Head of Boys School (Middle/High) - August 2022

UAE - Abu Dhabi
School - Middle East
IB - MYP, IB- Diploma, IB- PYP, USA, USA - Advanced Placement
Secondary/ Middle(12-15), Secondary/High(16-18)
Start Date:
01 August 2022
Curriculum Experience Required:
Strongly prefer it

This KG to Grade 12 Private US Curriculum English medium international school is looking for a male with VP experience to be their new Head of Boys School:


• Masters degree from an internationally accredited college or university
• Minimum 3 years teaching experience
• Clean police clearance/ criminal record check
• At least two years post qualifying experience due to Ministry regulations
• You must be able and willing to work in a cultural 100% ESL learning environment
• American Curriculum experience (common core preferred) is also valued

Minimum of three years of successful experience as an assistant principal, assistant headmaster, or assistant head of school; experience as a principal, headmaster, or head of school is preferred;
Appropriate management experience may be substituted

Combining the US core standards curriculum with a delivery through the philosophy of IB without the scope and sequence, the school blends the best of both worlds of a traditional American approach of text books and regular testing and a more student centred perspective. The ultimate goal is to eventually attain IB world school status retaining the American element so students can graduate with a US diploma and if they meet with the criteria and IB diploma too. Advanced Placement course are also available.

The School Offers:

• Monthly tax free salary of AED20-24000.
• Allowances for utility bills and excess baggage
• International medical insurance is provided
• Annual airfares
• End of service gratuity
• Local bus transportation
• Two free places for dependent children
• Furnished Accommodation is provided as part of the employment package

If you believe that this opportunity matches the ideals of your leadership aspirations then please do not hesitate to contact leadership@edvectus.com with your CV and Covering letter
Number Of Students:
Student Make Up:
95% Emirati / 99% Muslim / 100% ESL
Regional Info:
Abu Dhabi is a great place to live and work; if offers the perfect blend of a traditional Arabian lifestyle with a vibrant expatriate existence. There is something for everyone here whether it be shopping, dining out, exploring the culture or having fun in the desert. Abu Dhabi has large shopping malls, a plethora of international hotels, a dazzling range of eateries and many quite a few bars and clubs. It is the home of the carrier Etihad which can whisk you off to plentiful exotic Asian and African destinations during the longer school holidays. Dubai is just down the road for a day or weekend of more beaches and shopping, but different and wonderful historical places like Muscat are just a short flight away.
Tax Rate:
Tax Free
Flights -yearly, Gratuity or end of service bonus, Housing - provided, Medical or Health insurance, Professional development allowance, Transport to/from school, Tuition - free for dependants, Tuition discount for dependants, Utilities paid
Suited To:
Activity - swimming beaches, Activity-typical land sporting types, Activity-typical water sporting types, Climate - warmer, Dependent children - Not very suitable, Holiday destination - yes typical, Infrastructure - Moderately developed, Suburban, Unmarried partners - not suitable, Urban, Westernised - moderately
Minimum Years Experience:
Curriculum Experience Required:
Strongly prefer it
Will Accept Newly Qualified Teachers:
Visa Restriction:
Younger than 60

https://wetransfer.com/downloads/57a43b1abcc4d68b0a257dc533d6629620181121050243/40f645bd03bf19b075039ef22cba0fa120181121050244/89166e What I like most is the diversity of the country. Customer Service is fabulous. I have enjoyed learning a little Arabic from my students and Arabic staff. The kids loved teaching the teacher. My students showed me on a daily basis their appreciation (picture, card, note, verbally). -LT

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