Reception Class Teacher, Cairo, Egypt

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Maadi British International SchoolCairo, Egypt
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Start date: August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Very attractive sterling tax-free package
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

MBIS – ‘Where teachers love to teach and children love to learn’

Maadi British International School is a dynamic, learning-focused school - with a first class reputation. The school was judged as 'Excellent in all areas' by the Independent Schools Inspectorate (June 2016).  

Maadi British International School is the school of choice for expatriate families living in Cairo. Established in 1995 and located in an attractive expatriate suburb of the city, MBIS serves a truly international, English-speaking body of 330 children, with 57 nationalities represented. MBIS offers a bespoke creative curriculum based on the English National Curriculum. The school enjoys the patronage of the British Embassy and is a member of COBIS, the Independent Association of Preparatory Schools (IAPS) and the Association of British Schools Overseas (AoBSO).

We are looking to recruit a talented, creative and team-oriented Reception Class Teacher who is committed to providing the best education for our children.

Interested applicants should:

  • Hold a recognised British teaching qualification for the age range
  • Have at least 3 years qualified teaching experience
  • Have experience of the Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Demonstrate a real passion for learning, an understanding of best practice and a desire to continually improve
  • Be committed and hard working, with high expectations of themselves and the children in their care
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills, strong collegiality and a drive to support whole school development
  • Have creative flair
  • Possess a positive team-spirit and a good sense of humour

A highly attractive package includes:

  • Very competitive tax-free salary paid in sterling
  • Yearly tax-free gratuity
  • Generous monthly accommodation allowance
  • Comprehensive international medical cover
  • Free education for dependent children at MBIS
  • Relocation allowance 
  • Return air passage to base country each year
  • Continuing professional development
  • Free staff bus

Initial contract for 2 years, thereafter annually renewable.

To find out more about the school, please visit our website at

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 20th February 2018.

Posts are much sought after and so early applications are encouraged. Initial interviews will be held by Skype or in the UK. 

The school is committed to safeguarding children and young people. Successful candidates will be required to undergo a DBS check from the Disclosure and Barring Service ( and/or provide a police clearance from their home or current country of residence.

Job location

More about Maadi British International School
Address: 4th District, Zahraa El Maadi, Cairo, Egypt
Telephone: +20 27058671