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Female Whole School Principal
Permanent vacancy in Ras al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
Job Reference:
Private  International , Nursery, Primary & Secondary School
Type of Post:
Permanent, Full Time
Application type :
Overseas & Local applicants accepted
Job Start Date:
ASAP Start
Contact Email:
Interview Format:
Face to Face, Telephone, Web Camera,
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Female Whole School Principal needed for August 2020
My client is a leading school in the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah, delivering the USA Common Core. I am seeking a strong, experienced Female Principal that ideally has experience of being a whole school Principal and someone that is well versed in the USA Common Core.
This is one of the most established schools in the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah. Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) is located about 45 minutes from Dubai and is a one of the most sought Emirates in the region, with its fantastic beaches and lifestyles. 
There are plenty of tourists that head out to RAK to get away from the hustle and bustle of Dubai and those that want a more quieter lifestyle after work. RAK is up and coming with more residential, commercial and entertainment on the rise.  SeekTeachers office is also located in Ras Al Khaimah and since being here, we have already noticed how this lovely Emirate is developing.
  1. Bachelors Degree
  2. Ideally a Master degree in Education Leadership/NPQH
  3. Ideally 3-5 years of management experience
  4. MUST have experience of the USA Common Core
  5. Must have proven experience of managing a school of 1500+ students
  6. Preference given to those that have GCC experience
  7. Ideally have experience of taking a school through AdvancED Accreditation
As a Principal, we are looking for someone that leads by example and someone that is willing to work at grass roots to raise the standards of teaching and learning but also be personable enough to engage parents and the community as well has, have a firm grasp of operational duties needed to take a school to high standards. The school
is located about 15 minutes from the centre of RAK, in a beautiful pupose built building serving an Emirati population of students.
The ideal candidate will be someone that has worked in am American school in the UAE or Middle East and is familiar in being in a local community of students and parents. A leader with experience to raise standards and bring consistency to a school that has huge potential but needs some guidance.
The school is looking for someone with excellent knowledge but somoene that is a good listener and is able to then reflect and invoke change managemengt effectively withough disrupting the existing set up
Salary Package
  1. TAX FREE up to 30,000 AED per month
  2. FREE furnished housing
  3. FREE medical cover
  4. FREE visa and UAE Residency cover
  5. FREE annual flights
  6. Gratuity Bonus
  7. A 2 year contract which is renewable
Now is the time to apply, as I will be able to help you secure an interview over Skype. Should things progress to the next stage the school will invite you for an interview in the UAE to meet with you in person with the HR and Governers of the school.
To ensure SeekTeachers is meeting the highest standards of recruitment and SafeGuarding all candidates must have a clean police record and outstanding references from their previous schools.

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Minimum Application Requirements

Minimum Qualification Requirement: M.Ed, B.Ed or a relevant Bachelor's Degree with a Teaching Qualification
3 Years
Type of Staff:
Only 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
Prefer candidates with international experience
Open University qualification(s) are NOT accepted
Experienced teachers with no qualification are NOT accepted
**M.Ed or NPQH is required
**Experience of teaching in the Middle East is beneficial to your application
**If you have experience of working in an Islamic environment/students is beneficial for you
**Experience of the USA Common Core is ESSENTIAL!

Remuneration Package

Salary Range:
A salary from 25,000 up to 30,000  AED (UAE Dirham) per month based on experience and qualification, TAX FREE
Based on application  fully furnished Housing provided
State/Public medical provided
Flight(s) provided annual flights are provided for the teacher
Bereavement Leave:
Bereavement leave given
Emergency Evacuation:
Emergency evacuation given
Gratuity Amount:
Gratuity Amount of the end of service bonus pay is 3 weeks per annum completed and paid at the end of the contract is provided
Contract Length:
2 years contract renewable on mutual agreement

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