Work for Leeds English2018-01-18T22:04:18+00:00

ADoS (Assistant Director of Studies)

Job Summary ADoS

The main responsibilities of the ADoS are:

  • Supporting the DoS with student placement, recruitment and management of teaching staff, including observations.
  • Academic teacher support, including CPD
  • Contributing to course development and in-house training sessions
  • Organising and maintaining resources and study materials
  • Teaching as agreed with the Director of Studies – up to 15 hours a week as needed but generally only includes teaching cover classes.
  • Student academic support

The Candidate

Leeds English Language School are looking to recruit a TEFLQ (e.g. DELTA) qualified Assistant Director of Studies.

 The ideal candidate will have:

  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to prioritise a varied workload
  • Ability to complete all associated paperwork within agreed time frames
  • Ability to work in a team and be self-motivated
  • Ability to communicate information clearly and to maintain effective communication with colleagues and external contacts at all level
  • Ability and willingness to take on new projects and tasks
  • Ability to work to own initiative and under pressure
  • Evidence of and interest in professional development
  • Proven aptitude and commitment to developing others
  • A flexible attitude and a willingness to support colleagues at busy times



  • A minimum of 2 years’ teaching experience
  • A degree (Level 6)
  • Native or near native competence in English (CEFR C1 or C2).
  • Must undergo DBS check (formerly CRB) and comply with Safeguarding and Prevent Policies
  • Must be eligible to live and work in the UK


  • A Master’s degree (Level 7) / DELTM (working towards or intention to undertake)
  • Minimum two years’ management experience

Salary and Benefits

The ADoS role is up to 40 hours a week and the starting salary is £ 23,500 pa

How to apply

Please send your CV and a covering letter detailing why you would be suitable for this post to [email protected]

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