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Center Manager
Published Tuesday, May 14

Job Purpose: This role is to take over the Center Manager position in our well-established English language training centre. This position is responsible for the day to day running of Meiying Foreign Language Center in order to provide an excellent service and further develop relationships with local business and educational communities.

Key Responsibilities: Center Management

  • Overview, policy, planning and implementation of language and training programmes to be developed by Meiying Foreign Language Center
  • Close liaison with and support of Director of Studies to ensure delivery of high-quality service
  • General management and supervision of the centre and responsibility for ensuring the well-being and success, health and safety of all students, staff and visitors
  • Following up with parents about the quality of the teaching and learning experience and implementing policies to ensure the success of the centre academic programs


  • Local promotion and marketing activities in keeping with the general mission of Meiying Foreign Language Center
  • Maintaining and developing the office, bulletin board and classroom space


  • Organization of staff reports
  • Analyzing feedback from parents
  • Organizing teaching team for various centre events
  • Attend training to develop relevant knowledge, techniques and skills and independently develop skills as applicable
  • Any other Ad hoc duties that are felt reasonable to fulfil the Job Description


A successful Center Manager will have the following skills and qualities: 

Skills & Qualities:

  • Native level Chinese, Intermediate or Advanced English
  • Experience living in a different culture
  • Counselling & interpersonal skills (ability to understand people’s needs)
  • Excellent communication skills & time management skills
  • Financial management – keeping budgets, managing expenses
  • Managing people
  • Ability to create and maintain business networks/relationships
  • Office administration experience (IT literate, particularly MS Excel)
  • Analytical thinking
  • Attention to details


  • Year-round centre management experience, preferably within the English teaching sector (If the candidate does not have management experience, he or she must have a strong desire to learn the industry and must be positive, well-rounded and have a strong desire to get results)
  • Hospitality/sports activity management experience (customer care)
  • Pastoral/welfare experience
  • Team working experience
  • Financial management/cash handling experience


  • Essential: Degree qualified or equivalent 
  • Desirable: Work-related qualifications desirable 
Fulltime 2019-05-14 Shanghai Shanghai 200000 2019-06-11
Meiying Foreign Language Center

MY English School, located in downtown Shanghai, has been open since 2011. We teach elementary and junior high school students (from 3 to 14 years old).

Our school is distinguished in the following areas:

Ivy League Inspired Teaching: Our teaching methodology is based on language learning and teaching guidelines developed by the company founders at Columbia University. Our learning system motivates and enables students to speak, listen, read, and write effectively. Our system emphasizes the best teaching practices from the East and West. In addition, we help students to be successful on local, public school tests of language proficiency.

Our school has currently partnered with various teaching sites (training centers, bilingual kindergartens, and local schools) to provide them with excellent teachers who are highly motivated and maintain the highest standards. The mission of our Expat Talent Division is to connect professional teachers with the top schools and learning centers in China.

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