Riyadh Schools (www.riyadhschools.edu.sa) is a well-established private school, using the US Common Core, accredited by COGNIA and located in central Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.   It is the leading private school in the city with an outstanding reputation in the local community.   As it embarks upon its new Strategic Plan ‘UNITE 2025’, it seeks high performing staff to implement its goals.  


The school is seeking a female Career Counsellor to join their team – start date, ASAP!


Employees of Riyadh Schools are expected to display the following competencies:

  • Professionalism
  • Collaborates with stakeholders and supports colleagues
  • Understands the curriculum
  • Understands current research and best practice and apply this in teaching
  • Is mentally flexible, people flexible and manages change
  • Understands culture and is emotionally and culturally intelligent
  • Contributes to their growth the growth of others and to the school development plan



  • Fully qualified Career Counsellor
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a high school setting.
  • American qualifications and experience preferred.
  • Prior international experience preferred, particularly in the Middle East
  • As this role will be in the female High School section, female candidates are invited to apply.



  • Salary scale: US$4,000-5,000 per month, tax-free
  • Fully furnished apartment (1, 2 or 3 bedroom) with swimming pool and gym, within walking distance to mall
  • Utilities paid by school
  • Transport to and from school and daily after-school supermarket run
  • Return annual flight for teacher, spouse and 2 children
  • Medical Insurance (Class A) for teacher, spouse and 4 children
  • Visa and Residency Permit costs paid by school


Interested candidates are invited to email CVs to claire@directtrs.com


All candidates are screened, checked and vetted according to Safer Recruitment compliance requirements.


‘Riyadh Schools is totally committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects the same from its employees. All new staff will be subject to national and home country police clearance, identity, qualification and past employment checks to include an exploration of any gaps within employment, two satisfactory references and registration with your home country Teacher Registration service’.



  • Location: Saudi Arabia
  • Job Title: Top Tier Career Counsellor Position in Riyadh Schools, Saudi Arabia - Saudi Arabia
  • Employment Type: Permanent
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