Head of Arabic, Qatar

Closing date:Expiring soon

King's College DohaQatar

Date posted:
Start date: August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent

The Opportunity

King’s College Doha, part of the King’s Schools UK family, is seeking to appoint an outstanding Head of Arabic to our team. This is a unique opportunity to join a highly talented team that has established King’s College Doha as the leading Prep School in Qatar.

The School

King’s College Doha is a British Curriculum school for pupils aged 3 to 13. We enjoy a strong relationship with King’s College Taunton, our parent school in the UK, and are proud to have brought one hundred and thirty-five years of outstanding British education to Qatar. Set on an outstanding campus close to Doha city centre, pupils and teachers at King’s College Doha benefit from first class facilities for both academic and co-curricular learning.

The Person

We want our Head of Arabic to be someone who:

  • can deliver well-planned, engaging and creative learning experiences for their pupils.
  • will oversee curriculum development, lesson planning and schemes of work for the Arabic Department.
  • will establish common practices and a shared vision within the School’s Arabic Department.
  • always set high expectations, which inspire motivate and challenge pupils. 
  • ensures excellent pastoral care.
  • contributes to the co-curricular programme and whole-school activities in a committed and enthusiastic manner.
  • works co-operatively and supportively with all members of staff.
  • is prepared to go the extra mile.

How to Apply

In order to apply, please click on the Apply Now button beneath the advert text - here you will be able to download an application form.

After considering the details of the candidate information pack, complete all sections of the application form including the supporting statement that sets out your interest in this position, how you meet the requirements of the role and your ambitions for the school.

King’s College Doha is part of EduReach Education’s network of international schools. Completed application forms should be sent to Sze-Ting Lee at szetinglee@edureach.co.uk by the closing date.

The closing date for applications is Friday 22nd March 2019.

Preliminary discussions with candidates will take place in early March. First round interviews will take place on a rolling basis and early application is therefore advised. Shortlisted candidates will be notified, and final round interviews arranged accordingly. King’s College Doha reserves the right to appoint before the closing date.

Please contact Sze-Ting Lee at szetinglee@edureach.co.uk should you have any questions or wish to arrange an informal discussion about this role. Please visit our website at www.kingscollegedoha.com for further information about the School.

Safeguarding and Privacy

King’s College Doha is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to respect this commitment. The post is subject to applicants providing a satisfactory Police Clearance Certificate (an ACRO certificate if applying from the UK) from their home country that is less than 6 months old.

By applying to this post, you agree to your data being held and processed by King’s College Doha and its affiliates. If you are appointed to the post you also agree to additional information, including sensitive data such as bank details and medical information, being held by King’s college Doha and its affiliates.

Job location

More about King's College Doha
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: P.O.Box: 23288, Building 14, Umm Al Shawil Street, Zone 47, Al Thumama, Doha, Qatar
Telephone: +974 4496 5888
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King’s College Doha offers the international community of Qatar an outstanding independent school education in some of the best facilities the region has to offer. After a hugely successful opening in September 2016, it is quickly establishing itself...