Teacher Training Co-Ordinator in Dublin

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Permanent position with 6 months' probation
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Essential Requirements

  • You must have a CELTA, Trinity TESOL, or equivalent initial teaching qualification
  • You must have a DELTA, DipTESOL, or MA TESOL
  • The role is open only to those with the right to work in the EU.
  • You must have a degree (e.g. BA, BSc)
  • Must have valid accreditation to work as a CELTA MCT and ACT

Job Description

Demand for CELTA course at IH Dublin has been very high since we returned to face to face CELTA courses in July 2022. We have a small but dedicated team on trainers on site and we want you to join us! 

We have been running 6 full time courses per year and would like to extend this to 11 courses per year as we had pre-Covid. All our CELTA courses have been full with a waiting list in operation and our CELTA graduates have been successful in securing well paid positions here in Dublin and abroad. 

Our CELTA co-ordinator will work as MCT/ ACT/ OCT on 6 courses per year and when they are not working on a full time CELTA course, they will cover the following duties: 

• Work on Erasmus+/ Teacher Refresher courses 
• Design and implement new training courses 
• Work on our in-house professional development programmes 
• Train up new CELTA tutors 
• Attend training conferences on behalf of IH Dublin 
• Train up as a Distance DELTA local tutor 

• Teach on General English/ Exam preparation courses 
• Cover teaching as required 

Speaking exams 
• Examine on Cambridge speaking exams B1 Preliminary/ B2 First/ C1 Advanced/ C2 Proficiency 

• Screen CELTA applications, organising and conducting CELTA interviews 
• Staff both face to face and online courses as required 
• Recruit and maintain a database of volunteer students 
• Co-ordinate with registration department on payment of fees 
• Arrange CELTA assessments 
• Assist with other educational matters as required

Other Benefits

AccommodationFor employees relocating from abroad we can assist with accommodation on arrival.

Holidays20 days per year


About the school and city

Our story began in a small school in 1998, when we became the first International House school in Ireland. It began with a handful of students and teachers and a small team dedicated to helping students make the most of their experience here. 

Today, International House Dublin is a globally recognised, leading provider of English Language Education in Ireland, part of an Education Group offering third-level undergraduate and postgraduate courses as well as professional courses. 

Our school is located in an impressive and modern, purpose-built campus. Our school building boasts 5 floors and 42 classrooms. State-of-the-art facilities, located in the heart of Dublin and offering stunning views of the city, and students of all ages and backgrounds. 

The school is recognised by ACELS, a service of Quality and Qualifications Ireland, proud member of EAQUALS, and an affiliate member of International House World Organisation, one of the largest language teaching organisations in the world. We are also a Cambridge centre and offering exams and CELTA teacher training courses. 

At International House Dublin, it is our priority to deliver a language learning experience of the highest possible quality. 

Students who choose to study with us, at International House Dublin, enjoy a top-quality and effective learning experience, in a friendly and supportive environment.