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  • Activity Leader

    £8.44 per hour

    Summary:

    To support all aspects of the work of the Leisure department.

     

    Line Manager:                    

    Operations Assistant

     

    Hours of work/contract type:     

    Temporary contract. Seasonal work.

     

    Immediate start (29th August 2014) until mid October.

    To apply for a post, please read the Job Description and then download and complete the Application Form as follows:

    http://www.lalgroup.com/g/en/careers/LAL_Generic_Application_Form.pdf

    Please ensure that you meet the requirements in the Job Description and Person Specification before applying.

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    Location

    Twickenham, London

    Department

    Leisure

    Contract Length

    Part-time

    Full Details / Apply

    Activity Leader

    £8.44 per hour

    Main Responsibilities and Tasks:

    • Support the Leisure department in any work required.
    • Support the provision of a full, varied and interesting activities programme for students.
    • Assist students on activities.
    • Ensure enjoyment and safety of students at all times.
    • Remain friendly and professional to all LAL students, partners and third party suppliers.
    • Liaise with International group leaders, team leaders and welfare staff over any issues a student might have.
    • Any additional tasks assigned by your line manager.

     

    Person Specification:

    The letters in brackets denote how LAL will establish if you meet our criteria and how that will be determined. The letters have the following meaning: (A) = Application Form, (I) = Interview, (R) = Reference and (T) = Test.

     

    E.g. General Office administration experience will be determined by the information provided by the candidate on the application form (A) and through questions at Interview (I)

     

    Essential

    Education, Training and Knowledge

    ¨     a) GCSE Grade C or equivalent in Maths and English (A)

     

    Skills and abilities

    ¨     a) Good level of spoken and written English (A/I)

    ¨     b)  Able to communicate with people on all levels (A/I)

    ¨     c)  Friendly and outgoing (A/I)

    ¨     d) Strong Customer Service ethic (A/I)

    ¨     e) Sociable (A/I)

    ¨     f) Able to work as part of a team (A/I)

    ¨     g) Responsible (A/I)

    ¨     h) Organised (A/I)

    ¨     i) Remains calm under pressure (A/I)

    ¨     j) Able to work on own initiative (A/I)

     

    Other Attributes

    ¨     a) Enhanced DBS disclosure - clear (or willingness to undergo Disclosure check) (I)

    ¨     b) Available to work flexible hours (A/I)

     

    Desirable

    Education, Training and Knowledge

    ¨     a) A Level of equivalent (A)

    ¨     b) First Aid Certificate (A)

     

    Relevant Work Experience

    ¨     a) Leisure, entertainment, guide or activity work (A/I)

     

    Skills and abilities

    ¨     a) Ability to speak and write in languages other than English (A/I)

    ¨     b) Knowledge of local area (A/I)

     

    Other Attributes

    ¨     a) Driving licence (A/I)

     

    Location

    Twickenham, London

    Contract Length

    Part-time

  • Residential Caretaker

    £17000 per annum

     

    Summary:

    Responsible for the day to day running of the Hunter’s Lodge student residence in conjunction with our current Residential Caretaker.

     

    Location:                  

    Paignton, Devon

     

    Line Manager:                    

    General Manager

     

    Hours of work/contract type:     

    37.5 hours per week, permanent contract. Work 5 days from 7. Days to be agreed. Required to sleep on site and be on call during the evenings for 5 evenings per week.

     

    Accommodation provided free of charge throughout the duration of the contract only. All bills included. Contents insurance must be paid by the post holder.

     

    Salary:

    £17,000 per annum + hourly payment for night call out.

     

    Start date ASAP.

     

    To apply for a post, please read the Job Description and then download and complete the Application Form as follows:

    http://www.lalgroup.com/g/en/careers/LAL_Generic_Application_Form.pdf

    Please ensure that you meet the requirements in the Job Description and Person Specification before applying.

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    Location

    PAIGNTON, DEVON

    Department

    LAL TORBAY

    Contract Length

    Full-time

    Full Details / Apply

    Residential Caretaker

    £17000 per annum

    Main Responsibilities and Tasks:

