Academic Director

UWC Costa Rica is seeking to appoint an Academic Director to have overall responsibility for the College’s academic programme.

UWC Costa Rica is a two year co-educational, residential college located in Santa Ana, a small town approximately 20 minutes from San Jose in the Central Valley. A total of 170 students from approximately 65 countries attend the College, from a diverse range of backgrounds. All students at the college study the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program.

The successful candidate will take up the position in August 2014 and their responsibilities will include the following;

  • Academic planning
  • Evaluation of the academic programme
  • Examination, administration and coursework assessment
  • Academic liaison
  • Academic resources
  • Curriculum development
  • Staff professional development

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How to apply

Interested applicants should send an expression of interest document of no more than 500 words, along with an up to date CV and details of three referees tostaff.applications@uwccostarica.orgbefore 15 November 2013.

San José, 6150, Costa Rica,
United World College Costa Rica

400 m norte esquina sureste de la iglesia Católica, Santa Ana, San José, 6150, Costa Rica