Vacancy Details

2836 - Data Analyst (SIMS)

Location: UAE - Dubai
Closing Date 19-Nov-2018
About the Role

You will be responsible for maintaining accurate and up to date personal staff and student information in the MIS and report on this where necessary. This will include monitoring, tracing and reporting on student attendance. 

You will also need to  have logical and analytical thinking skills and possess excellent ICT skills, including a good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and experience in SIMS.You must be excellent in communication skills – verbal and written; should be able to prioritize, effectively plan and have good organisational skills.

You will require to liaise with the Leaders responsible for the timetable, Heads of Year and Heads of Subject Areas to create class lists for the coming academic year.

You will input data accurately and efficiently into Assessment Management systems, and be able to import/ export to all school data from Microsoft Excel.

You must be a team player, service oriented and eager to learn.


About Your Benefits

BA Degree in any relevant discipline/subject suitable for this role

2-3 years work experience in a similar role

Exceptional skills in Excel  

Good understanding of how the school works with experience in administration of data management systems

Experience with other educational software and application will be advantage

About GEMS

Trusted for over 55 years and now a third generation education family, GEMS Education began in a single school room in Dubai. Today, we have the privilege of educating over 190,000 students from over 176 countries through GEMS owned and managed schools globally; over 270,000 students access resources through our services division; and we will impact 20 million by 2020 students through the initiatives of our Charity partner Varkey Foundation.

About the School

GEMS Al Barsha National School for Girls, Dubai, is relatively new school which opened in September 2016. It offers an inspirational curriculum based on the National Curriculum for England with Arabic language and UAE culture, heritage and tradition at the heart of everything. As an all-through educational provision, the school currently caters for children from FS1 to Year 10 with plans to grow to Year 13 in successive years. FS provision is co-educational and Y1-10 is girls only. FS boys from GEMS Al Barsha National School for Boys are educated in the girls campus.

The school enjoys a prime location making it easily accessible to everything that Dubai has to offer as well as other Emirates. As well as being a fabulous place to work, Dubai is a vibrant, cosmopolitan, rapidly expanding city where the sun shines all year round. Here in Dubai you will enjoy an excellent lifestyle as well as extensive travel and leisure opportunities around the region and further a field.
About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application.
1. Resume/CV
2. Passport-size photograph
Important Note : GEMS Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of its students. Applicants will be required to submit a current police criminal clearance check or equivalent from their home country or current country of residence prior to appointment.