Thank you for your interest in the Headteacher position at The Edron Academy, Mexico. You have been directed to the website of TIC Recruitment; we provide a personalised, reliable and responsive recruitment and training service tailored specifically to international schools, teachers and leaders worldwide.
Below you will see details about The Edron Academy the requirements for the post and the application process. At the very bottom of this page, you can also download the job description and a detailed applicant information pack.
About Edron Academy
Founded in 1963, Edron Academy is a leading well-established, non-profit, international school in Mexico City. The School is proud to be bilingual and bicultural with over 1,000 students from age 2-18, mainly Mexican, the rest representing over 14 other nationalities. It is highly successful in providing an excellent international and stimulating-bilingual education. The School fulfils their aims and develops internationally minded citizens who succeed in achieving high academic and personal standards.
Students follow the English National Curriculum (including EYFS), IGCSE courses from Cambridge University, the International Baccalaureate Diploma and the Mexican National Curriculum.
In total, there are 123 staff with a roughly 60/ 40 split between Mexican and British teachers. A large section of teaching staff are Mexican Teachers who teach the Mexican Curriculum. The Edron Academy is the only COBIS accredited school in Mexico and 1 of only 4 in Latin America.
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About the Country
Mexico lies between the United States of America to the North, and Guatemala and Belize to the Southeast. Its extensive coastlines include the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea to the East and the Pacific Ocean to the West. The people of Mexico have a rich cultural and social heritage. Kindness and courage are the hallmark of a true Mexican. It is these attributes that have made the country what it is today.
Mexico has unique food, art and archaeology, pyramids, museums, Haciendas, 6,000 miles of shoreline, superb architecture and 21st century cities, weather from snowy mountains in the Sierras, to rainy jungles in the Southeast and desert in the Northwest, many golf courses throughout the country, excellent fishing, world top destinations like Acapulco, Cancun, Cozumel, Los Cabos, and Patzcuaro.
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The successful candidate will have:
- Previous experience leading an IB Diploma School
- International leadership experience and a commitment to international and bilingual education - desirable
- A degree and teaching qualification from the UK
- Excellent communication skills
- A learning centered approach to leadership
If you are interested in applying for the Head Teacher position at The Edron Academy, please click on the vacancy above and complete the very basic online application form before uploading your CV and letter of application/ supporting statement.
All references will be requested at the time of application unless otherwise specified. If you do not want us to request references in the early stage of your application please ensure that you specify this on the application form. We regret we are unable to accept applications via email at this time.
Please also make sure you download the relevant information pack and job description in the 'related downloads' section below. The salary and benefit package details can be seen in the information booklet.
The closing date for applications is Friday 10th August 2018.
Interviews will be held at the school towards the end of August 2018.
Edron Academy is committed to safeguarding children and will ensure that recruitment procedures adhere to safer recruitment guidance. Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced UK Disclosure and Barring Service check and/or equivalent overseas police check where relevant.
We look forward to receiving your application and thank you once again for your interest in The Edron Academy.
If you have any specific questions or problems please call Amy Bardsley (who is representing the school) on +44 (0) 2920 212083 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please do not contact the school directly at this stage.