Programme Manager - Director of the Duke of Edinburgh's International Award (internal)

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Programme Manager - Director of the Duke of Edinburgh's International Award

FULL-TIME · SENIOR SCHOOL VOORSCHOTEN

We have an opportunity for an internal candidate to become Director of the International Award at Senior School Voorschoten, beginning 1 September 2018. This position comes with a responsibility allowance: RA3

The Director of the International Award will be responsible for strategic leadership and operational elements of the Award and will be the overall leader for one of the three tiers of award.

The Director of the International Award will be responsible for strategic leadership and operational elements of the Award and will be the overall leader for one of the three tiers of award.

This will involve:

  • recruitment of students and staff to the Award
  • coordination of expeditions
  • planning for skills development
  • monitoring of progress and support of students through the Award
  • organisation of resources
  • celebration of achievement and completion
  • Liaison with the regional hub
  • Line management of Award Leaders


The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award is a rite of passage for many of our students, with a majority starting the Bronze Level in Year 10 and completing the Gold by the end of Year 13. Globally, our school has one of the highest rates of completion of the Award, which attests to the strength of character that our students develop through participation in the Award and their time at the BSN.

To apply for this position, please submit your CV and a letter of application addressed to Paul Topping, Headteacher.

The closing date for applications is 15 June 2018

The BSN is an equal opportunities employer and is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people.

Our 4 campuses provide state of the art, inspiring learning environments for over 2300 students. Our Language Centre offers a range of courses, serving the needs of the wider The Hague community. Our recently established International Leadership Academy is a dynamic centre of learning and professional development.

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