Teacher of Art & Design (with possible Head of Department responsibility), Doha, Qatar

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Park House English SchoolDoha, Qatar

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Start date: 15th August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package.
Contract term: Permanent

Park House English School has been providing an exceptional education for over 25 years in Doha, Qatar. We are one of the longest established and most successful British schools and are looking to appoint an outstanding Teacher of Art & Design (Key Stage 3, GCSE and A-Level) to join our highly committed team of professionals.

Our Teachers

As a passionate educator you will have the highest expectations of all pupils in the school. The best interests of the pupils will be at the centre of everything you do. You will be an excellent communicator and confident with technology: someone who works well with colleagues, pupils and parents. Amongst other things, you’ll be well organised, enjoy being part of a team, have a good sense of humour, be keen to go the extra mile and will want to participate fully in the extra-curricular aspects of school life. You won’t be afraid of hard work and will be relentlessly focused on ensuring our pupils are given opportunities for success both in and beyond the classroom.

Our School

Park House English School was established in 1994 and as one of the leading British international schools in Qatar, we have an exceptional reputation. Demand for places at the school is extremely high.

Our thriving international student population is aged between 3 and 18 years old and from over 70 different nationalities. We follow a modified English National Curriculum, the International Primary Curriculum, GCSE and A Levels, taught by our strong team of committed and experienced teachers. Our students achieve amongst the highest results in the country in external examinations.

Located in a purpose built campus in Doha, our school is benefitting significantly from being a part of the U.K. based International Schools Partnership Group. With thirty-two schools in eight countries around the world, our pupils have the opportunity to participate in events such as the ISP Model United Nations (held this year in Malaysia) and the ISP Buddy Exchange Programme which will enable pupils to participate in reciprocal exchanges across our global network of schools for a period of up to one month.

To learn more about our school, please visit www.parkhouseschool.com.


The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary and benefits package, including fully subsidised accommodation (with access to swimming pools, fully equipped gym, spa, tennis courts, Costa Coffee shop and many other excellent facilities), generous utilities allowance, annual gratuity and annual flights to your home country. We also fly you  out at the beginning and end of your stay with us. As part of a larger schools group you will be able to take advantage of the development opportunities that come with that.

Selection Process

All application should be submitted online via the TES Portal and must include an up-to-date CV and Letter of Application (maximum 2 pages) You should also include the details of three professional referees. 

Park House English School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers and criminal record checks. Whilst NQTs are welcome to apply, priority will be given to those with more than 2 years of relevant experience.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 28th January. Early applications are encouraged.

First stage interviews may be conducted by Skype or telephone and interviews will take place in the UK in early February in Birmingham and London (alternative arrangements will be made for candidates already working overseas).

Start date: 15th August 2020

More about Park House English School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: 990 Mesaimeer Road, PO Box 22215, Doha, Qatar. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +974 468 3800
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Park House English School was established in 1994 and is a co-educational private English school. The school aims to provide a first class education for each student and to give every child a happy and challenging experience, equipping them with the ...