TES International Leadership Jobs – Assistant Vice Principal

Website TES International

Job Description:

This is an exciting opportunity to join Aldar Education and to help shape the future of Abu Dhabi’s leading school group. ADNOC Schools, managed and operated by Aldar Education, offer world class amenities and are designed to provide learners with a 21st Century curriculum using the latest technology and world class facilities. The schools deliver the renowned US Massachusetts/Common Core curriculum and ADNOC Schools, Sas Al Nakhl in Abu Dhabi – Middle & High Campus currently educates over 1,800 students.

Successful candidates will combine an excellent track record of effective leadership experience, developed in the UK, USA or other international settings, with strong inter-personal skills and cultural awareness with the ability to manage the demands and needs of a wide range of stakeholders from Board level to parents, teachers and Principals. Exceptional communication skills combined with being a visible leader and ambassador for the school are pivotal to this role.

The role requires high level strategic thinking combined with a firm grasp of how to ensure outstanding education outcomes across the school. Candidates must be committed to working in partnership with other schools within the group and developing ways to engage with strategic partners to support the work of the school, the group as a whole and the UAE’s wider education vision.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to creating and maintaining an environment and a code of behaviour which promote and secure good/outstanding teaching, effective learning and high standards of behaviour and achievement.
  • Show an understanding of, and always act within, the statutory frameworks which set out professional duties and responsibilities.
  • Have a positive impact on the quality of learning & teaching through the strategic responsibilities
  • Support a distinctive community ethos that is inclusive and applies the appropriate values, attitudes and practices in all aspects of school life.
  • Set a clear vision and action plan for the designated areas of responsibility as allocated by the Principal
  • Ensure that students’ learning encompasses skills that encourages them to become independent and inquisitive learners
  • Foster positive relationships and attitudes to inspire and motivate.
  • Lead by example acting with integrity and respect in all aspects of leadership, showing professional regard for the policies, practices and the ethos of the school.
  • Contribute to creating and maintaining an effective partnership with parents to support and improve students’ achievement and personal development.
  • Have a significant, measurable impact in the areas led that is substantial and sustained
  • Contribute to developing effective links with the wider community, including local, national and partnership arrangements, to extend the curriculum and enhance learning and teaching.
  • Support the development and implementation of the vision and strategic direction of the school
  • Manage designated areas to ensure improvements in students’ knowledge, skills and abilities and excellent student progress.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or BA Degree with PGCE or equivalent teacher qualification
  • Master’s degree in Education
  • Able to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Able to think and plan strategically
  • Able to make judgments and work under pressure
  • Able to organize tasks and multi-task
  • Must possess supervisory and leadership skills
  • Must possess excellent interpersonal skills
  • Able to work in an environment with frequent interruptions
  • Must be competent in IT
  • Demonstrable experience managing College Board Programmin
  • Administrative/Leadership certification
  • Leadership/Management

Job Details:

Company: TES International

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE

Application Deadline: N/A

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