Cranleigh Abu Dhabi Senior School Building

Arabic Teachers Start date: Immediate

We have an immediate requirement for teachers of Arabic on a temporary basis to cover planned staff absences.

The initial contract will finish on June 22nd 2017, but subject to satisfactory performance during the cover, this may be extended to a full time contract effective from September 2017.  We welcome applications from qualified and experienced Arabic teachers who hold an Arabic degree and at least two years’ teaching experience.


The vacancies will cover the following age groups:

  • Year 7 (Grade 6) and above
  • Foundation Stage up to Year 4 (Grade 3)

We request that all interested applicants complete an Application Form (in the side bar to the right) which should be sent together with your CV to

Please ensure your email subject line includes the job title you are applying for. We are only able to contact those candidates who we wish to interview. If you do not hear from us, unfortunately you have not been successful at this time. Thank you for your application.

Working For Cranleigh Abu Dhabi

Cranleigh Abu Dhabi stands in beautiful and spacious grounds of 18 acres, in a prime location between the Cultural and Beach Districts of Saadiyat Island, Abu Dhabi. Within a two kilometre radius of the school, pupils and staff have access to the cultural and leisure high spots of the city: Louvre Abu Dhabi, which is scheduled to open in 2017 and in the future, the Guggeinheim Abu Dhabi and Zayed National Museum. The beautiful Saadiyat Beach is on our doorstep with the Saadiyat Beach Golf Club and New York University just a stone’s throw away.

The school will grow to around 1500 pupils over the next few years. Class size is restricted to an average of 18 per class. To support this growth, we aim to recruit the very best staff available. Attractive packages reflect the professionalism of our staff and the value we place on them.

Cranleigh Abu Dhabi has separate Junior (Pre-Prep and Prep) and Senior Schools; separate Science, Art and Design Technology Departments with first class resources; two Music Departments; two libraries; a large sports hall, with separate gymnasium and a dance studio; two swimming pools; extensive playgrounds and two grass pitches; an impressive theatre and separate ‘black box’ drama teaching space and Recital Hall.

A great source of strength is the close partnership with Cranleigh School in Surrey, UK. Significant collaboration in curriculum development, policies and ethos ensures the highest possible international standards are maintained.

Cranleigh Abu Dhabi is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its employees and volunteers to share this commitment. All employees resident in the UAE are subject to the laws of the United Arab Emirates and the regulations of the Abu Dhabi Education Council.

Cranleigh Abu Dhabi is an Equal Opportunities employer. Only applications submitted on the School’s Application Form will be considered.