Job Location: 

We are seeking a Program Director to join our Academic team at ILSC-Toronto, sharing our goal of creating a transformational learning environment for students and instructors. Operating in a dynamic work environment, this role manages a team of teachers in a unionized school, and works closely with them to ensure our students have a transformative learning experience. Each program director may be assigned specific programs and projects.

Job Duties: 
  • Work with the Academic Director and fellow PDs in:
    • developing and communicating the academic direction of the school, new programs and courses, and teaching methodologies;
    • creating and promoting an innovative, inclusive and supportive teaching and learning environment.
  • Ensure high academic standards and an engaged team by:
    • assisting the Academic Director in staffing decisions, recruitment and onboarding of teachers;
    • reviewing and responding to learner and teacher feedback, and evaluating and developing teachers;
    • working with teachers to continually improve the classroom and staffroom experience;
    • communicating with teachers, through team meetings, one on one and other methods;
    • involving the team with broader school engagement and activities.
  • Ensure a good learner experience by:
    • assessing and placing students in classes;
    • reviewing and responding to student academic progress and feedback;
    • providing academic counselling and giving students clear academic direction.
  • Ensure efficient and effective programs by:
    •     providing well-planned teacher scheduling on a monthly basis;
    •     ensuring all administrative tasks are completed on a timely basis;
    •     training staff on administrative duties
    •     scheduling supply teachers on a daily basis.
  • Other duties as required.
Essential Qualifications, Skills, and Attributes: 
  • Undergraduate Degree
  • TESL Canada or TESL Ontario certification
  • DELTA or a Master’s Degree in TESL, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • At least 3 years teaching experience in a recognized ESL school
  • Management experience in an international education environment
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Demonstrated ability to set goals, manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines in a busy environment
  • Demonstrated ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a dynamic team

Desired qualifications & skills:

  • Experience working in a unionized environment
  • Teacher training experience
Contact Information: 

Please submit resume and cover letter to Suzanne Soares at suzanne.soares[at]ilsc[dot]com by March 22nd.

Additional Information: 

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