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Lower PYP – English Homeroom Teacher

Qatar Academy Doha


Job Details

Role Start Date

1 August 2024

Applications Close

2 March 2024

Min. Qualification

Bachelor Degree

Min. Experience

2 Years

Cover Letter

Not required

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Lower PYP - English Homeroom Teacher
(Bilingual Preferred)

Seeking dynamic English Primary Years Programme (PYP) Homeroom Teacher with a proven track record in fostering an engaging and conceptual learning environment. Experienced in PYP teaching methodology, planning, and assessment with a lower primary focus, to join our collaborative and vibrant teaching team in the Primary School for the 2024-25 school year.

The teaching positions available are for passionate and talented PYP Classroom Teachers who have the ability to motivate, empower and engage students in their own learning, by delivering high quality and innovative educational experiences.
Applicants will have the confidence in using technology effectively in the classroom to enhance learning engagements and to promote student independence and agency. They must have a willingness to employ a range of teaching methodologies to engage students and to further their learning outcomes.
Applicants will utilize best assessment practices that identify students’ strengths and areas of development, which will inform student goals and action plans for student growth and attainment.
Applicants must be outstanding at classroom management where students feel cared for with positive structures in place for encouraging the correct behaviour choices.
The school’s approach to education is through transdisciplinary inquiry. We would be delighted to talk with teachers who understand how to build language skills across the curriculum, and who are able to effectively differentiate for a range of learners. We strive for academic excellence and cater for all levels of ability including giftedness.
The successful applicants must be able to work effectively with others, as well as display initiative to contribute to the enhancement of the wider school community.
He / She would also be a part of the largest school in the QF family of schools, with over 1880 student from Early Years then Preschool age 3 years up to Grade 12. Qatar Academy Doha (QAD) is an IB school using the curriculum frameworks for PYP, MYP and DP. The Early Education Centers use the creative curriculum for learning.

Attributes & Experience:
• Bachelor’s degree in education-related field or relevant subject matter; Teaching certification required.
• Minimum 2 years teaching experience teaching in relevant grade level or the relevant subject matter.
• International Baccalaureate PYP experience must.
• Enthusiastic practitioners who are excited by growth and innovation
• Committed to the wider school life and co-curricular programme
• Willing to lead initiatives and put ideas into action
• Demonstrated evidence of successful collaboration
• Student-Growth Mindset
• Understanding that all teachers are teachers of language and different learning needs

Visa Requirements:
• Teaching Certification / Bachelor’s Degree (must be a face to face qualification - online qualifications are not recognized by Qatar);
• Teaching couples must be married as per Qatari work visa requirements;
Clear criminal record (background checks take place); Clear medical history for HIV, Hepatitis B and C, and Tuberculosis.

Application Procedure:
• Candidates are encouraged to apply directly through Schrole

• Please indicate clearly in your application which post you are applying for in your cover letter along with a CV.
• The covering letter should have a one page statement of education philosophy, including an explanation of why you believe you are the right person for the position.
• The deadline for receipt of applications is Saturday,March 02 2024...
• We shall be interviewing suitable candidates as we receive applications and reserve the right to appoint before the closing date, should a candidate be found.
• All appointments are subject to the submission of the completion of a Safer Schools Recruitment form, attested qualification certificates and satisfactory completion of background checks, including police/DBS clearance, as appropriate.
• Qatar Foundation Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and the vulnerable, and expects all who apply to share in this commitment. Offers of interview and employment will be subject to an enhanced background and criminal record check. All employees, volunteers, and visitors in QF schools are subject to the provisions of the QF Schools Child Protection Policy.
Salary and Benefits
• Salary is highly competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. Benefits include a tax-free salary, housing, health, life and long-term disability insurance, annual home leave, shipping allowance, gratuity and tuition benefits for Preschool age 3 years – Grade 12 school-age dependents.
• Candidates wishing to learn more about Qatar Academy Doha can visit our website at

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