English Learning Centre Coordinator

  British Council Afghanistan
Bachelor's Degree   Multi City Full Time 1121
Date Posted:Sep 2, 2019
Reference:0058,0060,0062,0064 & 0066
Closing Date:Sep 15, 2019
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Management,Education/ Training
Salary Range:As per company salary scale
Years of Experience:1 - 2 Years
Contract Duration: Unspecified
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Fixed-term
Probation Period:Unspecified
Required Languages:Dari,Pashto,English

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.

Job Summary:

·        supply and co-ordinate the provision of high quality English Language learning opportunities to individual/ female/male school teachers, programme participants and groups to help them achieve their English language goals.

·        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

Skills Required:

Class ManagementTeaching

Requires travel to provinces:


Skills Description:


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 of the programme.



The role is responsible for:


·        The recruitment and retention of users

·        Maintaining and developing client/partner relations

·        Helping users (master trainers, programme participants and school teachers) to gain maximum benefit from the centre

·        Delivering well-planned and appropriate lessons when required

·        Promoting independent study as agreed with the Programme Manager

·        Playing an active role in the wider English for Schools team


The main duties are:


·        managing the Learning Centre

·        communicating the programme requirements with provincial education directorate and schools

·        monitoring and reporting of attendance/ timesheets and progress of the attendees

·        conducting placement tests

·        assisting with digital learning

·        recording number of school participants 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   advising and helping participants 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, Badakhshan, Daykundi, Herat, Kabul, Samangan


First degree

University Degree (Business Management or relevant field) - Original copy of the document is required and will be attested with relevant institute after the interview 

Job Keywords:

English Learning Centre Coordinator
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