Program Coordinator- ALC

Position Title: Program Coordinator- ALC

Reporting to: English Language Program Manager

Contract Type and Duration: 4 months (Mar – July), Full-time Employment.

Desirable Start Date: Immediately


Position Overview:

The Program Coordinator- ALC, provides assistance in managing the training and administrative operations of the American Language Center (ALC)’s English language program at AMIDEAST Jordan. S/He supports the marketing activities& development efforts of the ALC, facilitates, curriculum development& assessment planning under the guidance of the Program Manager and AMIDEAST’s regional experts, assists the Program Manager in teachers’ performance reviews& professional development, and provides teacher orientation& training when relevant to Program objectives. 


Role and responsibilities:

  • Support the Program Manager in ensuring that AMIDEAST and ALC objectives are met,

  • Support and contribute in the marketing and business development of the ALC program,

  • Assist the Program Manager in supervising teachers to ensure successful delivery of quality English language teaching,

  • Provide academic and administrative guidance to teachers,

  • Coordinate with Program Manager Classes’ timetabling and teachers’ class assignment,

  • Coordinate classroom monitoring, training and implementation of cultural curriculum with instructors,

  • Assist the Program Manager in coordinating quality assurance activities; includes program and curricula reviews, testing reviews, student achievement tracking, and timely reporting to external clients,

  • Assist the Program Manager in undertaking staff appraisal and professional development,

  • Develop up-to-date content for American cultural components, to include online materials and support to instructors, offering training where necessary,

  • Assist in the preparation of topics and the leading of meaningful dialogues/discussions of social and cultural issues encountered in film and book club meetings,

  • Demonstrate professional behavior at all times,

  • Demonstrate flexibility and willingness to comply fully with AMIDEAST requirements,

  • Other tasks requested by direct line manager, and/or Country Director.



  • Minimum of a Bachelor Degree in Education, English Language, or any related field,

  • Minimum (2) Years of relevant experience coordinating English language courses, and supervising and/or training teachers,

  • Minimum (5) Years of English language teaching experience, preferably in the MENA region,

  • Extensive knowledge of English language teaching methods, approaches, and materials,

  • Experience in curriculum development and assessment planning preferred,

  • Necessary extensive understanding for the life and culture of the United States,

  • Native or near-native speaker of English.


Application Method: Apply through Akhtaboot 

Deadline: Sat, 03/03/2018