Vacancy Details

3248 - SENCo

Location: UAE - Dubai
Closing Date 12-Jan-2019
About the Role

We are looking for an experienced SENCO to join the team. The successful candidate will:
• Identify and develop the most effective teaching and learning approaches for pupils with SEND and leading colleagues in the development of these approaches
• Monitor teaching and learning activities to meet the needs of pupils with SEND
• Ensure a truly differentiated approach to learning and teaching and associated resources appropriate to the needs of SEND students
• Work with Heads of Year, Heads of Faculty, Heads of Department and teachers to ensure that there is effective provision for the needs of students within the delivery of the curriculum
• Liaise with parents and with external agencies as appropriate.
• Carry out assessments of students’ needs

 Applicants should have:

• Professional qualification relevant to SEND provision
• Recent experience of managing students from a variety of cultures
• Experience of developing and enhancing the practice of other staff
• Demonstrable commitment and track record in raising the achievement and standards of pupils with SEND
• Experience of implementing a range of pedagogical techniques, with a track-record of innovation in teaching and learning
• An excellent knowledge of SEND initiatives
• The ability to analyse data effectively to identify and track the progress of vulnerable

About Your Benefits
An excellent remuneration package is on offer for successful candidates.
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 New Millennium School, Al Khail, is recognized as a center of learning and excellence, nurturing young minds from Pre-K to Grade 12, allowing them to find and realize their true potential. Our school is privileged to host an ever-expanding multi-cultural community with 35 different nationalities represented. Today, we are recognized as the only CBSE school in the region with an international perspective.

The innovative curriculum features a broad range of subjects, each designed to foster key skills such as communication, problem-solving, enquiry, critical thinking, research & innovation, personal & social awareness and the spirit of enterprise. To further nurture the talent that we know lies within each of our students, we offer a range of 30 different clubs during the extended day programme called PACT – Programme for Appreciation and Cultivation of Talent. In preparing the next-generation of leaders, we offer a structured student-leadership programme. Our graduates are well-prepared for university acceptances through a consistent career guidance programme.
About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application. To complete the application you would need the following document(s):
1. Resume/CV
2. Passport-size photograph
3. Resume
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.