The Royal Grammar School Guildford in Qatar opened in September 2016 with the Early Years Foundation Stage and Key Stage 1. Based on the same principles as RGS Guildford, UK, RGS Qatar has quickly gained a reputation for providing outstanding education and enrolment has increased across the school. RGS Qatar currently educates girls and boys from Nursery to Year 10 on an attractive campus 10 minutes’ drive north of central Doha.
We are seeking an experienced, Admissions lead to provide excellent organisational and administrative support in managing the day-to-day running of our admissions procedures.
The Admissions Lead is required to liaise with our parents and work collaboratively to meet the demands of the department. More specifically, the Admissions Lead is responsible for undertaking all administrative tasks, juggling multiple enquiries, organising open days, prospective parents’ events and visits to the School, managing the admissions database and liaising with our Holding Company. Experience of generating detailed analysis reports and KPIs will be crucial for this role, An in-depth understanding of the Qatar education market would be a clear advantage.
It is essential that you are able to prioritise workload, can work well under pressure and have previous experience in a complex customer facing, administration role. To be considered you must have exceptional IT skills, relationship management skills and be confident in communication both orally and in writing. It is also highly desirable if you have experience of life in a similar international School.
The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal skills, be confident in their approach and demonstrate high levels of attention to detail. The role will require flexibility and use of initiative to ensure the highest levels of RGS Qatar are maintained.
In addition to providing staff with the opportunity to be part of one of the UK’s most successful schools, we offer a full competitive package, annual return flights to home country, and end of service gratuity.
Interested candidates should apply through the TES Portal. However the school reserves the right to make an early appointment prior to the closing date.
The RGS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers.
The Royal Grammar School, Guildford in Qatar
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- All-through with sixth form
- Students of mixed gender, age 3 - 18 years