Vacancy Details

8369 - Registrar

Business Unit: GEMS AMERICAN ACADEMY - ABU DHABI
Location: UAE - Abu Dhabi
Closing Date 30-Apr-2021
About the Role

You will manage the student enrollment programme and be responsible for ensuring all students are registered in accordance with the GEMS enrollment process and the specific governing body.

You will have various responsibilities including meeting prospective parents to explain admission procedures, curriculum, fee and regulations.  You will maintain an accurate record of all places available and waiting lists.  You will ensure the OASIS student information database is updated at all times.

You will be responsible for providing reports to the Principal/CEO and to Leaders within the School Support Centre as and when required, on progress to date and projections on enrollment numbers.

You will collaborate with other team members on an ongoing basis to develop and implement new enrollment strategies.

 

About You

You will hold a college Bachelor's Degree from a reputable university and will have a minimum of two years' experience in a front of house or customer service role. 

With a proven track record of successfully meeting sales targets, you will be an experienced team manager.  You will be able to build and maintain professional relationships with internal colleagues and with external customers.  

You will have excellent presentation and communication skills.   You will be able to influence others and handle multiple tasks simultaneously, managing your time in an efficient manner.

About Your Benefits
About GEMS

Trusted for over 55 years and now a third generation education family, GEMS Education began in a single school room in Dubai. Today, we have the privilege of educating over 190,000 students from over 176 countries through GEMS owned and managed schools globally; over 270,000 students access resources through our services division; and we will impact 20 million by 2020 students through the initiatives of our Charity partner Varkey Foundation.

About the School

GEMS American Academy is a diverse international K-12 American/IB School offering both the Primary Years Programme and Diploma Programme with 2,000 students, comprised of 82 nationalities speaking 40 languages and a faculty of 180. Established in 2011 and accredited by CIS and NEASC, GAA is the flagship American curriculum school for GEMS in Abu Dhabi and sister school to Dubai American Academy.

GAA offers an academically rigorous and relevant program of studies specifically designed as a student-centered, inclusive and adaptive approach to learning. At GAA, learning is a journey of exploration and growth, where exceptional teachers and world-class facilities support the fullest development of every child’s potential. Our American style approach to learning includes a wide range of academic subjects and a holistic approach, which includes the arts, music, drama, physical education, extra-curricular activities, clubs, and sports.

More than simply a larger selection of course offerings and activities, our approach to curriculum and instruction cultivates critical thinking skills and celebrates each child’s creativity and imagination. Our rich program allows young people to pursue individual interests and gain the confidence and conviction to make their unique contributions to the community.


www.gemsaa.abudhabi.com 
About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application. To complete the application you would need the following document(s):
1. Resume/CV
2. Passport-size photograph
Important Note : GEMS Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of its students. Applicants will be required to submit a current police criminal clearance check or equivalent from their home country or current country of residence prior to appointment.