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Job details
Employer GEMS Metropole School
Location United Arab Emirates
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Fixed Term
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed

GEMS Education is a pioneering education company with an international network of award winning K-12 schools. Over the past 55 years GEMS has grown from one school to being a truly global company with one incredible mission – to make quality education available to every student. Over 20,000 education professionals unlock the potential of over 250,000 students across 14 countries each and every day, preparing children of all ages for the real world success.  

The School 

Located in Motor City in Dubai, the School opened in September 2014 educating students from FS1 to Year 9 and will build to a full FS to Year 13 school of 4200 students in subsequent years.  The school has two areas of specialism; Health and Wellbeing and Digital Media and also pilots the Skills in Schools initiative.  As well as well-equipped classrooms the school has good sports provision including a pool, 4 digital media rooms, dedicated science labs, music, art rooms and libraries.    

The school follows the National Curriculum for England, offering IGCSE, AS and A level courses and is looking at introducing BTEC in the very near future.  

The Post: Head of Department, MFL – September 2017  

We are looking for an outstanding Head of MFL to join our team in September 2017.  We are looking for an outstanding leader who is excited to join our world class school driven to provide education at an exceptional level. 

GEMS teachers enjoy an outstanding school environment in which to deliver a dynamic and creative curriculum to motivated students.   

Applicants will have solid and demonstrable experience in UK National Curriculum. Applicants must be fully qualified teachers with relevant post qualifying experience.  

As well as being a great place to work, Dubai is a vibrant, cosmopolitan, rapidly expanding city where the sun shines all year round. Teachers in Dubai enjoy an excellent lifestyle as well as extensive travel and leisure opportunities around the region and further afield.  

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  

Application process: 

If you meet these criteria, are enthusiastic about teaching and learning and have the drive and passion to get the most from our students then we would very much welcome your application.   

To apply for these positions please visit our Careers site and apply online (Ref: GCO-000228). Please submit a CV with recent photograph, along with a formal letter of application and two letters of reference.   

Please note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

About the employer

GEMS Metropole School is situated in the United Arab Emirates and is an all-through, state-funded school. It teaches boys and girls from phase one through to year 10. The school first opened in 2014 and is known for its great knowledge of technology ...

Information about GEMS Metropole School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase All-through
Funding status State

Locations and contacts

Motor City
United Arab Emirates