This is an opportunity to join the team of an ecological premium school based on the National Curriculum for England, located in Al-Furjan, within easy reach of Jumeirah Village Triangle, Green Community, Victory Heights and the Marina. Offering FS1- Year 6 with Year 7 opening in September 2019, we provide a unique ecological approach to learning within Dubai.
The Arbor School’s educational vision is embedded within its British curriculum and focuses on project-based, experiential and outdoor learning. Here, children plan, collaborate, reflect and make meaningful changes to the world around them in an inclusive and supportive school environment.
In support of this vision, the school offers modern, adaptive facilities, six climate-controlled biodomes and learning gardens as key spaces to engage children in a deeper understanding of their ecology and environment.
OUR MISSION STATEMENT
The Arbor School aims to foster a positive, caring and compassionate school environment, in which learners can shine in unique ways. Arbor students shall become innovative and capable leaders, with a strong set of ethical values, anchored by a deep sense of global environmental justice and sustainability.
THE ARBOR PROMISE
Students at Arbor are expected to demonstrate hard work and effort in all that they do. They are proactive in their learning, resilient when faced with a challenge and collaborative in solving problems. Arbor students are exceptionally caring, with an acute sense of compassion for others. They are passionate about the world around us and act with integrity and ingenuity when striving for a sustainable future.
The Arbor School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the students in our care and expects all applicants to share this commitment. We hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection. All appointments are subject to CV and qualification checking, interview, identity checks, criminal record checks, and successful references.
Required Candidate profile:
- Certificate or diploma degree in Music education or a related field;
- Minimum two years’ relevant experience working in a school;
- Fluent in English; Arabic is a plus;
- An appreciation for environmental sustainability and of values-based education.
- A sense of humour and excellent work ethic.
All positions attract a generous remuneration package including a competitive salary and end of contract gratuity as per UAE labour law.
To apply for this position please ensure the following documents are sent to firstname.lastname@example.org, with the role specified in the email header:
- An up to date CV with a recent photograph to be included.
- A cover letter outlining why you are the right fit for this role.
The Arbor School reserves the right to appoint a candidate before the termination of the advertisement date, so early applications are encouraged.
All appointments are subject to KHDA and Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation approval.