Back to Jobs

Certified IB Elementary School Principal

Etqan Global Academy is seeking experienced IB Primary, Native English-Speaking Principal to join the Academy for the year 2019.


EGA is a newly established academy offers advance education model in Doha, Qatar; an IB (PYP) in addition to the Qatari local curriculum for Arabic Language, Islamic and Social Studies. We plan for natural growth up to grade 12 in successive years.  EGA is anticipated to begin operation in September 2019. Although a young school, the Operator of EGA enjoys over 15 years of experience establishing and managing international schools in the Middle East region.

EGA education philosophy emphasizes inquiry, stimulates curiosity, and fosters comprehension and creativity. Students at the EGA acquire and practice strong leadership skills and develop a sense of global responsibility.

School Campus

The school operates out of a purposely built campus that comprises separate buildings for male and female students, one serves kindergarten to grade 9, and one serves G10-12. Total enrollment capacity of the campus is +2000 students. The land plot size is 60,000M2, which is located in the North site of Doha.


Job Purpose

Our aim is to be the best rated outstanding innovative academy that develops student’s independent and team learning skills with strong support in all academic areas. The Principal will play a crucial role in ensuring that these goals and standards are met.

Deadline: Open until position filled

Posted: March 2019
This is a Direct to School Job
Doha, Qatar
August 2019
2 Years
All Levels

Job Benefits

  • Competitive tax-free salary (Starting at 40,000USD annually)
  • Individual or family furnished accommodation  
  • Private medical Insurance
  • Annual summer vacation with airfare to country of residence  
  • Transportation
  • End-of-service gratuity    
  • Residency permit fees  
  • Professional Development

Qualifications and Requirements

Teaching Credential/License
Educational Leadership
  • IB Certification
  • Minimum five years of outstanding educational leadership as an IB School Principal
  • Outstanding experience and philosophy in further developing the culture and ethos of the academy in sustaining high standards
  • A strong understanding of HR management, Admission and Operations
  • Outstanding understanding of pedagogical practices linked to new educational technologies
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Culturally sensitive