Secondary Geography Teacher, Abu Dhabi, UAE

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Amity International School - Abu DhabiAbu Dhabi, UAE

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Start date: August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Amity International School in Abu Dhabi is looking to appoint outstanding UK trained Secondary School teachers for September 2018.

Due to further expansion, our premium school in Abu Dhabi is looking to appoint the next wave of experienced teachers to join our happy, friendly school.

Initially Amity International School opened with 300 students from Foundation Stage through to Year 4. In September 2016, we expanded to Year 6 with 600 students and now in 2018 we will expand to a roll of 950, with students of Year 7, Year 8 and Year 9.

Who are Amity? Established more than 20 years ago, Amity Education Group has an enrolment of 120,000 students, 3500 faculty, 17 top-ranked schools and pre-schools, 5 universities with campuses in Dubai, India, London, Singapore, Mauritius, China and Romania, offering globally benchmarked education from nursery to Ph.D. level.

Geography teaching role

The successful candidate will be an experienced professional with a thorough knowledge of the KS3/4 UK National Curriculum. Staff need to have at least 2 years’ teaching experience post qualification and hold a Bachelor’s degree in geography.

In fulfilling the requirements of the post, the successful candidate will demonstrate essential professional characteristics and in particular will:

  • Ensure consistently high quality curriculum delivery and high standards
  • Be a reflective and innovative classroom practitioner with an excellent knowledge and enthusiasm for their subject
  • Be passionate about education with a sound understanding of UK best practice
  • Inspire trust and confidence in students, parents and colleagues
  • Be committed the creation of a stimulating, learning environment
  • Be flexible and adaptable to the varied demands of working in a premium school
  • Be proactive in all aspects of School life through participation and support
  • Be passionate about young people and their education
  • Be firm but fair and have a happy disposition

The School:

Amity International School provides an exemplary education tailored to the needs of each student following the National Curriculum of England. The national curriculum is enhanced by an international focus, a wide range of co-curricular activities, field trips, an in-house sailing club and project-based learning. AIS students are fortunate to experience the joy of learning in a vibrant and engaging environment.

Our state-of-the-art, purpose-built facilities provide a stimulating learning and social environment for our students. Our facilities include spacious classrooms flooded with natural light, a boat house, libraries, ICT suite, music and art rooms, 400m running tracking, swimming pool, outdoor playing fields, a sports hall and an auditorium. The stunning interior creates a warm and welcoming atmosphere so that our staff and students can learn and play in a world class educational environment.


In return for your passion in delivering a quality education, we offer you a competitive tax-free salary, accommodation, an annual flight allowance, healthcare and free tuition for one child (of school age) as well as gratuity after two years of completed service.

To Apply:

Applications should contain a 2-page CV including a professional photo, a one-page letter of application (stating subject expertise and experience), passport copy, scanned degree certificate and the details of two professional referees, one being your current employer.

Please send completed applications to

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The closing date for applications is 15 April 2018.

First stage interviews will be conducted via Skype with final interviews taking place in Abu Dhabi and Central London in April.

Start date for this position will be mid-August 2018.

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More about Amity International School - Abu Dhabi
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 13 years
Address: E10, Exit 39, Al Bahya, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 250 39000
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