head of teaching and learning (grades k - 5) egypt in cairo

cairo, al qahirah
job category
international teaching
job type
£ 24,000 per year
reference number
the middle east team, teachanywhere
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job description

Head of Teaching & Learning (K - 5),Cairo, Egypt - August 2020

Curriculum: US Common Core
Salary: Tax Free including leadership stipend
Experience: 3 years
Sponsorship: Single or Married Teaching Couples
Contract: Two Year Renewable

School Ethos:

To prepare students for life, and provide academic and social help, guidance, counselling and special educational support, and in particular programmes that develop character and confidence.

This private school, established in 1982 follows two streams of curriculum - both US common core and UK curriculum. The schools are adjoined and share some superb facilities including a recently renovated campus provides modern Science and ICT labs, Art studios, a Dance and Drama Theatre, as well as spacious outdoor PE facilities.

Academic achievement is strong and many students go onto Universities in both Egypt and Overseas.

The school's superb 14 acre campus is located in New Giza and opened in 2017. This is a new and wealthy suburb of Cairo.


The Head of T&L is responsible for the provision and continued improvement of effective teaching and learning in Kindergarten-Grade 5. S/He leads, manages, and supports curricular, instructional and assessment aspects of the K-G5 provision under the direction and support of the school Principal. The post holder leads and supports curriculum development, implementation and evaluation, and the professional learning and development of all teaching staff. S/He serves as a member of the Senior School Leadership Team and the PK-12 Academic Leadership Team. The job holder works closely with school leaders to set direction and focus for development, implementation and evaluation of academic programs, instruction and assessment in alignment with the school vision, mission and goals. The post holder has initiative, can work both collaboratively and independently, is a change leader and facilitates positive working relationships with staff, students and parents.

*A full job description is available upon request.


Comprehensive package including a tax free salary, housing allowance,
(Depending upon standard and location, furnished rental can be anything from £350-500 per month in popular expatriate locations). Annual flights, medical insurance, 30kg freight allowance and bus transportation. Bonuses are awarded to those who renew their 2 year contract.


knowledge of curriculum

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