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The professional that usually has double responsibility, as a director and as a teacher in a pre-school, primary or secondary education centre, vocational training, art and design, conservation and restoration of cultural property, physical education, adult training or languages.

As director, they are the person in charge of managing the educational institution so that it is efficient. This means promoting team work and collaboration among staff, taking into account the expectations of the students and parents, and planning for the future and application of administrative aspects such as contracting or introducing staff, building construction and applications for supplies.


The tasks carried out by the director of an educational centre are summed up below:
  • Plan, coordinate, direct and control the academic and administrative activities of the centre.
  • Control, assess and approve special activities, complementary, recreational, sport and cultural programs.
  • Evaluate the work of the teaching staff.
  • Organise and approve the timescale of activities during the school year.
  • Draft and implement the proposed budget for the centre and authorise expenses. Be indirectly responsible for signing cheques, store materials and implement the budget.
  • Ensure compliance with the standards, procedures and regulations governing the centre.
  • Head the school council and other acts, and supervise and distribute activities among the staff.
  • Manage documentation of the centre, regularly report to the Department of education and receive information on activities and regulations issued by this organisation.
  • Draw up and control the statistics.
  • Organise academic recycling workshops for the teaching staff and participate in them.
  • Supervise and control all records regarding acts, matriculations, attendance of teaching staff, among others.
  • Promote actions leading to results-based improvements in the teaching process.
  • Supervise the implementation of plans and programmes that guarantee all-inclusive attention to the student body.
  • Draft the annual results report for the activities taking place in the centre.
  • Participate in the Parents Association council meetings.
  • Make appropriate decisions based on specific education policies.
  • Maintain relationships with public authorities with the aim of supporting and obtaining cooperation with the work of the centre. This requires negotiation skills.

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