Vacancy Details

12008 - Primary and Early Years Teachers - Abu Dhabi - Immediate placement

Business Unit: GEMS WORLD ACADEMY - ABU DHABI
Location: UAE - Abu Dhabi
Closing Date 31-Dec-2022
About the Role

At GEMS World Academy Abu Dhabi, 22-23 is an exciting year as we have moved to a new, purposefully designed campus on Al Reem Island and welcomed enrollments in Grades 6 and 7 for the first time!  Due to an overwhelming enrollment response we are looking to expand our Early Years and Primary Section and are looking for experienced Primary and Early Years Teachers to join our dynamic faculty on an immediate basis.  This is a fantastic opportunity for educators to start or continue their international career with a leading global company and world class international school located in the capital of the UAE, Abu Dhabi. 

The successful candidate should have:

  • A certified teaching qualification, such as a PGCE, PGDE, MEd, BEd or equivalent, relevant to either a Primary or Early Years role
  • 2 years solid and demonstrable Primary or Early Years teaching experience working in an IB/British school environment, however Primary/Elementary/Early Years Teachers from other curricula are welcome to apply 
  • IMMEDIATE AVAILABILITY
  • A creative and enthusiastic approach both in and out of the classroom
  • An excellent team player both within the department and across phases
  • Excellent IT and interpersonal communication skills to work closely with students and parents

As well as being a great place to work, Abu Dhabi is a vibrant, cosmopolitan, rapidly expanding city where the sun shines all year round.  Teachers in Abu Dhabi enjoy an excellent lifestyle as well as extensive travel and leisure opportunities around the region and further afield.

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 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

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

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.