Teacher of Biology, Doha, Qatar

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Doha CollegeDoha, Qatar
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive tax-free
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Are you an experienced and enthusiastic Secondary Biology Teacher, who is looking for a new challenge? If so, this is the perfect opportunity for you!

Doha College is a high profile leading British international school, for children aged 3-18, with a focus on developing a growth mindset within our students and staff. We offer a well-balanced, all-embracing curriculum that follows the UK National Curriculum. 

We are looking to appoint a dynamic and enthusiastic Teacher of Biology to start in September 2018. The Science Department at Doha College consists of 15 full-time teachers supported by 3 full-time science technicians.  Lessons are taught in 13 purpose-built laboratories.  The College follows a balanced science programme at Key Stage 3, in line with the English National Curriculum.  At Key Stage 4 students take Edexcel IGCSE Separate Sciences.  At A Level, students follow Edexcel Physics and Chemistry courses and CIE Biology.  At all stages the College achieves excellent academic success. Experience of teaching Biology A Level will be seen as an advantage.

A high standard of written and spoken English is an essential requirement for all our positions.

Applicants should be willing to contribute in a positive manner to all aspects of the school vision including extra-curricular activities.

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. 

Our salary and benefits package is recognised as one of the best in the Middle East.  Our staff receive a generous tax-free salary, a monthly accommodation allowance, an annual flight allowance and a substantial settling in allowance. We also have an effective induction programme for all new staff to support relocation.  We welcome applications from Newly Qualified Teachers who have relevant experience and excellent references.

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 Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Application closing date is: 2 January 2018

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

Interviews to take place in the UK in January 2018

To apply please to go: www.dohacollege.com/vacancies. Applicants should complete a Doha College teaching application form.

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More about Doha College
Address: AL Waab Secondary & 6th Form Campus, PO Box 7506, Doha, Qatar
Telephone: +974 4407 6777