Vacancy Details

9562 - Foundation Stage / Early Years Teachers - Immediate Vacancy

Business Unit: WESGREEN INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
Location: UAE - Sharjah
Closing Date 28-Dec-2021
About the Role
Wesgreen International School, Sharjah continues to deliver seamless quality education while working tirelessly to ensure the wellbeing of students and staff alike.  With this commitment to high standards of education, we are looking for skilled Foundation Stage/Early Years Teachers who are excited about joining a reputed GEMS Education school from September '21.  The school has a focus on high academic standards, computational thinking, social and emotional education as well as inclusivity to allow all students to succeed through a range of academic and vocational pathways.

 

As well as being a great place to work, Sharjah is a vibrant, rapidly expanding city where the sun shines all year round. Teachers in Sharjah enjoy a great lifestyle as well as extensive travel and leisure opportunities around the region and further afield.

The successful applicant will have the following:

  • A certified teaching qualification at degree level, such as B.Ed, PGCE, PGDE or equivalent specializing in Early Years 
  • 2 or more years of experience teaching Foundation Stage or Early Years in a British Curriculum school or Nursery
  • IMMEDIATE availability 
  • The desire to provide outstanding teaching and learning
  • Aspiration to work in a world class school with real prospects for enhancing their career
  • Excellent IT and interpersonal communication skills to work closely with students and parents
  • A creative and enthusiastic approach both in and out of the classroom

We are keen to receive applications from those who are excited to be part of this progressive school.  Please ensure you upload a copy of your qualifications, including your teaching credentials in order to be considered for this role.  Please also note that though CACHE qualifications are not sufficient teachers with a Montessori qualification are welcome. 

 

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 airfares to country of residence, and end of Service Gratuity.

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

Wesgreen International School was founded in 1991 and became a member of the GEMS international network of schools in 2017. The school follows the National Curriculum for England (NCfE) and has around 3300 students spread across four separate campuses on one site: Early Years (FS1, FS2, and Year 1); a co-educational Primary (Year 2 to Year 5); a Boys' Secondary School (Year 6 to Year 13), and a similar Secondary Girls' School. Wesgreen is a world-class academic institution with a long history of achievement in the Sharjah community. It is a member of the British Schools in the Middle East — BSME, which helps raise educational standards and creates opportunities for staff professional development. Many alumni serve as dedicated members of their alma mater's parent body, while others excel at some of the world's best universities. The school inspires excellence and empowers global minds by engaging passionate and qualified international educators in a culturally responsive setting. Many staff and families enjoy longstanding educational partnerships, which is one of the community's many strengths.


To learn more please visit http://www.wesgreeninternationalschool-sharjah.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
3. UAE Ministry teaching approval if in UAE
4. Bachelors/Masters Degree
5. Teaching Qualification
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.