Vacancy Details

11482 - Human Resources Manager

Business Unit: GEMS WORLD ACADEMY - DUBAI
Location: UAE - Dubai
Closing Date 31-Aug-2022
About the Role

GEMS World Academy is looking to appoint Human Resourses Manager for an immediate start.

Key Accountabilities

Lead and manage all aspects of Human Resources within assigned school(s). Manage and oversea the implementation and compliance with GEMS People and Organisations policies, procedures and systems. Provide expertise, support and advice in the various HR functions, which include recruitment, staffing, employment law, performance management, professional learning and employee relations.

Expected Qualifications:

  • A college Degree from a reputed university is desirable (BA or BSc)

Experience and Skills Set:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience working in a HR generalist capacity or with a specialism in Performance Management, Talent Development or Employee Relations
  • Knowledge in general HR office procedures, policies and methods
  • Strong ICT skills ideally with experience of ERP/HRMS
  • Solid communication skills, attention to details and follow-up
  • Able to multitask and cope with a degree of pressure at peak times
  • Excellent organization and interpersonal skills
  • Experience working in a multi-cultural environment is a plus
  • Credible experience of managing employee relations
  • Pro-active, positive, solutions oriented approach
  • Able to be flexible and deal with a degree of ambiguity and work independently
  • Solid time management skills
  • Advanced user of Microsoft Office and able to utilize technology well to present facts to the management.
  • Able to manage a diverse team’s performance and relationships.
  • Analytical Thinking

We are committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare. We expect all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced check.

About Your Benefits

An attractive remuneration package is on offer to the successful candidate including a competitive salary, medical and life insurance, working permit and residence visa, flight allowance, tuition fee concession, 52 days yearly annual leave and other benefits in line with the UAE Labour Law.

If you meet the criteria and are enthusiastic about working in an educational environment we encourage you to apply.

Please ensure you have uploaded an up-to-date CV, formal letter of application and recent photograph.

Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  

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

The International Baccalaureate (IB) programmes are at the heart of GEMS World Academy and are internationally renowned as rigorous and challenging courses in which students develop rapidly both personally and academically. The IB Programme is widely considered the gold standard of education, and GEMS World Academy is looking for talented and innovative individuals to join our highly successful team of over 136 teachers, 80 teaching assistants and 44 administrative and support staff and to contribute to the already successful outcomes for our community. GEMS World Academy-Dubai (GWA) is a private, co-educational IB World School for PreK to Grade 12 students. Established in 2008 as a member of GEMS Education, the Academy is authorised to deliver the PYP, MYP, DP and CP programmes, and is also accredited by the Council of International Schools and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). We serve a multi-ethnic community in the heart of Dubai. Our ethos is grounded in the IB Learner Profile; we encourage intellectual curiosity, entrepreneurial spirit, and foster a real sense of communal endeavour. The Academy has gained national and international recognition for its work to improve outcomes for students, as well as its aspirational and inclusive vision. As a member of the GWA community you will have the opportunity to shape the future of the Academy whilst working alongside an exceptionally talented group of teachers and leaders.

For further details about GEMS World Academy, Dubai please visit: https://www.gemsworldacademy-dubai.com


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

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.