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British School Muscat

Evaluation 1)
Academic integrity of British School Muscat
Effectiveness of administration at British School Muscat
Academic and disciplinary support provided at British School Muscat
Director's involvement in academics at British School Muscat
Fair and equitable treatment by board and director at British School Muscat
British School Muscat has adequate educational materials on hand
Attitude of local community towards foreigners at British School Muscat
Cost of living in relation to salary at British School Muscat
Satisfaction with housing at British School Muscat
Community offers a variety of activities at British School Muscat
Availability and quality of local health care at British School Muscat
Satisfaction with school health insurance policy at British School Muscat
Family friendly / child friendly school and community at British School Muscat
Assistance with visas, shipping and air travel at British School Muscat
Extra curricular load is reasonable at British School Muscat
Security and personal safety at British School Muscat

As an international school, the package is very competitive at British School Muscat...

You would find it extremely difficult to fault the accommodation offered by the British School Muscat, because the school does go out of its way to ensure that staff are comfortable...

British School Muscat employs a a responsive and hardworking maintenance team that is quick to resolve any building issues on-site or in staff accommodation...

The British School Muscat is undergoing various phases of redevelopment and is upgrading its facilities to a high specification...

...Of course, the parents (customers) are pleased but some longer-serving members of staff to tend to grumble. That's probably because some 'older' staff want to go back to the times when the British School Muscat was smaller and 'friendlier'... 

The staff are experienced and talented. But unfortunately there is a culture of contempt amongst colleagues at British School Muscat and many instances where... 

At the interview for British School Muscat you will be given...

I Strongly, strongly disagree with the previous post. I have been at British School Muscat for 6 years, and many staff have...

As with all schools, British School Muscat certainly not perfect and I don't agree with all decisions made by management, but... 

British School Muscat is divided into Primary and Secondary schools. The primary school is generally better run than the senior school. The senior school at British School Muscat is more like a collection of individual departments, rather than a whole school. Some departments are happier and better run than others, depending on the individual department head. 

Oman is a fantastic country in which to live. I am a 'seasoned' expat so can compare to the other countries in which I have lived. Muscat is very safe, small city. Its a great place to bring up small children, although older teenagers at British School Muscat may find it a little dull in the city and...

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