Horizon International School is a supportive, student focused, international community school. We strive to challenge and inspire all learners to develop their skills and nurture values through a love of learning so that they can responsibly embrace the diverse challenges of tomorrow.
Horizon International School in Dubai is an established, thriving community that follows the Early Years Foundation Stage and the National Curriculum of England in Primary and Secondary. Students take a combination of IGCSE and GCSE at the end of Key Stage 4 leading into ‘A’ levels thereafter. Since our doors opened in September 2008, the school community has rapidly grown, and we now have approximately 850 students with ages ranging from 3 to 18 from over 45 different countries.
We are looking for well-qualified and talented Secondary SEN Specialist, to complement our current team. We are looking for an individual who can teach consistently to an exceptionally high standard and has the experience of teaching Secondary SEN children. The ideal candidate will be focused on students’ progress and who fully supports the importance of developing positive relationships with parents.
It is expected that applicants will be able to relate to and align with our motto of ‘Everyone counts, everyone contributes, everyone succeeds.’
We offer a spacious, well-resourced learning environment, with enthusiastic, motivated children and supportive families.
We require a teacher who is:
• A dedicated practitioner who strives to provide the very best learning opportunities they can for their students;
• Professional both in their conduct and appearance and fully committed to the life of the school
• Open minded and flexible, willing to contribute ideas and fully support the strategic vision of the school;
• Hardworking, with the desire to make a difference and go the extra mile
A relevant degree coupled with PGCE or QTS is essential. Police clearance certificates are also not negotiable.
Relevant UK experience in SEN - Secondary is essential and recent international experience would be advantageous, though not essential.
The school provides a competitive salary package commensurate with the post.
The successful candidate will benefit from furnished accommodation, private medical cover, flight allowances, end of service gratuity and an attractive tax-free salary. In addition, there will be a significant commitment to supporting the development and career goals of the successful candidates.
The Application Process
Please complete the application form. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted, and relevant interviews will be set up accordingly.
Deadline for applications: 24 January 2019. Please note, the school reserves the right to appoint the most suitable candidates before the application deadline.