    • Provide support and assistance to student residents as requested or needed.
    • Basic decorating, general repairs and maintenance.
    • Monitoring the condition of fixtures and fittings. Agreeing replacement/repair with General Manager.
    • Undertake cleaning of the residence as required.
    • Manage external contractors in relation to specified building works or cleaning.
    • Ensure residence is adequately staffed to meet agreed service needs relating to reception, management and cleaning.
    • Line management responsibility for Hunters Lodge staff. E.g. managing annual leave, sickness, training and other HR policies.
    • Maintain stockroom including cleaning materials and spare items such as bulbs, toilet brushes, kettles, etc. Maintain an accurate inventory and supply schedule. 
    • Ensure adequate stock of laundry and cost control.
    • Check service history and warrantees on boilers and other items ensuring compliance, maintenance and renewal as necessary.
    • Stock vending machines and manage the stock.
    • Ensure residence is maintained to a standard suitable to ensure guest satisfaction and concerns are addressed quickly and to the satisfaction of parties concerned. 
    • Ensure external and internal signs including information posters, notice boards, staff photo boards and logos are current and displayed in a professional manner.
    • Ensure bookings to rooms are accurate. Liaise with accommodation department and guests to maximize guest satisfaction whilst maintaining the integrity of the booking system.
    • Ensure keys and codes are kept securely and records are maintained to ensure appropriate use.  Ensure all lockable areas including kitchen, lounge, laundry and TV room are locked and unlocked according to the published schedule.  Ensure access to the residence is restricted and secure according to the agreed standards and CCTV is maintained and functioning correctly.
    • Ensure health and safety and other rules for guests are adhered to and liaise with the school for further action where rules are breached.
    • Prepare for arrival of students. E.g. paperwork, checking of rooms.
    • Managing student arrivals and departures.
    • Ensure all emergency calls are dealt with as quickly as possible and the appropriate action is taken.
    • Any additional duties as required by the business

     

    Person Specification:

    The letters in brackets denote how LAL will establish if you meet our criteria and how that will be determined. The letters have the following meaning: (A) = Application Form, (I) = Interview, (R) = Reference and (T) = Test.

     

    e.g. General Office administration experience will be determined by the information provided by the candidate on the application form (A) and through questions at Interview (I)

     

    Essential

    Education, Training and Knowledge

    ¨     a) 5 x GCSE pass or equivalent in Maths and English (A)

     

    Relevant Work experience

    ¨     a) General maintenance experience (A/I)

    ¨     b) Housekeeping experience (A/I)

    ¨     c) Customer Service experience (A/I)

     

    Other Attributes

    ¨     a) Friendly and sociable (A/I)

    ¨     b) Team player (A/I)

    ¨     c) Excellent customer service (A/I)

    ¨     d) Responsible (A/I)

    ¨     e) Self Motivated (A/I)

    ¨     f) Able to work under pressure (A/I)

    ¨     g) Ability to prioritise workload and deal with conflicting demands (A/I)

    ¨     h) Ability to work on own initiative (A/I)

    Location

    PAIGNTON, DEVON

    Contract Length

    Full-time

  • TEFL Teacher

    Various

    Job Title: EFL Teacher

    Line Manager: Academic Manager

    Location:  LAL London, Twickenham

    Salary: Various

    Contract:   Various hours

    Purpose: To teach English to students from overseas
     
    To apply, please use the following link:

    Location

    Twickenham, London

    Department

    LAL London

    Contract Length

    Summer Job

    Full Details / Apply

    TEFL Teacher

    Various

    Responsibilities & Tasks

    • To prepare lessons and teach English to students from overseas across a range of levels.
    • To set homework appropriate to the student’s course and give feedback.
    • To arrange and carry out regular testing and report to academic managers on progress of students.
    • To follow the prescribed syllabus and content of courses, whilst developing learner training. 
    • To attend induction & preparation sessions as required.
    • To assist in the placement testing of students and placement as required.
    • To maintain accurate and up-to-date documentation, as advised by the Academic Department.
     

    Person Specification:
     
    The letters in brackets denote how LAL will establish if you meet our criteria and how that will be determined. The letters have the following meaning: (A) = Application Form, (I) = Interview, (R) = Reference and (T) = Test.

    e.g. General Office administration experience will be determined by the information provided by the candidate on the application form (A) and through questions at Interview (I)

    Essential:
    Education, Training and Knowledge
    a) Degree qualification or equivalent (A)
    b) CELTA or DELTA or equivalent (A)

    Relevant Work experience:
    a) Experience of foreign cultures (A/I)

    Skills and abilities:
    a) To be able to communicate with international learners of all levels (A/I)
    b) Knowledge of the CEFR (A/I)
    c) Native speaker or same level of competence (CPE or equivalent) (A/I)
    d) Computer literate (A/I)

    Other Attributes:
    a) Team player (A/I)
    b) Good customer service manner (A/I)
    c) Ability to take personal responsibility in an unexpected situation e.g. medical emergency (A/I)
    d) Good organisational skills (A/I)
    e) Enhanced DBS clearance. Suitability to work with children (A/I)

    Desirable
    Education, Training and Knowledge

    Relevant Work Experience
    a) Experience of teaching EFL students in a multi-lingual context (A/I)
    b) Experience in exam preparation teaching – Cambridge Suite, IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC and Trinity Examinations (A/I)
    c) Experience in teaching English for Business (A/I)

    Skills and abilities
    a) Ability to speak and write in languages other than English (A/I)
    b) An interest in Blended Learning and the use of electronic resources (A/I)       
     

    Pay Scale & Other Information

     

    London

    Flat base rate of £15.61 per hour.

