Join our experienced and supportive team working in Muscat, Oman – a friendly hidden gem on the Arabian Peninsula.
British School Muscat is Oman’s leading British school. We are proud to be the only not-for-profit British school in Muscat. We offer innovative teaching in an inspiring environment. We are looking for an enthusiastic PE teacher to work with our highly engaged students and parents across the whole school.
In 2018/19 BSM was recognised as a High Performance Learning World Class School; in the same year we were also recognised as International School of the Year and British International School of the Year; our vision “to become a leading international school” had been realised.
Over the last twelve months British School Muscat (BSM) has maintained its reputation as a leading British international school with:
- Record GCSE and ‘A’ level results in August 2020.
- BSO inspection, January 2020 - “ overall judgement “outstanding with numerous exemplary features’ and outstanding in all categories - only 3% of international schools have achieved this accolade.
- Recognised as one of 16 Schools of the Future worldwide by the World Economic Forum.
We offer high quality British education to enable our students to fulfill their potential both academically and personally and prepare them for their International Future.
The National Curriculum for England is enhanced by a diverse enrichment programme that inspires our students to develop their passions and explore and discover Oman’s beautiful mountains, wadis, deserts and coast. Students are taught in small classes by excellent and enthusiastic teachers in well-resourced classrooms. Students are supported to develop their leadership skills and encouraged to become active global citizens.
BSM is a High Performance Learning World Class school. Our vision for High Performance Learning is having everyone in the school, regardless of background or starting point, achieving the highest academic standards. Students are equipped with the values, attitudes and attributes that will serve them well in university, the workplace and their life. We aim to deliver these outcomes consistently, year on year, regardless of changes to context or circumstances.
We offer ‘state of the art’ fully equipped sports facilities including 2 large indoor sports halls, an all weather pitch, fitness suite and 3 swimming pools.
What We Offer
- Our generous remuneration package includes:
- Competitive Tax Free Salary
- Fully Furnished Modern Accommodation
- Utilities Allowance
- International Medical Insurance
- Annual Flight Allowance
- Continuing Professional Development
- Free tuition for up to 3 Children at BSM
- Management Allowances
- Freight Allowance
- End of Service Gratuity
We also provide a thorough school, social and country induction programme.
What We Are Looking For
You will need to show a genuine commitment to creating an inspiring and stimulating learning environment with high challenge and support for all students.
Teaching will be across the whole school. Having experience of teaching from Foundation Stage through to Key Stage 5 is desirable. There is some flexibility in the age range you would teach, depending on your areas of strength, but a willingness to deliver Primary PE lessons is essential.
The ideal applicant would be able to coach teams in netball and at least 1 of our major team sports which are volleyball, football and basketball. An ability to teach gymnastics and swimming is also advantageous.
The ability to contribute to the development of the Enrichment Programme is essential.
All applicants must be qualified teachers, with a UK or internationally recognised equivalent qualification. We will consider applications from NQTs.
How to Apply
Please visit our website to find out more about the school and to submit your application.
British School Muscat is committed to safeguarding children and young people. Appointments to British School Muscat are subject to police/ISA checks.
The closing date is Friday 16 April 2021. Longlisted candidates will be invited for an online interview approximately 1-2 weeks after the closing date. If shortlisted, the interview process for the successful candidates will continue to be online.
Applications will be reviewed as they are received and interviews could be arranged before the closing date. It is advisable to submit your application at the earliest opportunity. The school reserves the right to make an earlier appointment if a suitable candidate is identified.
BRITISH EDUCATION INTERNATIONAL FUTURE
British School Muscat
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- All-through with sixth form
- Students of mixed gender, age 3 - 18 years