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Director of Studies, Auckland English Academy

Auckland English Academy (AEA) is seeking a Director of Studies to lead and manage the delivery of its English language programmes.

AEA is a Category One, English New Zealand member school that has been operating since 1988. It offers General English, IELTS, and TESOL courses to international students with both daytime and evening class options.

As Director of Studies, you will work closely with the Senior Teacher (Programme Delivery). Your primary responsibilities will be for ensuring the quality of curriculum and assessment and for the leadership and development of the teaching team. There is the opportunity to make your mark and help move the school into the next phase of its growth

To be successful in this role you will have extensive teaching experience in at least two different contexts and a deep knowledge of current issues and approaches in English language teaching. You will have experience developing curriculum, assessment and resources and you will have the evaluation skills to demonstrate the quality of all aspects of the academic programme. You will have proven skills in leading a team of teachers and your ability to work within and across teams will be excellent. You will be a self-starter, a problem solver and an innovator.

This position requires as a minimum five years’ teaching experience and a Cambridge DELTA or English New Zealand recognised equivalent.

AEA is part of ICL Education Group which also includes ICL Graduate Business School, New Horizon College and Bridge International College.You will have the opportunity to work collaboratively with Directors of Studies in other member schools.

If you’re looking for a professional ELT management position in a dynamic forward thinking company, please submit a cover letter and CV outlining how you meet the above criteria by Friday 7th April.