Leadership Consultant - Educational Charity
A leading educational charity that invests in, and works with, partner NGOs and Government schools in India are looking to provide primary education in remote, rural communities. Having been running for 12-14yrs, the charity are looking for a number of experienced School Leaders to join their staffing team of up to 40 education practitioners, transforming the lives of the poorest children by providing local, sustainable schools in remote, rural communities. They aim to provide the children of these communities with the highest standard of primary education, regardless of their location, gender, ethnicity or social background. Applying global best practices, the charity plan to build the capacity of rural school systems and help develop literate, numerate pupil with the help of secure, high profile and long-term investors who play an active role in developing the charity and the work they provide.
This post is to work as a contracted consultant 6 weeks of the year - one week will be spent in India and the second spent in their West London Office.
Skills and experience required: Empathy, sensitivity, willingness to engage actively with all. Personal integrity and commitment to equality and fairness for all.
-Recent experience of successful primary school leadership in UK
-Successful engagement in/ completion of recognised leadership qualification ( e.g. NPQH)
-Sustained and significant experience in leading high quality teaching and learning
-Successful leadership of teams focussed on improving learning outcomes of pupils
-Supporting and developing colleagues using coaching techniques
Expectations for the role
-3 x1 week delivery sessions in Gujarat (India) each year
- dates tbc but likely to be several months between each visit
-3x1 week pre and post briefing sessions in Chiswick
- timings to fit before and after delivery of sessions in Gujarat
-Reach to Teach would pay travel costs in line with our policy and procedures
-Travel Insurance would be provided while working for in India
Please send your most up to date CV to Bonnie at REESON Education asap. Interviews and shortlisting are taking place in March 2018.