PYP Teacher (Upper Elementary)

Middle East, Qatar

Qatar Academy - Sidra

Qatar Academy - Sidra

The successful candidate for this position will be willing to be part of a collaborative team who values kindness, builds strong relationships and demonstrates respect and integrity.

The school’s approach to Upper Elementary education is through trans-disciplinary inquiry. We would be delighted to talk with teachers who; have experience with the IBPYP Exhibition, understand how to build language skills across the curriculum, integrate technology to enhance learning, are able to effectively differentiate for a range of learners. There is an expectation that you are a lifelong learner and you are willing to be innovative to help our school continuously improve.

Attributes & Experience:

  • IB experience preferred.
  • Enthusiastic practitioners who are excited by growth and innovation
  • Committed to the wider school life and co-curricular programme
  • Willing to lead initiatives and put ideas into action
  • Demonstrated evidence of successful collaboration
  • Student-Growth Mindset
  • Understanding that all teachers are teachers of language and different learning needs

Salaries are tax free. Basic salary plus transportation allowance between. Stipends provided for additional responsibilities such as Head of Department.
Salaries for teachers ranged between GBP £2750 per month for a teacher with B.Ed and two years experience to £3400 per month for a teacher with a Master’s degree and 15 years experience.

Fully furnished apartment provided and utilities paid.

End of Service Bonus
One month's basic salary for each completed year of service based upon final monthly basic salary.

Economy class tickets in connection with annual leave to the nearest international airport in your home country, and one way Economy class ticket at the start and end of the contract.
Transport Allowance paid with the monthly salary.

Education for Dependents
Education assistance for up to 4 children from the age of 3-18 or until completion of high school.

Medical Cover
Full medical cover provided and 85% dental.

Visa Requirements:
Teaching Certification / Bachelor’s Degree (must be a face to face qualification - online qualifications are not recognised by Qatar); Teaching couples must be married as per Qatari work visa requirements; Clear criminal record and background check; Clear medical history for HIV, Hepatitis B and C, and Tuberculosis.

Please note: We shall be interviewing suitable candidates as we receive applications and reserve the right to appoint before the closing date should a candidate be found.

All appointments are subject to the submission of the completion of a Safer Schools Recruitment form, attested qualification certificates and satisfactory completion of background checks, including police/DBS clearance, as appropriate.

Qatar Foundation Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and the vulnerable, and expects all who apply to share in this commitment. Offers of interview and employment will be subject to an enhanced background and criminal record check. All employees, volunteers, and visitors in QF schools are subject to the provisions of the QF Schools Child Protection Policy.

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