English Language Associate Manager

Department                           Education and Training                     

Immediate Supervisor        Education Manager- EL

Location                                 Cairo Office                           


Position Summary:

The EL Associate Manager is responsible for all teacher-related aspects of training programs under the education and training department, including teacher recruitment, monitoring, and professional development as well as quality assurance and occasional curriculum development.  The focus will be on quality, customer service, and innovation.




  • Participate in  the recruitment, reviewing and screening of new teacher applications and provide recommendations for interviews and demos.
  • Hold orientation for new instructors;
  • Supervise AMIDEAST teachers in Cairo and OSPs.
  • Conduct teacher observation sessions and provide detailed reports;
  • Take part in teachers’ evaluation feedback sessions;
  • Develop mentoring plan for new and experienced teachers, as needed;
  • Provide Teachers’ Quality assurance monthly reports to Management Assistant Country Director – Programs.
  • Plan periodical teacher professional development events based on teacher needs;
  • Develop mentoring plan for new and experienced teachers, as needed;
  • Support teachers’ proposals for conferences.
  • Keep Education/EL Manager advised on teacher quality issues.
  • Elicit feedback on teachers’ needs and help create professional development resources that support teachers in carrying out their teaching more effectively.
  • Initiate an AMIDEAST resource bank linked to teachers’ development
  • Collect and analyze teacher and course data monthly (quantitative and qualitative) and make recommendations for changes or improvements to Manager
  • Channel teacher concerns or needs with recommendations for solutions to Manager. 
  • Conduct teacher observation sessions and provide detailed reports, and participate in teachers’ evaluation feedback sessions;
  • Handle OSP schedules, grade reports, and certificates;
  • Supervise one staff member in functional role related to teacher needs (timesheets, payments, data-collection, scheduling, etc)
  • Contribute to or coordinate curriculum development as needed.





·      A certificate in TEFL / TESL

·      BA in teaching English as a Foreign Language or related major

·      At least two years of experience in managing educational and training programs

·      5+ years of experience in training, ESL/EFL, adult learning, or the equivalent;

·      Project Management Experience and Presentation Skills;

·      Demonstrated leadership and mentoring skills

·      Monitoring and evaluation experience



·      MA teaching English as a Foreign Language

·      Teacher training experience

·      Demonstrated curriculum development experience

·      Excellent English and Arabic skills

·      Ability to write detailed reports and correspondence

·      Ability to handle multiple tasks at one time

·      Organizational and problem-solving skills


This position description is not intended to be all-inclusive, and the incumbent will perform other reasonable business-related duties as assigned by the immediate supervisor and other managers when necessary.  AMIDEAST reserves the right to change duties and responsibilities as the need arises.  This position description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.



Please send a cover letter, detailed resume with the job title in the subject field to email:  HR-Egypt@amideast.org  till March 10th 2017