Deputy Director, REW

Melbourne, Australia
06 Jun 2017
End of advertisement period
25 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Reporting to the Director RMIT English Worldwide, the Deputy Director, REW Melbourne, is responsible and accountable for managing the delivery of REW programs and supporting the student life cycle. The role partners with the Director, REW to deliver overall accountability for a positive and rewarding student experience and teacher engagement.  It ensures that objectives in quality, resourcing, budgets, reporting and professional development are met.

  • Positively influence and enhance student cohort experience
  • Key leadership opportunity with a strong operational focus
  • Manage the delivery of contemporary, high quality academic programs

The Position

The Deputy Director will be a strong, and experienced operational manager with the ability to play a key role as part of a managementteam.  The role requires exceptional interpersonal and communication skills demonstrated in a variety of relevant settings, coupled with knowledge of the issues currently affecting ELICOS and international education.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience in the management of a complex unit with a diverse and comprehensive set of functions and significant resources.  Well-developed leadership, coaching and mentoring skills will be essential as will be the ability to operate with a strong degree of cultural sensitivity.  Extensive TESOL experience will be key.

International experience and a familiarity with the peak industry bodies and compliance requirements related to ELICOS will be highly regarded.

The Organisation

RMIT English Worldwide supports education needs nationally and internationally through English language and tailored training solutions.

With over 40 years' experience in writing English materials and delivering tailored training and testing solutions RMIT Training Pty Ltdhasspecific expertise in producing validated and secure assessment that measures learning outcomes.

Their services prepare students and professionals to use English with confidence.

Applications close:

25th June 2017

To apply - please go to and click on “APPLY ONLINE” using reference REWddr0517, addressing your cover letter and resume to Andrew Norton of Jo Fisher Executive, or call +61 3 9016 6000 for further information.