Teaching Jobs - Head of High School

Job Description:

▪ Manage and develop the area’s educational system and the effective communication in collaboration.

▪ Wide-ranging future plans of organization, educational programs and services are developed and maintained for the School.
▪ Arrange the agenda of core curriculum meetings in consultation with the General Manager/Director General; Produce training materials, manuals or documentation accordingly.
▪ Establish annual goals and work plans that are consistent with the schools strategic plan and accepted program direction.
▪ Execute all decision of the organization, educational programs.
▪ Oversee the school circular and co-curricular programs and guidelines.
▪ Assists in progress of school development plans and accountability system in cooperation with the GM and supplementary coordinators.
▪ Models collaborative planning and shared decision-making
▪ Maintain proper order and discipline in the school.
▪ Submit to the GM a clear and detailed explanation of planned procedure.
▪ Develop and recommend policies, techniques and informational memoranda relative to the operational affairs of the school.
▪ Follows implemented policies and techniques in accordance with company policy priorities.
▪ Participate in the improvement, development and presentation of the annual budget
which include budget workshop and meetings.
▪ Keep up sufficient records for the schools, including a system of financial
accounts and personnel records.
▪ Facilitate the development of and implement a collaborative effort to seek
fulfilment and refinement of school vision, mission and beliefs and assists the
Head of the school in setting priorities for the school system.
▪ Implement the schools-adopted affirmative action plan
▪ Evaluates the school program, advises the head of school needs and makes
recommendations to the Board of meeting for those needs.
▪ Demonstrate knowledge of developments and trends in education
▪ Ensure that policies, procedures and school rules promote a safe, respectful and
healthy school environment.
▪ Administers the development, implementation and assessment of educational
program consistent with school’s standard
▪ Conducts reviews of total school program and advises school committee on
recommendations for the educational advancement of the schools
▪ Ensure that policies, procedures and school rules are following the rules of
international schools in Dammam and Ministry of Education regulations.

Required Qualifications:

• Bachelor Degree in Teaching Subject from a recognized University

  • Master Degree in Education or Leadership REQUIRED


• Must have excellent English skills

• Must have excellent management skills and able to deal effectively with student behaviour issues

Required Experience:

• Minimum 3 years teaching experience 

  • Minimum 3 years experience as Head of High School or in a similar position

• Culturally sensitive, dependable, flexible and able to work in a continuously changing environment

Monthly Salary Range:

Take Home monthly TAX FREE salary depending on qualifications and experience


FREE 1 bedroom furnished apartment provided, utilities paid for by the school

Health Insurance Coverage:

Health Insurance Coverage provided 

Annual Air Tickets:

Annual air tickets to home country provided


Annual summer vacations, winter and spring breaks, all government and religious holidays, sick leave, bereavement leave, and personal days are paid for, in accordance with Labour Laws, school policy and procedures.

Dependant School Fees:

50% discount for one child

Visa & Medical Check Fees:

Some initial paperwork and medical reports are necessary for employees to acquire on their own before traveling to Saudi Arabia, however school does provide for some reimbursement

End Of Service Benefit:

Gratuity of 21 days of basic salary as per Country Labor law.

Contract Period:

1 year contract - renewable


Saudi Arabia - Dammam

Paperwork Requirements:

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

Start Date:


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