Brighton College, Abu Dhabi is looking to appoint an outstanding Head of Prep School who will be responsible for the overall running of the Prep School, currently Years 3 - 8. The Head of Prep is expected to lead the staff and manage the various resources of the department in order to provide positive and efficient learning opportunities for the pupils that encourage and enable each and every student to realise their full potential across all areas of the curriculum. This should be underpinned by a sense of order and general discipline which involves pupils and staff in this general ethos.
The Head of Prep is a member of the College Leadership Team (CLT) and while representing the Prep School is nonetheless expected to take a whole-college perspective on strategic issues.
The role is a challenging and busy one, which requires collaboration with colleagues and parents, an advanced understanding of best educational practice and a willingness to be flexible.
The successful candidate will be required to set high standards of themselves and others and will conduct themselves with consummate integrity. In doing so, they will be supported by a highly effective team of senior and middle leaders and a staff, pupil and parent body committed to the achievement of excellence.
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 must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and other agencies.
NOTE: 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.