School Director, Germany

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ISF International School Frankfurt - Rhein-MainGermany

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

SABIS® is a global education network that has an active presence in 20 countries on five continents. Schools in the SABIS® Network educate over 70,000 students and implement a proven, proprietary system. SABIS® Network schools provide students with a top-quality education that prepares them for success in university and in life.

ISF International School Frankfurt Rhein-Main (ISF), a member of the global SABIS Network, is a private, full-day school serving students from Kindergarten/Pre-school to Grade 12 using English as the language of instruction. ISF offers students a structured, internationally-oriented, college-preparatory curriculum that emphasizes the core subjects of English, mathematics, German, and the sciences. The ISF community is truly international, proudly educating students from more than 50 countries.

Student at ISF benefit from:

  • A challenging academic program with built-in student support
  • English as the language of instruction by native speaking teachers
  • Preparation for local and international external exams
  • Enriching SABIS Student Life Organization®
  • Cutting-edge education technology in the classrooms
  • State-of-the-art facilities


We are looking to hire a qualified, highly-motivated school director with excellent education management skills to lead ISF.

As an outstanding leader you will be required to:

I. Uphold the principals and values of the school and SABIS® at all times.

II. Ensure the image of the school is kept to the highest standard as per SABIS® requirements.

III. Foster a school environment conductive to a proper and full implementation of the SABIS® Educational System™.

IV. Provide direction and manage school employees in the performance of their assigned tasks.

V. Monitor and manage all academic issues through classroom observations, meeting with Academic Quality Controllers, analysing results using SABIS® software tools in order to develop improvement plans in ongoing support of students and teachers.

VI. Ensure that the SABIS Student Life Organization® in the school is running and managed efficiently and effectively. 

VII. Oversee the process of admitting new students to the school in coordination with the relevant parties and SABIS® management to ensure successful attainment of targeted annual enrolment. 

VIII. Oversee the staff recruitment process in coordination with the relevant parties and SABIS® management to ensure the hiring and retention of the most competent candidates.


Recommended Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in education or equivalent
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience as a school leader
  • Teaching certificate is a plus
  • Fluent English is a must, knowledge of German is a plus
  • Experience in SABIS® school management is preferred


Employment Requirements:

The candidate should meet all employment requirements including, but not limited to, country and local education and certification requirements, reference checks, and criminal background checks.

Application Process

If you believe that you can make a difference in the lives of our students and lead ISF, then we would like to hear from you. Please send a CV and letter of application to Mrs. Fadia Issa at


More about ISF International School Frankfurt - Rhein-Main
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 19 years
Address: Strasse zur Internationalen, Schule 33, Frankfurt am Main, 65931, Germany. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +49 69 954319710

The ISF Internationale Schule Frankfurt-Rhein-Main was founded in 1994 as the first-of-its-kind public-private partnership in schools within Germany by the Frankfurt Chamber of Commerce, the State of Hesse, the Frankfurt Economic Development GmbH and...