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Job details
Employer British School of Bahrain
Location Bahrain
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Fixed Term
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed


The British School of Bahrain

The British School of Bahrain is committed to providing a high quality, affordable international education that represents excellent value for money. We are a selective, coeducational, independent Kindergarten-through-Year 13 school. Our curriculum is based on the British National Curriculum, with some adaptations to the local context, but we are a truly international school as our students come from a wide variety of backgrounds. 

Teaching Environment

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 latest QAA inspection, we have high expectations for our students’ achievements and we deliver a high quality education, across a child’s whole journey through the school years, which provides our graduating students with a passport to the best universities and colleges, and careers around the world.

Teacher of History

By Sept 2017, we require an outstanding, dynamic, and motivated teacher to join our team in our secondary school, who has a passion for teaching History and is able to achieve high levels of learning. 

We are looking for a reflective practitioner who has :

  • Excellent knowledge of subject content and pedagogy
  • A degree and PGCE or B. ED or the equivalent
  • Experience of teaching History to A2 or IB Diploma level.
  • High expectations and aspirations for all children
  • A commitment to the overall development of young people
  • Confidence in the use of IT to enhance learning
  • CRB

Previous teaching experience in a high-performing international school 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, and annual flight allowance and relocation assistance.


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post is subject to background checks as well as with the Criminal Records Bureau (CRB).

To apply for this position please send to :

  • Your CV with recent photograph
  • Copy of educational qualifications
  • A brief covering letter including your Skype address
  • The names and contact details of two professional referees, one of whom must be your most recent employer

By applying, we assume referees may be contacted prior to interview unless otherwise stated by you.

Please include ‘Teacher of History’ the subject field of your e-mail.
For non-local candidates, initial interviews for this position will take place via Skype.

Closing date: Wednesday 12th May 2017 – 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

British School of Bahrain
PO Box 30733
Kingdom of Bahrain
Telephone: +973 176 10920
Facsimile: +973 176 10371

About the employer

Information about British School of Bahrain
Org type Mainstream School
Phase All-through with sixth form
Funding status Independent
Gender Mixed
Age range 3 - 18 years
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Locations and contacts

Building 1060
Road 1425
Block 1014
+973 176 10371