a) Class teachers and Early Years Specialists


a) Maths
b) French

Whole School

b) Music

Candidates should ideally have a minimum of two years’ experience in teaching the National Curriculum, and a willingness to contribute to extracurricular activities. Applications from single candidates and teaching couples are particularly welcomed. Combinations of the above subjects are also welcome.

Contracts are for two years in the first instance and include a tax-free salary, flights, furnished accommodation, health insurance and end of contract gratuity. Please submit your letter of application, including a full CV, recent photograph and the contact details of two referees to:
Mr. John Nolan, Principal, Sharjah English School, P. O. Box 1600, Sharjah, UAE.
Tel: 00971 6 5589304 Fax: 00971 6 5589305



Examinations Officer

The school is seeking to appoint an Examinations Officer, to start in January 2017.
Initially the appointee will work in tandem with the existing EO with a view to taking full responsibility
for the role from August 2017.

Candidate needs the following characteristics: 

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Being able to operate under pressure and to strict deadlines at key times in the year
  • Familiarity with UK education and examination systems, perhaps as a parent
  • Excellent communication skills, and the ability to deal with teaching staff, and examination boards in a clear fashion both written and orally
  • Ability to communicate with parents and students and advise on deadlines, schedules, timetables etc.
  • Flexibility of working hours – at some stages of the year the demands will be minimal, at other times will involve unsociable hours and weekend work
  • An appreciation of the absolute necessity for confidentiality in all matters relating to student achievement, results etc.
  • Full availability for the summer examination sessions and release of results (in effect being able to work into July and from mid-August) 

Actual hours and salary to be negotiated, but it will be a full-time position; the candidate may have some general school admin duties in addition to examination duties.

There is a job description for the role available.

If interested please submit a CV and letter of application with two referees to:applications@sharjahenglishschool 

Examinations Officer Job Description