Primary / Elementary Teachers – Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Salary: As specified in job description below Location: Jeddah Saudi Arabia Experience: 3+ Years Teaching Experience in either Primary School Essential Job no: AKRCRJED0434343Job Status: Full Time Permanent

Red Chair Recruitment are presently recruiting for Primary (age 5-8) Teachers to work at a school in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The school in question is managed by a Swedish based, international Education company that operates schools around the world. The School in Jeddah, will deliver the Cambridge International Syllabus to its students. The faculty in question is a new School which is oversubscribed with extensive waiting lists for admittance to the school, which also boasts exceptional facilities to its students and teachers alike.

If you are a teacher looking to enhance your skill set of working in a learning environment that requires cultural connectivity and ESL differentiated delivery, then this is an opportunity to exploit the potential of an invaluable grounding of international education. Working with local children is a very rewarding and unique experience. You will have strong attributes in regards to creativity, international social awareness, independence, patience and resilience; the teacher will deliver outstanding teaching and learning and therefore help students achieve excellent academic results, and will be a role-model to the School.


In addition to being a qualified teacher with up-to-date relevant curriculum knowledge, the successful candidate will:

  • Hold qualifications and passport from USA, Ireland, Canada, UK, South Africa, New Zealand and Australia ONLY. Please note no other nationalities will be considered because of visa restrictions in Saudi Arabia
  • Be passionate about young people and education and be able to engage a motivate students, based on high expectations;
  • Hold a degree and Qualified Teacher Status or equivalent;
  • Show commitment to the principle that all children can achieve beyond what they previously thought possible;
  • Skilfully use planning and assessment to match learning to individual learner need;
  • Engage in the whole school, through form tutoring, extra-curricular activity and learning outside the classroom, as well as within;
  • Seek to consistently improve her own practice through Continuous Professional Development;
  • Promote the wider aspirations and values of the school;
  • Have at least three years’ experience in teaching (essential for visa regulation although please do ask if unsure) since qualification;
  • Qualifications and passport holders MUST be from USA, Ireland, Canada, UK, South Africa, New Zealand and Australia ONLY. Please note no other nationalities will be considered because of visa restrictions in Saudi Arabia
  • Arabic Speakers highly sought


  • A TAX FREE salary  of 140 – 187,000 SAR ( $37 – 50,000 USD, $47-62,000 CAD, £28-38,000GBP, €32-42,000 EURO, $52-70,000 NZD, $48-64,000 AUD, 506-677,000 Rand) Dependant on qualifications and experiences
  • Western Compound housing including all utility bills free of charge
  • Medical Insurance
  • Flights
  • Renewable one year contracts
  • Please Note: For cultural reasons in Saudi Arabia the position on offer is reserved for female applicants only at this time.

If you have the above qualifications and requirements and you wish to apply for these positions please forward on your CV and supporting documents to

We Get People,

Adrien King


Red Chair Recruitment, Recruitment House, 91 New Street, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland

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