Curriculum Coordinator (US Common Core Curriculum), UAE

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American School of Creative Science, SharjahUAE

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Position: Curriculum Coordinator (US Common Core Curriculum)
Location: Sharjah
Start Date: Immediate

 Job Summary

Ensures staff have the resources and support they need to promote students’ abilities to think and create in meaningful ways through and enquiry-based, integrated curriculum in a nurturing environment.   The Curriculum Coordinator oversees Department testing and ensures that the school meets mandated educational requirements.


 * 4-Year Bachelor’s Degree in Education 
*  Master’s Degree in Curriculum Development (or equivalent) preferred
*  US Teaching Qualification
* Minimum of 5 years teaching experience using the US Common Core Curriculum
* Experience in leading large-scale curriculum development and alignment projects 
* Experience working with international education, diverse curricula and resources (experience in UAE would be a bonus)
* Experience of leading diverse teams.  


The American School of Creative Science (ASCS) is a Sharjah based Kindergarten to grade 12 school with a population of more than 2500 students. The city of Sharjah has a population of 1.4 million, making it the third largest in the United Arab Emirates. 

ASCS follows a US Common Core Standards Curriculum (the Common Core), along with the UAE’s National Curriculum in Arabic, Islamic Studies, and Social/National Studies. The school operates a “Unique Qur’an Memorization Program” and is a candidate for accreditation with NEASC.

ASCS’s Islamic environment in combination with a true American education; the interculturalism and internationalism of its students, and the rich delivery of moral and behavioral standards makes it a unique school in the region.

Facilities of the school are state of the art and truly cutting edge, they include a library, auditorium, activity rooms, ICT rooms, and kitchen. Sporting facilities include playgrounds, swimming pool, gym, and multi-purpose hall. In addition ASCS is the only Promethean Center of Excellence in the entire Middle East region. 

School admissions are based on an entrance test for each grade level. As well as competitive sports, extra-curricular programmes include a Spelling Bee Competition, Math Competition, Quran Memorization Competition, and Science Fair, Art Fair, and Cooking Competitions.

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More about American School of Creative Science, Sharjah
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: Maliha Road, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 6 5055 000

The American Schools of Creative Science (ASCS) are managed by Bukhatir Education Advancement & Management (Beam) and have two schools in Sharjah and one in Dubai. ASCS Maliha; being the largest campus, comprises of kindergarten till grade 12 and...