Vacancy Details

11128 - Sports Coach - September 2022

Location: UAE - Dubai
Closing Date 30-Jun-2022
About the Role

GEMS Wellington International school requires an ambitious, experienced and highly skilled Sports Coach with Football (Soccer), basketball and netball specialisms. The successful candidate will have the ability to extend, challenge and develop all students as well as possessing the ability to inspire and nurture a love for sport in every pupil at WIS. 

The sports coach should be able to contribute to wider school life by support the Sports team with after school activities and school fixtures. 

Successful applicants will have the following:

  • A Level or equivalent is essential. 
  • Bachelors degree in sport science or subject related sport is desirable. 
  • Coaching qualification with one or more of the above sports is mandatory. 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills is needed to work closely with students and parents.
  • Aspiration to work in a world class school with real prospects for enhancing their career.
About Your Benefits

All positions attract an excellent remuneration package


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

An outstanding school in Dubai, GEMS Wellington International School offers exceptional learning opportunities for students aged 3 to 18. Following the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum in The Early Years, the National Curriculum for England to Year 11 and the International Baccalaureate at Years 12 and 13. Every year our students achieve GCSE and IB results that are world class and some of the most successful students in Dubai study at WIS before going onto global universities of the highest caliber. As a HPL World Class Award school, our learning experience is significant in supporting both critical thinking and independence. Our dynamic school environment combined with the extensive range of extra-curricular experiences enables students to succeed and to aspire at every stage of their learning journey. The entire school community, a truly international one, is passionate and committed to ensuring all are recognised and celebrated for their individual strengths, enabled as lifelong learners and nurtured as future leaders.


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

In line with the UAE's Emiratisation goals, GEMS welcomes and encourages applications from UAE nationals to join our fast-growing team.

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.