Primary Teacher, Saudi Arabia

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Sara Village SchoolSaudi Arabia

Date posted:
Start date: 09 August 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

Job Description

Subjects: Reception to Year 6
Job Status: Full-time
Salary Code: Teacher
Work Days / Hours: 191 days @ 8 hours per day
Eligible Applicants: International
Position Start Date: 09 August 2020
Application Deadline: Until filled
Reports to: Amy Bates, Headteacher
Requisition Number: 06-2021-037


Sara Village School (SVS) accepts pupils from Reception to Year 6 (4 – 11 years). The school is a member of the International Schools Group of Saudi Arabia and follows the National Curriculum of England and Wales.

This is an exciting new teaching position at SVS to provide support in the primary classrooms throughout the schools as part of our excellent educational programme. The post would initially involve covering classes at SVS and our sister school  DBGS (Dhahran British Grammar School) whilst teachers undertake quality CPD in and out of the Kingdom, enabling us to facilitate our vision to provide teacher training opportunities and support us in offering more field trip opportunities for the children. This post also forms part of quality succession planning to prepare for staff leaving the Kingdom due to retirement.

Job Duties

The successful candidate will be able to effectively:

  • Demonstrate commitment to the safety and security of children and young people (child protection)
  • Plan and deliver lessons in accordance with the goals and objectives of a clearly defined and documented curriculum for students with learning support needs
  • Demonstrate creativity
  • Deliver an active, hands-on and child-centred programme to promote learning
  • Maintain a safe learning environment for pupils at all times
  • Observe, monitor and record student progress
  • Respond appropriately to the range of individual need and ability within a class
  • Be fluent in English, oral and written
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Headteacher.

Qualifications and Knowledge

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in a related field of study
  • Certification as a teacher

Experience and Skills

The ideal candidate will have:


  • Prior experience as a Primary Teacher in the UK
  • Implementing the National Curriculum for England and Wales in a Primary School
  • Working in an international setting
  • Experience with MS Office/Excel/Google docs


  • Good command of English, both written and oral

More about Sara Village School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Sara Village Compound, PO Box 98, Dhahran, Eastern Province, 31932, Saudi Arabia. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +966 3 869 8100