Appointments Vacancies

Coming soon – Founding Head for a British Co-Educational K-12 School in Dubai


We are leading the search for a Founding Head for a new, British K-12 school in Dubai, opening in August 2021 initially in the Primary years. The successful candidate should be available to take up post in September 2020 (or January 2021 latest).

The School will be the Dubai branch of one of the most respected and successful schools in the UK and will be operated in partnership with a global schools group which has a unique and exciting educational mission.  The new school will focus on achieving academic excellence, while developing character and international mindedness.

The Founding Head will enjoy significant autonomy, will be empowered to innovate and lead from the front, while enjoying the support and collaborative opportunities of the global network to which it will belong.

To express your interest and receive a copy of the candidate information brochure as soon as it becomes available, please contact:

Jean Sullivan by email

We look forward to hearing from you.

“RSAcademics carried out the whole recruitment process from beginning to end, very thoroughly, professionally and knowledgeably. The governors were all very satisfied with the process.”

Derek WilsonChair of Governors, St Mary's School, Gerrards Cross