Director of Education in United Arab Emirates
Country: United Arab Emirates
Region: Middle East
Level: Ages 4-18 / Whole School
Start date: 2nd January, 2018
Closing date: 21st December, 2017
This international school group in Abu Dhabi are looking for an experienced Director or Education to start as soon as possible.
- Bachelor’s degree in education or any other relevant degree.
- Masters degree will be an advantage.
- Successful candidate must have the HMI (Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Education).
- Minimum 10 plus years of senior school leadership experience, ideally with experience of leading a group/ set of schools and working in an international setting.
- Strong educational background and proven leadership and management skills.
About the School
From one 247-student facility in 2007, this education group have grown into a highly sought after institution supporting over 5,000 pupils across six academies in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain. Today, they are led by three simple commitments: their purpose, their promise, and their values. Their purpose is to empower the next generation to shape their future, and to do so, they promise to deliver the highest standards of education and inspire a love of learning. In all that they do, their values of excellence, creativity, passion, respect, and collaboration are unshakeable. These commitments shape their entire curricula, which is specially adapted to the UAE and taught by teachers of international calibre and experience. Together, this gives students a highly relevant education taught in a stimulating, multi-cultural setting, where intellectual development is nurtured alongside personal growth.
And to deliver the education most suited to the students’ ambition, they offer the respected English National Curriculum with an international dimension, the highly ranked American Massachusetts State Curriculum, and the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma Program. Ranked “Outstanding” by the Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC), this group is the trusted name in educational excellence across Abu Dhabi and Al Ain.
The facilities at the schools are excellent and offering for example; large astro-turf fields, swimming pools, well stocked libraries, large multi-purpose sports hall, auditoriums and outdoor play areas. Staff pride themselves on providing a warm, friendly and supportive environment where pupils enjoy learning and achieving in an atmosphere of mutual respect and trust.
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