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Lower Primary Teacher (PYP), RAK Academy, Academic Year 2022- 2023

RAK AcademyUnited Arab Emirates

RAK Academy is seeking dynamic and committed Primary Year Program (PYP) teachers to join us for the Academic Year in 2022-2023. Over the past five years RAK Academy Family of Schools has undergone rapid transformation and our reputation for high academic achievement and for developing internationally minded, global learners, is well established. We are highly regarded throughout the UAE and our five schools within the beautiful emirate of Ras Al Khaimah provide both IB and British curriculum learning pathways.

The successful candidate must:     

  • Hold a Bachelors degree plus a post-graduate qualification in education.   
  • Have Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).     
  • PYP training is preferable or concept-based curriculum training. 
  • Have a proven track record of excellent classroom and pedagogical practice.     
  • Strong ability to use technology to support teaching and learning.     
  • Be able to engage, motivate and support children, staff and parents.     
  • Be a reflective practitioner with the ability to think creatively and innovate.     
  • Be a positive and enthusiastic member of staff.     
  • Be willing to be fully involved in extra-curricular activities.     
  • Most importantly, fully subscribe to the maxim that “all complex decision-making be based on what constitutes best practice for the child”.

The school offers:     

  • Tax-free salary including housing allowance.     
  • Annual travel allowance for self, spouse and for up to two (2) dependent children aged 18 years and below.     
  • Medical insurance for self, spouse and for up to two (2) dependent children aged 18 years and below.     
  • Visas for self, spouse and for up to two (2) dependent children aged 18 years and below.     
  • Free education for up to two (2) dependent children aged 18 years and below.     
  • Access to our professional development opportunities.

To apply for this position please use 'QUICK APPLY'

RAK Academy Family of Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must have undergone a child protection screening to receive an offer of employment. You will be required to provide a Police Verification Check from your home country along with attestation of your qualifications’ and personal documents e.g. Degree, Marriage Certificate etc. The list of checks will be provided to candidates shortlisted for an interview.

Please note:

Preference will be given to candidates currently in the UAE.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

RAK Academy reserves the right to make an appointment at any stage of the recruitment process.

Due to the expected high levels of interest in positions, only candidates selected for a first interview will be contacted within twenty-one (21) days of the closing date for applications.

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