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Elementary Vice Principal (American Curriculum) - Aldar Education

school
Aldar Education L.L.C
location
Abu Dhabi , Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Start date
Start July 2024
3 years
1
  • Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School
  • Licensed Teacher, Director/Principal
  • Master
  • 10 years of teaching experience
  • Education
  • Teaching Credential/License

Job Specific Knowledge & Skill:

  • Ability to work with data and be effective in using data to diagnose, intervene, and evaluate impact upon learning. 
  • Ability to organize tasks 
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks 
  • Ability to exercise good judgment 
  • Must possess leadership skills 
  • Must appropriately handle confidential information

What We Offer:

Aldar Education is a family of world-class, child-centered, and innovative schools based in the UAE. We educate over 33,000 students across our group of owned and managed schools and as we grow so does our need for highly skilled, inspirational, and dedicated school leaders. We offer an attractive remuneration package including non-monetary benefits. Our future-focused learning model includes both students and staff so we place a special emphasis on professional development, coaching, and training.

Successful candidates will have access to a wide network of professionals and opportunities to lead and contribute to training others and developing themselves.

Aldar Education is currently seeking an inspirational school leader for the position of Vice Principal - Elementary within the UAE, commencing immediately.

Aldar Education is the leading education group in Abu Dhabi, We provide inclusive and innovative learning that inspires and empowers communities, Aldar Education aims to be your employer of choice. We educate over 33,000 students across our group of owned and managed schools in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, and the Northern Emirates. As we grow so does our need for highly skilled, inspirational, and dedicated school leaders and employees across the group.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the highly successful Aldar family of schools and to help shape the future of Abu Dhabi’s leading school group. 

Strategic Direction:

  • To lead on behavior, attendance, and punctuality and ensure appropriate, updated, policies are in place 
  • To lead on key stage transitions and the development of student leadership and student voice 
  • To lead safeguarding and fulfill the role of Child Protection Officer. 
  • To have a strong knowledge of child protection procedures and an understanding of the need for compliance with these procedures.
  • To work alongside the school Head of Inclusion and Inclusion team and the School Counsellor. 
  • To work alongside the Aldar Education Inclusion team and actively participate in relevant Aldar Education network groups. 
  • To oversee CA provision within the school and to facilitate a relevant program of CA training 
  • To develop and embed the implementation of the Behaviour policy across the school
  • To liaise with all stakeholders and relevant external bodies to ensure the welfare of students is maintained to the highest standard. 

Support for Learning:

  • To model outstanding teaching and learning.
  • To continue to develop the school's approach to personalized learning.
  • To unlock the talent and energy of all teaching staff.
  • To organize staff meetings in conjunction with the leadership team.
  • To lead professional development sessions based on the policies relating to the quality of teaching and learning.
  • To secure pupil engagement strategies are consistently applied across the school.
  • To support Heads of Department in monitoring the quality of Teaching and Learning.
  • To initiate support plans for staff who have been identified as requiring rapid improvement.
  • To support the creation of an attractive environment that stimulates learning.

 Leadership and Management:

  • To be a member of the Senior Leadership Team and other staff teams as appropriate.
  • To contribute to the development of policy and planning for the school and to monitor the implementation of relevant policies.
  • To develop and present an accurate and coherent account of the school's teaching and learning performance to a range of audiences including governors and parents.
  • To appropriately manage any relevant budgets allocated to the Vice Principal.
  • To assist the Principal in shaping the direction of the school and setting high expectations at all times.
  • To be included in duty rotas.
  • To promote teamwork and motivate staff to ensure effective working relations.
  • To liaise with senior colleagues at Aldar Education to support the school's strategic development.

This job description is not all-inclusive. Aldar Education reserves the right to amend this job description at any time. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment. We are also mindful of our national development strategy and encourage UAE Nationals in their application at our company.

Aldar Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Offers of appointment are subject to satisfactory references and police clearance.

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

Overview

Aldar Education is the leading education group in Abu Dhabi, we provide inclusive and innovative learning that inspires and empowers communities, and Aldar Education aims to be your employer of choice. We educate over 24,000 students across our group of owned and managed schools in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain and as we grow so does our need for highly skilled, inspirational, and dedicated school leaders and employees across the group.

Working collaboratively, our purpose is to empower the next generation to shape our future, directly supporting the educational goals of Abu Dhabi’s government. Today, Aldar Education’s efforts are guided by the Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030 plan, which aims to build a sustainable knowledge-based economy through premium education. 

We are a “Great Place To Work” and currently employ over 1,400 teachers to deliver the English National Curriculum, the highly regarded American Massachusetts State Curriculum, and the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme all with an international dimension.

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

Abu Dhabi is the capital city of UAE and is the second most populous city. Experienced educators or administrators seeking positions in the UAE can find great opportunities in Abu Dhabi.

Arabic
921.000
UAE Dirham
Islam
Hot desert climate
972.45 km²
This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job
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