School Counsellor - August 2021
Curriculum: UK Curriculum
Salary: 9000 - 13,000 QR per month depending on qualifications and experience
Accommodation: Single furnished accommodation
Experience: One year experience upwards
Contract: 2 years
This school opened in 1993 to meet the need for an educational facility which would provide a broad and balanced curriculum based on the English National Curriculum and also offer an Arabic Language and Islamic Studies programme for local international students. The school is housed in modern purpose built facilities of a coeducational programme up until Year Five and a segregated programme from Year Six onwards.
From a small beginning in two villas, the school has rapidly developed and now occupies two large modern purpose built premises with all facilities available to educate students to a high standard.
The school accommodates just over 1300 students, 75% of whom are local Qataris. Facilities are good including the usual array of laboratories, ICT suites, media rooms, a swimming pool and astro-turf football pitch.
Qatar is an excellent choice of location for international teaching, with a thriving expat community it is an ideal place to learn new skills and enhance your career. It is fast becoming a rival to Dubai for the location of choice for those heading to the Middle East. You will have access to International events, concerts, local sports clubs, cultural festivals and modern amenities meaning there is always something to enjoy along with all year round sunshine and a tax free salary.
You will be employed as emotional and career counsellor to Secondary school students however you may have some responsibilities with Primary students too.
You should have a Bachelors degree and relevant Counselling qualifications. Previous school based experience with secondary students is preferred. A minimum of a years experience is required.
This post commences in August 2021,
Apart from the professional benefits of working in an great school, the remuneration package includes:
- Generous tax free salary
- End of service gratuity
- Single furnished accommodation provided
- Annual return flights
- medical cover
- Continuing professional development