School Director – United Arab Emirates

Salary: Salary & Housing allowance ( combined) 300,000AED ( $ 82,000 US Dollars) Location: United Arab Emirates Experience: As outlined above Job no: AK3421 Job Status: Full Time

Red Chair Recruitment are presently recruiting a School Director for our clients in the UAE. Our clients manage a group of schools in the UAE and altogether 8,600 students attend from K- G12.

Our Clients ethos of providing a nurturing, cultivating and fostering environment where creative and critical thinking skills are encouraged in a faith based environment which mirrors the traditions of the United Arab Emirates.

We require Education Managers who value professional development opportunities, who wish to work in a faith based environment that promotes the traditions and culture of the United Arab Emirates.

I am eager to speak with people who can interview in person in the USA on the following dates:

  • Chicago 24th /25th /26th January
  • Columbus 27th /28th / 29th January

Job Summary

The successful candidate will be required to:

  • Research and evaluate the curricula, teaching procedures and educational materials
  • Mentor new teachers
  • Present teaching workshops / seminars
  • Observe teachers in the classroom.
  • Provide constructive feedback based on teacher evaluations.
  • Research and select textbooks
  • Develop educational materials
  • Order the purchase of educational supplies
  • Work closely with Curriculum Coordinator/Heads of Department and School Principal

Qualifications & Visa requirements

  • American candidates only as the school delivers the American Curriculum
  • A University degree coupled with Teaching qualifications is essential
  • Education and Research certification,
  • NPQH and any other relevant management certification is essential.
  • 10 years of relevant professional experience / 5 of which should be at managerial level
  • Expert knowledge relating to quality education
  • Strong professional knowledge in US curriculum development,
  • Strong professional knowledge in global education policy, child-centered methodology
  • Strong professional knowledge of  curriculum design and implementation
  • Strong professional knowledge in school-improvement programs, teacher training
  • A Champion of progressive childhood education

Package on offer:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Flights
  • Family Visa support
  • Salary & Housing allowance ( combined) 300,000AED ( $ 82,000 US Dollars)

If this position is of interest to you, please email me directly at for further information.

Adrien King

Director of International Operations


Phone: +353 (0) 64 66 22 007

Mobile: +353 (0) 86 46 81 212

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