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Head of Secondary (Female as Girl's only secondary school) - Aug 2018 - Abu Dhabi
Start Date: August 2018
Location: Abu Dhabi
Curriculum: UK Curriculum
Experience: Five Years Minimum, preferably more
Sponsorship: Single and married teaching couples
Salary: Competitive
Accommodation: Single with excellent amenities
Contract: 2 year renewable

School vision/ethos: This prestigious Abu Dhabi first opened its doors in 1999, and since then has grown from strength to strength. Located in an accessible area of Abu Dhabi, this girls only school provides high quality education to a mostly local emirati student body. Students receive an excellent all-around education and the opportunity to explore their own talents and pursue their interested enabling growth into self-sufficient members of the community. Emphasis is placed on innovation, exploration and discovery in an environment conducive to team learning and respect for others. Teachers are able to share in this development and are provided with the tools necessary. The school is well resourced and has excellent learning spaces available to utilise.

The school also offers a comprehensive Arabic programme and are committed to nurturing cultural identity and understanding. The school has a strong focus on extra-curricular activities to enhance the school experience and a strong pastoral system underpins all aspects of school life.


Applicants must have a minimum of 5 years leadership experience of a British Curriculum school, preferably more. They must be native English speakers from the UK, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, or South Africa. Primary teachers must have a Bachelor of Education, and Secondary and specialist teachers must have a Degree and PCGE relevant to subject.

Salary and Benefits: Competitive; single accommodation close to school; annual flight allowance; medical insurance; end of contract gratuity and professional development.


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