Head of KS2, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

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Al Ain AcademyAl Ain, United Arab Emirates

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Head of KS2

Aldar Academies are seeking an outstanding Head of KS 2 for Al Ain Academy commencing August 2018. The school is teaching the English National Curriculum tailored to be meaningful to children living in Al Ain, alongside the local curriculum of Arabic, Islamic Studies and Social Studies.

The main purpose of the role is to provide professional leadership and management for the department in order to secure high quality teaching and learning, effective use of resources and improved standards of learning and achievement for all students. Previous leadership experience is essential.

We Offer:

  • Competitive terms of employment and outstanding working conditions
  • Tax Free Salary
  • Fully furnished accommodation
  • Medical insurance and Air Fare
  • Opportunity to work within a team of highly supportive and creative colleagues
  • Excellent professional development and guidance

Requirements:

  • BA in Education or BA Degree with PGCE and minimum of 6 years teaching experience 
  • Strong experience teaching the British Curriculum
  • Previous experience working with students whom English is not their first language
  • Passion for teaching and commitment to educating the whole child
  • A high level of professionalism and consideration of the well-being of children
  • Recent and consistent involvement in extra-curricular activities
  • Respect for all members of a school community, irrespective of position, gender, age and ethnic background
  • A positive and solution-focused attitude to working life
  • A clean enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services check or police check 

Applicants will be required to submit a letter of application and CV, together with copies of their passport, education certificates and police clearance to complete the on-line application process. On CV, please include the names and contact email addresses of three professional referees one of which must be a current Principal.



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More about Al Ain Academy
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 17 years
Address: Al Salam Street, Sarooj, Al Ain, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 3 7151000

Abu Dhabi Education Council Inspection Rating Oct/Nov 2015 ( Band A Rated : Very Good School )

Al Ain Academy opened in September 2011 providing high quality education to the region. The children are taught the English National Curriculum – tailored ...