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Assessment Coordinator

school
Sharjah American International School - Umm Al Quwain Campus
location
Umm Al Quwain, United Arab Emirates
housing
School Accommodation
airfair
Entitled to airfare after completing one year of service
Start date
Ongoing
2 years
1
  • Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Licensed Teacher
  • Bachelor
  • 3 years of teaching experience
  • B.A. or Bachelors of Education
  • Teaching Credential/License
  • 2 recommendation letters
  • Degree certificate and Transcript, High School diploma and transcript (grades 9, 10,11 and 12) attested by Ministry of Education from the country of issue, Foreign Affairs Ministry, UAE Embassy
  • Police Clearance
  • Entitled to airfare after completing one year of service
  • School Accommodation
  • Full-time overseas – hired and locally – hired employees receive a 25% (twenty-five percent) reduction in tuition fee - for up to two dependents for the first year of service and 50% (fifty percent) for each successive year of full-time employment with the school. All other fees must be borne by the employee. 
  • Medical Insurance - medical insurance provided to visa holders only

Work with the curriculum coordinator and Heads of Departments through ongoing flex workshops for programs, interdisciplinary committees, departments, divisions, or individuals to:

  • Develop Service Outcomes (SO), benchmarks, and rubrics
  • Present assessment plan

Work with Heads of Departments to:

  • Work with Principal and Assistant Principal to further develop the assessment plan.
  • Collect evidence – design assessment tools, collect samples of student work
  • Analyze evidence – make summative judgments
  • Document analysis in the report (develop a template for reports)
  • Implement Changes
  • Work with non-instructional and academic support units to develop and assess service outcomes and develop reporting forms if they do not exist.
  • Develop statistical models to measure the impact of learning support services on student achievement of intended learning outcomes.
  • Develop item analysis reports as necessary to help faculty evaluate the effectiveness of tests and test items.
  • Conduct focus groups with students and/or faculty and staff to get insight into practices that work and those that do not.
  • Work with administrators to problem-solve issues that arise with assessment plans and present solutions to appropriate bodies.
  • Work with the inspection and accreditation teams and assist with inspection/accreditation activities.
  • Create reporting forms for assessment activities on campus.
  • Work with Heads of Departments to disseminate reports and archive assessment activities.
  • Serve as a repository for evidence and reports.

 

Knows of:

  • UAE Inspection framework and Accreditation standards
  • Student learning outcomes
  • Assessment practices and methods
  • Assessment plan for college
  • Pedagogy – practice and study of teaching
  • Learning theory – practice and study of learning
  • Rubrics
  • Statistics
  • Psychometrics

 

Can:

  • Facilitate workgroups
  • Organize
  • Problem solve
  • Plan
  • Communicate and present
  • Provide resources
  • Monitor assessment process
  • Collaborate with others
  • Coordinate
  • Lead
  • Collect, analyze, and interpret data
  • Train others on complex processes
This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job

To provide western education, to encourage academic excellence and to implement an inclusive learning environment for that includes students of all ability levels. Sharjah American International School (SAIS) is an American Curriculum School that hosts over 25+ different nationalities and cultural backgrounds in the grades K-12.

We strive for excellence and are committed to preparing students both academically and socially. Our aim is to develop creative problem solvers and analytical thinkers that are confident, committed and hard working. SAIS fosters a community of inclusive with its cultural diversity of both staff and students. We are proud to have a diversified learning community where all members work together in harmony, collaboration and respect to achieve common goals; creating a community of understanding that empowers students to be passionate, innovative, and productive citizens in an ever-changing global society while embracing the cultural values of the UAE.

SAIS nurtures students from from KG to 12 have a multiple opportunity to develop both within and outside of the classroom developing each as it is important for every child’s to bring out own unique personality through the guidance and learning of successful Teachers. SAIS have strong excellence in excellent academic standards, providing classes in Mathematics, Sciences, and Information Technology, English and other Religion academic program. SAIS also provides outstanding classes in the Arts and- Performing Visual arts.

We aim is to establish and maintain a community that inspires passion for learning, where students dare to embark on challenging journeys to achieve their visions and to continuously strive to find or to test available opportunities as innovators or future entrepreneurs".

 

This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job

Drawing millions of visitors each year, Dubai allows teachers to experience a unique combination of traditional Middle Eastern ways of life and an upscale expatriate lifestyle. Dubai's many private schools provide opportunities for licensed teachers to teach in one of the most exciting and dynamic modern cities in the world.

Arabic
2,106,177
UAE Dirham
Islam
Hot desert climate
4,114 km²
This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job