Personal Assistant

Al Salam Community SchoolDubai

We are looking for a skilled and experienced Personal Assistant to join the Al Salam family.

If you have school experience in a similar role, then give us a chance to meet you. We expect you to have knowledge of various administrative tasks. We want to see a committed and approachable individual and be impressed with your effective interpersonal skills to support daily contact with a diverse multi-cultural population. You will hold significant customer service experience.


  • Proven experience as an Administrator
  • Excellent Arabic & English both spoken and written communication skills
  • Performing advanced diversified and confidential secretarial and administrative duties by independently preparing meeting agendas, memos, and correspondence.
  • Maintain the Executive's diary, booking appointments where necessary, to optimise the Executive's efficiency.
  • Completing a variety of non-routine assignments; coordinating busy and shifting office calendars including scheduling and coordinating meetings and/or conferences and attending meetings for the purpose of recording, preparing, and distributing minutes and reports.
  • Streamline all communications both internal and external with integrity.
  • Processing a considerable amount of confidential and sensitive information in support of administrative activities, which may include financial, student, or staff-related issues; serve as the primary liaison for the Executive.
  • Formatting, typing, proofreading, and editing correspondence, reports, and other material. Assembling attachments and corresponding material. Reviewing outgoing material for completeness, dates, and signatures.
  • Excellent organizational and office management skills; ability to multi-task and delegate assignments in a timely manner
  • Outstanding organizational ability
  • Problem-solving and conflict resolution skills
  • Good judgment and decision-making aptitude
  • Record-Keeping. Ensure all forms are completed & maintained and all information has been provided to the relevant department.
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Ability to relate to, motivate and empathize with a wide range of people from different backgrounds
  • Ability to work effectively in a multi-cultural environment and demonstrable respect for equality and diversity
  • A flexible approach, and the ability to cope with changes

Al Salam Recruitment Policy is designed to ensure that the most qualified, capable, and effective individuals are selected and recruited for the School’s community. Our children are ambitious about their futures and are looking for committed teachers who are capable of helping them succeed.

Every successful application is subject to Ministry of Labour Approval, and satisfactory reference checks.

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