Vacancy Details

9907 - HR Officer

Business Unit: GEMS WORLD ACADEMY - ABU DHABI
Location: UAE - Abu Dhabi
Closing Date 14-Nov-2021
About the Role

We are looking for a HR Officer to lead on and manage all aspects of Human Resources within the assigned school(s). He / She should be able to manage and oversee the implementation and compliance with GEMS Human Resources policies, procedures, and systems. Provide expertise, support, and advice in the various Human Resources functions, which include recruitment, staffing, performance management, Employment Law and employee relations.

 Expected Qualifications:

  • A relevant degree or diploma is preferred
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge and methods
  • Strong ICT skills ideally with experience of ERP/HRMS

    Expected Experience:

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience working in a HR generalist capacity with a keen focus on Teacher Recruitment, Safer recruitment practices, Employee Relations, Employee engagement
  • Experience must include working in an ERP environment
  • Solid experience of multiple stakeholder relationship management
  • Experience working in a multi-cultural environment is a plus.
  • Credible experience of managing employee relations

    Requisite competencies:

  • Problem solving
  • Multi tasking
  • Organization & planning
  • Influencing
  • Attention to details

    Recruitment process:

  • Shortlisting based on initial interview
  • School based assessment 
  • Final interview with Principal/CEO & Corporate HR Business Partner

 

About Your Benefits
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 World Academy Abu Dhabi is a dynamic, diverse, and inclusive community that captivates hearts and minds, challenges and empowers learners, fosters collaboration and unity, and inspires authentic local and global action. We are committed to creating a Culture of Dignity whereby all members feel safe, valued and included - a place where they belong. We actively foster a climate that encourages all members of the WAA learning community to express openness, care, empathy, agency and opportunity. We nurture, we challenge and we inspire. With a passionate team of dedicated educators, we draw experience and expertise from across the globe. We are so much more than the traditional concept of a school. We are a proud and supportive learning community with mutual respect and tolerance at our core. As well as being a thoroughly international family, we recognize and respect the importance of our host country’s language and culture, and actively promote these at all times. Offering the International Baccalaureate Organization’s (IBO) Primary Years Programme from KG – Grade 5, our students learn at an early age what it means to belong to a multicultural, diverse and inter-connected world. In September 2022, we will be expanding our provision to include Grades 6-8, commencing our journey to MYP authorization. Learners at GEMS World Academy Abu Dhabi develop intercultural understanding, social and environmental stewardship as well high levels of personal and collective achievement.


To learn more please visit http://www.gemsworldacademy-abudhabi.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.