Head of French, United Arab Emirates- Fujairah

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Fujairah Private AcademyUnited Arab Emirates- Fujairah
Date posted:
Start date: Mid-August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Tax Free Salary and expatriate benefits
Contract term: Permanent


Located on the Indian Ocean coast of the United Arab Emirates, 140 kilometres from Dubai, at the foot of the Hajar Mountains. Fujairah has a scenic beauty and wonderful beaches. The school is non-profit, non-selective and caters for 730 students aged 4-18 years. 90 % of these are from Arabic speaking backgrounds with 75 % of them being Emirati. The school was established in 1982 by the government of Fujairah as a non-profit organization. The school follows an adapted National Curriculum and students take GCSE and GCE A levels.

The school is an accredited  member of the British Schools in the Middle East Association and has also been awarded British Schools Overseas status by the Department for Education in England. 


We welcome applications from those with GCSE and  GCE AS/A2 experience, especially from applicants who have worked in similar schools in the Middle East. Applicants should have experience of the UK system of education, either in schools which are accredited members of the British Schools in the Middle East Association or accredited British system schools overseas or from schools located in the UK. Applicants require a BA a P.G.C.E or  B.Ed  in French from a UK university. Applicants should either be single with no accompanying dependents or as part of a married teaching couple where the spouse is seeking employment in the school. We offer a tax free salary, accommodation, utilities and return airfare.

To applicants who are flexible, energetic, open to a different cultural experience and tolerant of others and their points of view, we offer a pleasant working environment where children behave well and enjoy being in school. Staff joining us must be prepared to work beyond the school day and contribute to the extracurricular programme and to the school community. Applicants should send a brief CV (not supporting documents please) to receive details of package and the post to the Principal Ms Jan Brettingham at principal@fpa.sch.ae details of the school can be found on www.fpa.sch.ae.


More about Fujairah Private Academy
Address: PO Box 797, Fujairah, United Arab Emirates. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +971 9 2224001