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AQA GCSE DT (with Food and Nutrition) Teacher - Jan 2022

GEMS Wellington Academy - Al KhailDubai

When you join GEMS Education you join an international education company with a global network of International schools and over fifty years of education experience. GEMS Education is the leading Kindergarten to Grade 12 operator in the world educating over 110,000 children from 151 different nationalities. GEMS Education staff access the company’s professional development programme, one of the largest education training programmes in the world. This ensures the best possible academic outcomes as while ensuring that GEMS attracts and retains the highest staff calibre. To find out more about GEMS Education visit: www.gemseducation.com  

The School: 

GEMS Wellington Academy Al Khail is a Premium National Curriculum for England School, located in the rapidly expanding Dubai Hills development. The Primary section opened in September 2013 and Secondary opened in September 2014. This is an international world-class school dedicated to fostering a passion for excellence in learning and in life. Children learn in a vibrant, inclusive and creative learning environment that encourages teamwork, critical thinking, independent inquiry and risk-taking. Our staff are recruited almost exclusively from the UK and are highly skilled and experienced in delivering the National Curriculum. Teaching is significantly enhanced through the use of technology, which is used predominantly by students to create and present new content. Innovation and creativity are actively encouraged and the learning programme is significantly enhanced by a rich and varied extra-curricular programme of over 100 activities, which emphasises our belief that students should be learning from the moment they arrive in school until they leave at the end of the day. We are an internationally-minded school with students representing over 80 nationalities and are an accredited member of the Council of British International Schools. We are proud of our inclusive culture: our expectation of all students is that they strive to excel and make significant progress well beyond expectations commensurate to their starting point.

http://www.gemswellingtonacademy-alkhail.com/ 

About the Role: 

We are looking for an experienced teacher to teach AQA GCSE Food and Nutrition and other KS3 DT classes to join our fantastic Visual Arts team at Gems Wellington Al Khail, Dubai for a January 2022 start. As a Food Technology Teacher you will be responsible for the Yr11 practical exam and preparing the pupils for their final theory exam. 

Successful applicants will have:

  • A certified teaching qualification with exceptional subject knowledge
  • The ability to teach food technology at KS3/KS4
  • At KS3 able to teach a mix of DT areas such as Textiles, Art, Food and some Product Design.
  • Experience of working within a high performing teaching team

As a teacher at a GEMS School you can expect:  

  • Students who are enthusiastic and keen to learn in a positive environment   
  • The opportunity to work within a team of highly supportive and creative colleagues   
  • Excellent professional development and guidance   
  • A school committed to doing the best for each and every one of its students 

All positions attract an excellent remuneration package including: 

Competitive tax-free salary, individual fully furnished accommodation, free schooling, private medical insurance, annual airfares to country of residence, and end of Service Gratuity. 

GEMS Teachers also have free access to our loyalty app GEMS rewards www.gemsrewards.com which provides significant savings on day to day life in the UAE. We offer thousands of discounts and 2 for 1 offers on everything from flights, hotels, restaurants and retail outlets, making your salary go further and enhancing the opportunity to save whilst working overseas.

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