Back

Activity Manager for Summer Schools around UK

Deadline: Fri 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Applicants with the appropriate legal status for employment in the European Union preferred
  • Deadline: Fri 29 Mar 2019 00:00:00 GMT
  • United Kingdom: Bath, Brighton, Canterbury, Chelmsford, Chester, Dublin, Effingham, Edinburgh, London Brunel, London Kingston, Loughborough, Stirling, Windsor.
  • Plus Education
  • Experience: NOT APPLICABLE
  • Positions: 14
  • Short Term/Summer job, Residential

Job Summary

Activity Managers required to manage a team of activity leaders, organise excursions and activity programme and ensure smooth day to day running of a vibrant, multicultural language school. This is a great opportunity to work for one of the largest Summer School providers in the UK and Ireland, as part of an experienced team in a professional, supportive and well-organised British Council Accredited school.

Details of Position

Job Title: Activity Manager
Reporting to: Campus Manager/ Summer Strategy & Planning Executive
Location: UK or Ireland. The position is residential and therefore Activity Managers are required to live on campus for the entire duration of their contract.
Salary: Depending on experience and centre size. Full board accommodation is provided free of charge.
Working Hours: You are required to work such hours as are reasonably required to carry out your role effectively and you are entitled to 1 day off per week. You will be required to work in excess of 48 hours per week and you will therefore be required to opt-out of the European Working Time Regulations.

Overview of the position
Activity Managers, together with the centre manager, will oversee the smooth operation of the summer school activity programme and manage the day to day running of the team of activity leaders.
Management & Administrative tasks
To line-manage the leisure staff and ensure they successfully deliver the activity programme
To set up and manage Plus Summer Camps according to Head Office guidelines.
To deal with day to day problems and implement workable solutions.
Plan, prepare, promote and co-ordinate all on site activities, excursions and local visits.
To oversee the delivery of all activities and excursions including the Academy programme.
Together with the campus manager, to hold regular team meetings.
To ensure that the activity schedules are clearly displayed on the PLUS main board and activities and excursions are actively promoted.
To ensure every activity has risk assessment in place.
To take down/close the centre according to Head Office guidelines.



Student Welfare
To be fully aware and conversant with PLUS policies for the safeguarding, welfare and protection of the students and act as named Safeguarding person.
To help students to adjust to life in Britain and to understand information concerning personal safety, British law and centre rules.
To ensure that each students cultural, religious and dietary needs are met and respected.
To maintain student discipline in residences, liaising with the management team and Group Leaders.
To collect and read student and group leader feedback questionnaires, taking any action required in consultation with Head Office, and ensure feedback questionnaires are sent on time to Head Office.
Person Specification
Essential Skills
Native or native level English speaker
Excellent organizational and leadership skills
Flexibility and ability to work in a high pressure environment
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Computer literate
Valid DBS check (or local equivalent)
Valid First Aid Certificate.
Please note that you must have the right to live and work in the UK.
Desirable Skills
Previous experience of summer schools, preferably in the ELT market
Experience of working with minors.

Salary and Benefits

Weekly wage of £485 to £515 depending on centre.
One day off per week
Full board accommodation

Currency Converter

Company Details

Company/Organisation:
Plus Education
More Company Information
Address:

Telephone:

Fax:

Click to view details

Job Location

Search jobs by map location


Disclaimer | Application Advisory | Your Safety

Like the sound of this job, but not fully qualified?


Check out our Teacher Training Directory to find a course.

Check out our Teacher Training Directory to find a course.

Train To Teach

Internationally Accredited Online TEFL & TESOL Courses

Certificate & Master Diploma Courses. Courses include: Teaching Young Learners, One-to-One, Business English, Grammar Awareness and Teaching English Online. Full Tutor Support and Employment Assistance.

Click to find out more.

Online TEFL Courses & Job Offer Program included.

Choose from 3 different Online courses: 140/120 or 100 hours + Boost your CV by adding one or more of our Specialty Certificates on Teaching Business, Young Learners, Technology. Save up to 35%!

Click to find out more.

4-week TEFL Course in Prague - with Job Guarantee!

Join our highly-rated, accredited course. Hands-on practice teaching with adults & children. TEFL-ize yourself with TEFL International Prague and acknowledge the advantages of small courses at a large family-run language school.

Click to find out more.

TEFL Courses from £895 with Guaranteed Interviews!

Take a Cambridge CELTA or Trinity CertTESOL course with Cactus and get a guaranteed interview. Choose from teaching positions in the UK, Spain and China, among others!

Click to find out more.

4-week TEFL Courses and Guaranteed Job Placement.

In The Czech Republic, Argentina, Mexico, Costa Rica and China. Teach English as a Foreign Language after your 4-week TEFL course. Choose from 20+ locations. See special savings! Choose ITTO TEFL - TESOL Programs!

Click to find out more.

TEFL Worldwide Prague – Train Here & Teach Anywhere!

TEFL Worldwide offers the Internationally Recognized and Accredited 4-week TEFL Course in Prague! Lifetime job assistance provided worldwide. Our graduates are teaching in 60+ countries! Highly rated by language schools and graduates.

Click to find out more.

Want More Jobs Like This Direct to Your Inbox?

Subscribe To Our Free Daily Newsletter

Your privacy is important to us. Your subscription email address will never be shared with anyone. Each newsletter includes a simple one-click unsubscribe button.

close