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IBCP Coordinator - September 2021

GEMS Wellington International SchoolUnited Arab Emirates

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:

The School:

An outstanding school in Dubai, GEMS Wellington International School offers exceptional learning opportunities for students aged 3 to 18. Following the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum in The Early Years, the National Curriculum for England to Year 11 and the International Baccalaureate at Years 12 and 13, our dynamic school environment combined with the extensive range of experiences offered enables students to succeed and to aspire at every stage of their learning journey. The entire school community, a truly international one, is passionate and committed to ensuring all are recognised and celebrated for their individual strengths, enabled as lifelong learners and nurtured as future leaders.

About the Role:

GEMS Wellington International School, Dubai are looking for a seasoned Senior Leader - IBCP to join our exceptional team for the start of the 2021 academic year. 

The Senior Leader - IBCP is responsible for developing and planning the development of the International Baccalaureate Career related Programme at WIS, driving the delivery of the IBCP throughout Years 12 and 13. Reporting directly to the Director of 6th Form, the IBCP Coordinator will be responsible for the welfare and academic counselling of students that choose the IBCP route. The role is also responsible for creating and developing the Reflective Project, Personal and Professional Skills and the Service Learning programmes for IBCP students in line with the aims of WIS.

The successful candidate would also ideally fill one of our current staffing vacancies in the following subject areas:  English, Maths, Science or Humanities.  However, strong applications from other subject specialisms are welcomed.


  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role
  • A certified teaching qualification at degree level, such as B.Ed, PGCE, PGDE or equivalent
  • The desire to provide outstanding teaching and learning
  • Aspiration to work in a world class school with real prospects for enhancing their career
  • Experience of the IB Review Framework

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 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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