts; experience teaching ESL/EFL to adults in a mixed language environment; exceptional customer service, entrepreneurial and leadership skills; experience with student recruitment and marketing; a background in faculty management, observation and training; efficient with MS Office Suite applications; the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, multi-tasking, high energy environment; the ability to travel locally and work occasional evenings and weekends, especially during the peak season during the summer months; international experience is an asset. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in Canada.
Additional Details: Assist the Director of Studies in the strategic academic management of the centre; assist the Regional Academic Director in the creation of academic strategy for the organisation; actively participate in the development of the course content and implementation tasks; ensure the successful delivery of the academic product; manage all academic HR requirements; and generally ensure high teaching quality by promoting continual professional development, empowerment, innovation and new ideas from both internal and external sources through strong leadership.
Organization Overview: It’s Academic represents various types of international schools and programs around the world. Schools vary greatly in terms of their size, location, programs, curriculum and student body. Apply for this general job posting to be considered for this type of international opportunity and we will contact you with specific opportunities like this as they arise.