|Date Posted:||Sep 16, 2018|
|Closing Date:||Sep 25, 2018|
|Work Type:||Full Time|
|Number of Vacancies:||1|
|Salary Range:||Salary is negotiableNone|
|Years of Experience:||2 Years|
|Contract Duration:||Open Ended|
|Probation Period:||3 months|
About British Council Afghanistan:
The British Council is the United Kingdom's international organisation for educational opportunities and cultural relations. We operate in 100 countries. Our purpose is to build mutually beneficial relationships between people in the UK and other countries and increase appreciation of the UK's creative ideas and achievements.
The purpose of this job is to:
To supply and co-ordinate the provision of high quality English Language learning opportunities to individual/ female/male school students, program participants and groups to help them achieve their English language goals.
To ensure the successful and smooth running of the centre.
o Number of hours per week: 0800-1600 Saturday- Wednesday = 40 hours (fixed – non-negotiable)
o Working will vary depending on the needs of the centre.
o Occasional weekend work maybe required with subsequent time of in due
Provinces to travel:
LEARNING CENTRE MANAGEMENT, SUBJECT KNOWELDGE, COURSE AND LESSON PLANNING and LEARNING TECHNOLOGIES
Duties & Responsibilities:
This role is accountable for
The smooth-running of one of our centres (including facilities, opening hours, resources etc.)
Monitoring and reporting of attendance and progress.
The role is responsible for
Delivering well-planned and appropriate lessons when required
Promoting independent study as agreed with the Programme Manager
The recruitment and retention of users.
Helping users (master trainers, programme participants, school teachers, and school students) to gain maximum benefit from the centre.
Maintaining and developing client/partner relations.
Playing an active role in the wider English for Schools team
The main duties are:
Managing the Learning Centre
Monitoring and reporting of attendance/ timesheets and progress of the attendees
Conducting placement testing
Assisting with digital learning
Having English programmes for school teachers.
Recording number of school students who come to the Centre for self-study
Verifying and provision of data on inventory & asset verification quarterly
Helping with the establishment & instalment of accessories of the Centres in designated schools.
Supporting users by;
o Giving advice and helping them select self –study materials.
o Drawing up “study paths” with individual learners.
o Running induction and learning sessions & workshops.
o Providing technical support as required (e.g. with educational software)
Day –to-day management of the centre and its resources including
o The security of materials and equipment.
o The maintenance of an up-to-date inventory.
Developing and maintaining a good knowledge of the resources available and contributing to the development and /or selection of new resources to meet users’ needs.
Attending meetings as required as being an active and supportive member of the English for Schools team.
Attending and participating in Professional Development training (face-to-face/ online) organised for English for Schools staff.
Other administrative duties related to courses and lessons
Job Location:Afghanistan, Jawzjan
University Degree (Business Management or relevant field)