Secondary English Teacher - Kuwait - August 2023

School - Middle East
United Kingdom
Secondary/ Middle(12-15), Secondary/High(16-18)
Start Date:
14 August 2023
Initial Contract Length:
1 year, renewable
Curriculum Experience Required:
Yes - not flexible

If you are looking for an exciting, rewarding and challenging career enhancing opportunity then look no further. Add to this one of the most lucrative tax free salary and employment packages in the Middle East then you are on to a winner!

An energised crew of new and experienced teachers are needed for the current academic year. British teachers with experience of the UK National Curriculum of England and Wales are the preferred choice of recruitment although other nationalities will be considered as long as their qualifications have been recognized by the UK Department of Education. Secondary teachers need to be able to deliver their subject to A-level. The school needs solid teachers who can show evidence of success in teaching gifted and talented children. Single teachers and married teaching couples are popular choices. Teachers who want to consider this school must appreciate that this is not a typical western expatriate school; there are many nationalities and of course most of them do not have English as a first language. Teachers must demonstrate cultural tolerance and a respect for other religions and cultures. The school needs teachers who are committed to a longer term contract and are up to date with educational practice and IT technology.

• Tax free salary in the range of KD1185 (NQT) - KD1639 per month depending on qualifications and experience.
• Annual flights, medical insurance, paid utility bills and free school transportation.
• Contracts are for one year.
• Accommodation is free and a single furnished apartment located in a block of flats either close to the school or 15 minutes away from the school by car.

This is a well established private co-educational school offering a comprehensive package of British education and extra-curricular activities to a current student population of 2600 students from KG to Year 13. Although the UK National Curriculum of England and Wales is taught there is a broad ethnic and cultural mix represented, encompassing a total of 74 nationalities. In fact 40% of the student population comprises of local Kuwaiti children; only 9% is represented by British ex-pat students. The school is focused on high academic standards and is selective. The school offers a huge range of extra-curricular activities for children and adults, from the school and the local community. The school enjoys a robust reputation in the local community and throughout the Middle East.

To find out more about this fantastic opportunity, please call your Edvectus consultant today!
Number Of Students:
Student Make Up:
66 nationalities (43% Kuwaiti / 18% Egyptian / 4% British)
Regional Info:
Kuwait is your prototypical oil-rich state, and provides ex-pats with a gentle transition into the Muslim world. In your free time you can enjoy wandering around mosques, souks and other sandy traces of bygone Bedouin days. Behind the glitzy opulence lies a deep sense of traditional values and warm Arabian hospitality. Kuwait City and the surrounding communities are developing into buzzing metropolises with gleaming high rises, numerous luxury hotels, brand new shopping malls, lots of cafes and restaurants, cinemas and lush parks set along wide avenues. Kuwait is now regarded as a relatively safe destination with plenty to interest the traveler.
Tax Rate:
Tax Free
2 bedroom
Flights -yearly, Housing - provided, Medical or Health insurance, Utilities paid
Suited To:
Climate - warmer, Dependent children - Not very suitable, Holiday destination - not typical, Westernised - not very
Minimum Years Experience:
Curriculum Experience Required:
Yes - not flexible
Will Accept Newly Qualified Teachers:
Visa Restriction:
Younger than 60
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