Head of Libraries

Job Description

Head of Libraries


Doha British School is looking for a qualified librarian to start in the Academic Year 2020-21.

Doha British School is an Outstanding (BSO rated) International School in Qatar, delivering the National Curriculum of England up to and including GCSE/IGCSE. The school caters for ages 3 – 18 and offers the International Baccalaureate Diploma, AS & A- levels and BTEC as post-16, pre-university qualifications. From its origin 21 years ago, the school now occupies two modern campuses, with over 1,900 students on roll in the Primary and Secondary schools at Ain Khaled. The school at Al Wakra currently caters for over 300 Pre-School to Year 9 pupils and is expanding. Cultural diversity is celebrated and currently the student body compromises approximately 84 different nationalities. The school has full accreditation from CIS, BSME, BSO and QNSA and almost all of our teachers are UK graduates and PGCE qualified.

Principal Terry McGuire


Values and Mission

Our core purpose is to ensure that every young person gains as much as possible from our schools, based on our fundamental belief that all learners can, need and want to achieve. The DBS Learner Profile encourages learners to be Caring, Inquirers, Thinkers, Communicators, Knowledgeable, Principled, Risk-Takers, Well-balanced, Open-Minded and Reflective. Our Mission is to prepare all young people through a relevant, challenging curriculum and well-resourced facilities to become lifelong learners contributing to a global community. We have a reputation for providing academic excellence coupled with unrivalled pastoral care.

We offer:

· Tax free monthly salary

· Fully furnished accommodation with paid utilities

· School fee discounts for dependants

· Annual flight allowance

· Health insurance

· End of service gratuity

To apply for this position, please complete the google form (link provided below). Please submit your CV and Cover letter to recruitment@dohabritishschool.com once you have completed that application form