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Head of English (Female) – Relocation to Doha, Qatar

Job Reference: FHOE-QAT-109

Job Start Date: 1 September 2019
Position Type: Contract

Sector: Secondary (age 11-18)
Role: Head of Department, Leadership / Senior appts
Subject: English
Location: MIDDLE EAST, Qatar, Doha, Overseas - outside UK


About the job

JOB TITLE – Head of English, Doha, Qatar


Prospero Teaching is looking for an experienced Head of English for a QNSA rated “Acceptable” all Girls school in Doha, Qatar. The Head of English will lead the thriving English Department.

This British curriculum school is located in a beautiful modern campus in the popular capital city of Qatar.

With excellent resources and facilities, the school is very popular amongst the local and international community.

Consisting of a mixed international cohort of teachers and a British principal, the school combines the rigor of the English National Curriculum with local cultural and Islamic values.

This school is ideal for teachers of all backgrounds and ages who are looking for a large teaching community and support from their colleagues.

The position is open to experienced Heads of English with at least two years’ experience in the same role.


  • Location – Doha, Qatar
  • Position – Head of English
  • Type of work – Head of English Department
  • Contract or position start date – 1st September 2019
  • Duration – 2 years until end of the academic year July 202
  • Contract or position end date  – July 202
  • Contract type – 2 years
  • Full time/part time – Full time
  • Minimum rate of pay – MINIMUM rate QR13,500 (2000GBP) per month tax free salary plus competitive remuneration package
  • Hours – 7:30 am – 3:30pm : Sun – Thurs (term time only)


  • Up to date Safeguarding training issued in the last year
  • Applicants must have a PGCE and/or degree in English with QTS
  • Teachers ideally have at least two years teaching experience leading a English Department in the UK
  • Must be native English speaking and have experience teaching the English National Curriculum


  • Be a native English speaking and have experience teaching the English National Curriculum
  • Hold an enhanced child barred list DBS certificate registered with the online update service or be willing to process a new application
  • Provide two professional child related references


If you would like to be considered for the role of Head of English, please apply with a copy of your up to date CV to Unfortunately, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


Prospero Teaching is acting as an employment business/education recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy. The successful candidate will be required to register with Prospero Teaching in order to fill this vacancy.

Prospero Teaching is able to offer the successful candidate:

  • Free, accredited continued professional development courses including safeguarding and behaviour management
  • In-house Training and Development Team