Early Years Classroom Teacher required to start in August 2020 at Qatar International School based in Doha, Qatar
Start Date: August 2020
Duration: Two-year contract
Salary: Highly competitive tax-free package including accommodation, flights, generous paid annual leave, travel allowance and comprehensive private medical insurance
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Please call Penny Kontopyrghou on 00447595 968 600 for more information or email your CV and questions to QIS.email@example.com
Penny has visited the school, met with the leadership team on many occasions and placed a large number of teachers at this school so we can recommend QIS as a great school to start and progress your international career
NQTs are welcome to apply.
Our happy, supportive and tremendously successful primary team is proud to be one of the best in the world. We are looking for an outstanding new Early Years teacher to join us for the start of the next academic year.
If you are a UK-qualified teacher with experience of delivering the English National Curriculum in Early Years – and you have a creative, positive and professional attitude – we would love to hear from you.
As part of our Early Years team, you will be responsible for planning and delivering the best quality classroom experience to engage and challenge your students. You will have high standards and expectations in every element of your work.
To be considered for a vacancy, you should:
• Hold relevant educational qualifications from a reputable UK university.
• Have experience of teaching in a UK Early Years setting.
• Demonstrate good knowledge or understanding of continuous provision.
• Be keen to develop your career, supported by our world-class professional development opportunities.
• Genuinely love what you do – showing plenty of enthusiasm, creativity and energy.
• Be a real team player, always prepared to go the extra mile and support your colleagues as we reach our goal: to become the best International School in the world.
As a BSO accredited school we can accept applications from outstanding newly-qualified teachers (NQTs), whom we can support through to QTS sign-off.
There will be excellent opportunities for career development and promotion in this post. And, for a suitability qualified and experienced candidate, there is the possibility of a Head of Department role.
Qatar International School is a 3-18 international school that operates a British system of Education based on the National Curriculum of England and Wales.
The school is led by a team of experienced British trained professionals. Qatar International School has an outstanding reputation in Doha and results are well above the national average for Qatar as well as the international average for similar schools
This successful school based in central Doha has a strong leadership team, offers excellent teaching facilities and small class sizes (around 22 students in each class)
A high percentage of students successfully apply to universities across the world.
The post requires all successful applicants to have recent experience of delivering the National Curriculum in the British System, preferably with a minimum of two years.
NQT’s are welcome to apply.
QIS Early Years
Our primary school – currently comprised of about 1,000 students – is a vibrant, fun and multicultural place of learning. It offers an engaging and warm environment, where children and staff alike are encouraged to investigate and develop their curiosity.
In Early Years, our students enjoy a thematic curriculum delivered through continuous provision, plus specialist lessons for Arabic, Islamic Studies, PE and Music. Our class teachers are highly trained in programmes such as Talk 4 Writing and Read-Write-Inc, which we use to enrich the children’s learning.
In addition to teams of six teachers and six support staff in FS1 and FS2, there are more than 60 teaching staff and 24 teaching assistants across the whole of the primary school. We are a stable and long-serving cohort, and we enjoy what we do.
If you would like to join us, please get in touch today.
Doha is the capital city and central focus of Qatar. The city has a large proportion of expats and as a result is extremely diverse.
Qatar offers a warm, sunny climate throughout the year.
Expats can visit the souqs for spices and traditional clothing, enjoy local food and drinks in the streets. There are various modern malls throughout the city.
There are also many modern areas in Doha to visit in the evenings including international restaurants offering excellent food.
In return, we offer a generous sponsored employment package including:
• competitive tax-free salary
• annual return flights home
• good quality, free accommodation (including an on-site gym and pool) with free utilities
• private health insurance for Qatar and home country
• end-of service gratuity
• some of the best CPD and training opportunities in the region
• a friendly and rewarding working environment.
Applicants must be UK qualified teachers with a relevant teaching qualification including QTS.
The school can consider applications from strong Newly Qualified Teachers
How to Apply
Please send your CV and supporting letter addressed to the Principal, Mr Deane Baker:
• Letter of Application: 2 pages maximum
• CV (maximum of three pages – to include VISA details)
• A list of at least three referees – the list should include their names, positions, current email addresses and phone number. One of your referees must be from your present school or employer
Please send your application including a CV and supporting letter to QIS.firstname.lastname@example.org including the following information for VISA purposes
1. Date of birth
2. Marital status
3. Your Nationality
4. Number of dependants
If applicable the Nationality of your Wife/Husband/ Nationality of your children.