Vacancy Details

10235 - Early Years Teachers - Abu Dhabi - August '22

Business Unit: GEMS WORLD ACADEMY - ABU DHABI
Location: UAE - Abu Dhabi
Closing Date 28-Feb-2022
About the Role

At GEMS World Academy Abu Dhabi, 22-23 is sure to be an exciting year as we expand and move to a new, purposefully designed campus on Al Reem Island in April 2022 and welcome enrollments in Grades 6 and 7 for the first time!  We are looking for experienced Early Years Teachers to join our dynamic faculty and world-class school for the start of the 2022 academic year. 

Our teachers enjoy an outstanding, state of the art school facility and environment in which to deliver a dynamic and creative curriculum to a highly motivated international student body.  

The successful applicant should have the following:

  • A relevant degree qualification such as a BEd/MEd specializing in Early Years or a Bachelors/Masters in Childhood Studies and an internationally recognized teaching qualification (ex. PGCE, PGDE) or teaching license 
  • 2 years’ experience in a similar school setting 
  • Familiarity with the IB framework
  • Ability to build strong relationships with students and colleagues
  • Understanding of PLC model (collaborative)
  • A growth-oriented and enthusiastic about the arts
  • Professional commitment to becoming an “Outstanding” Teacher  
  • A creative and enthusiastic approach both in and out of the classroom
  • 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 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.