Elementary Classroom Teacher, United Arab Emirates

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American School of Creative Science, SharjahUnited Arab Emirates

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

    Position: Kindergarten/Elementary Classroom Teacher
   Location: Sharjah
   Start Date: Immediate

Job Summary

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.

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More about American School of Creative Science, Sharjah
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: Maliha Road, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 6 5055 000

The American Schools of Creative Science (ASCS) are managed by Bukhatir Education Advancement & Management (Beam) and have two schools in Sharjah and one in Dubai. ASCS Maliha; being the largest campus, comprises of kindergarten till grade 12 and...