Vacancy Details

10133 - Head of Music - January 2022

Business Unit: GEMS WINCHESTER SCHOOL - DUBAI
Location: UAE - Dubai
Closing Date 31-Jan-2022
About the Role

We are currently recruiting a Head of Music to join our team at GEMS Winchester School.

The successful candidate will be an experienced Head of Department or experienced teacher who is excited to join our world-class school and is driven to provide education at an exceptional level. GEMS teachers enjoy an outstanding school environment in which to deliver a dynamic and creative curriculum to motivated students. 

As well as being a great place to work; Dubai is a vibrant, cosmopolitan, rapidly expanding city where the sun shines all year round. Teachers in Dubai enjoy an exciting lifestyle, with opportunities for new and exciting leisure activities and travel across the region and further afield!

Successful applicants will have:

  • A B.Ed, PGCE, PGDE or equivalent (PGCE/PGDE must be accompanied by a subject relevant Bachelor’s Degree)

  • Exceptional subject knowledge

  • BTEC Level 3 in Performing Arts experience (desired but not essential)

  • Experience in leading and delivering a broad extra-curricular program

  • Encouraging student uptake of our GCSE, A-Level, BTEC, and peripatetic offering

  • A proven track record of providing outstanding teaching and learning

  • At least 2 years of experience teaching the National Curriculum of England

 

 

About Your Benefits

All positions attract an excellent remuneration package 

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

The GEMS Winchester School, Dubai, is a modern and spacious British Curriculum School that offers quality early years, primary and secondary education to children from Foundation Stage to Year 13. Established in 2011 to address the increasing demand for school places in Dubai and in particular in GEMS schools, the school has grown and recently relocated to its new campus in Dubailand, near IMG Worlds of Adventure with the mission to provide quality education to everyone. The diverse range of nationalities across the school brings a warm culture of tolerance and diversity. We welcome all learners from around the world and this international outlook is reflected by our choice of curriculum. The WSD community shares a mutual understanding of learning that is embraced by all.


To learn more please visit http://www.gemswinchesterschool-dubai.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.