The Head Master seeks to appoint an outstanding applicant as Head of Physical Education for the Senior School who will report to the Director of Sport.
This position is central to the holistic education of the children in this age range. The role is both a demanding and varied role in which you will lead specialist and non-specialist teachers and assistants, building upon the strong foundations laid in the Pre-Prep and Prep Schools. The expectation is to create a supportive framework allowing pupils to strive for excellence in both academic and non-academic Physical Education and School Sport.
The Head of Physical Education for Senior School will have a genuine passion for working with children of all abilities, leading pupil development and progress through engaging activities. Flexibility is an important attribute for this position, with the ability to manage change at short notice with a calmness under pressure.
Brighton College Abu Dhabi, the sister school of Brighton College UK, is a leading Independent British International School located in the United Arab Emirates. With a prime location on Abu Dhabi Island and a purpose built state-of-the-art campus.
This is a unique opportunity to join an exceptional and hard-working team with the united goal of ensuring that every child reaches their potential both academically and socially, by pushing boundaries and broadening horizons. Leaders at the College show a desire to collaborate, inspire and develop all areas of the School. They demonstrate the highest standards in terms of leadership, organisational and pedagogical skills with a willingness to contribute to the rich co-curricular life of this busy school.
Brighton College Abu Dhabi is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants if currently working in the UK will be required to provide an DBS Enhanced Certificate and must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and other agencies.
NOTE: Closing date for applications is Wednesday 20 February 2019. We reserve the right to interview and offer to a strong candidate prior to the closing date. It is strongly recommended that candidates submit their applications as soon as possible.