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Job details
Employer Raha International School
Location United Arab Emirates
Salary Attractive overseas package, with housing, flights and medical insurance
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Fixed Term
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts August 2017

Who are we?  

As a Taaleem teacher joining Raha International School you will join one of the largest, most respected education providers in the United Arab Emirates. Taaleem (which means ‘education’ in Arabic’) was established in 2004 and now has 9,000 students attending our 11 international schools and pre-schools in Dubai and Abu Dhabi . Taaleem is also one of the Middle East’s leading IB workshop providers for PYP, MYP, DP and IBCP. We began training in 2009 and have enrolled over 3500 participants to date.

We recruit the very best international teachers who can deliver our international curricula in a creative, collaborative, and highly engaging manner. Taaleem, which means ‘education’ in Arabic, is committed to inspiring students and helping them to identify and develop their passions and talents.

Raha International School

At Raha International School (RIS), a member of the Taaleem family of schools, we believe that a successful education is all about inspiration: inspired teaching to drive academic achievement, and responsible adult role modelling to encourage emotional intelligence. Recently rated as “Outstanding” by ADEC, we are proud to offer the highest level in schooling from our 14-acre site in the heart of Raha Gardens. 

Our Curriculum

RIS is an International Baccalaureate World School catering for all grades from EY 1 to Grade 12, offering this internationally acclaimed curriculum respected for its relevance to today’s multicultural and increasingly global society. Our school is a contemporary and dynamic organisation, educating students from over 80 nations who collectively speak 45 mother tongues. We have recently opened a pioneering Performing Arts centre, which adds to the exceptional facilities that our students and teachers can take advantage of.

A Taaleem Teacher will be:

Qualified with a Bachelors of Education in the age group you are teaching, for specialist roles we also require a Bachelors or Master’s degree in the subject that you teach. PGCE is not accepted by ADEC so we cannot consider candidates with this qualification.

Able to demonstrate outstanding standards of teaching & learning

Passionate, enthusiastic, creative and dynamic; ready to embrace the challenges and excitement of an International teaching career 

An exceptional communicator with the ability to work with students and parents alike.

A competent user of all Microsoft Office programmes.

What we offer:

We are committed to developing our staff and run regular professional development workshops to ensure our teachers are equipped to provide students with the best possibly educational experience .

Taaleem provides excellent, high quality purpose built accommodation for teaching staff equipped with gym, pool and all amenities. We offer an attractive tax-free salary, medical insurance, free child places within selected schools and an annual flight allowance along with great corporate discounts with many service providers in Abu Dhabi

Initial interviews will be held via Skype and telephone, followed by final interviews taking place in the UK and Dubai.

About the employer

Consistently rated among the top schools in Abu Dhabi, Raha International School was the first school in the UAE capital to be fully authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate's Primary Years, Middle Years and Diploma Programmes.

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Information about Raha International School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase All-through
Funding status State
Gender Mixed
Age range 4 - 18 years
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Locations and contacts

PO Box 34150
Khalifa City 'A'
Al Raha Gardens
Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates
+971 2556 1568