Geography Teacher, United Arab Emirates - Fujairah

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Fujairah Private AcademyUnited Arab Emirates - Fujairah
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Start date: Mid- August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Tax Free Salary and expatriate benefits
Contract term: Permanent


Located on the Indian Ocean coast of the United Arab Emirates, 140 kilometres from Dubai, at the foot of the Hajar Mountains. Fujairah has a scenic beauty and wonderful beaches. The school is non-profit, non-selective and caters for 730  students aged 4-18 years. 90 % of these are from Arabic speaking backgrounds with 75 % of them being Emirati. The school was established in 1982 by the government of Fujairah as a non-profit organization. The school follows an adapted National Curriculum and students take GCSE and GCE A levels.

The school is an accredited  member of the British Schools in the Middle East Association and has also been awarded British Schools Overseas status by the Department for Education in England.  We offer UK qualified candidates an opportunity to gain the NQT qualification if required.


We welcome applications from teachers with either a B.Ed or a B.A./B.Sc and PGCE in Geography from the UK. The applicant should have experience of teaching students who have English as a second language. Recent experience of teaching GCSE /GCE examination classes is required. A second teaching subject is required. The current incumbent teaches Moral Education and Citizenship also. Applicants should either be single with no accompanying dependants or as part of a married teaching couple where the spouse is seeking employment in the school. We offer a tax free salary, accommodation, utilities and return airfare.

To applicants who are flexible, energetic, open to a different cultural experience and tolerant of others and their points of view, we offer a pleasant working environment where children behave well and enjoy being in school. Staff joining us must be prepared to work beyond the school day and contribute to the extracurricular programme and to the school community. Applicants should send a brief CV (not supporting documents please) to receive details of package and the post   to the Principal Ms Jan Brettingham at details of the school can be found on

Contract term: Permanent - two year contract


More about Fujairah Private Academy
Address: PO Box 797, Fujairah, United Arab Emirates. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +971 9 2224001