English Teacher

Location Abu Dhabi
Discipline: Overseas Teaching
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Karla Jordan
Contact email: karla@worldwide-teaching.com
Job ref: J10745
Published: 26 days ago
Due to expansion, our client is seeking enthusiastic, adaptable and committed Secondary English Teachers for August 2020. The school is a beautiful, purpose built school, opened in August 2017 and is a part of a growing network of schools. The name has been synonymous throughout the city for high quality education and pastoral care since 1979. Our school is a member of British Schools in the Middle East (BSME) which provides excellent opportunities for inter-school competitions, tournaments and CPD. The school is a bilingual private school from FS1 to Year 13, delivering the English National Curriculum, alongside Arabic. Successful candidates will be highly committed team players with the drive, energy and passion to develop, where there may be opportunities for internal promotion, as the academy grows. Successful applicants will need to be understanding of the ethos and values of a school with a high population of Arabic speaking students. The successful candidate will be an effective communicator, confident in establishing open communication with students, staff and parents. Applicants must lead by example and play a full part in the Academy’s extra-curricular activities programme. Applicants must be fluent English speakers, hold a relevant degree and teaching qualification and have a minimum of 2 years’ experience of teaching in schools that follow the National Curriculum of England. Applicants must be able to demonstrate: • Excellent subject knowledge of the NC • Experience of current UK initiatives and developments in English • Subject knowledge with an ability and willingness to teach across KS3 and KS4 • Strong classroom management skills and excellent subject knowledge • The capacity to support creative learning and to focus on developing 21st Century learning environments and innovation skills • Confidence in using IT to motivate and extend student’s learning experiences • Experience of using data from internal assessments and standardised tests and external assessments to track student progress • Experience of teaching EAL students is essential Package Details: • Competitive salary (tax free) • An initial two-year contract (renewable by mutual consent) • Furnished accommodation (including utilities) • Annual return air ticket/allowance • Medical insurance cover • End of service gratuity • Visa arranged by the school Applicants should submit a CV of no more than 2 pages together with a recent photograph, and a scanned degree certificate. Applicants must possess a passport from an English speaking country. Start date for this position will be Aug 2020. While we thank all applicants for their interest, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.