Head of EYFS, Doha, Qatar

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Al Jazeera AcademyDoha, Qatar

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

Head Of EYFS

We at Al Jazeera Academy seek an enthusiastic, energetic and ambitious Head of Early years who is committed to the highest standards of Education and who can demonstrate leadership and management skills compatible with our School’s vision, mission and values. 

The Academy provides quality education aimed at nurturing the development of the whole child concept, whilst emphasising a solid foundation based on the National Curriculum of England and Early Years Foundation stage (EYFS). The Academy has a deservedly high standard reputation and is popular with families across Qatar.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Early Years specialist to join the senior leadership team to fully support parents, students and staff as they work towards whole school improvement. This position would suit someone who is looking to expand their leadership skills in an international setting.

The Head of Early Years will be responsible for managing all staff programmes, curriculum content and assessment of the school.

The Early Years department has approx. 280 children and 41 teaching and support staff.  There are 7, nursery classes, 7, reception classes and 2 crèches.

We are now looking to appoint a Head of Early Years to support the Principal to lead the school and further develop the already strong provision of the EYFS curriculum.

Al Jazeera Academy is a member of the Ta'allum Group of Schools. Ta'allum Group is a growing and successful organisation consisting of 3 partner schools. Due to oversubscription there are plans to open 2 new Academies in Doha in the near future. 

We welcome applications from exceptional professionals with the right blend of experience, creativity, organisation, passion and flair.

Al Jazeera Academy

PO Box 22250, Doha, Qatar     

Qualifications & Experience:-

• Recognised Teaching qualification (B.Ed. / PGCE or equivalent)

• Significant knowledge and experience of the English National Curriculum particularly at Early Years / Foundation Stage

• Minimum 5 Years Leadership Experience

• Must be Native-level English speaker

Salary and benefits package:

• Competitive Tax free salary, depending upon qualifications & experience

• Two Bedroom Fully Furnished Apartment with paid utilities 

• Joining/repatriation ticket, Yearly annual return ticket, medical insurance, visa and residency for self and two nominated dependents 

• Private medical insurance for self and three nominated dependents 

• Free Schooling at Ta’allum Group Schools - 100% discount on tuition, registration and exam fees

End of Service Benefit Gratuity of 21 days of basic salary as per Qatar Labor law

Paperwork Requirements: 

Notarized and Attested academic degrees, teaching certificates, transcripts, marriage and dependent birth certificates. You will be advised of school requirements. 

The selected applicant will be required to provide criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) before employment is confirmed. Candidates from outside the authority of the DBS will be required to provide an approved Certificate from the similar authority in the Country in which he/she is currently residing.

To Apply:

Please send the following to the HR Department at recruitment@taalumgroup.com :

• Detailed up to date CV 

• Job Application Form

Please visit our websites – www.taalumgroup.com and http://aja.edu.qa/ to find out more about Al Jazeera Academy and the Ta’allum Group of schools.

More about Al Jazeera Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Mesaimeer, P.O.Box 22250, Doha, State of Qatar, Qatar. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +974 4693777
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