Job description / Role
Our partner school in Saudi Arabia - Jeddah is currently seeking a Head of Early Years/Head of Nursery to start in August 2022. Our partner school is an International curriculum school that started with kindergarten (KG 1-3) and primary sections (Grades 1-6) in the academic year 2013-2014 and with consistent efforts and successive developments, a middle school section (Grades 7-9) was opened in the academic year 2014-2015 and they have continued to expand and grow, up to Grade 12. They are committed to providing "Quality Education”, striving for excellence, and providing innovative and competitive academics as well as a safe and clean environment for students.
This is an exciting opportunity to suit an innovative professional with exceptional leadership skills, excellent knowledge of the EYFS curriculum, and a delight in being part of the founding team of this exciting School. Your understanding of pupils’ strengths and needs is essential, as is the creation of a positive learning environment in the school as a whole. In addition, your role is to develop and foster the appropriate skills, leadership capabilities, and social abilities to enable the school's optimum development according to the school's goals, objectives, mission, and Vision.
• Model our values and learning habits in all language and interactions
• Commitment to staff and pupil wellbeing, parent education, and supporting the development of a strong culture of community
• Respect and maintain all aspects of professional confidentiality
• Undertake such duties as may reasonably be requested showing the flexibility of the approach
Qualifications and Experience
• Minimum Bachelor Degree in Education or Equivalent Degree
• Teaching License from home country or other recognized certifications
• American/UK/IB Curriculum Experience
• Strong knowledge of curriculum area, understanding of teaching pedagogy and methods
• Knowledge of the EYFS curriculum
• Experience Working in the UK
• Available to start in August 2022
About the Company
CODA Talent is a global search consultancy built on the fundamental belief that “people are our greatest asset.” With over a couple of decades of experience, CODA has a solid understanding of how-to do-good business. Our network is global and consists of Directors, CEO’s, VP’s, Senior Managers and Business Leaders. We pride ourselves on securing top talent for business-critical positions often in difficult to fill territories on a permanent, freelance or fixed term contract basis.
CODA's innovative talent solutions utilize the key elements of Contingency and Executive search tailored to the specific requirements of our clients. We support the ‘Nationalization Drive’ which is a key component of the ‘social inclusion’ agenda of many countries today. Our clients see the need to work with a focused and truly dedicated partner to identify the best talent. Across the globe we support public and private sector organisations with experienced national hires from within our network who we have worked with over the years.
CODA also supports Women in Leadership: With extensive experience of connecting people we have had the privilege to meet and network with some of the most talented women across the globe. From Leadership to Entrepreneurship to Technology, CODA Talent plays an active role in the identification of key women who are making a remarkable impact in the industry. We support women to achieve their full potential and we encourage our partners to be a part of this initiative.