Please note that you still haven't applied to this job. Kindly click the "Apply Now" button to send your job application and CV.
Job Description and Requirements
Head of Creative and Performing Arts
We are seeking to appoint a Head of Creative and Performing Arts who will provide strategic leadership of Aldar Academies Arts, delivering innovation and excellence, growing partnerships and ultimately increasing participation at all levels of competition across our seven high performing, successful schools in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain.
We are looking for someone with :
Significant experience in management of the arts, at a senior level, ideally with an elite institution or professional arts organisation, with an emphasis on creative arts development programs
Educated to degree level, or equivalent, in arts related subject
Proven ability to devise and deliver strategic initiatives
Proven track record of effective working with partner organisations
Excellent business development, organisational and planning skills
Excellent influencing, negotiation and conflict management skills
Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
Demonstrable capability in leadership and vision
Successful record of raising finance from a variety of sources
Experience of working within large complex organisations with significant responsibility for financial and staff resources
Equally comfortable and competent with both strategic planning and operational delivery
Ability to work flexible hours and travel nationally
Evidence of commitment to continuous professional development
Demonstrable marketing capability
Demonstrable public relations capability
Applicants must have a BA Degree in Art related Subject and a working knowledge of the structure and content of the British’ National Curriculum and IB offer specifically relating to Creative and Performing Arts requirements.