Primary Teacher, United Arab Emirates - Fujairah

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Fujairah Private AcademyUnited Arab Emirates - Fujairah
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Start date: Mid-August 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
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 85 % 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. Fujairah Private Academy is an accreted member of the Association of British Schools Overseas and British Schools in the Middle East Association.

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.


Applicants require a  B.Ed. or  first degree plus a PGCE in Primary Education from UK or Australia or New Zealand. They should be experienced in the education of children from 7-11  years and this needs to be highlighted on the CV presented. A minimum of three years’ experience is required. Applicants should be native speakers of English. This is a single unaccompanied position or as part of a married teaching couple. We offer a tax-free salary, accommodation, utilities and return airfare to point of recruitment.

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 email to the Principal Ms Jan Brettingham at details of the school can be found on  and


More about Fujairah Private Academy
Address: E89, Near City Centre, PO Box 797, Academic City, Fujairah, United Arab Emirates. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +971 9 2224001