English Teacher, Abu Dhabi, UAE

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Liwa international school Al MushrifAbu Dhabi, UAE

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

English Teachers

Liwa International School – Al Mushrif, Abu Dhabi, UAE

3-18 Years – International/US Curriculum – Competitive package

The School Group

The Liwa International schools comprise of three International schools, two in the Al Ain region of Abu Dhabi and one in the Abu Dhabi City. Liwa International School – Al Mushrif is the third school to be established, which opened in September 2019. The first, Liwa International School and Liwa International School for Girls, are already well-established all-through international school with a strong reputation across the emirate of Abu Dhabi for academic success, high standards of professionalism, teacher loyalty and an oversubscribed student population.

The school’s vision is to provide an outstanding international education that inspires students to be self-disciplined, globally aware, independent life-long learners, who are innovative leaders and critical thinkers. This will be done within a supportive, safe learning environment with state-of-the-art facilities and specialist provision for technology and the arts. 

Through partnerships with parents, teachers and the community, the school will be committed to educating students to high, academic, international standards; applying a learning centred approach, which prepares self-confident and socially responsible, young adults for an evolving and changing world.

To support young people to become future leaders, Liwa International School will also do this through the provision of an advanced arts and technological learning focused environment, coupled with a broad and balanced extracurricular programme, including community outreach work.

This holistic learning experience will develop the key core skills of leadership, creativity and imagination, essential for personal growth and development of students in the 21st Century.

Position Available

We are actively seeking enthusiastic, outstanding teachers to join our growing team. We are interested in hearing from teachers with:

• A Bachelor’s degree with PGCE (English) or Bachelor of Education

• At least two years teaching experience (preferred but not essential)

• English proficiency of a fluent English speaker (essential)

• International teaching experience, especially those with experience in the Middle Eastern region (preferred but not essential)

• Experience working with EAL learners

• Confident use of Assessment for Learning techniques to support students’ learning

• Experienced with integrating technology in the classroom

• Positive communication skills and a team player

• Flexibility and resourcefulness in the classroom

As a growing and developing school there are opportunities for middle leadership roles for staff interested in career progression. If you are interested in a leadership position for the new academic year, please indicate in your application letter.

Whilst the school will deliver the American Curriculum, experience of this curriculum is not essential and applicants who have experience of other international curriculum are also encouraged to apply. For further information about our school, please see our websites for more details at www.lism.ae.

A globally competitive and tax-free package is on offer for the right candidate.

Please download and complete the application form and submit it along with a cover letter and CV to: recruitment@lism.ae. Please ensure you state the position you are applying for in the subject line of the email.

Deadline for applications is 24 February 2020. However, we will be shortlisting and interviewing as we receive applications.

Initial interviews will be arranged via Skype or Zoom meetings for overseas candidates and face-to-face for candidates currently in UAE. 

Follow up interviews for successful candidates will be arranged, if necessary.

You must meet the following requirements for a visa or working permit:

  • 1 years teaching experience.
  • A degree where the title includes subject taught.
  • B. Ed, Bachelors with Teaching Qualification, PGCE or PGDE or similar teaching qualification.
  • Proficient in English.
  • Should hold a valid passport from either Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom or United States.
  • References, Medical check, Criminal background check

More about Liwa international school Al Mushrif
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: Um Salamah Street, Mushrif Area, Abu Dhabi, 009713, United Arab Emirates. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +971 02 444 1301