Job details

Job details
Employer GEMS FirstPoint School - The Villa
Location United Arab Emirates
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Fixed Term
Job dates
Posted Ad expiring tomorrow
Closing date
Job starts September 2018

GEMS Education is a pioneering education company with an international network of award winning K-12 schools. Over the past 55 years GEMS has grown from one school to being a truly global company with one incredible mission – to make quality education available to every student. Over 20,000 education professionals unlock the potential of over 250,000 students across 14 countries each and every day, preparing children of all ages for the real world success.

The School

GEMS FirstPoint School is in the fourth year of its operation and is situated on The Villa community in Dubai. It is a Premium British Curriculum School currently providing an excellent standard of education for over 1700 students from FS1 to Year 13 students, with plans to grow to over 3500 in the coming years.

The school has grown rapidly and continues to be popular with families from across Dubai with over 90 nationalities represented. We are housed in state of the art buildings with separate sports and performing arts centre, swimming pools, theatre, sports hall, drama and music rooms. Our main building contains specialist facilities, such as, a robotics and electronics lab, food technology kitchen, textiles and design suite, science labs and much more.

We pride ourselves on being inclusive and values-driven, creating a learning environment that promotes problem solving and learning through doing.
Our curriculum offers a full, broad and balanced range of learning opportunities both in and out of the classroom, with a particular emphasis on enterprise and technology teaching to all year groups.

As part of the vibrant, local community, our students have the opportunity to study Arabic and UAE social studies, while working towards globally recognised i/GCSEs and A-Levels in a broad selection of subjects.
 

The Post: 

Science Teachers – September 2018

Due to continued expansion we are looking for outstanding Science Teachers to join our team in September 2018
 

We are looking for outstanding teachers who are excited to join our world class schools and are driven to provide education at an exceptional level. GEMS teachers enjoy an outstanding school environment in which to deliver a dynamic and creative curriculum to motivated students.
 

Applicants will have solid and demonstrable Science teaching experience in either Biology, Chemistry or Physics at Key Stage 3, 4 and 5 in the I.B or UK National Curriculum.
 

Applicants must be fully qualified teachers with at least 1 year post qualifying experience, however we will consider applications from NQT’s
 

As well as being a great place to work, Dubai is a vibrant, cosmopolitan, rapidly expanding city where the sun shines all year round. Teachers in Dubai enjoy an excellent lifestyle as well as extensive travel and leisure opportunities around the region and further afield.

All positions attract an excellent remuneration package including:

Competitive tax free salary, individual fully furnished accommodation, free schooling for up to two children, private medical insurance, annual airfares to country of residence, and end of Service Gratuity

Application process:

If you meet these criteria, 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 apply for these positions please visit our Careers site https://careers.gemseducation.com and apply online (Ref: 1007). Please ensure you have uploaded an up-to-date CV and recent photograph.
 

Please note: Due to the volume of applications received for these positions, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

About the employer

GEMS First Point School -The Villa is an all-through, independent, mainstream school. It is located in the United Arab Emirates and teaches boys and girls from foundation stage through to year 12. It is a part of the GEMS foundation. 

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Information about GEMS FirstPoint School - The Villa
Org type Mainstream School
Phase All-through
Funding status Independent
Gender Mixed
Age range 3 - 16 years

Locations and contacts

PO Box 48684
Dubai
United Arab Emirates
+971 4 5516158