head of performing art/artistic director - oman

14 January 2019
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Head of Performing Arts / Artistic Director - Oman - August 2019

Curriculum: National Curriculum of England and Wales

Salary: Competitive

Accommodation: Single

Experience: 4 years

Contract: 2 years

School vision/ethos: One of the longest standing, reputable schools in Muscat, is seeking a Head of Performing Arts / Artistic Director to join the team for an August 2019 start. This role is to raise the profile of Drama and Music within the school, and an opportunity to put the school at the heart of expressive arts in the region.

The school is co-educational day school delivering the English national curriculum alongside Arabic, Islamic Studies and Social Studies from the Omani curriculum, to students of all nationalities in the KG to Grade 12 age range. This school is a pioneering, multi-national operation; being the first school in Oman to deliver the IGCSE/A Level Curriculum.

Location: Oman is a most welcoming, politically stable and friendly country. It has beautiful scenery, wonderful beaches, a very rich culture, and a sunny climate that enables a wide range of outdoor activities to be pursued throughout the year.

Requirements: BA degree and Teacher certification is required. Knowledge of the UK curriculum would be advantageous and strong organisational and outstanding communications skills are key attributes along with strong team work ability. The right applicant will have an excellent track record as a Drama teacher who has taught to GCSE level or equivalent. A level or post 16 experience would be desirable. Ideally, this passionate and ambitious teacher will develop the Drama curriculum across the school and will utilise the fully functioning theatre as a viable internal and external performance venue.

Package: Apart from the professional benefits of working in an outstanding school, the remuneration package includes:

* Generous tax free salary
* End of service gratuity
* Accommodation provided
* Annual return flights
* International medical insurance
* Continuing professional development
* This role includes an extra stipend to be agreed for external related activities


knowledge of curriculum