Teacher of Arabic Language and Islamic Education, Dubai

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Hartland International SchoolDubai

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Start date: Mid-August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

Hartland International School is seeking to appoint an exceptional and dynamic, well-qualified Teacher of Arabic Language and Islamic Education.

Our School

Hartland International School opened in September 2015 and is rapidly developing a reputation for excellence in learning and teaching. We provide the best possible education for every child in our care and import the very best practices from independent schools around the globe. With just over 320 children on roll at present from 56 different nationalities, Hartland is a truly international community. We combine a unique blend of academic challenge, enrichment opportunities and pastoral support to target excellence and create a values based family of teachers, children and parents.

Located in the heart of Dubai, in a developing residential community, Hartland’s unique vantage point is the iconic landmark of the Burj Khalifa, the Dubai Mall and Downtown Business area of the city. The school will operate from Foundation Stage to Year 8 and anticipates natural year on year growth in the secondary section in the coming years. We offer enhanced National Curriculum for England and plan to offer GCSE’s / IGCSE’s, ‘A’ Levels and the International Baccalaureate Diploma.

The Post

At this time, we are seeking to recruit a teacher of Arabic Language and Islamic Education. Applications are invited from practitioners who are passionate and forward thinking and who will thrive in a vibrant learning environment. The successful candidate will join an experienced and committed staff team.

As a member of the Hartland team, you will share in the responsibility for teaching, learning, enrichment and pastoral care and will be someone who can thrive on the challenge of growing a new school and community.

The successful candidate will:

  • Hold a relevant degree and teaching qualification
  • Have experience of teaching in the UK or in an international setting
  • Have a minimum 3 years’ experience in a high performing school
  • Have exceptional communication skills with a keen interest in the curriculum development.
  • Be committed to the Hartland Values

In return you will have the opportunity to work in a state of the art modern school with an experienced and dedicated staff. In addition, the school is committed to supporting and promoting continuing professional development. You will receive a competitive and attractive tax free salary, high quality fully furnished accommodation, private medical insurance, family allowances where applicable and annual airfare to home country with End of Service Gratuity.

Hartland International School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Successful applicants will be subject to a police check. In addition for this specific post, candidates will be required to undertake a Government interview and examination in Arabic Language to ensure compatibility with local expectations and requirements. Final offers are subject to successful completion of this assessment

How to Apply

The closing date for applications is 9 March 2018. Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and feedback will only be given to shortlisted candidates.

Candidates wishing to apply should complete the application form and send it with a CV and covering letter to the HR Manager, Mrs Elizabeth Riley. Please include a recent photograph.

  • Your application should contain the names, addresses, email addresses and telephone numbers of three professional referees and include your current line manager / Head of School.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
  • Previous applicants do not need to apply again as they will be considered
  • Please click on the apply now button below to submit your application.

    Hartland International School

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    More about Hartland International School
    Type: Mainstream School
    Phase: All-through with sixth form
    Funding status: Independent
    Gender: Mixed
    Age Range: 3 - 18 years
    Address: Sobha Hartland, Nad Al Sheba, Mohammed Bin Rashid, Al Maktoum City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
    Telephone: +971 4 407 9444
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