Deputy Education Centre Manager, Ealing

Posted 15 January by Kumon Europe & Africa

35 hours per week over five days including Saturdays

Salary to be discussed at interview

Kumon is Europe and Africa’s largest supplementary education provider, discovering children’s potential and maximising their abilities. Kumon offers maths and English study programmes for children of all ages and abilities. Established over 50 years ago in Japan, the Kumon programmes have helped children across the globe to develop the ability to learn for themselves and excel academically. There are currently over 125,000 students studying at more than 1,000 franchised study centres in twenty countries across Europe and Africa.

Associates at Kumon share a passion for education, and the desire to help children achieve their full potential. The work you do, no matter what your role, will make a real difference to developing students' abilities and will help you to achieve your full potential too.

We have a very exciting opportunity for an Deputy Education Centre Manager to support the running of our new flagship Kumon centre in London. The Kumon Ealing Central Study Centre will open in August2018 and is expected to quickly strengthen the Kumon brand throughout London and the UK. This centre will also be the training centre for all new Kumon Associates and new Instructors throughout the UK and Ireland. It will be the central hub of Kumon instruction learning and development for Kumon within the UK and Ireland.

Working towards agreed targets, this exciting role involves taking on shared responsibility for the instruction and development of its students and the growth and development of the centre on a commercial scale.

Key responsibilities of this role will include:

  • Working with the Education Centre Manager to deliver high-quality Kumon instruction at the centre (approximately 60% of your time will be instructing students in the centre.)
  • Conducting parent information sessions.
  • Supporting Voluntary Study Groups with Associates and Instructors.
  • Maintaining and developing the centre’s reputation as a key education provider within the local community.
  • Managing some employees.
  • Supporting the recruitment and training of Associates and Instructors.
  • Promoting, marketing and developing the Kumon brand within the area.

For this role we are looking for someone who is passionate about education, with high academic ability in maths and English, and an excellent communicator. They must also have the drive, creativity, tenacity and the ambition to make a positive difference to our students and thereby making this centre a real success.

This role requires a well organised person with the ability to work under pressure. This is not a 9am to 5pm role and therefore flexibility to work outside of these hours and at weekends is essential. All candidates should be educated to degree level or equivalent and have a B or above in their maths and English GCSEs.

The interview process will consist of:

  1. Initial telephone or face-to-face interview with the hiring manager.
  2. If successful you will be invited to attend an orientation meeting/assessment day, in a centre around the country, all expenses paid.
  3. The final stage will be a presentation followed by a Q&A session and a face-to-face interview.

Required skills

  • Communicator
  • English
  • Flexibility
  • Management
  • Math

Application questions

Do you have a Bachelor's Degree?
Do you have have an A or above in your maths and English GCSEs?

Reference: 33939534

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