Academic Manager

Are you bold, confident and charismatic? Do you love supporting teachers and working with students from different cultures? Do you thrive in an entrepreneurial, dynamic and busy environment? Then this might be the job for you!

EF is searching for Academic Managers for our summer programme. This would be the perfect job to boost your CV by gaining management experience while working in an international and academic company.

What will you be doing?

Working with the summer management team to deliver an exceptional experience to our students. You would have the responsibility for the academic aspect of this experience in one of our schools and be integral in shaping the customer experience. Support a professional academic team of teachers to use award-nominated materials to deliver the EF academic programme to classroom groups of up to 17 language students. You will help teachers plan lessons that create an inspiring safe and supportive classroom environment, where building their students’ confidence in using language is your primary concern. Throughout the season you will be observing, giving feedback and growing your teaching team to new heights. Next to the delivery of the classes, you are responsible for tracking attendance and running teacher meetings.

What will you take away?

After a summer of working as an EF Academic Manager, you will enhance your management knowledge and experience by working with a team of diverse teachers as well as being part of the destination management team. You will be a proven team player, adaptable and capable of solving various issues without hesitation. Working in an academic environment, you will have seen students growing their language skills and your teaching team growing in confidence while developing their teaching skills. Most importantly of all you will have had a fantastic EF Summer.

Who will you be working with?

In EF we are 52,000 staff, faculty and teachers, working in over 612 offices and schools across 52 countries, and have a global presence in 116 countries. But we are also a local team of managers, teachers, accommodation, student services and activities coordinators (plus many more) who run the school together. We have different backgrounds and many stories to share.

What is required?

To be successful in this role you must be a team player, have managerial experience, work well under pressure, be hands on and have great attention to detail. We need you to be legally able to work in Malta, to have a Maltese/EU passport or a work permit. You must speak at least C2 English and for teaching qualifications, you will need a minimum of a 60-hour TEFL face to face but ideally a CELTA or similar.

In terms of mindset, we all have a ‘going above and beyond, never settling for the status quo' mentality. If you think the same way and want to be the person who makes a difference for our students and staff, then don’t hesitate and apply!

Our Academic Management roles are available for 4-12 weeks during June, July & August. For the shorter durations it is perfect to combine with a teaching role.

EF is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All posts are subject to an enhanced police and character reference checks.

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