Position: Kindergarten/Elementary Classroom Teacher
Start Date: Immediate
Develop schemes of work and lesson plans in line with curriculum objectives. Facilitate learning by establishing relationship with pupils, and by their organization of learning resources and the classroom-learning environment.
Develop and foster the appropriate skills and social abilities to enable the optimum development of children, according to age, ability and aptitude.
Assess and record progress and prepare pupils for examinations. By linking pupils' knowledge to earlier learning and developing ways to encourage it further, and challenging and inspiring pupils to help them deepen their knowledge and understanding.
* 4-Year Bachelor’s Degree in Education
* Minimum 2 years teaching experience using the US Common Core Curriculum
* US teaching license (Professional Certification for Elementary Education)
* IELTS with min score of 6.5 in academic level or TOEFL-79-95
* Knowledge of US Common Core Curriculum Standards
* Knowledge of Data Disaggregation, Analysis and Differentiation for Students
* Knowledge of Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)
* Preferably with IKTHAR/KHDA/ADEC approval for UAE based candidates
The American School of Creative Science (ASCS) is a Sharjah based Kindergarten to grade 12 school with a population of more than 2500 students. The city of Sharjah has a population of 1.4 million, making it the third largest in the United Arab Emirates.
ASCS follows a US Common Core Standards Curriculum (the Common Core), along with the UAE’s National Curriculum in Arabic, Islamic Studies, and Social/National Studies. The school operates a “Unique Qur’an Memorization Program” and is a candidate for accreditation with NEASC.
ASCS’s Islamic environment in combination with a true American education; the interculturalism and internationalism of its students, and the rich delivery of moral and behavioral standards makes it a unique school in the region.
Facilities of the school are state of the art and truly cutting edge, they include a library, auditorium, activity rooms, ICT rooms, and kitchen. Sporting facilities include playgrounds, swimming pool, gym, and multi-purpose hall. In addition ASCS is the only Promethean Center of Excellence in the entire Middle East region.
School admissions are based on an entrance test for each grade level. As well as competitive sports, extra-curricular programmes include a Spelling Bee Competition, Math Competition, Quran Memorization Competition, and Science Fair, Art Fair, and Cooking Competitions.