French Teacher, Doha Qatar

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Gheras International SchoolDoha Qatar

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Start date: August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: USD 1,500
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Required Specifications: 

1. Educated to a Bachelor’s Degree level in Education or related field. 

2. At least 3 years’ experience teaching in British Curriculum schools (EYFS or Primary level). 

3. Fluent in French with excellent verbal skills. 

Reporting to: School Principal 

Tasks and Duties: 

▪ To teach the class assigned by the school Principal .Work within all school policies and guidelines. 

▪ Plan, prepare and deliver effective lessons in line with the School curricular aims. 

▪ Provide suitable academic challenges that will allow each pupil to reach his or her potential. 

▪ Self-evaluate and review teaching methods, materials and schemes of work and make changes as appropriate. 

▪ Commit to in-service training (INSET) and continuing professional development (CPD).

▪ Maintain a well-managed classroom with a good work ethos.

▪ Assess pupils’ work effectively in a timely fashion and provide appropriate comments.

▪ Maintain an up-to-date knowledge of the areas of the curriculum you teach.

▪ Maintain records and write reports on pupils’ progress and development 

▪ Discuss progress with pupils, parents and colleagues.

▪ Provide cover for absent colleagues if necessary. 

▪ Attend year meetings, staff meetings, parents’ evenings and whole school events.

▪ To make an active contribution to the school’s Enrichment program and Inter House events’ program.

▪ As a Form Teacher undertake pastoral duties as required and to be responsible for the social and emotional development of the children in that form. 

▪ Provide opportunities to foster the spiritual, moral, social and cultural development of all pupils.

▪ To undertake supervisory duties in line with published rotas. 

This list is not exhaustive. All teachers are expected to fulfil any reasonable request made by the School Principal. 

Applicant Specifications:

We are looking to appoint a person who in interview and by virtue of their qualifications and experience best demonstrates that he/she is suitably qualified for the responsibilities of the post.

▪ Has the ability to fulfil the responsibilities of the post with energy, enthusiasm and excellence. 

▪ Has strong interpersonal and communication skills.

▪ Has good listening skills and respect for all pupils.

▪ Has the ability to explain things clearly in an appropriate manner to the relevant age group.

▪ Has the ability to form relationships and to motivate school pupils. 

▪ Has the ability to generate enthusiasm for the work of the year group to which your form belongs.

▪ Has the ability to achieve high standards in teaching effectively to the required age group – measured in the pupil’s application of the material taught, classroom management and assessment, recording and reporting pupils’ progress.

▪ Is willing to be actively involved in the Enrichment program and the Inter House events program. 

▪ Has a commitment to personal and professional development. 

▪ Can adapt to living in a demanding environment. 

▪ Has a sense of humor.

▪ Can thrive in what can sometimes be a challenging environment. 

▪ Is prepared to go the extra mile at time when it is needed. 


Accommodation to be provided by the School

Annual Leave: Thirty (30) Calendar days as per School Policy

Ticket Allowance: Round trip Standard tickets annually

Health Insurance: Private medical coverage to be provided after probation period 

Contract Duration: Three (3) Years 

Contract Type: Permanent 

Probation Period: Three (3) months subject for extension up to six (6) months

Working hours: Eight (8) hours daily - Sunday to Thursday 

Weekend: Friday & Saturday 

Joining Date: 19 August 2018 

More about Gheras International School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years