Director of Studies

Deadline: Mon 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 GMT
  • Deadline: Mon 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 GMT
  • Latvia, Riga
  • International House
  • Experience: 3 YEARS
  • Positions: 1

Job Summary

A 40-hour working week including up to 12 hours of timetabled classes, training seminars/courses, cover lessons, meetings, level/placement testing and consultations.

Details of Position

International House Riga is looking for a new Director of Studies to manage our dynamic team of teachers.
IH Riga has a staff compliment of over 30 teachers (including modern languages) and has a student body of more than 1,500.
The Director of studies leads the academic management team and is responsible for maintaining teaching and training excellence through observations and feedback, weekly training seminars and IH courses.
The DoS is also responsible for the running of the exams centre, updating end of course tests, placement testing, meeting with publishers and organising social events for staff and students.
The DoS needs to work with the Managing Director and marketing managers to continue to enhance the school's online presence and repuation within Latvia.
The DoS is also expected to teach up to 12 timetabled academic hours per week and be available for cover lessons as the need arises.
There are exciting training opportunities available, including training as a teacher trainer, organising and participating in local and international conferences and examiner training.

Preferred qualifications:
Cambridge CELTA,Cambridge DELTA,Trinity CertTESOL,Trinity DipTESOL,MA TESOL,MA in TESOL,MA TEFL
Teaching experience:
3 years


We will also accept candidates with the Trinity Diploma

Salary and Benefits

1600-1800EUR PCM before tax depending on qualifications and experience
IH Riga staff receive all national and public holidays plus 15 days of paid holiday per academic year

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