Ras Al Khaimah Academy - UAE
This is an excellent opportunity for a Music/Art Coordinator starting in August 2018.
RAK Academy was founded in 1975. Since then the school has dramatically grown in size and has developed an internationally-focused, co-educational, multi-cultural environment for the students, as well as providing an academically challenging education. RAK Academy are committed to our mission of life-long learning and global citizenship.
The school operates as a fully registered private school and is divided in to 2 parts; the Primary school which follows the PYP programme and the Secondary which follows a modified version of the National Curriculum up until year 11. Students then have the option of taking the IB and AS levels for a further 2 years. RAK Academy currently have over 1300 pupils at the school; many of these are local to Ras Al Khaimah (approximately 60% UAE) the remaining students have come from over 60 countries, including countries as far away as Japan, Mexico, Canada and New Zealand. This has played a vital part in promoting and understanding the international mindedness of the school.
Like their students, many teaching staff have come from all corners of the world including: America, Canada, UK, South Africa and Australia to name just a few. All teachers are required to have the necessary teaching qualification and experience in their teaching specialism.
This position will be at primary school level. Although the role is primary Music-focused, the position will also involve supporting the curriculum at Early Years level and will have some involvement with upper primary Art. The successful application will also be expected to lead the school choir, numbering approximately 70 pupils.
Salary and Benefits
Apply today to arrange an interview with the Principal.