General director


Más de ¢ 3,5 millones CRC

Toda Costa Rica

Publicado 5 Oct 2018


1 Vacante

Administración Educativa / Otras

Sector de la vacante:

Descripción general

The School is authorized as a World School offering the International Baccalaureate Diploma (IB), and is a candidate for implementation of the full IB continuum. The school currently offers the International Baccalaureate Diploma, the United States High School Diploma, and the Costa Rican national baccalaureate diploma. The school’s excellent relationships among students, parents, and staff promote respect, cooperation and values, and motivate students to develop to their full potential. Offers programs starting with PlayKids (18 months) through 12th Grade. It is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), and authorized by the IB Organization and the Costa Rican Ministry of Education to award diplomas. Graduates have gained admission in the top colleges and universities of Costa Rica, the United States, and elsewhere.

The General Director has overall leadership and management responsibilities for School, including teaching, curriculum, student life, parent relations, financial and general administration. The position reports to the Board of Directors
General : Continuous communication of the mission, vision, objectives and values of School to the School community to inspire students, teachers and parents to be active promoters and participants in a community that evidences these qualities.
Plan: integrate, and direct the school’s efforts in the academic, student support, student life and administrative areas, according to the guidelines set by the Board of Directors to achieve the school mission, vision, philosophy and educational programs.
Teaching and Curriculum: Provide leadership in the development of the school curriculum, specifically as the school initiates implementation of the full IB continuum. Model excellence in teaching, which may include teaching a class or participating in other curricular activities.
Provide leadership to the community.

Requisitos para aplicar

REQUIREMENTS: Minimum of Master’s degree in Education Administration or related area of experience and skill , 10 years experience in education, with teaching or counseling experience and at least 5 years in an education management position, preferably in a school with bilingual and multicultural programs. A proven record of success and a history of positions with increasing responsibility .Native or near-native fluency in oral and written English and Spanish . Excellent oral and written communication and public relations skills . Leadership qualities that demonstrate ability in setting and meeting objectives, ability to lead in both collaborative and contentious environments, ability to inspire, ability to listen. Knowledge of Costa Rican, United States, and other educational systems.. Knowledge of current educational trends in Costa Rica and elsewhere.. Knowledge of International Baccalaureate programs preferred. Ability to manage both administrative staff and teachers.. Strong ability to forecast and project financial needs of school system as well as manage day to day budgets to make the school operationally efficient and effective.. Ability to manage complex projects

COMPETENCIES: Leadership: Direct, charismatic, inspiring, respected by professionals, students, parents and staff. Strong organizational and strategic planning skills.. Ability to relate to generational groups. Strong focus on people . Technology oriented
REPORTS TO: Board of Directors
POSITIONS SUPERVISED: Primary School Principal, Middle School Principal, High School Principal, Director of Administration and Technology, Human Resources Coordinator. Admissions and Communication Coordinator, Health Services Coordinator, IB Curriculum Coordinator, Athletic Coordinator Joint supervision of: Library and Research Center Coordinator.

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