Assistant Academic Director - Philadelphia, PA
ELS Educational Services - Philadelphia, PA

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The Assistant Academic Director is responsible for assisting the Academic Director in carrying out the day-to-day operations of the academic program. Actual duties will vary depending on the Academic Director's specific needs, but may include the training and development of instructional staff; the development and implementation of the curriculum, and the testing and placement of students. In the absence of the Academic Director, the Assistant Academic Director is responsible for the operation of the Language Center under the guidance of the Center Director.

Assist in the training of instructional staff.
Assist in interviewing potential teaching candidates
Providing substitute and/or regular classroom instruction
Ordering and maintaining all instructional materials
Supervising the testing of new students and assisting in their evaluation and placement
Providing counsel and guidance to students who are struggling academically
Assisting in scheduling classes, teachers and students
Orienting new students to the academic program
Submitting required academic reports to universities and/or sponsors
Submitting required reports to Princeton or the District Office
Assisting with the management of special programs as assigned
Performing other duties as necessary or assigned

BA in ESL, Applied Linguistics or related field required
At least 2 years of ESL teaching experience
At least 1 year of experience as an administrator in charge of teachers
Must be computer literate including ability to use MS Office

Benefits
At ELS, we believe in providing our employees with the most competitive benefits available, so we offer:
Health/Dental/Vision insurance
Employer matches 50% of employee's first 10% of deferred contribution, 401(K)
Life insurance
Short and long-term disability
Commuter reimbursement
Paid sick leave and vacation time
Tuition reimbursement