Accountancy and Economics Teacher, Qatar

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Qatar International SchoolQatar

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Start date: Late August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Highly Competitive Tax-Free Package
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The School

Qatar International School is a 3-18 international school that operates a British system of Education based on the National Curriculum of England and Wales.

The school is led by a team of experienced British trained professionals. Qatar International School has an outstanding reputation in Doha and results are well above the national average for Qatar as well as the international average for similar schools.

This successful school based in central Doha has a strong leadership team, offers excellent teaching facilities and small class sizes (around 22 students  in each class)

A high percentage of students successfully apply to universities across the world.

The Business Studies department

Our Business Studies department is constantly aspiring to be an innovative, inspiring and caring place to work.

We have five full-time teachers – including a Head and Deputy Head of the department – plus two members of the Senior Leadership Team who teach part-time. Each teacher has their own classroom located in our new, well-resourced Business Studies Suite. 

Our students enjoy Business, Accounting and Economics to both AS and A Level, as well as Business Studies, Accounting, Economics and Enterprise at IGCSE level.  All subjects follow the Cambridge International Examinations courses, with the students consistently achieving outstanding results.  These courses have proved to be very popular with both parents and students alike, with the number of students opting for them increasing each year. This has consequently provided all the department’s teachers the opportunity to teach KS4 and KS5 classes. 

The inclusive education we provide helps prepare our students for the ever-evolving challenges of today's world. Emphasis is placed on presenting outstanding lessons, raising students’ satisfaction, and supporting them to fulfil their potential. 

The Location 

Doha is the capital city and central focus of Qatar. The city has a large proportion of expats and as a result is extremely diverse.
Qatar offers a warm, sunny climate throughout the year.
Expats can visit the souqs for spices and traditional clothing, enjoy local food and drinks in the streets. There are various modern malls throughout the city.
There are also many modern areas in Doha to visit in the evenings including international restaurants offering excellent food.

The Role

We are proud to be one of the best international schools in the world. For the academic year beginning September 2019, we’re looking for an outstanding Accountancy and Economics Teacher to join our friendly, professional and highly successful secondary team.

As a successful candidate, you’ll be offered a highly competitive employment package, plus ample opportunity for career development. You will also become part of a genuinely supportive, ambitious and motivated team. In return, you’ll use your extensive qualifications, skills and experience to deliver fantastic learning opportunities for our students. 

If you are an enthusiastic and well-qualified teacher from the UK – able to teach your subject to A Level – we’d love to hear from you.

You’ll be responsible for planning and delivering high quality lessons that engage and challenge your students. You’ll have high standards and expectations in every element of your work.

To be considered for a vacancy, you should:

  • Hold relevant educational qualifications (typically a good degree and a PGCE) from a reputable UK university.
  • Have experience of teaching your subjects to A Level.
  • Be keen to develop your career, supported by our world-class professional development opportunities. 
  • Genuinely love what you do – showing enthusiasm, creativity and energy.
  • Be a real team player, always prepared to go the extra mile and support your colleagues as we reach our goal: to become the best International School in the world.


As a BSO accredited school we can accept applications from outstanding newly-qualified teachers (NQTs), whom we can support through to QTS sign-off. 

There will be excellent opportunities for career development and promotion in this post. And, for a suitability qualified and experienced candidate, there is the possibility of a Head of Department role.

The post requires all successful applicants to have recent experience of delivering the National Curriculum in the British System, preferably with a minimum of two years.

Salary

Highly competitive tax-free package including accommodation, flights, generous paid annual leave, travel allowance and comprehensive private medical insurance

The Package

  • Tax free-Teaching salary paid in Qatari Riyals.
  • This equates to a yearly tax-free salary dependent on exchange rate and teaching experience.
  • Furnished accommodation and utilities allowances included.
  • Transport allowance and benefits including excellent private health cover.

Minimum Requirements

Applicants must be UK qualified teachers with a relevant teaching qualification including QTS.

The school can consider applications from strong Newly Qualified Teachers.

How to apply

Please send your CV and supporting letter addressed to the Principal, Mr Deane Baker:

  • Letter of Application: 2 pages maximum
  • CV (maximum of three pages - to include VISA details)
  • A recent photo
  • A list of at least three referees - the list should include their names, positions, current email addresses and phone number. One of your referees must be from your present school or employer.


Please log on to this site to watch our concise recruitment videos on page 1 and page 2 to find out more about our school and view our accommodation. http://www.hays.co.uk/jobs/qis/

Please call Penny Kontopyrghou on 00447595 968 600 for more information or email your CV and questions to QIS.education@hays.com

Please send your application including a CV and supporting letter to QIS.education@hays.com including the following information for VISA purposes:

  1. Date of birth
  2. Marital status
  3. Your Nationality
  4. Number of dependants
  5. If applicable the Nationality of your Wife/Husband/ Nationality of your children


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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: PO Box 5697, United Nations Street, Doha, Qatar.
Telephone: +974 483 3456
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Qatar International School is an English-speaking private day school located in Doha, the capital city of the State of Qatar. The school follows the latestNational Curriculum of England and Wales for students ranging between 3 and 18 years of age.

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