Cairo English School, established in 2006, is a vibrant and dynamic school where learning and student achievement are reinforcing the school's reputation for excellence in education in Cairo, Egypt. At CES, 1250 students enjoy an English education that includes the English National Curriculum, International Primary Curriculum (IPC), IGCSE and IB Diploma programmes.
The primary school at CES hasfrom Year 2 to Years 6 has 600+ students. The role and responsibilities of the Head of Primary School will include instructional supervision and leadership, ensuring accreditation standards are met, teacher and support staff appraisals are completed in accordance within defined parameters, professional learning opportunities are available to build capacity and competence within the school, ensuring teachers work in teams with a common purpose, ensuring academic achievement is achieved and is thoroughly documented and reported, with intervention strategies put in place as required to support and enrich student learning. The Head of Primary School is expected to work collegially with the Headmaster, Educational Services Overseas Limited (ESOL) Board members, other Heads of School and primary school Assistant Heads for Primary and Early Years to ensure the school's Guiding Statements and outstanding educational programmes are implemented comprehensively and creatively. The Head of Primary School is expected to lead by example and by design, making sure all staff are held accountable for what is expected of them and celebrated for their successes.
Preference will be given to candidates with a proven record of being dynamic, thoughtful and reflective leaders familiar with the English National Curriculum and International Primary Curriculum, who have a strong background in curriculum design, contemporary pedagogy, working with English language learners, and specialization in reading and /or literacy development.
Please send your curriculum vitae, photograph, at least three reference contacts, a statement of your educational philosophy and two open references to the Headmaster, email@example.com
Long-listed candidates will be interviewed in London as of January 20th 2013 and short-listed candidates will be brought to Cairo for additional interviews in the first week of February.
Applicants should endeavor to submit their applications at their earliest convenience as the school reserves the right to appoint prior to these scheduled interviews, if they find the right candidate.
Please visit CES website www.cesegypt.com for more information about the school
CAIRO ENGLISH SCHOOL