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We are looking for an exceptional  Assistant Headteacher for our Secondary School to lead our team of Progress Leaders, offer leadership of learning, manage the day-to-day pastoral operations, make significant contributions to our ongoing development, and work effectively as a member of the Leadership Team.

Park House English School has been providing outstanding standards of education to families in Doha for over 27 years. We are one of the oldest and most respected schools in Qatar with extensive waiting lists. Our thriving student population is aged between 3 and 18 years old and is made up of over 70 different nationalities; we are a truly international school. In primary, we follow the national curriculum for England, together with the International Early Years Curriculum (IEYC) and International Primary Curriculum (IPC). In secondary the curriculum progresses to IGCSE and A Level qualifications. Our pupils are taught by our strong team of committed and experienced teachers, who receive competitive salaries and benefits including excellent standards of accommodation. We are very proud of our pupils who achieve amongst the highest results in the country in the GCSE and A-Level examinations. Our pupils also excel in sport and have a rapidly developing performing arts provision. Located in a purpose-built campus in Doha, our school is benefitting from being a part of the U.K.-based International Schools Partnership Group.

Our current Assistant Headteacher will leave after 8 very successful years to return to the U.K., having made significant progress in this role. The school has gone through transformational change during that time and the foundations are strong enough to ensure the learning children experience can go from strength to strength. The person needs to be an existing senior leader or an experienced middle leader who is ready to take on the next challenge. The school is at an exciting time in our development and we need a person who will be relentless in their pursuit of excellence as our students deserve the very best levels of learning and support. With the backing of ISP, we have made significant investments in infrastructure and technology and we are now looking for a candidate who will take the school to the next level.

Our Assistant Headteacher will:

  • support and implement the School’s Vision & Mission and School Improvement Plan with clarity and commitment;
  • be able to drive excellence in teaching and learning throughout KS3, IGCSE, and A-Level. You will place great value on students and staff and will be focussed on the development of your team.  You will know what outstanding teaching, learning, and progress look like and will be tenacious in your pursuit of this. You will be skilled in leading and managing high-performing teams in education, ensuring appropriate levels of accountability. Providing high-quality learning experiences for all students will be at the top of your agenda and you will have a thirst for keeping up to date with current U.K. research-based pedagogical thinking;
  • provide strategic direction for monitoring and improving student progress within the Secondary School and manage the pastoral issues;
  • lead the implementation and further development of whole school systems and approaches to individual student monitoring and tracking, including the development of data systems;
  • Line manage subject departments across the secondary school, ensuring there is outstanding development of the curriculum and outstanding teaching and learning;
  • create a culture where collaborative, progressive learning is highly valued amongst staff and students;
  • be engaging, possess excellent communication skills, and have strong emotional intelligence.

Information on Park House English School can be found on our website www.parkhouseschool.com or our social media pages.

This is a full-time position with a start date in August 2022. Salary and benefits will be competitive.

Please submit your application by clicking  Apply Now, making sure you complete the application form in full, including 3 professional referees (one of which must be your current employer). You must also attach your CV. In addition, we ask you to review the attached recruitment brochure and our website and write a letter of application giving details of why you feel you are suited to the role.

Park House English School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers and an enhanced criminal record check.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 27th January 2022.

Interviews will be conducted virtually or in the U.K., subject to restrictions and ease of travel.

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