Head of Secondary School

Job Description

Title: Head of Secondary School

Company Name: DPS STS School Dhaka

Vacancy: 01

Job Location: Dhaka

Employment Status: Full-time

Educational Requirements:
∎ Masters degree in any discipline
∎ Relevant postgraduate qualifications. B.Ed or an M.Ed and/or any higher qualification will be an added advantage.

Experience Requirements:
∎ 8 to 10 year(s)

Job Context:
∎ DPS STS School is Bangladesh`s leading and only full-Cambridge curriculum school, with above 2,000 students studying in two campuses in Dhaka. DPS STS School students regularly receiving international and national recognition and scholarships, including Cambridge world-topper and country-topper awards, and go ahead to join some of the world`s leading institutions, including Ivy League universities. Cornell University, King`s College, University of California at Berkeley, Purdue, Trinity College are some of the many that have extended admission offers to the Class of 2020. DPS STS School`s faculty is considered amongst the best in the continent. The School is also a Cambridge Professional Development Qualification institution.
∎ DPS STS School is currently seeking an experienced leader and inspirational Head of Secondary School. The Head of Secondary will have overall charge of academics, curriculum, co-curricular activities and educational Administration of Senior school (Grade 5 to Grade 12).

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Area 1: Vision, mission, strategy and policy
∎ Collaborate with teachers, parents and students to ensure the school provides best education for each student and assist them in their academic and professional goals.
∎ Area 2: Learning, inclusions and admissions
∎ Assist the Principal in allocating workload and the timetable of the School prepared by assigning the classes/subjects to the teachers seeing their qualifications, competence, experience & suitability.
∎ Ensure that the Academic (Cambridge) Curriculum is planned, designed and implemented effectively.
∎ Observe teaching methods and examine learning outcomes and ensure teachers are utilizing updated teaching materials, diverse teaching techniques and advance technology provided by the school.
∎ Monitor and ensure that the quality of teaching and correction work is being maintained.
∎ Liaise with the accounts department, school transport office and maintenance dept of the school
∎ Keep the Principal informed of all academic/discipline related matters of the school
∎ Area 4: Staff and training
∎ Participate in Learning and Training and other employment activities for teachers and staff members to create a dynamic team.
∎ Assess and evaluate Department Heads and teachers and other staff and identify areas of improvement.
∎ Coordinate with the HR department to hire, train and evaluate new teachers under the supervision of the Principal
∎ Area 5: Campus, security and safety
∎ Oversee and monitor the School security system in liaison with the Business Manager and Head of Security
∎ Be responsible for campus evacuation and lock down procedures and practices
∎ Area 6: School community and partnerships
∎ Maintain regular communication with existing parents and meet them as and when required and during all school events such as Report Card Days, PTMs, Cultural shows and other major Programmes.
∎ Ensure the Academic, Co-Curricular and other Events or Programmes are planned and executed smoothly as per the Academic Calendar of the School
∎ Area 7: Marketing, finance and resources
∎ Oversee Senior School Budgeting under the supervision of the Principal and in Liaison with the Business Manager.

Additional Requirements:
∎ At least 8 to 9 years experience as a Senior teacher. Educational Administration experience of 3 to 5 years like Head of Department, senior coordinator, Head of curriculum development will be preferred.

Salary: Negotiable

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ Mobile bill, Gratuity
∎ Festival Bonus: 1
∎ As per the School policy.

Application Deadline: 22 Oct 2020

Company Information:
∎ 22 Sep 2020
∎ DPS STS School Dhaka
∎ Address : Plot # 4, Road # 13, Sector # 6, Uttara Model Town, Dhaka-1230
∎ Web : www.dpsstsdhaka.org

Category: Education/Training