Upper Primary Teacher - Abu Dhabi, Late October 2019
Curriculum: National Curriculum for England and Wales
Contract: 2 year renewable
Accommodation: Comprehensive allowance
Salary: 12000 AED per month+
Part of a major international educational group, this impressive school offers a premium education to more than 800 students from Foundation Stage 1 to Year 12; it is a truly international experience with students representing 56 different countries, 35% of which are from the UK, 19% are UAE Nationals or from GCC countries and the remainder are made up from the USA, Australia, New Zealand as well as many other countries.
The large striking campus offers spacious classrooms, indoor gymnasium, indoor swimming pool, dance and drama studios, music suites, shaded playing courts and grassed sporting fields. A co-educational campus they apply the English National Curriculum and are currently working towards accreditation with IB World Schools for the IB programme.
An inclusive school they seek to promote equal opportunity and do not require students to sit entrance exams, they believe in high academic achievements, maximising every student's academic development. They map each student's learning and use differentiated instruction to ensure every student fulfils their potential.
Teachers and management are highly experienced and committed to the academic, social and physical development of every child. 70% are from the UK and teachers receive continuous and comprehensive professional development.
Embracing themselves in the community has been key to this schools success, communicating with both students and parents weekly is vital to ensure everyone is up to date on activities, initiatives and student progress . Parents are encouraged to become actively involved in the school; to volunteer; to celebrate and to attend workshops.
Requirements: Teachers should hold a degree in the teaching subject as well as a teaching certificate, and have a minimum of 4 solid years' experience, or 2 years experience with a Bachelor's of Education. Candidates must be fluent in the English language, be confident, flexible and keen to integrate into the school community. This school offers teachers a career overseas; teachers must demonstrate a strong work ethic and commitment as well as an impressive knowledge of the National curriculum for England and Wales.
Package: An impressive tax free salary is accompanied by single occupancy furnished accommodation (or AED85000/per annum allowance), flights and medical insurance. All benefits are extended to a spouse.