Vacancy Details

7196 - MYP Coordinator '21

Business Unit: GEMS INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL - AL KHAIL
Location: UAE - Dubai
Closing Date 28-Feb-2021
About the Role

We, at GEMS International School, Al Khail, are looking for a MYP Coordinator to join our exceptional team for the start of the 2021 academic year. GEMS teachers deliver dynamic and creative curriculum in world class schools to motivated students. 

MYP Coordinators at GEMS perform a very important dual role.  Please see details below.

As a leader:

  • Model highly effective principles of teaching and instructional differentiation
  • Assist teachers develop learning targets for students
  • Effectively model, communicate and support the implementation of best practices, GEMS culture of kindness and the GEMS/GIS core values
  • Demonstrate positive leadership and highly effective communication skills
  • Contribute positively to team building
  • Assist teachers with orientation to subject or grade level curriculum
  • Lead and attend all related department /grade level meetings

As a manager:

  • Proactively address grade/department concerns and resolve them in a timely, sensitive and professional manner
  • Assist in the preparation of necessary documentation of curriculum materials and timetables
  • Plan and manage production of annual budget collateral material
  • Monitor appropriate quality and quantity of homework and communication by team members with student families.

Requirements:

  • A minimum of 2 years experience in a similar role
  • 3-5 years of solid and demonstrable class room teaching experience  in a premium caliber IB curriculum school 
  • A certified teaching qualification at degree level, such as B.Ed, PGCE, PGDE or equivalent
  • The desire to provide outstanding teaching and learning
  • Aspiration to work in a world class school with real prospects for enhancing their career
About Your Benefits

All positions attract an excellent remuneration package including a competitive tax free salary, individual fully furnished accommodation, tuition fee concession, private medical insurance, annual airfare to country of residence, and End of Service Gratuity.

Candidates who are motivated to fulfill such a role and who meet the requirements are encouraged to apply. 

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 International School, Dubai Hills, opened in September, 2013, as a premier school offering the International Baccalaureate (IB) programme.

With a strong multicultural student body and faculty of over 93 nationalities, we educate our students on the importance of acceptance, respect, appreciation and understanding. Through developing these core personal and social skills, and maintaining the GEMS Education ethos of learning, ambition and philanthropy, our students become true global citizens.

Our community is known for its warmth and inclusivity, with student leadership and responsibility (at all ages) highly valued. Our school is committed to digital citizenship. Our Bring Your Own Device program and dedicated Digital Learning Coaches enable students to discover ways that technology can assist and enhance their learning. Our students are not the only learners: our faculty is dedicated to self-improvement and sharing best practice through the highest levels of professional development.


http://www.gemsinternationalschool-alkhail.com/
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
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.