Director vacancy for Calcutta International School, Kolkata   

5 years ago

By : Calcutta International School


Organization : Calcutta International School
Location : Anandapur, East Kolkata Township, Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Designation: Director
Experience : 3 - 5 Years
Job Type : Full Time
Qualification : Graduation: [Any Graduate] Masters: [Any Post Graduate]
Mandatory Qualification : B.Ed
Domain : School
Organization Type : K-12 School
Openings : 1
Skills : Administration Office Administration


Job Description:-

  • The DIRECTOR will be responsible for all communication to the CIS society and the general public, the DIRECTOR will represent CIS to the broader community in a friendly, enthusiastic and professional manner, and providing leadership in the pursuit of excellence in education
    The DIRECTOR will develop and promote the continual improvement of open and transparent leadership and management practices, focusing on achieving the highest levels of attainment with modern processes and standards for the benefit of CIS students, staff and society.
    The DIRECTOR must lead the school in the development of positive education program across the entire school, teaching CIS students and staff the skills of wellbeing that incorporates positive emotions and engagement, the benefits of accomplishment and positive health.
    The DIRECTOR will manage the administrative functions of CIS, overseeing all the administrative functions on a day to day basis and advising the Principals on academic operations in a manner that promotes the educational development of each student and the professional development of staff. The DIRECTOR will examine staff culture and implement development programmes with a view to continuing to foster a high level of collegiality and collaboration.
    In collaboration with the Board of Governors, the DIRECTOR is required to develop and implement policies and programmes across all aspects of CIS academics, human resources, facilities, health and safety, and finance.
    Key Responsibilities:
    Oversee the day-to-day operation of CIS.
    Provide inspired leadership to the CIS students, staff and society.
    Be responsible for high-level policy and strategic planning and decision making.
    Report to the Board of Governors.
    Act as the primary ambassador of CIS to the broader community, building strong alliances with government, enterprise, and other educational institutions within India and abroad.
    Develop and promote a positive culture and vision for CIS.
    Oversee recruitment and staff engagement and create an environment that promotes great performance and builds a strong morale of staff and students.
    Liaise with the board on a regular basis, monitoring and identifying areas of issue and opportunity within CIS and the broader community.
    Manage the key accountability areas of CIS.
    Key Accountabilities:
    Planning and development ? Support CIS by conceptualising and developing the long-term strategic plan for the school in conjunction with the Board of Governors.
    Public relations ? Be responsible for promoting the school to the wider community.
    General administration
    Facilities management
    Human resources
    Academic review
    The DIRECTOR will act as an academic advisor to Board and Principals. The appraisals of the Principal(s) will be conducted by the Board of Governors and DIRECTOR collaboratively

About Us

CIS is a well established, reputed, co-educational, international school situated at Kolkata serving both local and expatriate communities. Link on advantageous location: CIS is advantageously located at 45 min from airport and Salt Lake and only 10 min from Peerless Hospital and only 2 min from Ruby General Hospital. CIS prides itself on its warmth and welcoming nature; cosmopolitan culture; open attitude towards students, teachers and parents; safe & secure environment; well trained teachers; modern infrastructure; small class strengths; low student – teacher ratio and global curriculum. CIS believes that the primary purpose of a school is to guide the child in the discovery of themselves and their world…. to identify and nurture their talents. Just as every seed contains the future tree, each child is born with infinite potential. CIS sees children as seeds to be nurtured – here the teacher is a gardener who helps to bring out the potential already present in the child. CIS is the best possible environment for children to grow, to blossom and to evolve. To help the teachers and the management do an effective job in Calcutta International School Society, it is run by a Board of Governors who are elected from the parents of current students of the school. They value add in making policy decisions as well as help in the implementation and review processes.

Calcutta International School

Anandapur, East Kolkata Township, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

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