We are always looking for outstanding people that have traveled the world and are inspired to join our world-class team of directors. Our onsite directors are in charge of all aspects of our study abroad programs.
JOB TITLE: Onsite Director
JOB DESCRIPTION: Your primary responsibility is to be a leader; this includes planning all aspects of our student's study abroad experience. During the weekends, you are in charge of leading excursions, and planning the logistics, which may be for one day or overnight. During the weekdays, you are in charge of organizing cultural activities, such as dance classes or city tours, and planning the logistics. You must also assist students with their host families and any matters regarding their classes, such as possible tutoring, course changes, etc. You are also responsible for airport pickups. You will be responsible for making onsite payments for all activities and keeping detailed expense reports. A full detailed list of responsibilities will be provided to you if you become an onsite director.
EXPERIENCE & SKILLS: Previous abroad experience is absolutely necessary and fluency or proficient in Spanish is a must. For many reasons, we prefer foreign nationals living in our program locations. You must possess excellent communication and leadership skills and experience. Must have the ability to handle multiple tasks and priorities simultaneously, and you must be able to communicate with students, locals, staff, etc. Must be very flexible and be able to respond quickly to changing circumstances. Must have a high tolerance for ambiguity and changing situations. Personal study or living abroad experience is strongly preferred.
DIRECTOR CONDUCT & RESPONSIBILITIES: The director must at all times exercise professional judgment with the students and as a representative of Sol Abroad. This is a very dynamic job; therefore the director must be capable of making on-the-spot decisions and multi-tasking.
SALARY & BENEFITS: Please contact us for details.