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Awsaj Academy

Qatar

Accreditation

Council of International Schools (CIS), Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSACS)

Curriculum

United States of America

Instructional Language

English

Total student numbers

479

Teacher numbers

117

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Established in 1996, Awsaj Academy, formerly known as The Learning Center, is a specialist school serving students with learning challenges in grades K-12.
Awsaj Academy is a non-profit organization accredited by two internationally renowned accrediting agencies: the Council of International Schools (CIS), (www.cois.org), and the Middle States Association (MSA), (www.middlestates.org), both of which are recognized by the Supreme Education Council (SEC).
In line with international standards, Awsaj Academy maintains strong child protection policies & procedures and our school strives to provide a safe & secure environment for all students

Number of Contract Days

180 student contact days + additional days for orientation and professional learning

Starting Salary Range

Salaries for teachers ranged between $42,500 US for a teacher with B.Ed and two years experience to $50,000 for a teacher with B.Ed and 10+ years experience

Taxes

Tax Free

Savings Potential

Dependent on lifestyle and extent of travel, however, there are potential savings; e.g.
- Single teacher = up to $25,000
- Couple (Both teaching) with 2 children = up to $40,000

Accommodation

Fully furnished apartment provided

Flights/Transport

Economy class tickets in connection with annual leave to the nearest international airport in your home country, and one way Economy class ticket at the start and end of the contract.
Transport Allowance paid with the monthly salary.

Utilities

Utilities paid (electric, water, gas)

Furniture

provided

Moving Allowance

Contribution to pre-employment expenses incurred by the candidate such as medical examination, police clearance, authentication of documents etc
Shipping allowance (400kg for families, 200kg for single staff)

Dependent Opportunities

The Foundation will provide Education assistance for four eligible dependent children between the age levels prescribed for Pre 3 up to and including Grade 12 as per Pre University Education policy.
Coverage – 13 academic years for children who have not reached their 18th birthday; OR completed high school (whichever is later).
Eligibility – children who are living with their family in Qatar and of 3-18 years of age or in senior year of high school studying a formally recognized curriculum approved by the Ministry of Education

Medical

Full medical and dental coverage

Dental

85% covered

Other

Life Insurance

Retirement

End of Service Benefits: One month's basic salary for each completed year of service based upon final monthly basic salary.

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