The English College, Dubai is an established, co-educational secondary school that opened in 1992. We offer a curriculum that addresses the National Curriculum of England with courses leading to GCSE and GCE A level examinations.

Our exceptional teachers, motivated students and highly supportive parent body create a vibrant learning community that works together to achieve results far above those expected. Our dedicated, UK qualified staff create innovative lessons and maintain high standards, enabling our students to achieve 97% A*-C at GCSE and 79% A*-C at A Level last academic year.

Currently 610 students with an increasing roll, our student body is both international and dynamic. This creates a vibrant learning environment with diversity and tolerance at its core. Students maintain strong links with The English College long after leaving and our links with the local community are clear.

The English College, Dubai has a well-established pastoral system and a strong academic tradition. Our teachers form an integral part of maintaining our high standards. The governance of the school is undertaken by LVS Ascot in the UK, whose patron is HM The Queen. They support The English College in developing innovative, inclusive provision for our students and plans for expansion and further development are a foremost priority for the College. As such, we are seeking applicants for teaching positions at the College, for the academic year 2017-18. In addition, there may be some opportunities for Middle Leadership positions.

Successful applicants will:

  • Be enthusiastic, talented and dedicated practitioners with excellent subject knowledge
  • Hold PGCE or equivalent teaching qualifications from the UK
  • Have a minimum of two years’ experience teaching to A level and have QTS
  • Be able to provide a UK enhanced DBS or equivalent police check
  • Be professional in appearance and conduct
  • Be willing to contribute to the wider curriculum and support the vision of the College

Our remuneration package includes:

  • Tax free salary
  • Furnished accommodation in a central Dubai location
  • Medical insurance
  • Annual flight allowance
  • Baggage allowance for initial relocation
  • Tuition fees for up to two children
  • Visa costs
  • End of service gratuity in line with UAE Labour Law.

Teacher of Physics

We are looking for a dynamic and proficient Physics teacher to join our supportive Science department to teach across all Key Stages. The ability to teach BTEC Level 3 is also desirable. The successful candidate will be an outstanding teacher who will enjoy to work within a motivated team of professionals. Physics is a popular and well-respected subject and you would join a department of dedicated professionals at a time of development and investment in to Science facilities. All teaching staff are expected to contribute to the extra-curricular life of the school.

To apply for this position please follow the application process, which can be downloaded below.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. The College reserves the right to appoint suitable candidates before the application deadline.

Teacher of Geography

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated teacher of Geography, Travel and Tourism. The successful candidate will be a dynamic and forward thinking teacher who has the ability to teach both to A Level and BTEC specifications. All teaching staff are expected to be fully involved in the extra-curricular life of the school.

To apply for this position, please follow the application process  which can be downloaded below.

Applications should be sent to and be clearly marked with the name of the role in the subject field.

Applications will only be considered once all required documentation has been received.

The application deadline for this vacancy is till the end of April 2017. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. The College reserves the right to appoint suitable candidates before the application deadline.

Non teaching Vacancies

Exams Officer

We are looking to appoint an Exams Officer to join our Academic Support Department . A full job description can be downloaded below.

Candidates should have the following:

Experience and Personal Qualities

  • Fluent English with excellent communication skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good IT and administrative skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Self-motivated and able to work effectively without close supervision.
  • Willing to show initiative

Visa Requirements:

  • Candidates should be on their Spouse or Parents’ visa. The school will provide a Labour Card.

 If you meet the above requirements and are interested in applying for this position, please send your CV and cover letter to with ‘Exams Officer’ clearly marked in the subject field.