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Job Description

Job Title:
Substitute Teacher
School / Location:
School / Department:
Job Status:
Salary Code:
Eligible Applicants:
Position Start Date:
As soon as possible
Application Deadline:
Until filled
Reports to:
Ronnie Caldwell, Principal
Requisition Number:

We are looking for a substitute teacher who will be a key member of American School Dhahran.

The position is primarily responsible for managing and delivering lessons according to the lesson plans developed by the regular teachers, in the absence of the regular teachers. 


Job Duties

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Demonstrate commitment to the safety and security of children and young people (child protection)
  • Deliver lessons to students as outlined in lesson plans developed by regular teachers
  • Motivate students to learn and participate in the classroom during lessons
  • Take all necessary and reasonable precautions to protect students, equipment, materials, and facilities
  • Attend staff meetings if required
  • Supervise students outside classrooms if required
  • Coordinate with ASD substitute teacher coordinator for ASD classroom expectations
  • Coordinate with ASD substitute teacher coordinator for ASD emergency protocol
  • Maintain a safe learning environment for students and staff at all times
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Principal and/or the Assistant Principals
Qualifications and Knowledge

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree
Experience and Skills

The ideal candidate will have:


  • Experience as a substitute teacher (preferred)


  • Excellent command of English, both written and oral
  • Highly developed classroom management skills
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Maturity to handle a range of situations
  • Loyalty and a high level of confidentiality