ICT / Computing Teacher, Dubai

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GEMS Wellington Academy - Silicon OasisDubai

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

ICT / Computing Teacher
GEMS Wellington Academy, Dubai Silicon Oasis
September 2017

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

GEMS Wellington Academy – Silicon Oasis opened in September 2011, offering the National Curriculum for England. The school offers world class facilities set in a modern campus in one of Dubai’s most prestigious new developments. Our campus provides a bright, modern, well-resourced environment for our students to extend their learning. A special emphasis is placed on the integration of technology into the curriculum in keeping with the educational rationale for the school and the vision of the Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority. For more information on the school please visit: www.gemswellingtonacademy-dso.com

The Post: ICT / Computing Teachers - September 2017
From September 2017 we are looking for an ICT / Computing Teacher to join our team.

We are looking for outstanding teachers who are excited to join our world class schools and are 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 must be fully qualified teachers with at least 1 year post qualifying experience, however we will consider applications from NQT’s

Have a clear passion to enthuse young people about Computer Science
Should have a sound knowledge of a variety of programming languages and computing theory

Candidate should be willing to train other members of the department and, potentially, other colleagues

Previous experience of teaching and examining Computer Science at GCSE, AS or A2 or the I.B will be a distinct advantage

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 for up to two children, 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 welcome your application.

To apply for these positions please visit our Careers site www.gemseducation.com/careers and apply online (Ref:GCO-000269 ). Please ensure you have uploaded an up-to-date CV, formal letter of application and recent photograph.

Please note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Job location

More about GEMS Wellington Academy - Silicon Oasis
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: PO Box 49746, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 4 515 9000

GEMS Wellington Academy - Silicon Oasis opened in September 2011. It offers a uniquely crafted progression from the Early Years Foundation Stage, through an enriched and developed National Curriculum for England into personalised qualification pathwa...