The British Council: The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust
India: Our Work in Exams and English:
India is a priority country for the British Council. Our Examinations Services operation is among the largest in the world with significant targets for growth in volume and income in the coming years. In India, quality education, high proficiency in English and international qualifications are seen to be essential for socio-economic development. Examination Services creates opportunities for individuals desirous of obtaining internationally recognised qualifications without travelling abroad – and in preparation for doing so. In a country with a population of over 1.1 billion and an estimated aspirant (T3) profile of 7 million (and rapidly growing), there is still a vast untapped potential that offers a positive future to Examinations Services in India.
Purpose of the Job:
The postholder will provide academic management and delivery to facilitate Business development. This includes recruiting, managing and developing a team of English and communication skills trainers, to ensure they deliver the highest quality training; curating and creating blended and eLearning solutions as per clients’ needs, ensuring delivery meets client needs as well as British Council quality standards and ensuring monitoring, evaluation and learning is implemented in all our work. You will work as a part of the India English team to pursue and deliver contracts to build the business and meet challenging targets. This is a challenging but stimulating and enjoyable role
If you are interested and feel you are suitable for the role, please apply by 9 September 2018 (UK Time 23:59).
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.