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Deputy Head Teacher (Primary) – Ras Al Khaimah, UAE

Job Reference: DHT6533RAK

Job Start Date: 22 August 2018
Position Type: Long Term / Permanent, Contract, Full time

Sector: Leadership, Reception / EYFS (age 4-5), Keystage 1 (age 5-7), Primary Education (age 5-11), Keystage 2 (age 7-11)
Role: Vice Principal, Teacher, SLT, Leadership / Senior appts, Deputy
Subject: Key Stage 2, Key Stage 1, EYFS / Early Years Foundation Stage
Location: MIDDLE EAST, Ras al Khaimah, Overseas - outside UK


About the job

An innovative and ambitious Deputy Head Teacher (Primary) is required from August 2018 for an outstanding and highly-reputable IB international primary school in Ras Al Khaimah, UAE.

About the school:

  • A large duo-curriculum international school in Ras Al Khaimah from KG/EYFS to Grade 12/Year 13
  • Provides both the British curriculum and International Baccalaureate curriculum
  • Caters to a vast range of nationalities
  • Provides a first class education to the expatriate and local communities
  • Provides excellent salary and remuneration packages for their teaching staff
  • Located in the north of the UAE, the school is located a short trip from Oman’s exclave of Musandam, Ras Al Khaimah’s beautiful mountain landscape and miles of white beaches
  • 40 minutes from Dubai International Airport

The successful Deputy Head Teacher will:

  • Join a cohesive school team of expat teachers from around the world
  • Be an outstanding senior leader with experience teaching the New English National Curriculum or IB (PYP) curriculum
  • Possess excellent understanding of the Early Years curriculum
  • Have a minimum of five year’s full time teaching experience
  • Have a minimum of one year’s experience as a senior leader
  • Have a proven track record of outstanding teaching and leadership skills

The successful Deputy Head Teacher must have:

  • A BA (Hons) Primary Education degree with QTS or PGCE Primary Education with QTS or Bachelors of Education
  • A minimum of five years’ primary teaching experience (in the UK or an international British or IB curriculum school)


  • Two year contract (August 2018 – July 2020)
  • Excellent and competitive tax free salary DOE
  • Private modern accommodation located close to school and other expat teachers
  • Annual flights
  • Baggage allowance
  • Leisure facilities allowance
  • Medical Insurance
  • Employment visa
  • Free school places for up to two children
  • Centrally located school close to Ras Al Khaimah’s malls, restaurants, hotels and beaches

For further information and to apply for the position of Deputy Head Teacher, please submit a CV, photo and cover letter to ASAP.

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