Teacher of English, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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Al Rabeeh AcademyAbu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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Start date: February 2019, or Sooner
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive (Tax Free)
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

Al Rabeeh Academy is a new, purpose built school, which opened in August 2017 and is part of a growing network of schools.  The Al Rabeeh name has been synonymous throughout the city for high quality education and pastoral care since 1979.

Our team of teachers are striving for the highest standards, to provide our children with the best possible curriculum within the context of the UAE, every day. The successful candidate will be a highly committed team player with the drive, energy and passion to develop Al Rabeeh Academy, which will open opportunities for internal promotion, as the academy grows.

We are currently seeking a proactive, enthusiastic and adaptable English practitioner to start  as soon as possible.  Head of Department responsibility can be negotiated for suitable candidates.

Ideal applicants will be able to demonstrate: 

  • Excellent subject knowledge
  • Fluent English Speaker
  • Relevant degree and teaching qualification
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a British Curriculum school
  • Experience of current UK initiatives and pedagogy
  • Innovative teaching and learning practices, embedding 21st century skills
  • IT proficient, in order to motivate and extend student’s learning experiences/digital literacy
  • Multitasking skills required in our dynamic environment
  • Strong focus on pastoral care ensuring the needs of each student is met
  • Accomplished in data tracking and analysis to personalise and develop individual learning needs

Package Details: 

  • Competitive salary (tax free) 
  • An initial two year contract (renewable by mutual consent)
  • Furnished accommodation (including utilities)
  • Annual return air ticket/allowance 
  • Baggage allowance
  • Medical insurance cover
  • End of service gratuity
  • Visa arranged by the school

To apply please use the ‘apply now’ button and follow the process, or forward your CV, covering letter and photograph to the Principal, Ms Alison Lamb at jobs@alrabeehac.ae   

Closing date for applications: 30th November 2018.  Video conferencing or telephone interviews may take place ahead of this date so an early application is advantageous. While we thank all applicants, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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More about Al Rabeeh Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Zone 23, Mohamed Bin Zayed City, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 2 6795991
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Opened in September 2017, Al Rabeeh Academy is a bilingual private through school with sixth form teaching the English National Curriculum, alongside Arabic Language, Islamic Studies and Social Studies. The school’s sister school is the established A...