Science Teacher – Physics


About us

Doha College is a high-profile leading British International School in Qatar delivering a well-balanced, all-embracing English National Curriculum to a diverse group of students aged 3–18. The College was also the first High Performance Learning accredited school in the world. With 2,500 students and 350 staff, the school is a vibrant international community that subscribes to equal opportunities for all. An exciting time for the school, last year we moved to a brand-new, 90,000m² state-of-the-art campus, amalgamating two previous sites and ensuring the College’s place at the forefront of educational provision in world-class facilities.

The opportunity

We are looking to appoint a dynamic and enthusiastic Science Teacher specialising in teaching Physics to GCSE and A Level students, and KS3 Science, to start in August 2022.

Currently, our Science Department at Doha College consists of 18 full-time teachers supported by three full-time science technicians. Lessons are taught in 18 purpose-built laboratories. The College follows a balanced Science programme at Key Stage 3, in line with the English National Curriculum. At Key Stage 4, students opt for Edexcel IGCSE Physics, and at A Level, students opt for Edexcel Physics. Experience of teaching Physics A Level will be seen as an advantage.

All our classrooms are equipped with interactive smartboards and displays; all students are furnished with an iPad upon entry, and staff and students use Google Classroom.

About you

The successful candidate will be an outstanding role model within the Department and within the College as a whole. Candidates should have demonstrated success in their current role, be highly motivated and successful practitioners, and, above all else, have a real passion for the subject. Applicants should be willing to contribute in a positive manner to all aspects of the school vision, including extra-curricular activities.

A high standard of written and spoken English is an essential requirement for all our positions. Applicants should be willing to contribute in a positive manner to all aspects of the school vision, including co-curricular activities.


A combination of old-world hospitality and cosmopolitan sophistication mean that Qatar is a country like no other, and its capital Doha is a city that has something for everyone.  Performances, museums and galleries make for a captivating cultural scene; city hotspots such as the busy markets and the waterfront promenade are a great way to spend a day; there is a lively night-life that means that there is plenty to do when the sun goes down; the Pearl Qatar offers luxury and elegance; there are some breath-taking areas of natural beauty, and lovers of sport and adventure can enjoy numerous clubs and activities.

The imminent arrival of the FIFA World Cup in 2022 will make it a very special place to be. Whether you will be looking to move with your family or to come on your own, you are guaranteed a warm welcome.

In return

Our salary and benefits package is recognised as one of the best in the Middle East. We also have a comprehensive induction and orientation program, which allows new staff to effectively navigate the challenges that come with an international move. Valuing the importance of recruiting and retaining the best staff, the professional development offered at Doha College is significant. We welcome applications from Newly Qualified Teachers who have relevant experience and excellent references.

Please note: Due to government requirements, we can only consider applicants who are below 50 years old for this position.


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