Deputy Teaching Centre Manager
South Asia
Country / Territory
Teaching Centres
Job Category
Teaching Centre Management
Pay Band
Pay Band 7
Vacancy Description
Pay band: 7 | Contract Duration: 2+1 years fixed term contract | Region: South Asia | Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh

The British Council is seeking a Deputy Teaching Centre Manager to join the Bangladesh team to lead on ensuring Quality in the Classroom through performance management and professional development of Teaching Professionals.  This position will ensure learning methodology is consistent with British Council Brand standards and teaching delivery exceeds customer expectations and is in line with latest thinking in pedagogy.

The role and responsibilities will include the following:


  • Manages Teaching Centre academic performance and quality. Ensures that the quality of teaching, products and services meet the needs and expectation of the target audienceLeads on the design and delivery of teacher development programmes including INSETT days
  • Builds an in-depth understanding of the specific operational context, opportunities and challenges facing their internal customer(s) to ensure the provision of procedural advice and support based on informed business insight
  • Manages the continuous improvement cycle, closely liaising with regional colleagues to ensure feedback on products and service design as well as customer and market insight are fed into future development
  • Contributes to global and regional initiatives/projects to design and deliver new programmes, products or services and teaching methods
  • Develops good working relationships with appropriate colleagues throughout the British Council and in the relevant functional discipline to know who to engage with to enable effective implementation of procedural changes and improvements
  • Line management of staff delivering teaching within the Teaching Centre. Includes direct line management of Senior Teachers.


Contract type: Bangladeshi passport holder will be offered “country appointed contract” and any other passport holder will be offered “country plus contract"

If you are interested in applying, please see the role profile attached for further information:

Role Profile.pdf
BC Behaviours.pdf
Core Skills.pdf

Closing date: BD time: 23:59, 23 February 2019

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