Vacancy Details

13642 - Primary PE Teacher - September 2023

Location: UAE - Dubai
Closing Date 15-Apr-2023
About the Role

We are currently recruiting a high performing PE teacher to join our very successful PE team at our consistently ‘Outstanding’ school. Jumeirah Primary School teachers enjoy an outstanding school environment in which to deliver a dynamic and creative PE curriculum to highly motivated students.

The successful applicant will have a minimum of two years' Physical Education teaching experience in a school offering the National Curriculum for England. Although this is a Primary PE teaching position, we consider candidates with KS3 experience looking for a new, exciting role in a school with outstanding sports facilities, including a state-of-the-art 4D Astro Turf pitch, multi-purpose Sports Hall, tennis courts and swimming pools.

As well as being a great place to work, Dubai is a vibrant, cosmopolitan, rapidly expanding city where the sun shines all year round. Teachers in Dubai 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:

 Competitive tax free salary; individual, fully furnished accommodation; free schooling for up to two children, as per policy; private medical insurance; annual airfares 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 Jumeirah Primary School is one of the most established and highly sought-after schools in Dubai. It has been consistently ‘Outstanding’ since 2010, thus securing its place amongst the top five schools in Dubai.

JPS is a High Performance Learning ‘World Class’ premium independent school, teaching the National Curriculum for England to pupils from FS1 to Year 6, using pedagogical approaches cherry-picked from the top performing countries in the world on a campus equipped with excellent facilities. The school has an enthusiastic and dedicated team of highly-skilled classroom and specialist teachers, who create personalised and challenging learning opportunities to develop the children’s critical thinking, problem-solving, innovation and independent learning skills. Behavior across school is exemplary and the children have a real passion for learning. As well as achieving high academic standards against international benchmarks in the core subjects, the children of JPS achieve notable successes in the non-core subjects of Physical Education, Music and the languages and leave at the end of their JPS journey as well-rounded members of the international GEMS community in which they thrive.

GEMS Jumeirah Primary School is a full member of the British Schools in the Middle East (BSME) and a member of the Independent Association of Preparatory Schools.

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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.