School Principal -CBSE curriculum

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates | Full-time


LEAMS Education is a privately held group of K-12 schools and pre-KG nurseries spread across Dubai and Sharjah. We are looking for an experienced School Principal to start from next academic year.

Job Objective:

The School  Principal is expected to provide overall leadership to the school - Pedagogically, administratively as well as positioning the school as an innovative 21st Century learning environment. He/She has to work collaboratively with all members of Staff and to communicate effectively with parents and other stake holders to achieve academic excellence as directed by the Board of Directors of Leams Education.

The School Principal serves as the educational leader, responsible for managing the policies, regulations, and procedures to ensure that all students are supervised in a safe learning environment that meets requirements of CBSE curriculum and Ministry of education/SPEA, along with the goals and mission of the Leams Education. Inherent in the position are the responsibilities for scheduling, curriculum development, extracurricular activities, discipline system, personnel management and Health & Safety.

Actively participate in emphasizing & implementing UAE Vision 2021 National Agenda of complete transformation of the current education system & teaching methods. The National agenda aims for all schools to be equipped with smart systems and devices as basis for all Teaching methods, projects & Research. Achieving the National Agenda targets that our students rank among the best in reading, mathematics and science exams, and to have a strong knowledge of the Arabic, Islamic, Moral Education & UAE SST . Moreover, to achieve the SMART objective of the UAE national Agenda for all schools to have exceptional leadership and internationally accredited teaching staff.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Oversee and ensure the school’s commitment to quality education and its continued improvement with a focus on students’ learning outcomes.
  • Drive enrichment and implementation of  CBSE curriculum requirements and related assessment and certification requirements in all phases.
  • Ensure that the school is compliant with MOE/SPEA regulations, education bye laws, policies and requirements.
  • Implement rigorous policies and procedures and oversee provision to ensure students’Health and safety.
  • Manage the academic plan and proper allocation of work load.
  • To lead the school operations in line with the vision & mission of Leams Education.
  • Supervise the instructional programs of the school, evaluating lesson plans and observing classes on a regular basis to encourage the use of a variety of instructional strategies and materials consistent with research on learning, child pedagogy and development.
  • Organize and supervise procedures for identifying and addressing students of determination, gifted & talemted children.
  • Supervise in a fair and consistent manner effective discipline and attendance systems with high standards, consistent with the philosophy, values, and mission of the school.
  • Display the highest ethical and professional behavioral standards when working with students, parents and all stakeholders.
  • Serve as a role model for students & teachers, demonstrating the importance and relevance of learning, accepting responsibility, and demonstrating pride in the education profession.
  • Protect confidentiality of records and information gained as part of exercising professional duties and use discretion in sharing such information within legal confines.


·         Must be a confident leader, communicator and presenter.
·         Must possess excellent organizational and planning skills.
·         Superior time management skills.
·         Strong knowledge and understanding of MOE/SPEA regulations & CBSE affiliation process.
·         Self-motivated with a positive and professional approach to learning and development.
·         He/ She should have strong administrative & academic strategic leadership, skills
·         He/ She must have a passion to adapt to the latest changes taking place in the field of school education and demonstrate excellence in execution.

Desired Qualifications: 

Having worked as Principal or Vice-principal for at least 3 years.

Experience working in UAE in similar capacity will be an added advantage.

Proven track record in leadership and pedagogic excellence will be a key differentiator.

Ability to have led a relatively young school in its growth years will be an added advantage.  

Required Documents:

Those interested in applying for the position are required to submit the following:

  Job application accompanied by detailed resume and minimum 2 reference details.

  Copy of academic degrees and job and training certificates.