Aga Khan Academy, Hyderabad, India
We look for outstanding staff whose work is characterised by passion, the ability to inspire others, excited by the opportunity to make a difference and committed to helping young people find their grand passion in life! Set on a beautiful 100-acre campus south of the historic city of Hyderabad, the Aga Khan Academy is part of a network of Academies which will eventually form an inter-connected global learning community of 18 schools in 14 countries. Based on the vision of His Highness the Aga Khan, the Academy deliberately recruits young people from a diversity of backgrounds and irrespective of their ability to pay. Our holistic approach enables young people to become ethical leaders empowered to make a positive contribution in a changing world. Children’s needs are at the heart of the Academy’s focus and high quality pastoral care is paramount.
Assistant - Dean of Students
The Assistant to the Dean of Students supports the Dean in the day-to-day management of student life, including our residential programme. Responsibilities also include administrative and clerical work associated with the operations of the student residences and other aspects of student welfare. He/she will work a flexible schedule to best serve the needs of students. The Assistant to the Dean of Students reports directly to the Dean.
The successful candidate will have previous successful experience in a residential school setting. He/she will play an active role in the residential life of a thriving school community which values and celebrates the diversity of its staff and students.
• A good first degree.
• Outstanding administration and organisational skills.
• Ability to work efficiently in a busy and complex environment.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills.
• Ability to prioritize and complete work in a timely manner.
• Experience of working successfully in a multi-cultural environment.
The Aga Khan Academy, Hyderabad
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- All-through with sixth form
- Students of mixed gender, age 6 - 18 years