School Principal

Ref No. BHN522820
Salary £142,000 - £143,000/annum
Location United Arab Emirates
Job type Permanent
Job Status Open


Are you a qualified and experienced School Principal? Are you looking for a new opportunity in the UAE?


SEN Experience

The Job

Our client is looking to recruit for a School Principal in Abu Dhabi on a full time basis. The ideal candidate must have Autism experience.

Qualities and knowledge

  • Hold and articulate clear values and moral purpose focused on providing a world-class education for all pupils.
  • Demonstrate optimistic personal behaviour, positive relationships and attitudes towards pupils and employees, and towards parents and members of the local community.
  • Lead by example - with integrity, creativity, resilience, and clarity - drawing on own scholarship, expertise and skills, and that of those around them.
  • Sustain wide, current knowledge and understanding of education systems locally, nationally and globally, and pursue continuous professional development.
  • Work with political and financial astuteness, within a clear set of principles centred on the vision, ably translating local and national policy into the school context.
  • Communicate compellingly the vision and drive the strategic leadership, empowering all pupils and employees to excel.


  • An awareness and understanding of the needs of those pupils with specific Special Educational Needs (SEN) including Autism.
  • Up to date knowledge of statutory regulations and guidance relating to the post
  • A clear understanding of the essential qualities necessary for effective teaching and learning


  • Fully qualified experienced teacher with BA Education, or relevant degree, and relevant post-graduate qualification together with a sound understanding of the current legislation and statutory regulations relating to education.
  • Qualified teacher status
  • Post graduate qualifications in Autism preferred
  • NPQH (National Professional Qualification for Headship)


  • At least 5 years' experience of working within a relevant school environment involving leadership and management responsibilities for education schools and classroom facilities.
  • A minimum of 10 years' teaching experience.
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience of working with young people with Autism and other special educational needs.


  • £143,00 per annum
  • Housing provided
  • Travel provided
  • Education for up to 2 children
  • 9 weeks annual leave
  • Medical insurance

For more information or to apply, please email


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