Teacher of ICT and Computing (Secondary): United Arab Emirates
Al Dhafra Private Schools are owned by Dhafir Group, a highly successful and well-organised establishment based in the UAE. The group currently own 3 co-educational, all through schools based in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain.
Al Dhafra Private Schools, Abu Dhabi is a high performing American curriculum school and a fully accredited US College Board Center.
Al Dhafra, Abu Dhabi is a well-respected and popular school with over 1300 students, meeting the needs of the local Emirati and diverse international community. The school is on a very exciting journey and has recently received very positive inspection reports from the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK). The school empowers its staff to fulfill their roles successfully and encourages and supports professional development. The school enjoys the benefits of dynamic, experienced leadership and management, a vibrant learning community, dedicated teachers and supportive governance. The school is located at the entrance to Abu Dhabi, perfectly situated to explore and experience the beauty of the emirates.
THE POST – Teacher of ICT and Computing (Secondary)
We are seeking to appoint a motivated, highly skilled, enthusiastic and dedicated teacher of ICT and Computing (Grades 6-12) who would work alongside, develop and support a multi-cultural staff team in our continued pursuit of excellence. Our focus is purely on your ability as a practitioner so experience of the Common Core Curriculum we follow is not essential.
Qualifications / Person Specification
A relevant teaching qualification: PGCE/QTS/Teaching Diploma for the age group you will be teaching, and a degree in ICT and Computing;
A minimum of 2 years recent teaching experience
An excellent track record in preparing students for external examinations
An excellent understanding of secondary (Middle School and High School/KS3-5) teaching and learning;
Experience / Understanding of teaching ICT and Computing, particularly for students for whom English is a second language;
Excellent communication skills to lead by example, as well as collaborate with leaders, Senior Management and parents;
Ability to research new initiatives and implement them whilst evaluating current processes.
Terms and conditions
2 year contract renewable
Remuneration package including a competitive tax-free salary, accommodation or allowance, health insurance, flight allowance and end of contract gratuity.