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Heads of Department - Saudi Entertainment Academy , Saudi Arabia (Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia)

JOB DESCRIPTION
Contract:
Long-term
Deadline:
31/12/2019
Location:
Saudi Arabia (Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia)
Project:
Saudi Entertainment Academy

Be a pioneer and join us to develop Saudi Entertainment Academy, first Attractions & Entertainment Training Institute in Saudi Arabia!


SOFRECO is a consulting and engineering company managing international projects, covering public economics and management, education & social development, environment, industry, agriculture, and health management (www.sofreco.com)


 SOFRECO Education and Training Department has been contracted to develop Saudi Entertainment Academy, a Training Institute specialized in Leisure, Attractions and Entertainment, in order to support the General Entertainment Authority development plan, in line with Saudi Vision 2030.


The training Institute will offer 6 curricula focused on Amusement Park Design, Video Games Design, Maintenance, Safety/security, Crowd Management, and Entertainment Facility Management.


To achieve this goal, SOFRECO has set-up a Consortium with world renowned French Education Institutions Académie de Paris and Université de Nice.


The two Heads of Department are responsible for the day-to-day management of several curricula, and as such:


  • Manage their team of trainers and professionals. Plan training activities within their Department
  • Motivate their teams, encourage for best practices in order to increase performance
  • Select the students and liaise with them on training issues
  • Ensure the quality of education, staff and professional experts in order to meet standards for courses accreditation, students' certificates and diploma delivery , in coordination with the Consortium in France
  • Organize exams and formal control of students' knowledge, capabilities and motivation
  • Identify and report development needs of curricula (theoretical and practical courses and On-Job-Training)
  • Prepare and follow students' internships with leisure companies. Oversee mentoring and companies' involvement.
QUALIFICATION
  • Professionals with a university degree
  • Proficient knowledge and experience in vocational training, curricula development and training accreditation process
  • Proven knowledge of entertainment sector. Experience would be an asset
  • Leadership abilities to develop and motivate their teams of trainers
  • Communication and listening skills with students, families and employers from entertainment industry   
  • Organizational, planning and time management skills
  • Problem solving capacity
  • Language: English fluent, French professional. Arabic would be an asset 
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