Whole School Vice Principal (Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 5) at GEMS World Academy, Abu Dhabi in United Arab Emirates
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Whole School Vice Principal (Pre-Kindergarten to Grade 5)
GEMS World Academy, Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)

Jan 4, 21
Feb 28, 21


The Position: Whole School Vice Principal (Pre-kindergarten to Grade 5)

We are looking to appoint an experienced Vice Principal from August 2021. The successful candidate will play a major role in the Senior Leadership Team supporting the Principal in leading the whole school, strategically, operationally and financially. The Vice Principal will provide visionary leadership and will demonstrate exemplary management skills in the assistance of recruitment and development of faculty, the implementation of a superior curriculum and the provision of effective communication with all the school’s stakeholders, as well as ensuring the social wellbeing and academic growth of all children. The Vice Principal will also assume the role of PYP Coordinator.


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The School:GEMS World Academy Abu Dhabi 

The Location:Abu Dhabi (United Arab Emirates)

Application Deadline:February 28, 2021

Application Process:Please email the following documents in a single pdf file directly to c.erpen_waa@gemsedu.com:

  • Cover letter, taking care to outline why you believe you have the experience, skills and attributes to join the school
  • Current CV
  • Philosophy of education
  • Experience and/or interest in leading a PYP school


Candidates are encouraged to apply at the earliest possible time and no later than February 28, 2021. The review of files will begin as soon as applications are received. Please note that in the event of an outstanding applicant identified early in the search process, the school reserves the right to make an appointment and conclude the search prior to the stated deadline.


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Director of School Relations David Cope's career has taken him to Europe, Africa, North and Central America, the Middle East, Asia and Australia.