     

    Both schools

    The following will also be paid for each hour worked if the successful candidate has the following:

     

    DELTA OR MA in TESOL

    £1.75

    CELTA GRADE A OR B OR QTS OR MERIT/DISTINCTION IN DELTA MODULE 2

    50p

    EXAMINER STATUS OR EXAM TEACHING EXPERIENCE 2 YEARS +

    50p

    BUSINESS TEACHING QUALIFICATION OR BUSINESS TEACHING EXPERIENCE 2 YEARS +

    50p

    LAL EMPLOYMENT 3 YEARS + SERVICE

    25p

    CELTYL OR TKT OR CITY AND GUILDS 7307 OR PTTLS/DTTLS

    25p

     

    For courses taught as follows, an additional amount will be added to the hourly rate:

     

    CAMBRIDGE FCE

    25p

    CAMBRIDGE CAE

    25p

    CAMBRIDGE CPE

    25p

    ABITUR

    25p

    IELTS

    25p

    OVERSEAS TEACHERS’ COURSES

    25p

    BUSINESS ENGLISH

    25p

    OTHER BESPOKE COURSES AS AGREED BY THE ACADEMIC DIRECTOR

    25p

     

     

     

    Location

    Twickenham, London

    Contract Length

    Summer Job

  • TEFL Teacher

    Various

    Job Title: EFL Teacher

    Line Manager: Academic Manager

    Location:  LAL Torbay, Paignton, Devon, England

    Salary: Various

    Contract:   Various hours

    Purpose: To teach English to students from overseas
     
    To apply, please use the following link:

    Location

    Paignton, Devon

    Department

    LAL Torbay

    Contract Length

    Summer Job

    Full Details / Apply

    TEFL Teacher

    Various

    Responsibilities & Tasks

    • To prepare lessons and teach English to students from overseas across a range of levels.
    • To set homework appropriate to the student’s course and give feedback.
    • To arrange and carry out regular testing and report to academic managers on progress of students.
    • To follow the prescribed syllabus and content of courses, whilst developing learner training. 
    • To attend induction & preparation sessions as required.
    • To assist in the placement testing of students and placement as required.
    • To maintain accurate and up-to-date documentation, as advised by the Academic Department.
     

    Person Specification:
     
    The letters in brackets denote how LAL will establish if you meet our criteria and how that will be determined. The letters have the following meaning: (A) = Application Form, (I) = Interview, (R) = Reference and (T) = Test.

    e.g. General Office administration experience will be determined by the information provided by the candidate on the application form (A) and through questions at Interview (I)

    Essential:
    Education, Training and Knowledge
    a) Degree qualification or equivalent (A)
    b) CELTA or DELTA or equivalent (A)

    Relevant Work experience:
    a) Experience of foreign cultures (A/I)

    Skills and abilities:
    a) To be able to communicate with international learners of all levels (A/I)
    b) Knowledge of the CEFR (A/I)
    c) Native speaker or same level of competence (CPE or equivalent) (A/I)
    d) Computer literate (A/I)

    Other Attributes:
    a) Team player (A/I)
    b) Good customer service manner (A/I)
    c) Ability to take personal responsibility in an unexpected situation e.g. medical emergency (A/I)
    d) Good organisational skills (A/I)
    e) Enhanced DBS clearance. Suitability to work with children (A/I)

    Desirable
    Education, Training and Knowledge

    Relevant Work Experience
    a) Experience of teaching EFL students in a multi-lingual context (A/I)
    b) Experience in exam preparation teaching – Cambridge Suite, IELTS, TOEFL, TOEIC and Trinity Examinations (A/I)
    c) Experience in teaching English for Business (A/I)

    Skills and abilities
    a) Ability to speak and write in languages other than English (A/I)
    b) An interest in Blended Learning and the use of electronic resources (A/I)       
     
     
    Pay Scale & Other Information
     
    Torbay
    Flat base rate of £11.97 per hour.
     
    Both schools
    The following will also be paid for each hour worked if the successful candidate has the following:
     
    DELTA OR MA in TESOL
    £1.75
    CELTA GRADE A OR B OR QTS OR MERIT/DISTINCTION IN DELTA MODULE 2
    50p
    EXAMINER STATUS OR EXAM TEACHING EXPERIENCE 2 YEARS +
    50p
    BUSINESS TEACHING QUALIFICATION OR BUSINESS TEACHING EXPERIENCE 2 YEARS +
    50p
    LAL EMPLOYMENT 3 YEARS + SERVICE
    25p
    CELTYL OR TKT OR CITY AND GUILDS 7307 OR PTTLS/DTTLS
    25p
     
    For courses taught as follows, an additional amount will be added to the hourly rate:
     
    CAMBRIDGE FCE
    25p
    CAMBRIDGE CAE
    25p
    CAMBRIDGE CPE
    25p
    ABITUR
    25p
    IELTS
    25p
    OVERSEAS TEACHERS’ COURSES
    25p
    BUSINESS ENGLISH
    25p
    OTHER BESPOKE COURSES AS AGREED BY THE ACADEMIC DIRECTOR
    25p
     
     

    Location

    Paignton, Devon

    Contract Length

    Summer Job