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Academic Director / PAID POSITION

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Mayatan Bilingual School
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Copán Ruinas, Departamento de Copán, Honduras

Mayatan Bilingual School


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Published 16 days ago

August 16, 2021
July 30, 2021

Mayatan Bilingual School in Copan Ruinas, Honduras is looking for an Academic Director to start in August 2021 and continue until at least June 2023. The Academic Director will provide leadership and administration. Will motivate instructional and support personnel to strive for superior performance to provide the best possible opportunities for student growth and development, both educationally and personally.

If you cannot commit at least 2 years to this position, please do not apply.

The Academic Director will be provided with housing, transportation to and from the school, residency/permission renewal, health insurance and a monthly stipend.

All candidates are encouraged to submit a resume and letter of interest as early as possible as interviews will begin a few weeks before the deadline.


QUALIFICATIONS

We are seeking a certified (or soon to be certified) administrator with at least 5 years of teaching experience who is a native English speaker. International travel and work experience is a plus. Spanish language is an advantage as you will need to communicate with parents and younger students regularly. If not certified, candidates must show or demonstrate a history of leadership qualities and experiences (training for education, business, social work ,etc.)


Majors Areas of Accountability:

  • Lead by facilitating the development, articulation, implementation, and stewardship of a vision of learning that is shared by the school community.
  • Manage by advocating, nurturing and sustaining a school culture and instructional program conducive to pupil learning and staff professional growth.
  • Provide leadership/management to foreign PK-12th grade staff
  • Communicate with staff, students, and/or parents/guardians on a daily basis to exchange information, provide support, problem solve, and address questions and concerns arising in school community.
  • Meet regularly with staff to formulate plans for improving education delivery. Keep staff updated through memos and/or newsletters.
  • Serve as a mediator for staff, students and staff, and parents and staff in a manner which is respectful of individuals and their right to reasonably disagree.
  • Orient staff and communicate to them the school's philosophy, policies, and procedures in order to foster a successful integration into the school system.
  • Establish guidelines for the staff to follow during the performance of their duties.
  • Provide leadership/management to the student body at the school.
  • Coordinate curriculum development with teachers and other administrators.

Mayatan Bilingual School in Copan Ruinas, Honduras is looking for an Academic Director to start in August 2021 and continue until at least June 2023. The Academic Director will provide leadership and administration. Will motivate…

Details at a glance

  • Full Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Managerial

Benefits

-Housing

-Medical Insurance in Honduras and Central America

-Transportation from your house to the school

-Stipend

-Migratory Status

-Housing

-Medical Insurance in Honduras and Central America

-Transportation from your house to the school

-Stipend

-Migratory Status

Level of Language Proficiency

Spanish is not a requirement but is a plus.

Spanish is not a requirement but is a plus.

Location

On-site
Avenida Sesesmil, Copán Ruinas, Departamento de Copán, HN

How to Apply

Please send your resume and letter of interest by email.

Please send your resume and letter of interest by email.

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