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Head of English Department, Muscat Oman (ASAP START)
Permanent vacancy in Muscat, Oman
Job Reference:
Private  International , Secondary High School
Type of Post:
Permanent, Full Time
Application type :
Overseas & Local applicants accepted
Feb 16, 2020
Job Start Date:
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Head of English Opportunity in Muscat, Oman| American Curriculum Common Core| ASAP START

If you are an experienced H.O.D or a highly Experienced English Teacher seeking an opportunity to grow into Middle Leadership and would relish the opportunity to experience the Traditional Wonders of the Middle East, then we at Seek Teachers have an opportunity for you! Our Client, a private international school in Muscat, Oman, have reached out to SeekTeachers recently, making us aware that they will be hiring a highly talented Head of English, to lead an already thriving department. 

The school places huge emphasis on creativity, innovation and has passion for discovery-based learning. The school aims to empower all their students to adapt to a world that is ever developing and changing. The school offers excellent teaching and learning facilities such as state of the art Libraries, enriched with both Western and Middle Eastern Literature, State of the Art Science Laboratories,  as well as a huge range of modern-day resources and equipment to facilitate a practical approach to both teaching and learning. We are seeking an individual who possesses the ability to deliver OUTSTANDING English Lessons, is confident with regards to the teaching of those with English as an Additional Language and has the ability to confidently LEAD a department and COMMUNICATE effective ideas and strategies with regards to both TEACHING and LEARNING to their department.

Teachers will possess the ability to support students in developing their understanding in the field of Science. Teachers will aim to provide students with a solid foundation in which they can develop their skills. The aim of the teacher  will be to support collaboration, encourage ethical behaviors, utilize new technologies and one whom promotes LIFELONG LEARNING.

Salary & Benefits:

**Highly Competitive, Tax Free Salary 

**Free, fully furnished Housing;

**FREE Annual Flight Ticket Home;
**FREE International Health Insurance;
**FREE Visa;

**Gratuity Bonus
(An additional month’s salary awarded for every year of service to the school)
**1 and a half year contract renewable
The Ideal Applicant:

The ideal candidate will possess excellent leadership skills and will possess an inept ability to communicate ideas and strategies to a department of English Teachers. The ideal applicant will have a history of providing highly engaging lessons with the use of modern-day literature and other forms of media. Emphasis will be placed on engaging students by using Novels, Texts and the incorporation of Information Technology in the class. The ideal candidate will be expected to have a minimum of three years teaching experience in the field, and references will indicate a track record of a history of effective teaching. The Head of English  will also be expected to promote cohesion and professionalism and serve as a role model to all on daily basis.

Education and Qualifications:

**Bachelor's Degree in English or relative field

 **Valid American Teaching License, PGCE with English as a specialism, Bachelors of Education or SACE Certification

 **Ideally 3 years or more fully qualified teaching experience

 **Experience with the American Common Core Curriculum
The Opportunity

Oman is one of the most sought-after destinations in the world for teachers and other professionals to take their skill set because of its glorious weather, gorgeous picturesque views and hugely competitive TAX-FREE SALARIES.

Oman also delivers an INCREDIBLY HIGH STANDARD OF LIVING as it is home to some of the world gorgeous golden beaches, crystal blue sea, traditional and state of the art architecture, as wonderful wildlife centers, museums and restaurants.

Due to it being such an attractive destination for professionals globally, Oman has developed a very international, expat, population consisting of British, American, Canadian, Australian, New Zealand and South African citizens.

Oman is also incredibly safe country with one of the world’s lowest crime rates, so it's a particularly good environment to raise young children. The standard of healthcare in Oman is exceptionally high, both in the public and the private sectors.

Living and working in Oman offers the opportunity for individuals and families alike to enjoy life in beautiful surroundings and earn incredibly competitive salaries also.

So, what could you possibly be waiting for?

If you feel as if you meet the requirements mentioned above and would like to explore all the wonders that Oman has to offer, send your CV  with the subject title 'English HOD - Oman' to Damian@SeekTeachers.com for the opportunity to interview with this wonderful school and take your skill set to the Middle East.

Alternatively, you can reach out directly on +44 203 455 0195 for further information about this incredible opportunity.

Minimum Application Requirements

Minimum Qualification Requirement: Relevant Bachelor's Degree with a Full Teacher Certification
3 Years
Type of Staff:
Male or Female can apply to this job
Must be western trained (USA, Canada, UK, Scotland, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand & South Africa)
Must be a native speaker of English
Newly Qualified Teachers are NOT considered
A Newly Qualified Teachers program is not provided
International experience is not necessary to apply
Open University qualification(s) are NOT accepted
Teachers with a degree but no teaching qualification are NOT accepted
Experienced teachers with no qualification are NOT accepted
Non-western trained teachers who have international education experience international educational institute before are accepted

Remuneration Package

Salary Range:
Salary is negotiable based on experience and qualification, TAX FREE
Suitable for family  fully furnished Housing provided
Private medical provided
Flight(s) provided
Utility Bills:
Medical Insurance:
Medical insurance of value Given
Life Insurance:
Life insurance given
Gratuity Amount:
Gratuity Amount of An additional month’s salary awarded for every year of service to the school is provided
Contract Length:
Project Based contract renewable on mutual agreement
Additional information:
The school will grant the successful applicant a 1.5 Year Contract with the possibility of renewal in August 2021 

Important Information

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Please Note: The job description and requirements above have come directly from the employer and not from SeekTeachers. This is an overseas position with different cultural beliefs and a segregated learning policy and as such it satisfies the criteria of a genuine requirement for the post, under schedule 9 of the Equality Act 2010.

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