Teacher of Biology, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Raffles International SchoolDubai, United Arab Emirates

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Start date: August 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Biology Teacher - IGCSE & AS/A/Level


Raffles International School is located in the heart of Umm Sequeim, Dubai and managed by Innoventures Education. The school provides EYFS curriculum, blended with the Montessori approach to learning in Foundation, leading to National Curriculum for England in the rest of Primary.

RIS would like to hear from creative and inspiring teachers interested in joining a team of highly skilled professional educators committed to providing eager learners with the best possible learning opportunities. RIS students are respectful, responsible inquirers with a real commitment to excellence. Academic outcomes are understandably high, with small class sizes and dedicated language and academic support programmes throughout the school.

Significant non-contact time is incorporated into every class teacher’s week to allow for lesson preparation, peer focused professional development and dialogue. Marking, assessment and record keeping is focused and effective.   

Successful candidates must have:

A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Secondary Education with a relevant specialism or a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology, plus a recognized teaching certification (PGCE, Teaching Diploma, etc)

• Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) from home country or country of graduation

• A proven commitment to excellence

• Excellent technology integration skills

Applications are particularly welcome from teachers with:

  • A Master’s Degree 

• 2 years (or more) relevant teaching experience at high performing international schools

• Demonstrable Inclusion/SEND/EAL experience

• Additional relevant professional qualifications and/or strong CPD portfolios

The school provides teachers with a generous tax-free salary and accompanying benefits, along with end of service gratuity. Further details of the compensation package will be made available to candidates shortlisted for interview.

RIS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers and Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Interested applicants should register and forward a full CV by email to careers@rafflesis.com

Innoventures Education is recognised for our high quality curriculum, inspiring learning environment and commitment to academic excellence. Together, our schools and nurseries have a student enrolment of more than 7700 from over 100 countries and an academic and administrative team of 1100 who come from virtually every corner of the globe. 

Please visit our website to learn more about our schools. www.innoventureseducation.com

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More about Raffles International School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 16 years
Address: Al Baghla Street, (formerly Street 20), P.O. Box 12290, Umm Suqeim 3, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +971 4 427 1200