Director of Studies needed for language school in Florence, Italy

16 April, 2024

Great opportunity to work as a DoS at our language school in Florence, Italy. Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

{_company_name} logo
Jobseeker guidelines

Job description

MyES has 50 schools across Italy, France and Spain. We are proud to be an innovative leader in the world of EFL, to be a fun and friendly place to work and study, and above all a place where people, MyES students and MyES team members, come first.

We are currently looking for a Director of Studies for our school in Florence, Italy, to start in July, with training in June.


To work in close collaboration with the Centre Director to look after the Didactic side of the school – teaching, learning and student satisfaction, applying the My English School Learning Method.


• Recruitment and Training of new teachers. Training conducted through observations, training sessions and team meetings.
• Line manager for teaching staff. Ensuring that all teachers are aware of the procedures and workings of the school.
• Organisation of the student/teacher timetable using MyCenter program.
• Organising and communicating weekly timetables to teachers, and ensuring students at MyES have the right number of lessons.
• Reaching the goals set relating to the quality of lessons in the center, the budget for numbers of hours to be offered, and the guidelines of the company.
• Communication with Centre Director (at a weekly meeting) about difficulties and areas to improve within the school. Aiming for excellence on the didactic side.
• Helping to improve student satisfaction by getting feedback, and helping to resolve problems students may have.
• Teaching 2-3 hours per day.
• Organising company courses – preparing and sending teachers.
• Giving new ideas to make the school more fun and involving for the students.
• Organisation of social and other events (to be delegated to teachers).

Salary and benefits

• Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package, including holiday and sick pay


** You must be legally able to work in Italy (i.e. an EU passport holder, or a non-EU citizen with a valid visa) **

• At least 3 years teaching experience in a communicative method
• DELTA / DipTESOL / MA in TESOL an advantage
• Some experience of training others and management (not necessarily in EFL) an advantage
• Professionalism, fun and team focus

How to apply

Please fill out the application form and upload your CV below.

Get job alerts

Like this job? Sign up for job alerts by email.

Add your CV

Get ahead of the curve: Be found by employers.

Win one of 10 subscriptions to our Grammar for English Teachers Course when you add your CV in June.

Advice and guidelines for jobseekers

  1. Please read our jobseeker guidelines when applying for a job.
  2. We advise you to fully research any employer before accepting a job offer. Please read our guide to avoiding scams, and if you have any concerns about an advert or a communication from an employer, please contact us.


Eslbase is not responsible for the accuracy or truthfulness of the information in this job advert or for the outcome of any application or communication made in relation to it. Please read our terms of use for more about this.