Amity International School Amsterdam seeks to appoint outstanding UK qualified Head of Primary for immediate appointment.
Who are Amity? Established more than 25 years ago, the not-for-profit Amity Education Group has an enrolment of 150,000 students, 4500 faculty, 17 top-ranked schools and pre-schools, 5 universities with campuses in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, India, London, Singapore, Mauritius, China and Romania, offering globally benchmarked education from nursery to Ph.D. level.
Head of Primary:
The successful candidate will be an experienced leader with a thorough knowledge of the new UK National Curriculum. Our new Head will need to have a minimum of 5 years’ leadership experience and hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Education or Early Years/Primary PGCE.
In fulfilling the requirements of the post, the successful candidate will demonstrate essential professional competencies:
- An inspirational leader with a proven track record in a primary setting
- At least 5 years in a leadership role in the UK or internationally
- Proven success at driving improvement in standards of teaching and learning
- An ability to create high performing team
- An ability to understand and support the needs of EAL learners
- A strong sense of equality for all, leading by example, being accessible and approachable
- Promoting the wider aspirations and values of the school
- A role model in terms of enthusiasm, drive and commitment
Amity International School Amsterdam will provide an exemplary education tailored to the needs of each student using the IPC/IB curriculum. The curriculum is enhanced by an international focus, a wide range of co-curricular activities, field trips and project-based learning. Amity International School Amsterdam students will experience the joy of learning in a vibrant and engaging environment.
Our state-of-the-art facilities shall provide a stimulating learning and social environment for our students. Our facilities include spacious classrooms flooded with natural light, a library, ICT suite, music and art rooms, cafeteria and a large multi-purpose indoor space. The stunning interior creates a warm and welcoming atmosphere so that our staff and students can learn and play in a world class educational environment.
In return for your passion in delivering a quality education, we offer you a competitive salary.
Applications should contain a 2-page CV including a professional photo, a letter of application (stating preferred year group and curriculum strengths), passport copy, scanned degree certificate and the details of two professional referees.
Please send completed applications to firstname.lastname@example.org
Interviews will take place at Amity University in Central London on April / May and in Abu Dhabi/Amsterdam.
Apply by 20 May