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Join an Important Education Reform - Teach in the Northern Emirates

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Dubai, UAE: Middle East
Start date: 
December 15, 2018
Duration: 
24 months
Candidate Qualifications: 
Native English Speaker, Bachelor Degree, Licensed Teacher
Program name: 
Ministry of Education (MOE)
Grade level: 
Kindergarten, Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9, Grade 10, Grade 11, Grade 12
Positions available: 
40
Position type: 
Teacher (Certified/Licensed)
Teacher (ESL Instructor/TEFL)
Subject: 
English, Food and Nutrition, ICT (Information and Communications Technology), Mathematics, Physical & Health Education, Science - Biology, Science - Chemistry, Science - General, Science - Physics
Salary Range: 
$5500+/month
City: 
Dubai
Region: 
Middle East

This is an exciting and very unique opportunity to work on a special project in the Northern Emirates of the Middle East. Take part in one of the biggest educational reforms in history as an Early Years, Middle School or High School Teacher in the United Arab Emirates. Leadership positions also available. If you're looking to broaden your resume this could be a perfect fit for you. We are currently seeking English, Business, Science, Math, Design and Technology, Primary and Early Primary, PE, Performing Arts and Health Sciences/Life Skills teachers. For applicants from the UK we also offer positions as Special Education Specialists and Psychologists. 

These positions are for 2 year contracts with ongoing intakes and start dates throughout 2018/2019

You must be able to attend an in-person job interview. Interviews take place in the UK, Ireland, North America, Australia, New Zealand and the UAE.

 

General Job Requirements

  • 4 year Bachelor's Degree in an education related or subject specific area (ie. Math, Science, English, etc.)
  • Computer Literate
  • Master's degree in TESOL / TEFL is an advantage
  • Professional Teaching license or TESL/TEFL/CELTA
  • Experience living and teaching in the Middle East is an advantage
  • Must be a native English speaker or hold an IELTS 7 or higher
  • Drivers Licence

 

In addition to these base requirements, each positions specific requirements are as follows:

 

English Teacher 

Tax Free Salary of 21,000 AED / month (equivalent to GBP 4,600/month, USD $5,700/month, or CAD $7,500/month). This includes all allowances (housing, transportation, etc.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in English (or relevant field, such as literature, communication, journalism, linguistics, etc)
  • Minimum 3 years of classroom teaching experience in English at the High School Level
  • CELTA or TEFL certification

 

Science Teacher

Tax Free Salary of 21,000 AED / month (equivalent to GBP 4,600/month, USD $5,700/month, or CAD $7,500/month). This includes all allowances (housing, transportation, etc.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science
  • Master’s Degree preferred
  • Minimum 3 years of teaching science experience at High School Level
  • College Board Pre A.P or A.P certification desirable
  • Computer literate

 

Business Teacher

Tax Free Salary of 21,000 AED / month (equivalent to GBP 4,600/month, USD $5,700/month, or CAD $7,500/month). This includes all allowances (housing, transportation, etc.)

  • Relevant Business degree
  • Master’s Degree preferred
  • Minimum 3 years of teaching business experience at High School Level
  • Teaching and assessor qualification (PGCE, Cert. Ed, A and V awards)

 

Math Teacher

Tax Free Salary of 21,000 AED / month (equivalent to GBP 4,600/month, USD $5,700/month, or CAD $7,500/month). This includes all allowances (housing, transportation, etc.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Maths
  • Master’s Degree preferred
  • Minimum 3 years of teaching maths experience at the High School Level

 

Creative Design and Innovation Teacher

Tax Free Salary of 21,000 AED / month (equivalent to GBP 4,200/month, USD 5,700/month, or CAD $7,000/month). This includes all allowances (housing, transportation, etc.)

  • University Degree (Science, engineering) or equivalent in a Design Technology related subject area. Qualified teacher status through PGCE, DTLL, PTLL or other international equivalent
  • Experience in supervising student projects for creative design and innovation
  • Experience volunteering or working with students, youth groups or training adults.
  • Understanding of web design programming (java, HTML and python) and hardware (C++ & C#) is desirable

 

Design Technology and Computer Science Teacher

Tax Free Salary of 18,000 AED / month (equivalent to GBP 3,600/month, USD 4,900/month, or CAD $6,100/month). This includes all allowances (housing, transportation, etc.)

  • University Degree (IT, MIS, Science, engineering) or equivalent in a Design Technology related subject area
  • Essential understanding and application of programming web designing (Java, HTML, Python, C#). Industry Certification (i.e. Cisco, Microsoft, IC3 etc.) is desirable.
  • Essential understanding and application of programming (C++ & C#) and web designing (java, HTML and python)

 

Health Education (HECMA) and Life Skills Teacher

Tax Free Salary of 16,000 AED / month (equivalent to GBP 3,500/month, USD 4,300/month, or CAD $5,700/month). This includes all allowances (housing, transportation, etc.)

  • Minimum Level 3 qualification (NVQ, BTEC,)
  • Minimum 2 years of teaching experience
  • Life skills / PE training qualification
  • Valid First Aid certificate
  • Teaching or assessing qualification (A1, PGCE, Cert. Ed) is desirable
  • Bachelor’s degree in Life or Health Science is desirable

 

PE Teacher

Tax Free Salary of 16,000 AED / month (equivalent to GBP 3,500/month, USD 4,300/month, or CAD $5,700/month). This includes all allowances (housing, transportation, etc.)

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience of teaching Physical and Health Education or equivalent subjects (e.g. Sports Coaching, Health and Wellbeing, Fitness, Diet and Nutrition, Strength and Conditioning, etc.)
  • Physical Education Degree, or Degree in relevant subject (Sports Science, Health Science, Sports Development, Sports Coaching and Management, etc.)
  • Life skills / PE training qualification
  • Teaching Qualification (e.g. DTLLS, PGCE, Cert. Ed) or equivalent
  • Valid First Aid Certificate

 

Performing Arts Teacher

Tax Free Salary of 21,000 AED / month (equivalent to GBP 4,200/month, USD 5,700/month, or CAD $7,000/month). This includes all allowances (housing, transportation, etc.)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Music or Arts (Music, Theatre Arts, Drama, Fine Arts)

OR

  • B.Ed with a focus on Music or Arts (Music, Theatre Arts, Drama, Fine Arts)

OR

  • PGCE in Music and Arts or equivalent (Music, Theatre Arts, Drama, Fine Arts)

 

Special Education Specialists (Autism Spectrum, Emotional & Behavioral Disorders) and Psychologists (UK APPLICANTS ONLY)

Competitive Salary Offered - Based on individual qualifications and experience.

  • Special Education Specialists
  • Special Education Specialists (Autism Spectrum)
  • Special Education Specialists (Behavioral and Emotional Disorder Programs)
  • Psychologists
  • Educational Experts
  • More information here

Job Benefits

  • Tax Free Salary of 16,000-21,000AED (dependent on position) per month (inclusive of supplementary allowance to cover housing and transportation)
  • Free economy class, repatriation airfare to and from the United Arab Emirates for the beginning and end of your contract
  • 2 year contract with option to renew
  • Being Part of a Major Educational Reform!
  • Visa sponsorship for spouse and up to 3 dependents under the age of 18 who are residing in the UAE
  • Medical insurance for spouse and up to 3 dependents under the age of 18 who are residing in the UAE