Our client is the world leader in international education, over 50 years old with offices across the globe. They believe in providing life-changing education for global citizens with a mission to give confidence and freedom to people of all ages, nationalities and backgrounds.
Due to repatriation, they are seeking a Testing and Assessment Manager. As the Testing and Assessment Manager, you will become part of a team responsible for the creation of innovative new courses for teens and young learners participating in all stages of the development and production process from shaping the concept and creating materials, through to final implementation across China, Indonesia and Russia.
As the Testing and Assessment Manager, you will be responsible for defining the strategy for providing assessment to be used across their Kids & Teens centers. The Testing and Assessment Manager will realise this strategy by managing assessment developers and item writers and developing and evaluating department assessment-based activities.
To be a successful Testing and Assessment Manager, you should have a Mastery of English to CEFR C2 level, educated to degree level and with a Diploma-level ELT qualification (e.g. Cambridge DELTA, Trinity DipTESOL) or equivalent experience, and preferably with an Advanced degree in TESOL, Applied Linguistics, Linguistics or similar with a minimum 3+ years’ experience in in ELT test development. You need a clear focus on and expertise in the field of assessment for children as well as having experience with innovative curriculum design, and materials development managing writers and editors. You will have outstanding familiarity with standard references for the development of syllabuses, for example, the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages and other Council of Europe publications. You should be good at meeting challenging deadlines, and the ability to work in a technological environment, with evidence of leadership with an exceptional attention to detail and a high level of clarity in written English.
In return you will get to work at the leading international education company in the world, focusing on the latest cutting-edge research into education delivery models with proven academic credentials backed by University of Cambridge, Harvard University, Peking University, Moscow State University, and the University of São Paulo. You will work in the most influential economic, and cultural centre in East China where you will find the perfect blend of cultures, the modern and the traditional, the western and the oriental.
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