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English Teacher

Al Ain English Speaking School (AAESS)

Al Ain, United Arab Emirates

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Job type:
Full Time, Permanent
Start date:
September 2018
Apply by:
2 February 2018

Job overview

Al Ain English Speaking School is looking to appoint exceptional subject teachers to join our team. We welcome applications from outstanding, self-motivated and dedicated professionals. We’re looking for passion, enthusiasm and experience, and a love for out of the box teaching!

As a qualified English teacher, you will have significant experience of teaching the UK National Curriculum at Key Stage 3, 4 & 5. You must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience of teaching and experience of iGCSE is desirable. We offer English Literature & Language at both KS4 & KS5.

You will be an excellent communicator and confident with your subject knowledge and craft, and be someone who gets on well with colleagues, students and parents. You will be well organised, have a good sense of humour and will want to participate fully in the extra-curricular aspects of school life as well as the classroom. You won’t be afraid of hard work and will be relentlessly focused on giving our students opportunities for success both in and beyond the classroom. Experience of, or an interest in, developing English as an extracurricular activity would be an advantage, or you will have something unique in your tool kit that will light the fires in the imagination of our young students.

Al Ain English Speaking School is a very successful all-through school that was established in 1979 and is one of the oldest schools in the city. It is held in high regard by the local community and has some amazing facilities and buildings. The school has a lovely campus and more importantly, brilliant students and staff from all over the world. Think you’ve got what it takes to join this amazing team?

For the right candidate, Middle Leadership positions are available with this post and attract TLR benefits.


The successful candidate will benefit from a career working with a senior leadership who come from Outstanding School backgrounds. You will enjoy CPD opportunities that will allow you to grow as well as opportunities to be involved in ground breaking projects and innovation that will not only put this school on the map, but your career and name too! The leadership team is visionary and enjoys fresh approaches to teaching and learning.

The successful candidate will enjoy a competitive package. You will have the opportunity to live in and work in one of the worlds' UNESCO Heritage sites which is almost equidistance from Dubai and Abu Dhabi which can be reached in approx. 1.5 hours. Al Ain, whilst a city, is relatively peaceful and exceptionally family friendly and we welcome applications from husband and wife teaching couples.

We will provide you with accommodation, health insurance, return flights per year to your home country and a tax free salary. A sun tan is also guaranteed as the sun always shines!

Selection Process

Applications and further details should be made to Caroline Reader at: and should contain a CV, letter of application and completed application form and the details of two professional referees. Any offer of appointment will be subject to a successful medical as well as clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service (previously known as CRB).

The closing date for applications is Friday 2nd February 2018.

Interviews will be conducted mid to late February.

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About Al Ain English Speaking School (AAESS)

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+971 7678636

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Al Ain English Speaking School is one of the oldest schools in Al Ain with a reputation that goes beyond the city boundaries.  It sits in the ‘Garden City’ renowned for being an oasis in the desert. AAESS is an all through school with over 1850 children from 3 to 19, and continually growing.  The campus is spacious and welcoming and prides itself with good facilities such as our fantastic indoor swimming pool; floodlit tennis courts;  566 seat auditorium; food prep and nutrition kitchen; automotive garage; TV & radio production studio and two Apple Mac suites.  We deliver the British Curriculum and offer iGCSE, AS and A Levels, with our 6th Form students securing places in prestigious universities all over the world.

Al Ain English Speaking School is the only school to hold the British Schools Overseas Award, where we are endorsed by the British Government and quality assured by Ofsted.

Al Ain English Speaking School is a caring and multicultural community that enables all individuals to realise their potential in a dynamic and innovative learning environment.  We value enquiry, perseverance and reflection, treating one another with respect and integrity, while learning together to become responsible and enterprising global citizens.

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