Dubai College is seeking to appoint a lively, enthusiastic and highly committed Teacher of Computer Science to engage our very able students through creative planning, inspiring teaching and excellent subject knowledge. As a teacher at Dubai College you will be expected to monitor, assess and evaluate the learning which is taking place and then report the findings to students and parents and adapt your teaching accordingly. You will also take responsibility for your own professional development and actively seek out opportunities in order to contribute to your own professional growth with support from the College. Finally you will also recognise that your role extends far beyond the classroom: you will be expected to be a form tutor to an assigned group of students, contribute to the school’s PSHE programme through Positive Education Days, tutor time and class assemblies, as well as lead at least one extra-curricular activity per week and participate in one whole-school event in an evening or on a weekend at least once per term.
All applicants must:
hold a degree in Computer Science or related subject
have a minimum of one year’s teaching experience
be able to demonstrate outstanding subject knowledge and evidence that they have taught, added value and achieved outstanding results at GCSE and A Level
have experience of teaching in a British curriculum school
In addition the successful candidate will:
be able to teach Computer Science throughout Key Stages 3 to 5
stretch the very brightest students who aspire to study the subject at leading UK and US universities
know how to support students with effective intervention strategies
be able to provide effective feedback to students in order to support and encourage progress
work as a member of a team, contribute to the professional development of the department and enhance awareness of the subject in the wider community
demonstrate excellent classroom practice for teaching and learning
be an enthusiastic and innovative teacher with a genuine love of the subject
motivate and inspire students using a wide range of teaching strategies
A full job specification for this role is available on our website http://www.dubaicollege.org/join-us/recruitment/teaching together with an application form.
Dubai College operates its own teaching scales. The contract of employment provides for a generous basic salary (currently tax free), medical insurance and terminal gratuity. In addition, allowances are available for full-time staff for accommodation and relocation as well as an annual flight allowance.
Dubai College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and we select staff that understand and share this commitment. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and obtain a Police Certificate or Good Conduct Certificate from the country the applicant last resided or was employed in, which may include Disclosure and Barring checks.
Applications should be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org using the application form available on our website. The deadline for applications is Monday 1st March 2021 and interviews will be held later that week. For candidates outside of the UAE, there is the potential for a final stage interview in Dubai following the initial round. Please note that we reserve the right to interview and recruit strong candidates before the closing date and therefore encourage candidates to submit their applications as soon as possible.
Dubai College, UAE
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- Secondary School
- Students of age 11 - 18 years
Dubai College was established forty-three years ago and has a national and international reputation as a world class learning organisation. We are an independent, coeducational, not-for-profit, selective school following an adapted Englis...