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Head of BTEC Sports Studies

Doha CollegeDoha, Qatar

About us

Doha College is a high-profile leading British International School, for children aged 3-18, offering a well-balanced, all-embracing curriculum that follows the UK National Curriculum. We are also the first High Performance Learning accredited school in the world. It is an exceptionally exciting time for the school as we recently opened our brand-new pioneering, 90,000m² state-of-the-art campus and marked our 40th year anniversary.

The opportunity

We are proud to be working in partnership with LLS, the UK’s leading provider of sports coaching and Post 16 education. Following the successful launch of this 6th Form programme in September 2017, we are now seeking to appoint an experienced and ambitious Physical Education teacher who will lead and teach on the course from September 2021.

The successful applicant will be passionate about inspiring young people and giving them the foundation to achieve a career within the global industry of sport.

In this key role, you will deliver outstanding theory lessons which are applied in practice as part of the BTEC Extended Diploma in Sport timetable, and coordinate regular work experience for students.  Furthermore, you will strategically lead the programme, whilst driving course promotion and being accountable for retention and management of partnerships.

Qatar

A combination of old-world hospitality and cosmopolitan sophistication mean that Qatar is a country like no other and its capital Doha is a city that has something for everyone. Performances, museums and galleries make for a captivating cultural scene; city hotspots such as the busy markets and the waterfront promenade are a great way to spend a day; there is a lively night-life that means that there is plenty to do when the sun goes down; the Pearl Qatar offers luxury and elegance; there are some breath-taking areas of natural beauty and lovers of sport and adventure can enjoy numerous clubs and activities and the arrival of the FIFA World Cup in 2022.  Whether you will be looking to move with your family or to come on your own, you are guaranteed a warm welcome.

In return

Doha College’s salary and benefits package is recognised as one of the best in the Middle East. We also have a comprehensive induction and orientation programme, which allows new staff to effectively navigate the challenges that come with an international move. Valuing the importance of recruiting and retaining the best staff, the professional development offered at Doha College is significant.

Please note: Due to government requirements we can only consider applicants who are below 50 years old for this position.

To find out more, please visit: www.dohacollege.com/discover/careers 

Closing date: 14 February 2021.

We reserve the right to close a position once we have received sufficient applications to form a shortlist. Early application is therefore encouraged.

Doha College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers and a criminal records check. Teaching staff will also be subject to a Barred List and Prohibition from Teaching Check.

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