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Academic Directors work in educational organizations and are responsible for academic leadership and administrative tasks. Duties such as offering advice to students, overseeing academic issues, implementing educational programs, allocating resources, monitoring expenses, and evaluating academic performance are often seen on Academic Director resume examples. Those interested in an Academic Director position should be able to demonstrate the following qualifications in their resumes: leadership, organizational skills, analytical thinking, networking, computer competences, and knowledge of regulatory systems. At least a Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field is required to become an Academic Director.

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Academic Director

Hired, trained, observed, and supervised instructors while teaching and handling administrative duties of academic program.

  • Opened and grew center from 2 to 9 instructors, enabling center to flourish.
  • Led over 25 instructor in-service meetings, developing and enhancing instructors' skills.
  • Prepared for and navigated Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET) team visit, allowing center to become accredited.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Studio Art And Religion
MA
Teaching English To Speakers Of Other Languages
2

Academic Director

  • Managed and directed the instructional program at the [company name] at Bates Technical College, to prepare international students for U.S. academic collegiate success
  • Served as a primary language representative between ELS and the universities of foreign nations
  • Represented the image of [company name] at local and state events
  • Hired and supervised instructional staff and team of six teachers
  • Oversaw student testing and placement process
  • Developed and managed scheduling system for the entire school
  • Created curriculum and training material for instructor in-service workshops
  • Oversaw new student orientation process and individual academic counseling sessions as needed
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Sociology
MA
Education-tesol
3

Academic Director

  • Tutoring preschool through college in a variety of disciplines (Math, Science, English, Theatre, Music).
  • College Preparation Counseling: Course Planning, SAT/ACT Study Sessions, Application Process, Scholarship Guidance, Major and Career Pathways.
  • Conduct meetings with students and their families to create individualized student education plans in order to reach short term and long term goals.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Arts
BA
Psychology
4

Academic Director and College Counselor

Supervise 60 academic tutors.

  • Hire and train tutors and administrative staff.
  • Organize online curricula and diploma programs for students; and communicate with partner programs.
  • Serve as principal contact with students and parents.
  • Provide comprehensive college counseling.
  • Serve as ACT Special Testing Coordinator.
  • Edit and send weekly tutor reports to parents and schools.
  • Proofread/edit newsletters and marketing materials.
  • Coordinate and communicate with seasonal students' schools.
  • Coordinate Skype sessions for students traveling nationwide and overseas.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
College Counseling
BA
Sociology
MA
Sociology
5

Academic Director

  • Hiring, training and supervising of instructional staff.
  • Providing substitute and/or regular classroom instruction.
  • Developing and maintaining the instructional budget.
  • Ordering and maintaining all instructional materials.
  • Supervising the placement, testing and evaluation of students.
  • Scheduling classes, teachers and students.
  • Orienting new students to the academic program.
  • Submitting required academic reports to universities and/or sponsors.
  • Submitting required reports to the Corporate or District Office.
  • Supervising the Assistant Academic Director.
Candidate Info
29
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
MA
Political Science And Spanish

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