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Early Years Class Teacher (Pre-school or Reception)

King's College RiyadhSaudi Arabia

The Opportunity

Due to expansion, King’s College Riyadh is seeking to appoint an outstanding Early Years Class Teacher for January 2022 or earlier. This is an exceptional and rare opportunity for someone who has the qualities, skills, and experience to develop King’s College into the leading British curriculum school in the city.

The school provides teachers with excellent opportunities for career development and progression to middle leadership positions and beyond.

The School

Opening in August 2021, King’s College Riyadh is Saudi Arabia’s first, premium, British school established in partnership with a prestigious UK brand. This is a genuine partnership with King’s College UK, who have been educating students for over 140 years. Set on a well-situated campus in the north west of Riyadh, pupils and teachers at King’s College benefit from first-class facilities for both academic and co-curricular learning.

The Person

The successful candidate will be someone who:     

  • can deliver well-planned, engaging and creative learning experiences for their pupils.     
  • can deliver an appropriately broad, balanced, relevant and differentiated EYFS curriculum for all pupils in their care.      
  • has excellent classroom practice and experience of teaching either pre-school/nursery/FS1 or Reception/FS2 children.     
  • will contribute to the co-curricular programme and whole-school activities in a committed and enthusiastic manner.     
  • will work co-operatively and supportively with all members of staff.     
  • has a growth mindset and prepared to go the extra mile.     
  • has a UK recognised undergraduate degree, teaching qualification (either B.Ed or PGCE) and QTS.

Package Details 

  • A competitive, annual tax-free salary      
  • An end of service payment     
  • Start and end of contract flights     
  • Annual return flight allowance     
  • Tuition fee concession at King’s College Riyadh     
  • Medical insurance     
  • Visa costs

How to Apply

In order to apply, please click on the Apply Now button - here you will be able to download an application form and upload it via TES. Applications without this completed form will not be considered. 

After considering the details of the candidate information pack, job description and person specification, complete all sections of the application form including the supporting statement that sets out your interest in this position, how you meet the requirements of the role and your ambitions for the school.

The closing date for applications is Friday 24th September 2021.

Shortlisted candidates will be notified and interviews arranged accordingly. King’s College Riyadh reserves the right to appoint before the closing date.

For more information or an informal conversation please contact Please upload your completed King's College application form and supporting statement to the TES website. CVs on their own will not be considered.

Safeguarding and Privacy

King’s College Riyadh is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to respect this commitment. The post is subject to applicants providing a satisfactory Police Clearance Certificate from their home country that is less than 6 months old.

By applying for this post, you agree to your data being held and processed by King’s College Riyadh and its affiliates. If you are appointed to the post you also agree to additional information, including sensitive data such as bank details and medical information, being held by King’s College Riyadh and its affiliates.

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