Seeking Director of Studies for Waterford English Language Centres
Waterford English Language Centres is the oldest recognised ELE provider in the south-east and prides itself on
creating exceptional learning experiences for every learner.
We are seeking an energetic, motivated and creative full-time Director of Studies to join our team in May 2022. The candidate should be passionate about contributing to a positive collaborative learning environment which supports the well-being and development of all school stakeholders.
Create, develop and deliver robust curricula that meet the requirements of students and meet the key standards of accreditation bodies (ACELS /ILEP/IEM).
Plan, prepare, and deliver high-quality teaching, learning, and assessment as needed.
Model quality teaching to colleagues to enhance learner experience.
Recruit, induct, embed new academic staff and deliver a programme of ongoing learning for all academic staff.
Contribute to the day-to-day academic management and development of new programmes.
Deliver pre course needs analysis, placement testing, induction & orientation to students.
Help manage admissions and enrolments, timetable classes and source/allocate resources.
Ensure policies and procedures are in line with legal and statutory requirements.
Help to foster and maintain a collaborative and supportive learning environment for all school stakeholders.
This list is not exhaustive as there may be other duties and responsibilities that form part of the role
A primary degree (minimum level 7).
A recognised TEFL teaching qualification (CELTA or equivalent).
At least 5 years recent and consecutive experience in ELT.
Evidence of ongoing learning.
A passion for learning and helping students on their learning journeys.
A Postgraduate Qualification ELT/DELTA.
Experience at co-ordinator/senior teacher and/or manager level in a recognised ELE organisation.
Experience with the CEFRL levels and descriptors and IELTS, Cambridge and TIE exams.
A second language
Experience in course and syllabus design.
Experience in a rolling admissions environment
This is a full-time position based in beautiful sunny Waterford.
To apply, please send an up to date CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information contact email@example.com or call 00353-51-877288.