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Leadership Role - UAE

Ref: 484 Date Posted: Wednesday 03 Jul 2024

Our prestigious American IB School in the UAE is seeking dynamic, experienced leaders to join our educational community. We are looking for a Principal, Vice Principal, and Section Principal with a minimum of 5 years of leadership experience in similar roles and a proven track record in the UAE. These leaders will play a pivotal role in shaping the academic and operational excellence of our institution, ensuring a world-class education for our students.

Key Responsibilities:


  • Provide visionary leadership and strategic direction for the school.
  • Oversee all academic and administrative functions, ensuring compliance with IB standards and American curriculum requirements.
  • Foster a positive school culture that promotes student achievement and staff professional growth.
  • Collaborate with parents, community members, and external stakeholders to enhance the school’s reputation and effectiveness.
  • Ensure the implementation of best practices in teaching, learning, and assessment.

Vice Principal:

  • Support the Principal in the daily operations and management of the school.
  • Lead and manage academic programs, including curriculum development, teacher evaluations, and student assessments.
  • Address and resolve student behavioral issues and support a positive learning environment.
  • Oversee staff development and training programs to ensure high teaching standards.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of school policies and procedures.

Section Principal:

  • Manage and oversee a specific section of the school (e.g., Elementary, Middle, or High School).
  • Ensure the delivery of a rigorous and relevant curriculum that meets IB and American standards.
  • Supervise and support teachers in their instructional practices and professional development.
  • Monitor student progress and implement strategies to support student success.
  • Foster a safe, inclusive, and engaging learning environment for all students.


  • Master’s degree in Education, Educational Leadership, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of leadership experience in a similar role (Principal, Vice Principal, Section Principal) within an IB or American curriculum school.
  • Proven track record of improving student outcomes and leading school improvement initiatives.
  • Strong understanding of IB philosophy and American educational standards.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to build and maintain positive relationships with students, staff, parents, and the community.
  • Experience in a multicultural environment is preferred.

Working Conditions:

  • Full-time position based in the UAE.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package, including health insurance, housing allowance, and annual leave.
  • Professional development opportunities and support for continuous learning and growth.


Due to the high volume of applications we receive, only candidates who meet the qualifications will be contacted.

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