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Employer GEMS Founders School - Dubai
Location Dubai
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Fixed Term
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When you become a teacher in a GEMS school you join an international education company with a global network of International schools and over fifty years of education experience. GEMS Education is the leading Kindergarten to Grade 12 operator in the world educating over 110,000 children from 151 different nationalities. Teachers at GEMS schools access the company’s professional development programme, one of the largest education training programmes in the world. This ensures the best possible academic outcomes as well as ensuring that GEMS attracts, and retains the highest calibre teaching and leadership staff. To find out more about GEMS Education visit:

The School

GEMS Founders School, Dubai (GFS) opened in September 2016 with 1800 students on roll, delivering the National Curriculum for England. Initially the school opened for FS1 to Year 8 in Phase 1 but is set to grow to Year 13 in subsequent years to a capacity of over 4,000 students. Students will follow the National Curriculum for England with English as the language of instruction. The school will offer a full, broad and balanced range of learning opportunities both in and out of the classroom.

GEMS Founders School, Al Barsha, is set to become a truly outstanding school that not only maximizes academic achievement but also nurtures the whole child to enable them to become confident, independent and respectful young adults. Students at GFS will have all of the necessary qualifications, skills and attributes to flourish and excel in the ever changing demands of the 21st Century. This is an exciting opportunity to join our school in its first year and make a in the first steps along the path of our journey to excellence.

The Post
Primary Teachers – January 2017

We are interested in teachers with experience in either - Early Years, Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2 and also NQTs.

If you are looking for a challenging international position, 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 be considered for these posts you must hold a B.Ed or degree and PGCE / PGDE or equivalent.

Applications from 2016 graduates are welcome.

An excellent remuneration package is on offer to successful candidates including competitive tax free salary, high quality furnished accommodation, annual flight allowance, visa costs, medical insurance and end of service gratuity.

Application Process

To apply, please email you CV and covering letter to with the subject title; January 2017 Primary Positions – GFS

Please ensure you have included an up-to-date CV, formal letter of application and a recent photograph.

About the employer

GEMS Founder School Al Barsha is based in Dubai, in the United Arab Emirates. It is an all-through, independent, mainstream school for girls and boys aged three to 13. It is a new British school which aims to educate pupils until they achieve their A...

Information about GEMS Founders School - Dubai
Org type Mainstream School
Phase All-through
Funding status Independent
Gender Mixed
Age range 4 - 12 years

Locations and contacts

Al Barsha South
United Arab Emirates