MAO is a non-profit making school
running by elected board of members. We follow
English National Curriculum of England. MAO is a
vibrant co-educational school of approx 950 students from ages 5
to 18 yrs - Established since 1972.
We don't have any position available at the moment but if you are a qualified and experienced teacher looking for a
teaching position in the Middle East then you are welcome to
apply. We will keep your resume with us for any suitable future
(Our main staff is either from U.K or U.K trained)
is always looking for dedicated, motivated and inspirational
As a qualified Teacher you will be an outstanding
classroom practitioner. Your schemes of work will be creative,
varied and flexible enough to promote differentiation, and
commitment to pupil progression will inform every aspect of your
teaching practice. With a sound understanding and complete
commitment to the School's vision, ethos, and teaching and
learning policy, you will lead by personal example and be
prepared to take responsibility for performance across the
curriculum. Your excellent classroom management strategies will
be robust and flexible, and will be seen as central to the
performance of you and your pupils.
* be familiar with the National Curriculum or similar curriculum
* be seeking long-term, permanent or daily work
* have recognized teaching qualifications
* have at least two educational references
classrooms are large and in good
condition. Large quality white
boards are to be found in each classroom
and an OHP will be provided. You may
also have access to power point
projectors. The school has over 120
computers for the use of students and a
dedicated computer room for primary. In
the library we have a suit of computers
(LRC) for student's use. It is an area that is
not presently being fully utilized.
Kindergarten and Primary
schools are also well resourced with 3 dedicated reading
rooms, a theatre, well resourced
physical education and music facilities.
Astroturf play areas with climbing
Kindergarten - Grade 1 area is on equal footing
with any well resourced school in the
UK. You will be expected to get involved
in the reading activities.
We have three new labs and three
dedicated classrooms used by the Science
area. These are serviced by two
Technicians with a well-resourced Prep
Room. Thus there are few practical we
cannot do. We have team of 13 staff in
science. In Grade 8 students are entered
for SATs / Checkpoint. From
Grades 9 to 11 we follow the IGCSE
Programmes. In Grade 11 we follow AS
Programmes in all the Sciences &
The school offers enormous facilities and benefits. Some
of them are listed as below:
Tax free salary (depending on experience - please
see school contact for latest pay scale). We have good
banking system (Int'l Bank of Yemen) where expat-staff could
easily transfer their salaries to UK/USA/Pakistan/Australia/India, etc.
usually offers two years contract but any expat-teacher could
leave by giving two months written notice - otherwise you will
lose at least one salary as per contract. (See sample contract
A bonus salary at the end of each school year.
School pays for work permit and visa fee for staff
Medical family Insurance in a 5 star hospital of Taiz,
Fully furnished Western standard accommodation. (See
Yearly Air ticket(s) for family.
Internet facility to staff accommodation.
School pays all utility bills (Electricity, Gas and
Security / guards 24/7 staff accommodation and
Note: Living cost in Yemen is not much as most of our expat-staff
easily lives under U$250/- a month.