We are currently recruiting for an experienced Assistant Principal MHS to join ACS International School Doha.
The Middle and High School Assistant Principal is responsible for delivering the pastoral care programme and ensuring that the pastoral needs and requirements of the students in the division are met.
The Assistant Principal works closely with the Principal, Counselors and Grade Level Team Leaders to ensure that support and expectations for student welfare and conduct are met.
The Assistant Principal and Grade Level Team Leaders are supported by a team of Homeroom Tutors who monitor the day-to-day progress of their students as well as supporting and encouraging the active engagement of parents and careers in their child's educational progress.
Overall purpose of the role : Lead on attendance to ensure all learners have excellent attendance and punctuality. Interviewing students following any referrals related to schoolwork, behaviour, bullying, student concerns, or other issues and use knowledge and experience to recommend appropriate actions to the Principal.
Empower staff to effectively support and implement the behaviour for learning policy consistently. Ensuring good and timely communication with parents and members of School staff and to arrange meetings with parents where appropriate.
Supervising student social areas at break times and lunchtimes and being available to students at these times. Covering the absence of Homeroom Teachers where appropriate.
Support the organisation of and attend Parents' Evenings. Develop and implement a Homeroom Advisory Programme that engages all learners To contribute to the Middle / High School Assembly Programme.
To oversee the relevant celebrations of effort and achievement To support, in collaboration with the Middle / High School Principal and IT Coordinator, the Middle / High School reporting process.
Supervise teachers and other direct reports, as defined by the Secondary School Principal, in their annual professional growth, development and appraisal -
professional goal setting, classroom walkthroughs, coaching and mentoring, providing support and guidance for improvements when needed.
Other responsibilities assigned by the Middle / High School Principal, including deputizing for him / her during periods of absence.
Knowledge, skills & experience required : Current Middle High School teacher at ACS Doha Minimum 6 years teaching experience Experience of pastoral care in a middle leadership position at ACS Doha Deep interest in student welfare and support Relevant leadership experience and training Excellent communication and interpersonal skills This position is based at ACS Doha International School starting in August 2019.
ACS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and as an employee of ACS you are expected to share this commitment.
The protection of our students' welfare is the responsibility of all staff within ACS International Schools and individuals are expected to conduct themselves in a way that reflects the principles of our organization.