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Position: Head of Secondary

Required: August 2019

Location: Dubai

Curriculum: IB

Experience: 5 years international leadership experience

Sponsorship: Single teachers or married teaching couples with dependents (Free tuition for up to 1 child)

Salary: Very competitive for the region and TAX FREE.

Contract: 2 years renewable

School Vision / Ethos:
Opened in 2008, this is an A grade school in Dubai that is part of a network of very well-known and credible schools. This is an authorised IB school teaching students aged 3 - 18 years. Facilities are fantastic with their large campus offering a 400 Metre Athletic track, Olympic sized swimming pool and large auditorium amongst other things as well as all of the latest in technological advances to aid study. In this 21st century learning environment all students are considered active learners. Expectations are high and results are good.

The school is located in the Al Barsha South area of Dubai - a great part of the city close to some of the most renowned . Life in Dubai affords some of the most wonderful city living opportunities in the world. With everything at your fingertips - you will be enjoying a superb quality of life.


This is one of the leading, top tier IB schools in Dubai with ambitious plans to become the flagship IB school in Dubai in the next 3 years. They require an exceptional leader for their secondary campus which has been through a transition period. They are seeking a candidate who has been in their current role for a minimum of 3 years and can clearly evidence raising pupil attainment through excellence in teaching and learning. Only candidates who have inspection and accreditation experience and meet the criteria will be considered.

IB curriculum experience is preferred however teachers who can evidence that they promote the IB philosophy of student centred inquiry based teaching are welcome to apply for this post. Teachers should have 2 years post qualifying teaching experience. In order to fulfil UAE Visa requirements you should have matching BA and PGCE (Or equivalent) in matching subjects or a Bachelor of Education in the subject you will be teaching. This school is seeking teachers who are enthusiastic, flexible team players who can offer strengths beyond their professional skill set.


The school offers an excellent TAX FREE salary package dependent upon experience and extremely competitive for the region. Accommodation and full medical cover is also included. You will receive annual flights for you and your dependents and the school can offer free tuition to up to 1 child.

This is a vacancy being handled exclusively by Leadanywhere. For further details, please send your CV by way of expression of interest.