Amity International School is a fast-growing successful and ambitious school set in a modern 15 acre campus on the coast of Abu Dhabi. Founded in 2015, the school has a total population of over 1,200 pupils and will eventually cater for the full age range from 3 to 18 years.
The Secondary School, which opened in September 2017, will have classes running up to Year 10 from September 2019 offering a range of subjects at GCSE.
The Amity Education Group, to which the school belongs, was established more than 20 years ago. The group has an enrolment of c.100,000 students, 17 top-ranked schools and pre-schools, 5 universities with campuses in Dubai, India, London, Singapore, Mauritius, China and Romania, all offering globally benchmarked education from nursery to Ph.D. level.
This is an outstanding opportunity for an exceptionally talented teacher who has the ability and determination to attain and maintain very high standards and keep pupils at the centre of all they do. You will need to be able to demonstrate your ability to inspire pupils and communicate knowledge with enthusiasm and a commitment to the highest of academic and pastoral standards. You must also be genuinely prepared and excited to take roles in the wider life of the school, with the ability, skills and experience to take part in the School’s pastoral and co-curricular activities.
Amity International School offers a competitive salary and other benefits including accommodation, end of service gratuity, healthcare, flights and use of the school's extensive sports facilities including the Olympic pool and learning pool, tennis courts, gyms, climbing, football, athletics and sailing and other water sports facilities. For more information please visit the school website (https://amityabudhabi.com/). Applications should be made via the TES jobs site.
For this role, you should have:
- A bachelor's degree in a related subject
- A qualification in teaching (e.g. PGCE or Bachelor's in Education) for the specialism and age range
- At least one year of teaching experience
Applications should include a completed application form, CV including a professional photo, and a letter of application. Please also include a passport copy and a scanned copy of your degree certificate(s).
Please send completed applications to firstname.lastname@example.org or apply through the TES directly. Start date for this position will be mid-August 2019.
Interviews will be conducted in Abu Dhabi, London or via Skype shortly after the closing date.
The post-holder will be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children with whom he/she comes into contact. They must ensure compliance with the School's Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy Statement at all times. This appointment will be subject to checks with the Disclosure and Barring Service and with past employers.