Camp Managers (Centre Directors)

Applicants with the appropriate legal status for employment in the European Union preferred
  • United Kingdom, London, Portsmouth and Keele
  • ALPADIA Language Schools
  • Experience: 1 YEAR
  • Positions: 3
  • Degree Required
  • Short Term/Summer job, Residential

Details of Position

ALPADIA Language Schools is specialized in organizing Summer Language Camps in Switzerland, France, Germany and the UK. We offer children and adolescents ideal study conditions, comfortable accommodation and a wide range of cultural and sporting activities. Each destination is selected with care and each programme is designed to harmoniously combine security, language learning, leisure and vacation.
For the 2017 season, we are currently looking for Camp Managers of our course centres in London, Portsmouth and Keele. This is a key role to ensure the academic and co-curricular programmes in the camp meet ALPADIA’s high standards, quality welfare arrangements are made for our students and staff are led by example.
Key responsibilities:
- Leading a team of Language teachers and activity leaders
- Quality controlling the camp’s operations in an efficient and cost effective manner
- Ensuring the camp meets or exceeds British Council requirements
- Managing up to 100 students each week.
- Organising sports and cultural activities, ensuring all sessions are properly planned
- Liaising with ALPADIA’s Head Office and Sales & Admissions teams.


Your skills:
- Ability to manage a team of diverse personalities and skills
- Professional experience in holiday course centres or similar structures preferred
- Teaching experience or qualifications preferred, especially DELTA level qualifications
- Excellent English, with an additional European language desirable
- High sense of responsibility, organisation and initiative
- Ability to multitask and overcome stressful situations

Salary and Benefits

- An unforgettable experience in a dynamic and international working environment
- The opportunity to play a leading role in driving forward key company priorities
- A competitive salary
- Full board and accommodation provided in addition to the salary
- A first experience with ALPADIA, located in 4 countries in Europe with 14 summer camps for teenagers
- Training out of our Swiss Head Office, with all travel, meals and accommodation provided by ALPADIA
How to apply:
To apply for your chosen centre, and tell us what you can offer, please visit our jobs page to complete your application.
Dates of employment:
You should be available from June 28th to August 13th 2017

Company Details

ALPADIA Language Schools
More Company Information
Click here to visit the ALPADIA Language Schools website
Contact person:
Andrew James, UK Summer Camps Manager

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