Senior Teacher YL Contracts
The overall purpose of this role is to support British Council’s global English strategy by ensuring that re-registration and customer satisfaction targets are met or exceeded for Contracts courses.
|Closing date||Sunday 03 March 2019|
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT/TEAM
The Senior Teacher YL Contracts is based between the Napier and Toa Payoh centres but should expect to work in other locations when required and to play a full role as a member of the Contracts and the Singapore Teaching Centre Management Team. The post holder is expected to work Friday – Tuesday (with Wednesday/Thursday weekend) and act as duty manager regularly from 8am. British Council Singapore has four centres (Napier Road, Tampines, Marsiling and Toa Payoh).
WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING AND WHY
The overall purpose of this role is to support British Council’s global English strategy by ensuring that re-registration and customer satisfaction targets are met or exceeded for Contracts courses. Products and services meet customer needs, preferences and expectations. The successful candidate is expected to develop and manage the YL Contracts course syllabi, course book allocation, materials and course timetabling, including regular review and revision of courses to ensure relevance and quality. The role also include monitoring development of current and new products, including teen international school preparation courses, holiday camps, customised courses and Teaching/training up to 8 hours scheduled per week.
WHAT IS INTERESTING ABOUT IT
You can take pride to ensure to lead marketing strategy, planning and execution for China, ensuring that it drives and supports the global strategic objectives for the British Council in a flexible, cost-effective way. It is an opportunity to work in one of the most dynamic and competitive international education environments.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR
You should have Cambridge DELTA/Trinity DipTESOL (global minimum standard) and University degree. Masters in relevant subject is preferred. Candidate with A YL teaching qualification (TYLEC, CELTYL, PGCE) is also a plus. It is essential to have at least 4 years post TEFL-Q teaching/training experience which should include having taught the following courses:
- Under 6s – 500+ hours
- Primary age – 1000+ hours
- Secondary age – 1000+ hours
- Adults – 1000+ hours
Line management experience is a must and at least two years’ experience of academic management would be advantageous.