Dress Code in international schools.
Some of the most frequent questions asked by teachers embarking on a career in an international school is about school dress codes, not least because a move to another country presents a packing nightmare!
Standards of dress code
Dress Code in the Middle East
In general, international schools will have a business or smart casual dress code so you should aim to dress in line with this. If in doubt, get on the website and see how staff dress; reach out to a staff member; check out the staff handbook, and speak up with the leadership so that you clear about the expectations. Nobody wants to show up to their new school in a pair of cut off jeans and flip flops because they weren’t sure how to dress and if in doubt, err on the side of caution. You can always discard that tie…
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