A newly developed online and blended language centre for adult and juniors is looking for a dynamic Director of Studies (DoS) / Academic Director.  If you are tech savvy, and would like to join us in this exciting stage of school development, be part of a successfully growing organisation and are prepared to work hard, then this may be an interesting job opportunity for you.

The role of Director of Studies is ideal for an experienced, Delta-qualified teacher of English who would like to take on the responsibilities of managing a team of teachers and is looking for a new challenge.

The Director of Studies will be responsible for:

  • Supporting a team of 20-50 teachers with different levels of teaching experience and working remotely with you
  • Overseeing the delivery of high quality English courses
  • Maintaining friendly, positive and supportive work and learning environment for teachers and students
  • Monitoring teachers’ performance
  • Motivating teachers
  • Academic welfare of students and monitoring their progress
  • Student satisfaction and retention
  • Teacher recruitment and training
  • Encouraging teachers to continue professional development
  • Consulting on student placements and testing where necessary
  • Teaching English to adults

We offer:

  • Dynamic, friendly and supportive work environment
  • Full-time preferred (part-time possible)
  • Immediate start (preferable but negotiable)


  • CELTA or Trinity TESOL, DELTA or Dip TESOL and university degree
  • Outstanding teaching skills
  • Ability to build and motivate a team of teachers
  • Passion for learning and teaching
  • Understanding importance and the reasons of student satisfaction
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Safeguarding awareness, first aid training, basic DBS check
  • Previous experience in a role of Director of Studies or Academic Manager is preferred 
  • Teacher training and development experience
  • Experience in employee recruitment is preferred 
  • Course planning and material design experience
  • Willingness to work with technology


How to apply
If this appeals to you, please send us your CV and cover letter today to hr@topuplearning.com

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