Vacancy Details

5637 - Shadow Teacher

Location: UAE - Sharjah
Closing Date 31-May-2021
About the Role

About the Role

We are looking for the passionate individuals for support with children who have Special Educational Needs (SEN).

Working as a Shadow Teacher you will:

  • Provide support, to students throughout their school day
  • Work alongside teachers and other staff in enhancing the effective involvement of pupils with SEND and/or learning barriers in their academic and social development.
  • Work with students to help develop their personal plans and aspirations
  • Support students to develop crucial life skills to help them thrive

The ideal candidate will have experience working with children and a passion for supporting children with additional needs.

You will also need to be well organised, have an appreciation of health & safety in the workplace, along with a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. 

Candidate should be:

  • Fluent in spoken and written English.
  • Highschool Certificate with two year of experience
  • Candidates applying for this position MUST be sponsored by their spouse/father.

About You

You will hold a High School Certificate and have a minimum of two years experience in a teaching and learning environment. 


About Your Benefits

 The position offer an excellent remuneration package.

About GEMS

Trusted for over 60 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 170,000 students from over 176 countries through GEMS owned and managed schools globally; over 270,000 students access resources through our services division.

About the School

GEMS Cambridge International Schools have a proven track record of success in both academic and extra-curricular activities. Cambridge International Schools consistently produce results that are significantly above the UK national averages, year after year. Over the past 3 years alone, GEMS Cambridge students have been accepted to 97 universities in 26 countries. GEMS Cambridge Sharjah continues the legacy of the Cambridge brand in Muwaileh area, Sharjah. Just 25 minutes from Downtown Dubai, this exciting new school opened in September 2019. Now in its third year of opening with more than 1600 students up to Year 12, the school has a capacity of 2500 students and will accommodate students up to Year 13. GEMS Cambridge Sharjah is a values-driven school which delivers the National Curriculum of England, with distinct opportunities to develop students’ full potential academically, socially and personally in a warm, happy and safe environment with design thinking at the core of curriculum


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

In line with the UAE's Emiratisation goals, GEMS welcomes and encourages applications from UAE nationals to join our fast-growing team.

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.