17 Nov 2022

School Principal – Immediate Start

GEMS Education
Cairo, Egypt

About the Role

We are looking for an outstanding, dynamic and inspiring School Principal to join our new Prime National School located in 6th of October – Giza, School will open its doors to students in September 2023, while the School Principal position start with immediate effect.

The successful candidate will play a major role on the Senior Leadership Team in driving forward the whole school; strategically, Academically and operationally.

Consistently instill the school’s mission, vision and core values and ensures their implementation in the school’s life.

Reports to : National Schools Director- Cluster leader

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Articulates the school’s mission, vision, and values to staff and inspires staff to use them as guiding principles
  • Develops long term visionary plans for the school system educational programs in order to meet the needs of the community for high quality educational offerings
  • Maintains a focus on school-wide performance and organizational effectiveness
  • Facilitates and contributes in the development of processes, procedures, policy, and controls necessary to implement educational programs and achieve academic excellence
  • Maintains high expectations for student achievement and organizational effectiveness
  • Leads problem solving and decision-making processes that create a stronger school and contribute to organizational effectiveness of PS-Yr12
  • Shares leadership for the improvement of teaching and learning throughout the school
  • Leads the school’s ventures to gain accreditation from and membership in established educational organizations
  • Creates a teaching and learning climate in which students and adults feel safe, respected, and cared for
  • Assists teachers, students and parents in addressing concerns in positive, non- confrontational ways; demonstrates cultural sensitivity
  • Supports a culture of stability, collegiality, collaboration, respect, and trust
  • Ensuring that the school growth forecasts and admission targets are achieved in collaboration with Marketing and Admissions departments
  • Manages the organization, operations, facilities, and resources of all departments
  • Develop and maintain policies and action plans to accomplish goals
  • Provides instructional leadership with consideration for the community’s values, goals, social needs and changing conditions
  • Creates a workplace atmosphere that enhance the staff’s desire and willingness to focus energy on achieving educational excellence


  • Bachelor’s Degree in education or other relevant field with a teaching qualification ( Post graduate degree is a must )
  • 10 years of educational experience with a minimum of 5 years’ experience in a senior leadership role
  • Experience in American and British Education is a must
  • Fluent Arabic speaker

The Role

All positions attract an excellent remuneration package.

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