KS2 Teacher, Abu Dhabi

Closing date:Expiring soon

Al Rabeeh SchoolAbu Dhabi

Date posted:
Start date: Late August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive (Tax Free)
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

KS2 Teacher 

Al Rabeeh School is seeking to appoint an outstanding, enthusiastic and adaptable classroom practitioner to teach in the Key Stage 2 from August 2018. The successful applicant will have at least 2 years teaching experience in an English National Curriculum School. 

The Al Rabeeh name has been synonymous throughout the city for high quality education and pastoral care since 1979. It is a well-established primary school with an excellent reputation within the community of Abu Dhabi. Al Rabeeh School is one of the oldest international schools in Abu Dhabi, growing considerably over the years. 

The school is the founding school of an expanding group of schools and academies, which are aiming to be the best providers of education in the Emirate. We recruit the very best teachers who can deliver our curricula in a creative, collaborative, and highly engaging manner. The school is a member of British Schools in the Middle East (BSME) and is committed to professional development and the CPD programmes BSME offers. 

Key Stage 2 teachers have a crucial role within Al Rabeeh School as they develop and build upon the foundations started in our lower school and prepare them for their next steps into secondary education. The successful applicant will need to be sympathetic to the ethos and values of Al Rabeeh School, a school with a high population of Emirati/Arab students and be able to adapt their teaching to meet the needs of our students so they make rapid progress.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate:

  • Excellent knowledge of the English National Curriculum at EYFS level and current assessment practices  
  • Experience of using data systems for school improvement, student tracking, intervention, Target Setting, Assessment, Recording & Reporting
  • Strong emphasis and desire to be outstanding in teaching and learning
  • An ability to nurture and get the best out of people including using performance management systems
  • Capacity to support creative learning and to focus on developing 21st Century learning environments and innovation skills
  • Confidence in using IT to motivate and extend students’ learning experiences
  • Strong focus on pastoral care and be prepared to go the extra mile to get the best out of ‘our’ students
  • Commitment to whole school initiatives and the school improvement cycle
  • Ability to meet deadlines and prioritise

Package Details:

  • Competitive salary (tax free)
  • An initial two year contract (renewable by mutual consent)
  • Furnished Accommodation (including utilities) 
  • Medical insurance cover
  • End of service gratuity
  • Visa arranged by the school
  • Other benefits according to experience

To apply please click the 'apply now' or forward an up-to-date CV, covering letter and photograph to the Director of Schools, Ms Alison Lamb at jobs@alrabeehschool.ae. Closing date for applications: Friday 23rd March 2018, but interviews may take place ahead of this date so an early application is advantageous.  Please provide the details of 3 referees with your application. 

While we thank all applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

Job location

More about Al Rabeeh School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 12 years
Address: Hadbat Al Zafranah, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 2 4482856
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