The British School Muscat

International School of the Year 2019

A non-profit school

International co-educational day school

Established in 1971

200 Teaching Staff National Curriculum England
1200 Students GCSE
63 nationalities A Level
45% British Students Personalised approach to learning,
BSM Website… Cobis Accredited…
BSM on Facebook… International School of the year 2019
BSM on Twitter… BSO Inspection Report Primary School 2017…
BSM on Youtube… BSO Inspection Report Senior School 2017…

“Students’ behaviour is exemplary: they have excellent manners, and there are very  positive relationships between adults and students.” 

BSO Inspection 2017

‘Off-site learning opportunities are varied and well attended, offering a wide range of excellent learning experiences.’

BSO Inspection 2017

The Leadership Team

Kai Vacher


Appointed Aug 2011
Appointed Aug 2011


Nadia Megnin,

Head of Senior School


Jeni Dellman,

Head of Primary School

Key Confidence Indicators

Average Staff Tenure

6 Years

% Income from Fees


5 Year  Staff Turnover Rate


Management to Staff Ratio


Staff Family: Singles Ratio


Student to Teacher Ratio


Staffing as % of Income


Resource as % of Income 



  • Tax free salary
  • Management allowances
  • Remuneration of threshold
  • End of service gratuity
  • Continuing professional development
  • Utilities allowance
  • Flight allowance
  • Freight allowance
  • Free tuition for up to three children
  • 48 hour contract cooling off period.

School Culture of Wellbeing

  • Induction programme
  • Comprehensive worldwide health insurance
  • High quality accessible staff accommodation
  • On site medical assistance
  • Visa support
  • Free meals, drinks, snacks
  • School – staff association
  • Staff activities
    • Yoga
    • Gym
    • Swimming Pool

Work life balance policy including

  • Respectful email policy
  • Protected meeting time
  • Protected preparation Time 
  • Regular non contact breaks
  • Celebrating success
  • Staff social groups
  • Efficient and effective working practices
  • An anti bullying and harassment policy
  • A whistle blower policy

Oman Work Visa

Work Visa Details

This is granted at the request through a request to the Royal Omani Police from of an Omani employer.

Visas are valid for staying in the country for 2 years from  the date of stamping.


British School Muscat News Stories

A Peek Inside

Inspiring facilities

  • Large All weather pitch with spectator grandstand
  • 3 large multi-purpose halls
  • 2 large sports halls
  • Dance studio
  • 3 swimming pools (a 25m x 8 lane pool, a 25m x 4 lane pool and a learner pool)
  • Health centre run by professional nurses
  • Large outdoor playgrounds
  • Shaded lunch areas
  • Two well-resourced libraries
  • Tuck shop
  • 10 science labs
  • Specialist facilities for Art, design technology, drama, music, media and computing.

“The premises and accommodation are excellent.”