Ras Al Khaimah Academy

United Arab Emirates

Location: United Arab Emirates
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age range: 3 - 18 years

About Ras Al Khaimah Academy

About Ras Al Khaimah Academy

RAK Academy is an independent, co-educational international school, situated in Ras Al Khaimah (RAK),  the northernmost emirate, about 1 hour's drive from Dubai.  Founded in 1975, it was the first international school in the region.  Along with the Secondary School there are four Primary schools, three British Curriculum schools and an International Baccalaureate  PYP . There are over 3800 students across the academy , with 900 in Secondary.  The RAK Academy Family of Schools is fully accredited with the International Baccalaureate (IB), Council of International Schools (CIS), British Schools Overseas. (BSO) and British Schools of the Middle East (BSME) 

We are a comprehensive entry school with students from over 88 countries and a host-national population of about 60%.   The Secondary school offers a  post 16 programme which provides both the  AS/A Level and IB Diploma pathway.

Ras Al Khaimah is located within an easy drive of Dubai but is a quieter, less expensive place to live. It is well suited for families and the more adventurous alike, with a wealth of outdoor and leisure activities, with a cooler climate and a mountainous landscape to the north. The coast is a great attraction to a host of tourists from other Emirates and the rest of the world   Ras Al Khaimah is a wonderful and liberal part of UAE with an amazing cultural and geographical past.  RAK is referred to as the “Pearl of the Emirates”.

The Academy offers an attractive employment package which includes tax free salary, accommodation, utilities allowances,  medical insurance, regular CPD,  end of service gratuity and annual travel allowances.

Further information about our school can be found on our website www.rakacademy.org Please contact staffrecruitment@rakacdemy.org with any queries you may have.

We hope to welcome you to one of our schools in the near-future!

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Address: PO Box 975, Ras al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 7 2362441
What people say about us

A great place to live; you have the best of both worlds- living in Ras Al Khaimah, yet being able to quickly and easily being able to travel to Dubai or Abu Dhabi".

- Head of Department
Positions available at Ras Al Khaimah Academy