We are recruiting for a Director EES to define and implement the EES Pakistan strategy to pursue and deliver mainly large-scale, schools sector projects and programmes.
In the role, you will be responsible for the quality assurance of programme design and implementation, directly leading a team of six people and working closely with the wider Schools and Education teams across Pakistan to ensure a joined-up approach.
What is the English for Education Systems (EES) Programme?
The EES mission is to widen the knowledge and use of the English language around the world, empowering people to access global opportunities and connections.
In EES, we support governments and non-governmental actors seeking to improve the quality of English teaching, learning and assessment in their countries and contexts.
We work across the education sector in the primary, secondary, tertiary and informal sectors.
Your key responsibilities in the role will include :
To apply and be successful in the role, you will need experience of :
You will also need a :
If you are relocating to Pakistan :
If you are not currently based in the country the role is in the British Council provides a range of excellent benefits to assignees which include housing and comprehensive relocation support to the host location.
In some locations a cost of living allowance and / or a hardship allowance is provided.
If you are interested in applying, please see the documents below for further information :
In your application form, please clearly explain how you meet the essential and desirable skills, qualification and experience criteria mentioned in the person specification section of the role profile.
This will help us determine your fit for the role and increase your application's chances of success.
Closing date :
UK time : 23 : 59, 5 March 2020
The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity. British Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all of its partners to share this commitment.
In line with the British Council’s Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks. In the UK, and in other countries where appropriate systems exist, these include criminal records checks.