Secondary Headteacher, Jordan

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International Community School, Amman, JordanJordan

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Start date: August 2019 (or sooner)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

The International Community School, Amman, is a school with a bold vision and a big heart. The global home of #themonalisaeffect, the school is a world leader in the use of student-level data to ensure every child can tread a learning and wellbeing road which is personalised to their strengths and needs. One of the most international of international schools in the Middle East, ICS is proud to offer ‘the world in one classroom’, and, through its determination that all stakeholders #makethepoint in everything they do, adopts a trailblazing determination to engage with and serve its local, regional and global community.

ICS is looking to appoint a Secondary Headteacher to join their young, cohesive and friendly team from August 2019 (or sooner). Applicants should be UK qualified (or equivalent), an experienced senior leader, and able to embody the school’s core values at all times. They should be optimistic, open-minded and collaborative, and always reflective on their own practice and how it can better meet the attitudinal and aptitudinal needs of each and every student.

ICS offers a highly competitive package, including:

  • A generous, tax-free salary for the duration of a three year contract;
  • A comprehensive programme of Continuous Professional Learning;
  • A thorough and detailed induction programme;
  • Fully-furnished, 2-3 bedroom accommodation;
  • An annual utilities allowance;
  • Annual return flights; 
  • Comprehensive medical insurance;
  • Free tuition for up to three children;
  • Free transportation to and from the school.


The International Community School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be prepared to undergo stringent child protection screening including checks with past employers and an enhanced DBS check. 

ICS is an equal opportunities employer.

If you would like to have an informal discussion about this post or the school, please contact Liz Gibbs from LSC Education on

If you are keen to apply for the post:

  • Visit the LSC Education website at
  • Click in the Vacancies section.
  • Click into the posting relevant to this job.
  • At the bottom of the page click on ‘Apply Now’

The deadline for applications will be 9am (GMT) on Friday, 26 October 2018.

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More about International Community School, Amman, Jordan
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Um El-Basateen, PO Box 2002, Amman, 11181, Jordan
Telephone: +962 6 479 0666
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