Year 1 Teacher, United Arab Emirates

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Fujairah Private AcademyUnited Arab Emirates
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term


Salary: Tax Free Salary and expatriate benefits

Location United Arab Emirates - Fujairah

Contract type  Full time

Contract term Permanent  -  5 term contract to June 2019

Start date 07  January 2018

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 750  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 SATs at KS2, 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.

For January 2018Applicants require either a Cert Ed or its equivalent, a  B.Ed or PGCE in Primary Education from UK or Australia or New Zealand. They should be experienced in the education of children from 4-8 years and this needs to be highlighted on the CV presented. Applicants should be fluent speakers of English. This is a single unaccompanied position. We offer a tax free salary, accommodation, utilities and return airfare to point of recruitment.

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 details of the school can be found on

Due to the volume of responses we regret we are unable to respond to those who do not comply with the terms of this advertisement.



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Address: PO Box 797, Fujairah, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 9 2224001