APPOINTMENT FOR AUGUST 2019
The British School of Bahrain
The British School of Bahrain is committed to providing a high quality, international education for expatriate and local students in the Kingdom of Bahrain. We are a selective, coeducational, independent Nursery-through-Year 13 school. Our curriculum is based on the National Curriculum for England and Wales, with some adaptations to the local context and offers IGCSE and A Level/BTEC examinations. We are a truly international school and our students and staff come from a wide variety of backgrounds. BSB has a diverse student population of above 2900 students from over 70 nationalities and our students are a joy to teach.
As an international school located in Bahrain, we value and celebrate the rich diversity of the many nationalities, religions, cultures and traditions of all our students and we aim to provide a safe, inclusive and caring environment in which young people can learn to live and work together in a spirit of harmony and mutual respect. Each student is encouraged to play an active role in school life, both in and out of the classroom.
Judged as ‘Outstanding’ in our most recent QQA inspection, we have high expectations of our students throughout their educational journey. Our aim is to provide our graduating students with a passport to the best universities, colleges and careers around the world.
Head of Music and Teacher of Music
We are seeking an outstanding, committed and energetic teacher to join and lead the department as Head of Music starting in August 2019. The candidate must be a team player and must have a passion to lead a team and be able to achieve high levels of learning.
We are looking for a reflective practitioner who has:
● Enhanced disclosure from the DBS or equivalent, and who are committed to the welfare of all children
● A degree and PGCE or B. ED or the equivalent. This must be in the subject you apply to teach.
● Successful experience of Secondary School teaching experience (up to A-Level)
● Confidence with the use of IT in teaching
● High expectations and aspirations for all students
● A commitment to the overall development of young people
Previous teaching experience in a high-performing international school, including preparing students for Oxbridge, is an advantage.
To be considered for this position you will need to meet our qualifications and experience requirements.
In return we offer an attractive expatriate remuneration package, including competitive salary, housing allowance, health insurance, annual flight and relocation assistance.
The British School of Bahrain is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants will undergo rigorous child protection screening including checks with past employers and an enhanced DBS check.
To apply for this position please send your CV and educational qualifications to email@example.com, or you can apply directly by submitting your online TES application form.
We request references for all candidates that we invite to interview.
For non-local candidates, initial interviews for this position will take place via Skype.
Closing date: 31st May 2019 – 3.00 pm Bahrain time (GMT +02.00 hours). As a school we reserve the right to make an earlier appointment and candidates are asked to make early applications.
If you would like to find out more about our school please visit www.britishschoolbahrain.com
British School of Bahrain
PO Box 30733
Kingdom of Bahrain
Telephone: +973 176 10920
Facsimile: +973 176 10371