Job ref no.: CT3119080-01#1078

Supervisor of Secondary Academics

International Christian School

Benefits
  • 5-day week
  • Dental plan
  • Education subsidies
  • Gratuity
  • Housing allowance
  • Medical plan

The job holder will provide key guidance and administrative support related to secondary school orientation programs, course scheduling, academic advisory, and supporting student learning.

As we are grounded in the Christian faith, teachers at ICS emphasize pastoral care and spiritual growth of all students, respect to peers and the community, and the development of on-going professional development.

Key Responsibilities:

1. Orientation of Students, Parents, and Faculty

  • Assist with the orientation of new staff in relation to role.
  • Orient new students and parents to the School.

2. Course Scheduling

  • Develop the secondary school timetables and implement course enrollment procedures.
  • Update secondary school course offerings booklets.
  • Coordinate course selection advising and sign-ups.
  • Distribute student and faculty schedules.

3. Report Cards and Transcripts

  • Supervise the report card process for secondary school.
  • Support, generate, and verify transcripts.

4. Adjusted Schedules

  • Facilitate design and communication of secondary school adjusted schedules.
  • Supervise the End-of-Semester Exam weeks.

5. Support for Student Learning

  • Work with the secondary school principals to improve programs, and support student learning and well-being.
  • Coordinate systems for monitoring and supporting the academic progress of secondary school students.
  • Coordinate support for student learning, and progress towards graduation.
  • Develop and implement systems for academic advising.
  • Evaluate online course offerings, and propose changes.
  • Work with Online Learning Coordinator to evaluate online course offerings, improve systems for supporting students, and propose changes to online course offerings.
  • Coordinate the production of the secondary school student planners.
  • Analyze and report data and make recommendations to support student learning.
  • Collaborate with the secondary school principals in developing and updating handbooks and manuals.
  • Provide individualized academic advisory for target students.

6. Coaching

  • Liaise between the secondary school and the curriculum & instruction team.
  • Provide non-evaluative cognitive coaching to secondary school faculty.

7. Others

  • Attend forums as requested by the Dean of Curriculum & Instruction, such as parent association forums and curriculum review forums.
  • Fulfill other jobs and responsibilities reasonably assigned by the Dean of Curriculum & Instruction.
     

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor degree in Education or Bachelor degree in any subjects with PGDE (Postgraduate Diploma of Education), or equivalent from an accredited university.
  • Cognitive coaching certification is highly preferred, and if not certified, the candidate must be willing to be trained.
  • At least 5 years of classroom teaching experience.
  • Experience in coaching adults is preferred.
  • Previous experience with PowerSchool or a similar platform is highly preferred.
  • Previous experience in an international school and familiarity with North American curriculum is highly preferred.

Skill & Personality:

  • Able to demonstrate coaching qualities and personal characteristics necessary for working effectively with students, faculty, parents, administrators, school staff and general public.
  • Able to motivate and facilitate faculty.
  • Able to set, communicate, monitor and evaluate goals.
  • Strong negotiation and influencing skill, able to resolve conflicts and balance multiple parties’ interests.
  • High level of personal accountability.
  • Openness to give and receive feedback to facilitate growth and achievement.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skill, inclusive of meeting facilitation, group presentation, accurate documentation and appropriate correspondence.
  • Expertise in problem-solving, critical thinking and strategizing skills.

Interested parties please click Apply Now to apply job.

This is an exciting opportunity which is challenging and full of learning opportunities. Interested parties please apply via our employment webpage at www.ics.edu.hk together with full resume.

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Job ref no. CT3119080-01#1078
Salary
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Job Function
Industry
Location
  • Shatin
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 5 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
Education
  • Degree