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Assistant Director, International Middle/High School

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San Juan del Sur Day School | San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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San Juan del Sur Day School


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Published 16 days ago

April 20, 2020
February 28, 2020
salary commensurate with experience

San Juan del Sur Day School is hiring an Assistant Director to supervise and facilitate the daily operations of a growing international middle/high school.  The primary goals of the position are to develop an engaging high school curriculum, create a strategic college and vocational preparatory program, and provide support to students and families as they navigate the transition from primary school to high school as well as onward to universities and the work force as international students.

This is an opportunity to be a part of grassroots project, growing and developing an international high school tailored to the individual needs of a small cohort of adolescents.

Full-time position, beginning spring 2020 (some flexibility to work remotely until August); Monday – Friday, 7:30 am – 4:00 p.m. 

Candidate should have:

-College counseling experience and knowledge of higher education requirements

-Experience assisting students interested in pursuing vocational opportunities post secondary school

-Demonstrated experience supervising teachers and staff

-Demonstrated experience in curriculum development and ability to meet curriculum standards for students pursuing national and international higher learning

-Interest in creating volunteer/internship opportunities for students in grades 9-12

-Demonstrated financial competence and experience budgeting and allocating financial resources

-Classroom teaching experience, behavior management skills and willingness to lead a minimum of one course per term

-Understanding of differentiated learning and practical application

-Hiring experience

-Willingness to lead professional growth and development training for teachers

-Willingness to travel to college fairs

-Ability to communicate effectively with parents, students and teachers

-Experience applying for international school accreditation

-Fundraising experience

-Spanish language skills

San Juan del Sur Day School is hiring an Assistant Director to supervise and facilitate the daily operations of a growing international middle/high school.  The primary goals of the position are to develop an engaging high school…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Benefits

Lunch provided during school days

Transportation to school in mornings

2 months summer vacation, as well as 5 weeks of vacation during school year, plus holidays

Lunch provided during school days

Transportation to school in mornings

2 months summer vacation, as well as 5 weeks of vacation during school year, plus holidays

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluent in English

Knowledge of Spanish language

Fluent in English

Knowledge of Spanish language

How to Apply

Please provide resume, cover letter, and 3 letters of reference

Please provide resume, cover letter, and 3 letters of reference

Location

San Juan del Sur, NI

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