Head of Foundation Stage - Assistant Head

Foremarke School - DubaiAl Barsha South, Dubai, UAE

Foremarke School Dubai is seeking an outstanding Head of Foundation Stage - Assistant Head to commence August 2021

Purpose of the Role:

  • Support, develop and hold accountable a team of class teachers focusing on high standards of social, pastoral and academic development
  • Consistently exemplify the high standards and ethos of the school in terms of academic and behavioural expectations, attendance and punctuality, dress code, communication and professionalism
  • Establish and maintain lines of professional, clear and informative communication and to actively promote the SIP, demonstrating a commitment to the raising of standards
  • Liaise with other heads of year to ensure continuity in practices and expectations across the school, to aid transition between phases and to provide regular progress updates to SMT to ensure all are fully aware of all successes, issues and concerns within the year group

About Foremarke School Dubai

Foremarke is currently a Prep School catering from Nursery (FS1) to Year 8, with exciting plans to extend into Year 9 to 13.

We are a well-resourced Apple Distinguished School with exceptional sporting facilities, seeking to achieve the best from every pupil both academically and in extra-curricular activities which is a key aspect of the school program.

The school was rated Very Good with several outstanding features in the most recent DSIB inspection.

Foremarke, boasts state of the art facilities and is situated at the heart of ‘New Dubai’ in the Dubai Science Park, Barsha South. It offers the academic rigour of the UK National Curriculum within an inclusive family environment. The School is built on the twin foundations of academic excellence and the highest standards of pastoral care.

Our Offer:

  • Support for all teachers to attain Apple Teacher accreditation
  • Basic pay commensurate with years of experience
  • Generous leave entitlements
  • Annual flight allowance, global healthcare plan for self, spouse and up to two dependent children up to age 18 (subject to status) at Foremarke School
  • Modern accommodation in popular residential areas close to the school

Successful candidates will:

  • Hold Bachelors of Education and PGCE with appropriate specialism, or
  • Hold Bachelors in subject relevant to teaching specialism plus PGCE
  • Have experience teaching in a UK setting or renowned British Curriculum /  international school
  • Be at least 24 years old

Safeguarding Statement:

The Repton Family of Schools is totally committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects the same from its employees. All new staff will be subject to detailed and enhanced pre-employment clearance, including identity checks, criminal background checks for all countries lived in, qualification checks, employment checks to include an exploration of any gaps in employment, and satisfactory reference checks for all employment in the last 5 years

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