Position title
AP Biology Teacher - International School in Iraq - August 2024 Start

Iraq is a remarkable place to spend your international teaching career - picture yourself teaching and travelling in one of the most culturally diverse nations in the Middle East!

ASQ International is currently recruiting a Qualified AP Biology Teacher to join a successful International School in Iraq in August 2024.


Connect with a vibrant, energetic and passionate team who inspire excellence in academics and life-long learning skills within a modern atmosphere at this international school.  Home to UNESCO and World Heritage Sites, Iraq offers many things to see and do.  Visit ancient ruin sites, multiple museums, beautiful natural attractions and historical sites.  The most famous being Abbasid Palace, Babylon and the Great Mosque of Samarra.

The school

This international school is a flagship dual programme school located in a premier location in Basrah, Iraq. The school offers an enriched outstanding coeducational Common Core States Standards Curriculum and IGCSE Program, in a modern atmosphere and is committed to meeting the needs of families who have chosen an international education.  The staff teach and inspire excellence in academics and life-long learning skills by continually reviewing and building an enriched curriculum, promoting student achievement, encouraging integrity and nurturing a desire to learn. The schools’ teaching methodology embeds character values and academic training to develop student competency as well as curiosity.

Job highlights

  • Low cost of living
  • Amazing location with opportunities to travel
  • Career growth
  • Great benefits package
  • Located South of Iraq and notably safe

The ideal candidate

  • BA Degree in Education or BA Degree in your specialist subject
  • Minimum 2 years teaching experience
  • Preference will be given to candidates with American Curriculum experience
  • Teaching Certificate
  • Excellent Written and Spoken English
  • Creative teaching approach in order to motivate students

Facts & Figures

Location: Basra, Iraq

Job type: Contract

Duration: 1 year

Salary range: Market related and based on experience and qualifications

Benefits: Accommodation inclusive of electricity, water and wi-fi; visa support; annual airfare; health insurance; transportation to and from work; bonus upon contract renewal

About ASQ:  The perfect match between international schools and candidates

ASQ International partners with a number of exceptional International schools globally to offer the latest and best selection of educational positions. 

Kindly send your CV to: Jacqui Truelove or apply directly online at www.asq-international.com.

We look forward to hearing from you!

If your application has been successful, we will contact you within 5 days.

Please note: Even if you are unsuccessful on this occasion, we will keep your details on file in the ASQ International talent pool, for future international positions.

Job Location
Base Salary
Up to GBP 28,000 per annum
Date posted
March 13th, 2024
Working Hours