Vacancy Details

9876 - IB PYP Homeroom Teacher - Jan '22

Business Unit: GEMS INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL - AL KHAIL
Location: UAE - Dubai
Closing Date 28-Feb-2022
About the Role

This is a fantastic opportunity for IB PYP Homeroom Teachers to start or continue their international career with a leading global company and world class international school located in the bustling heart of Dubai.  Due to GEMS International School's continued success and to meet growth demands, we are looking to welcome dynamic and passionate teachers who are keen to join a world class school providing unsurpassed education that is ready to grow to meet our community’s needs.

We welcome applications for the role of Primary Years Program Homeroom Teacher.  

The successful candidate should have:

  • A relevant and certified teaching qualification, at degree level, such as PGCE, PGDE, MEd, BEd or equivalent 
  • 2 years solid and demonstrable PYP teaching experience working in an IB school environment, however, experienced Primary/Elementary Teachers from other curricula are welcome to apply 
  • A creative and enthusiastic approach both in and out of the classroom
  • An excellent team player both within the department and across phases
  • Excellent IT and interpersonal communication skills to work closely with students and parents

If you are excited by this opportunity and are keen to apply please ensure to mention in your cover letter if you will be traveling with a teaching partner and what subject/year groups they are qualified to teach. 

About Your Benefits

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

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 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 Respect, Trust and Ambition (the three values in our school culture which underlie all we do). Through developing these core personal and social skills, and maintaining the GEMS Education ethos of learning for life and philanthropy, our students become truly global citizens. This year we have introduced the IB Career-related Programme to our pathways post-16 and also the Tareeqi Programme, our in-house KHDA approved SEN pathway. 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 and our 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.


To learn more please visit 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.