Head of English, Al Mamoura Academy

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Aldar Education are currently seeking an outstanding Head of English for Al Mamoura Academy in Abu Dhabi commencing September 2020. 


Al Mamoura Academy is a mixed gender primary school and a girls only secondary school co-located in a brand new, state of the art building in the heart of Abu Dhabi. Al Mamoura Academy is a successful school founded on the firm foundations of Al Mushrif School, graded ‘Outstanding’ by the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge.  Our vision is clear: we want every individual, regardless of their ability, interest or need to achieve their potential and grow into responsible young adults.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the highly successful Aldar family of schools and to help shape the future of Abu Dhabi’s leading school group.

The successful candidate will be closely aligned with the core values and ethos of Aldar Academies and Al Mamoura Academy and possess a genuine understanding and appreciation of the values of the region. 


 Job Purpose 

To provide professional leadership and management for the department in order to secure high quality teaching, effective use of resources and improved standards of learning and achievement for all students. 



 Major Areas of Responsibility 

• Strategic direction and development of the department 

• Teaching and learning 

• Leading and managing staff 

• Efficient and effective deployment of staff and resources 

• Other duties which may be reasonably assigned by the Principal 



What we offer

Aldar Academies are a family of world-class, child centred and innovative schools based in the UAE.  We educate over 10,000 students across our group of owned and managed schools and as we grow so does our need for highly skilled, inspirational and dedicated school leaders.  We offer an attractive remuneration package including medical cover, flights, housing and free child school places.  Our future-focussed learning model includes both students and staff and so we place a special emphasis on professional development, coaching and training.  Successful candidates will have access to a wide network of professionals and opportunities to both lead and contribute to training others as well as developing themselves.

Aldar Academies are keen to hear from like-minded, forward thinking school leaders who would welcome the challenge and opportunities that we have to offer.  


What we look for

• Passionate and caring educators


• BA in English Literature with PGCE with minimum of 6-year teaching experience.


• Experience of the UK curriculum


• A commitment to an extensive enrichment programme 




Application:

A covering letter and CV including details of two referees should be sent to 


recruitment@aldaracademies.com  or via the TES website


Aldar Academies is committed to the safeguarding of children and young people, and any offer of appointment will be subject to any relevant medical checks and clearance from appropriate safeguarding authorities.










More about Al Mamoura Academy
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 5 - 18 years
Address: East Ring Road, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +971 28132200
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Al Mamoura Academy is a partly co-educational international school located in Abu Dhabi, first accepting an intake of students in 2016. The school has primary and secondary areas, with the school’s primary division being co-educational and secondary ...