Department Head- Humanities, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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The Sheikh Zayed Academy for GirlsAbu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

Contract term: 2 Years, with annual option to renew thereafter

The Sheikh Zayed Private Academy for Girls is looking to expand our international teaching staff. We believe that outstanding teachers are the cornerstone of an outstanding school. By building on our teachers’ pedagogical practice through ongoing professional development we best serve the educational needs of our students and honor the concept of lifelong learning.

Candidates must hold a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Humanities, and at least 3 years experience in a Head of Department role. In return, we offer a competitive salary; high quality accommodation with excellent facilities, mostly including gym and pool; annual vacation flights; and comprehensive medical insurance.

Please submit your CV, accompanied by a brief letter of application, outlining your career so far and ambitions within the education profession.

The closing date for applications is May 30, 2018.

We will then contact the most suitable candidates to invite them for Skype interviews immediately following.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Humanities

  • PGCE or equivalent qualification in Education

  • A minimum of 2 years teaching experience, 3 years as a Head of Department

  • A clean enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services check or police check

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More about The Sheikh Zayed Academy for Girls
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: PO Box 42989, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 2 619 5555