Teaching Jobs - Vice Principal

Job Description:

An International English school in the UAE with brand new facilities and forward thinking Management is looking for a Vice Principal to support the Principal and colleagues to ensure creativity, innovation and the use of appropriate new technologies to achieve excellence and nurture human wholeness.

The job of the K-12 Senior Vice Principal was established for the purpose/s of providing support to the instructional process with specific responsibility for directing assigned programs and services for the whole school; heavily involved in the day-to-day operations as they relate to students and faculty as a whole.

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.  


Required Qualifications:

• Bachelor Degree in a teaching discipline from a recognized University

• Master Degree in Education or Leadership or equivalent Certification

• A Teaching License or equivalent. Preference will be given to holders of teaching license issued from the following countries: UK, US, CA, AU, NZ, ZA, Scandinavian countries

• Must be fluent in English with minimum 6.5 IELTS score or equivalent

Required Experience:

• Minimum 4 years teaching experience at Secondary level

• Minimum 3 years experience as Secondary Vice Principal

• Must be experienced using the American Curriculum and with AP courses

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

Monthly Salary Range:

Competitive TAX FREE Monthly Salary of approximately 25,000 AED depending on qualifications and years of experience


Yearly Housing Allowance 85,000 AED

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:

As soon as possible

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