Riyadh, SAUDI ARABIA
Misk Schools is an innovative aspirational primary school located in Riyadh, the capital city of Saudi Arabia with students currently enrolled in Pre-K through to Grade 6. We are a leading primary provider and are well-known for our friendly, creative and supportive personalised ethos along with our insistence on high educational standards. Misk Schools offers its own project-based learning curriculum from EYFS upwards, drawing on the best curriculum development and early childhood education practice globally. We promote experiential learning through extensive links to partner organisations with a wide range of project and field-based experiences enabling students to link their learning to the real world. Our aim is to develop future leaders and innovators on the national and world stages.
As a Saudi national school, Misk Schools is proudly rooted in Saudi values and heritage whilst embracing multiple global perspectives. It opened its doors in September 2016 and has plans for major expansion. It has at present approximately 140 pupils and is seeking international accreditation. Please visit our website www.miskschools.edu.sa for a snapshot of our successful, dynamic and forward-thinking school.
We have the following vacancies in the Boys’ and Girls’ Schools for January 2019 and August 2019 and invite interested candidates to submit a full CV (including photograph or brief video) and covering letter highlighting both background and personal educational vision for the attention of Peter Hamilton, Director General, at:
Director of Co-Curricular Studies
Candidates should be enthusiastic, flexible and highly committed to a multi-disciplinary inquiry-based approach to learning. Misk Schools is a technology-rich environment, requiring applicants to be familiar with Google Apps for Education, Apple iPads and Apple Classroom, as well as have an experience or interest in innovative approaches to learning powered by technology. They should be keen to contribute fully to the development of this expanding and forward-looking school. Candidates must also be willing to play a full part in the life of the school and this will include leading and supporting co-curricular activities and playing a central role in pastoral care. Candidates should preferably have 2 years’ experience but all applications will considered.
The package on offer includes:-
- A one-year contract (renewable)
- Tax free salary
- Free furnished accommodation
- Private medical insurance
- Annual return airfare
- End of service gratuity
- Excellent CPD opportunities
Interviews will be held in London in early December 2018.