Director of Studies
- Deadline: Mon 02 Jul 2018 00:00:00 GMT
- Latvia, Riga
- International House
- Experience: 3 YEARS
- Positions: 1
Details of Position
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
Salary and Benefits
IH Riga staff receive all national and public holidays plus 15 days of paid holiday per academic year
More Company Information
IH Riga-Satva was founded by its present Managing Director in 1993. Since then we have grown year by year and are currently the largest private language school in Riga with over 1,500 students (young learners, teenagers, exam, adult and business groups) and more than 30 teachers (of English and other languages). We are part of the International House World Organisation (IHWO), which is a network of language schools worldwide committed to high standards and professional development.
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