Vacancy Details

12877 - Assistant Principal; Inclusion, Safeguarding and Wellbeing - Early 2023

Location: UAE - Abu Dhabi
Closing Date 24-Dec-2022
About the Role
We are looking for a passionate Assistant Principal for Inclusion, Safeguarding and Wellbeing to join our dynamic team early 2023.

The ideal candidate will have extensive Inclusion, Safeguarding and Wellbeing experience and have a successful, varied and proven track record. Preference will be given to candidates with Early Years’ and High Performance Learning experience.

Responsibilities include:
• SEND focused learner support through various stages of the school years
• Key supporter of the Teacher/ Lead Practitioner in promoting the learning and personal development of all learners at school
• Planning and delivery of support during lessons
• Recording and reporting progress, areas of concern and achievements about supported learners with relevant stakeholders as appropriate
• Work closely with various Learning Support teams across the school to promote School principals and continuously improve its standards
• Managing and promoting safeguarding and well-being across the school

Minimum requirements:
• A relevant Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent qualification specializing in Special Education
• At least 3 years’ demonstrable experience teaching/supporting varying student education needs with diverse backgrounds
• History of successful partnering with Admin (SLT) and other relevant stakeholders
• Resilient and agile decision making skills to ensure successful design and implementation of programs that meet school and student body requirements to help students achieve success in all aspects of their life
• Superior interpersonal skills that reflect patience, tolerance, sensitivity, empathy and enthusiasm for working with students, parents and school staff in a multicultural and international setting
• Aspiration to work in a world class school with real prospects for enhancing their career

About Your Benefits
Competitive package available
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

Working with GEMS Education offers you a unique opportunity to enhance and progress your career in a global setting. Whether this is your first international role or the latest in your successful career overseas, GEMS provides you with the unparalleled chance to be part of the world’s largest education company.

Every day, we have the privilege of educating over 190,000 students from over 176 countries through GEMS schools globally. Teaching at GEMS is not just a job, it is a career. Our teachers enjoy free access to leading CPD programmes and have the opportunity to grow with the company on a global scale. With most of our leaders coming from within the GEMS network of schools, GEMS teachers are in a unique position to consider career opportunities across the world.


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
3. Resume

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.