Teaching Jobs - Director of Educational Organization - Relocate from UK to UAE

Job Description:

An Organization in the Middle East is seeking to fill a vacancy for a Director of their Education facility. (Details of Organization and location will be given to candidates who are shortlisted for an interview)

The Director is responsible for developing and implementing policies, programs, and curriculum activities. Responsible for daily Operational activities.

Can formulate strategic plans and provide leadership in an educational community of students and staff.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for planning and implementing the programs of the Organization within the following programs (Nursing, Pharmacology, Physiotherapy, Emergency Response & others)
  • Provides leadership and guidance to the organization by assisting the Board and staff with the development of long range and annual plans & with the evaluation and reporting of progress on plans
  • Builds and maintains strong relationships with all stakeholders
  • Actively engages with the local community, including business, industry and schools in order to promote the organization and to assist in sponsorship of students and graduate placements
  • Promote student recruitment activities and ensures appropriate standards of testing of applicants
  • Develops a Strategic Plan for the organization in collaboration with all managers
  • Recommends Policies and Procedures on strategic and operational matters
  • Oversees faculty and staff Recruitment, Professional Growth and Development, Retention, and Performance Evaluation
  • Develops and maintains the relationship between the organization and other educational institutions and special projects
  • Oversees successful accreditation of programs and manages the facilities including effective utilization of space and equipment throughout the organization
  • The Director works as a key member of the Strategic Leadership Team


Required Qualifications:

  • PhD in Health Science Subject, Organization Management or Education
  • Master Degree in Health Science is a minimum requirement
  • Excellent English Skills and could pass an Academic IELTS with a Band of 7

Required Experience:

  • 5 - 10 years experience at Senior Management Level of a Higher Vocation Education organization 
  • 5 years of experience working in your field of expertise 
  • 3 - 5 years experience in Teaching or Training
  • Demonstrated success working within a high performing Educational organization
  • International experience in a similar capacity is an Asset
  • Cultural Diversity

Monthly Salary Range:

TAX FREE MONTHLY Salary Range up to 65,000 AED depending on Qualifications, Experience and Marital Status


Housing Allowance is INCLUDED as part of the above Salary. You can decide the amount you want to spend for housing out of your salary.

Benefits:  Cash Relocation Allowance of 35,000 AED given at beginning of contract. Half upon arrival and half after probation period.

Health Insurance Coverage:

Medical Coverage with emergency worldwide For spouse and up to 3 dependants

Annual Air Tickets:

Cash Allowance for Annual Return Airfare for employee, spouse and up to 3 dependants, depending on location of home country.

Relocation tickets for all sent at beginning of contract


Minimum 35 working days, plus national holidays and term breaks.  According to the Academic Calendar

Dependant School Fees:

Tuition fees paid, for up to 3 dependants up to age 18 and residing with employee

Visa & Medical Check Fees:

Sponsorship and fees covered by employer for employee only. Employee must pay for their dependants

End Of Service Benefit:

Return airfare to home country for all, plus one month Basic Salary as a bonus, for each year completed, paid at the end of service, as per labour law of country

Contract Period:

Renewable on yearly basis



Paperwork Requirements:

Notarized and Attested academic degrees, transcripts, marriage and dependant birth certificates. You will be advised of school requirements

Start Date:

January 2021

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