Young Learners Co-ordinator - Colombia
Region
Americas
Country / Territory
Colombia
Location
Bogota
Department
English & Exams
Job Category
Teacher co-ordinator
Pay Band
Teacher
Vacancy Description
Pay Band: Teacher Coordinator / Location: Bogota, Colombia / Contract: Indefinite / Post holder must have the right to work in Colombia.
 
Details

ABOUT THE JOB 
The purpose of this post is to support the Young Learner Programmes Manager, Parent Liaison Officer, Training and Academic Quality Manager and Assistant Teaching Centre Manager (ATCM) in order to ensure all teaching centre policies and procedures are applied, appropriate training initiatives are supported, any initiatives for materials development, assessment and new course books are supported as well as assisting ATCM and other members of the academic management team in administrative duties.

WHAT SHOULD YOU HAVE 
You should have Recognised diploma in EFL i.e. DELTA,Trinity dip, First degree or equivalent, YL Extension Certificate (TYLEC or CELTYL), Full mastery of English across all 4 skillsequivalent to IELTS Band 8/9 in each ofthe 4 sections of the academic module, Young learners aged 4 to 17 (1500+ hours), Adults General English (1000+ hours), Teacher Training experience and ability to operate in Spanish at CEF level A2.  

ABOUT YOUR BEHAVIOURS OR COMPETENCIES  
As we all know, performing successfully in a post requires more than a suitable academic and working background; therefore, we are looking for you to demonstrate the behaviours that are key to our organisation, such as: Making it happen, Working together, Being accountable, Shaping the future, Connecting with others, Creating shared purpose.

WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY? 
Because you will be joining an organisation that create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust.

We work with over 100 countries across the world in the fields of arts and culture, English language, education and civil society. E
ach year we reach over 20 million people face-to-face and more than 500 million people online, via broadcasts and publications. Founded in 1934, we are a UK charity governed by Royal Charter and a UK public body.

WHERE CAN I GET MORE INFORMATION? 
Role Profile Young Learners Co-ordinator   
British Council Behaviours and Teaching Skills 
Teaching Centre Vacancy Information

HOW TO APPLY?  
Click on the apply button and follow the instructions. 

WHAT IS YOUR DEADLINE?
If you are interested, please make sure to apply before the closing date: December 18, 2019 at 23:59 UK time.

HOW LONG DOES THIS PROCESS TAKES?  
After reviewing applications, you can be shortlisted for an interview or not, in either case we will notify you.  After the 1st interview, there could be a second interview stage or assessment. Once that is done, the panel makes a decision, we run a reference check process and then an offer is extended. In every stage we provide feedback via e-mail. Thanks so much for your patience!    

ABOUT US 
The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities,building connections and engendering trust.

The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and is keen to reflect diversity of UK society at every level within the organisation. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. In line with the British Council’s Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks. In the UK, and in other countries where appropriate systems exist, these include criminal records checks.

The British Council believes that all children have potential and that every child matters - everywhere in the world. The British Council affirms the position that all children have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse as set out in article 19, UNCRC, 1989. 


The British Council does not require any kind of payment for our recruitment processes.  All of our vacancies are posted in our jobs portal https://jobs.britishcouncil.org/ and in LinkedIn by direct members of staff.