Host Family Recruiter

Who You Are

Are you proactive, confident and a good salesperson? Do you enjoy interacting with people both on the phone and in person? Do you thrive in a target driven environment?

If so, this role could be the one for you. 

 

The Role

We are currently seeking a friendly, self-motivated and outgoing individual to work in an international team in our London Office.  Working for our Host Family Recruitment team, you will be reporting directly to the Accommodation Manager and assist in all aspects of our host family recruitment process.

The candidate should be able to take initiative, have an entrepreneurial spirit, and like working in a dynamic, energetic and fast moving team.

The role is 10-15 hours per week and runs from January - June, with the possibility of full time employment throughout June and July for the right candidate.

Future opportunities within the company might possible depending on the right person.

 

Responsibilities 

The role includes all aspects of host family recruitment including, but not limited to;

  • Telemarketing
  • Street Action
  • Leafletting
  • Running events for our existing host families
  • Maintaining a computerised database
  • Basic admin
  • Supporting the Accommodation Team
  • Host Family Visits
  • Attending Fairs

 

Candidate Requirements

  • A charismatic and passionate communicator
  • Highly motivated, energetic, positive
  • Ideally sales / telemarketing experience
  • Customer Service experience
  • Confident on the phone with existing, former and new host families
  • Friendly and able to build a quick rapport
  • Happy to work flexible hours, evenings & weekends
  • Happy to work outdoors come rain or shine
  • Committed and reliable
  • Driving license desirable

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

 

About Us

We are 43,500 staff, faculty and teachers, working in 500 offices and schools across 52 countries. While we continue to grow, we strive to stay small so as to ensure agility, smart thinking and a fun place to work. For the past 50 years, EF has grown to include a range of programs that give students of all ages the freedom and confidence to explore the world through language, travel and education.

Located across the globe, our language centers for youth, adults and professionals combine the best of traditional, in-school teaching with innovative language-learning technology. We offer intensive language instruction abroad in English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese and Chinese. Courses run from 2 to 52 weeks for students traveling independently or in escorted groups of all levels and abilities.  Classes take place in our international language centers in one of 16 countries and offer the very best locations and accommodation whether in local host family or in a student residence.


See Inside the Office of EF Education First

EF Education First is the world leader in international education. At EF, everything employees do is centered around the company’s mission: opening the world through education. Since it was founded 50 years ago, EF’s language learning, educational travel, and cultural exchange programs have helped people of all ages and nationalities become citizens of the world.


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