Internationella Engelska Skolan is one of the leading independent schools in Sweden in terms of number of students, with approximately 26 800 students across 37 schools at the start of the 2019/20 academic year. IES has students from more than 50 percent of the country’s municipalities. IES operates schools from grade F (förskoleklass/pre-school) up to and including the third year of upper secondary school. Most of the schools are for students in grades 4 to 9 – internationally referred to as middle school. IES also has one school in the UK and five in Spain.
Internationella Engelska Skolan in Östersund is looking for a Rektor/Principal
Are you passionate about knowledge? Do you believe in a calm and orderly environment in which teachers can teach and students can learn? We seek a dynamic and visionary Principal to take on the exciting challenge of opening our new school in Östersund academic year 2020/21.
IES Östersund will have two parallel classes in grades F-9 with approximately 600 students. We offer an outstanding bilingual education and make sure that students reach their full potential. Our goal is to be the best school in Östersund for our students, parents and staff.
The Principal will lead the pedagogical development, management and systematic quality work for the well-being of staff and students.
Background and experience
- Proven track-record in educational leadership positions
- Solid experience from compulsory school or upper secondary school
- Knowledge of strategic and change management
- Experience from budgeting with overall accountability for results
- Experience from private business sector or independent education provider is a merit
- University degree with pedagogical focus
- Completed “rektorsprogram” will be an advantage
You communicate a strong vision and can create a school culture which develops and strengthens our IES ethos. You are an inspirational and visible leader who will guide the school forward.
We offer you a professional working environment with talented and passionate colleagues from all over Sweden.
In this recruitment, Internationella Engelska Skolan collaborates with Novare Search & Selection. If you have any questions about the position please contact Ebba Levin, +46 735 23 30 17, firstname.lastname@example.org or Ambjörn Ingvaldson, email@example.com. Please note that we do not accept applications through e-mail, due to GDPR.