Teaching Jobs - Vice Principal of Middle School

Job Description:

An excellent American School in the Middle East region is looking for a candidate to fill the position of Vice Principal of Middle School. This position assumes responsibility for implementing and managing the policies, regulations, and procedures of the School Board to ensure that all students meet and exceed the Core Curriculum Content Standards, following the approved curricula and directives of the school.

To oversee data, curriculum, and instructional practices at the school. This is a critical position at the school and the candidate should have multifaceted experience with all school operations (Human Resources, Budgeting, Teacher Professional Development, etc). This position reports to the Principal and will take on critical projects to improve the schools instructional and operational capacity.

Achieving academic excellence requires that the Vice Principal works collaboratively to lead and nurture members of the school staff and to communicate effectively with parents and members of the community. Inherent in the position are the responsibilities for discipline of students, supervision of staff, curriculum development, program evaluation, supervision of extracurricular activities, financial management.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Middle School Teaching Subject 
  • Master Degree in Education or Leadership
  • Teaching License for Middle School subject (preferably in American Curriculum)
  • Excellent English skills and could pass an IELTS at band 7 or Toefl above 102
  • Excellent inter-personal relationship and management skills

Required Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years teaching experience at Middle School grades
  • Minimum 5 years Vice Principal experience at Middle School grade levels (preferably with American Curriculum)
  • Experience in Curriculum Development, Planning and working with Data reports
  • Experience in Human Resources, Budgeting and Teacher Professional Development
  • Proven track record of leading in an outstanding school

Monthly Salary Range:

TAX FREE Monthly Salary Range of $6,000 - $8,168 USD depending on qualifications and experience


Yearly Housing Allowance from $19,000 - 21,800 USD depending on family status

Health Insurance Coverage:

Medical Health Insurance provided for employee only

Annual Air Tickets:

Cash equivalent for return annual air ticket back to home country for employee only


According to School Academic Calendar, minimum 30 work days, plus country national holidays and term breaks

Dependant School Fees:

Discount of 100% for first child and 50% for second child attending same school as employee

Visa & Medical Check Fees:

Fees will be paid for acquiring Residency Visa once in the UAE for employee only

End Of Service Benefit:

One month Basic Salary paid for each year worked at end of service, as per Labor law

Contract Period:

3 year contract – renewable


Middle East

Paperwork Requirements:

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

Start Date:

August 2024

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