Teaching Jobs - Attractive VICE PRINCIPAL Position

Job Description:


required for an International English School in the UAE for August 2018

 This school has a new, purpose built and thoughtfully designed state of the art building and is now expected to grow considerably over the next few years rising to a target roll of 1200 students KG1 – G12.

The school will have two large libraries, a cafeteria and dining room, clinic, a large multi-purpose sports hall, full size swimming pool, auditorium and theatre, Astroturf sports pitch, zoned playing and seated areas, dance and karate studio, fully equipped food technology room, multi-sensory room, performing arts studio, art room, design technology room, music room, science and robotics labs, full media suite and other specialist learning areas.

 Job Description:

Support the Principal of School and colleagues to ensure creativity, innovation and the use of appropriate new technologies to achieve excellence and nurture human wholeness.

Demonstrate the principles and practice of effective teaching and learning.

Maintain a consistent and continuous Academy-wide focus on student achievement, which reflects the agreed vision and values of the school.  Use data and benchmarks to monitor progress in student learning and support and facilitate colleagues in this.

Work with the Principal of School and lead colleagues in implementing strategies, which secure high standards of behaviour and attendance and reflect the School agreed values in their response to the needs of vulnerable individuals.

Participate in the monitoring, evaluation and review of classroom practice and promote improvement strategies.

Work with the Head of Departments to challenge underperformance at all levels and to implement effective corrective action and follow-up.

Manage conflict effectively, seeking positive outcomes and communicate with parents to attain this.

Participate in planning, allocation, support and evaluation of work undertaken by teams and individuals, giving professional leadership and delegating tasks as appropriate.

Attend professional development workshops and educational conferences in order to maintain and improve professional competence.

 Positions reporting to the Vice Principal of Middle-High School:

                                                  i.      Elementary Vice Principal

                                                ii.      Elementary Assistant Principal

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree from a recognized University
  • Master Degree in Education or Leadership
  • Must be fluent in English

Required Experience:

  • Minimum 5 years teaching experience at Secondary level with a North American Curriculum
  • Minimum 3 years experience as Secondary Vice Principal or similar Leadership position in using the North American Curriculum
  • EXTENSIVE EXPERIENCE using the North American Curriculum
  • Culturally sensitive, dependable, flexible and able to work in a continuously changing environment

Monthly Salary Range:

NET TAX FREE Monthly Salary of minimum 6800 USD depending on qualifications and years of experience


Yearly Housing Allowance of up to $23,000 USD

Health Insurance Coverage:

Provided for employee and spouse only. Candidate is responsible for other dependents

Annual Air Tickets:

Annual air tickets for employee only. Candidate is responsible for dependents. Relocation air ticket also provided at beginning and end of contract for employee only


In addition to official holidays, paid leave is allocated as per academic calendar and as per the country Labour law. Minimum 30 work days per year

Dependant School Fees:

Free tuition for employee children attending the same school as employee

Visa & Medical Check Fees:

VISA fees and Medical check done in the country for Residency Visa are paid for by the school for Employee only

End Of Service Benefit:

Receive 21 days basic salary for each full year of service. Plus economy air ticket to place of permanent residence according to Labour Law of the country

Contract Period:

2 year contract - renewable


UAE - Abu Dhabi

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 2018

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