Start Date: September 2018
Contract Length: 2 years (renewable contract)
Eligible Candidates: NQT & Experienced
Student Level: Grades 7-11
Be a passionate educator in your subject and be a lifelong learner. Be willing to facilitate student learning with a focus on inquiry. Develop each student as an individual and help them to reach their goals. Be willing to collaborate with colleagues to achieve learning results.
Assess and record progress whilst preparing students for IGCSE and A Level examinations. Inspire students to be risk takers and be a principled teacher with a sense of humour
Qualifications & Requirements:
Education Required: Bachelor Degree in English language and/or Literature . Please do not apply if you do not meet this requirement.
Successful candidates will be dedicated, flexible and able to work both independently and collaboratively as part of a team. They would be a Form Teacher and contribute to the school's extracurricular program.
· Able to attend a virtual skype interview or face to face interview if resident within the UAE
Remuneration and Benefits:
· Tax Free Salary paid monthly
· Two Year renewable contract
· Single furnished accommodation with utilities allowance
· Private Health insurance within the UAE
· Annual Flights
· Baggage allowance
· End of Contract gratuity based on 21 days per working year
· Visa costs
· 50% attestation of qualification costs
Facilities: Purpose built campus with school seeking to move to a new larger purpose built campus within the next few years.
Vacation: Public, National, Christmas, Easter and Summer holidays
Victoria English School (VES) was established in the Emirate of Sharjah in 1996 to meet the needs of parents looking for quality British International Education. VES is a very special and unique FS1-13 school preparing students for the challenges of a more competitive global world often in jobs that do not exist today. VES graduates can be found at the best universities around the world. VES was founded for students to excel academically and develop into well rounded global citizens and leaders.
Since its initial beginnings in 1996, the school has established itself as a leading provider of British education with a waiting list at most grade levels.
VES offers the National Curriculum of England & Wales (Edexcel), combined with the UAE National Curriculum in Arabic, Islamic Studies and Social Studies. The school seeks to uphold the UAE National Agenda and develop students who enjoy inquiry based learning and who are innovators. The school has constantly achieved excellent results at IGCSE/GCSE and A Levels.
In recent years, graduates from the school have been admitted to some of the world’s leading institutions of higher education both in the UAE, UK, USA, Australia, Canada, Germany, and New Zealand.
VES is a member of the British Schools in the Middle East (BSME)