PA to Principal


Dubai, UAE

Ref: HP749-195

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Who are we looking for?
We are looking for a versatile and highly-organized personal assistant to perform personalized administrative duties for the Principal. In this role, you will be responsible for scheduling meetings, taking notes, and handling correspondence on behalf of the Principal. You may also be required to make travel arrangements and assist with other duties when required.

The post holder will be the primary point of contact for all parents, guests, and customers.

• Excellent command of the English language, both written and verbal
• Excellent telephone manner
• Experienced in Microsoft Office
• Good-natured
• Well-groomed and courteous
• Understanding of general reception tasks with excellent customer facing skills
• A multi-tasker able to support the Management Team with administration
• Ability to build personal relationships


Education: Good general education appropriate to the post

Experience: A minimum of 2 years working in a similar field

Character Attributes:
• Enthusiastic
• Well Presented
• Flexible
• Highly Organized
• Confident
• Approachable
• Must be a native Arabic Speaker*
• Must be available immediately*

About the Company

Taaleem's main activity is the development and management of early childhood, primary and secondary schools. With quality at the forefront of our offering, we tailor each project to answer the specific educational requirements of a wide range of families by offering top international curricula including British, American, the International Baccalaureate and our custom early childhood programme.

Taaleem, which means education in Arabic, is committed to inspiring students and helping them to identify and develop their passions and talents. We only recruit the best international teachers who are capable of delivering our international curricula in a creative and engaging manner.

Taaleem is seeking to raise the educational standards in the region. The combined experience of its core team of senior education leaders in international education policy, operations and global management best practices means Taaleem is well positioned to ensure the creative of truly exceptional schools that satisfy the most comprehensive and exacting education developmental requirements.

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AED 11,500

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