You would be applying to an International School located inside the boundaries of the current housing complex for OLNG staff. The complex was built in 2002 and contains 130 villas, a large recreation club with two pools, a multipurpose sports hall, a park, a small commercial center, a clinic, a mosque, and several maintenance offices as well as a training center for OLNG employees. The complex, which sits mid-way between the OLNG Qalhat Plant and the city of Sur is only a fifteen-minute car ride from the center of town. Sur itself is located 93 miles (150 km) southeast of Muscat, the Omani capital. The two cities are connected by a brand new four lane highway, which offers drivers and passengers an opportunity to enjoy picturesque scenery.

Qualifications and Responsibilities

  • The school has requested teachers from the UK, Ireland, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, from mainland Europe OR bilingual Arabic speakers (must be fluent with IELTS 7)
  • PGCE / Teaching Licence in Math/English/Science with a 4 years experience.
  • Bachelor degree in Mathematics/English/Science. If candidate holds a bachelor’s degree in a different area then he/she will need 10 years of educational experience in Mathematics/English/Science and be able to prove this with letters of reference / experience
  • NOC, if required for candidates currently based in Oman.
  • Age 55 and younger.

Benefits of teaching there:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Brand new school with a capacity for 1200 students, and 750 students transferring from an existing building.
  • Great opportunities for career progression.
  • State of the art facilities – swimming pools, sports halls, full size outdoor sports pitches, science labs, auditorium, state of the art IT infrastructure, dance rooms, drama room, IT suites.
  • Amazing settings such as sandy beaches, mountains.
  • Outdoor sports: diving, snorkeling, sailing, fishing, mountain-biking, camping, off-road driving.
  • Peaceful with clean air.
  • One-hour flight to Dubai from Muscat, with a budget airline operating several times a day
  • Potential to save a considerable proportion of salary, with a lower cost of living than Dubai and other GCC countries.
  • Good standard of accommodation, close to the beach.
  • Membership of National Gas Company social clubs and facilities
  • Preferential rates on car loans
  • Subsidized canteen
  • Great local restaurants with excellent seafood
  • Family friendly
  • Authentic Omani culture

Package:

  • 2 year contract (renewable)
  • FROM 1200 – 1800 OMR (£30k – £45k) TAX FREE, dependent upon experience – this INCLUDES the accomodation allowance of 300 OMR per month.
  • Accommodation / allowance (Will be provided to overseas staff for the duration of their employment contract; 1 or 2 bed; subject to availability and need; Furniture, curtains / blinds, white goods, starter kit. Note: If this option is selected the accommodation allowance above will be deducted at source).
  • Return flight allowance
  • Initial flight to Oman is provided
  • Schooling (100% for first child and 50% for second children
  • Medical insurance for family up to 2 children
  • Paid leave in accordance with academic calendar
  • Please note – The immigration rules will not permit a female candidate to sponsor their spouse.

Starting Date:

2019-2020 School Year

For additional information please contact: search@globalscg.org