Contract type Full time
Contract term Permanent - two year contract
FUJAIRAH PRIVATE ACADEMY
Located on the Indian Ocean coast of the United Arab Emirates, 140 kilometres from Dubai, at the foot of the Hajar Mountains. Fujairah has a scenic beauty and wonderful beaches. The school is non-profit, non-selective and caters for 740 students aged 4-18 years. 90 % of these are from Arabic speaking backgrounds with 85 % of them being Emirati. The school was established in 1982 by the government of Fujairah as a non-profit organization. The school follows an adapted National Curriculum and students take GCSE and GCE A levels.
The school is an accredited member of the British Schools in the Middle East Association and has also been awarded British Schools Overseas status by the Department of Education in England. We offer UK qualified candidates an opportunity to gain the NQT qualification if required.
A Middle Leader position is available to those with relevant experience.
TEACHER OF ENGLISH, GEOGRAPHY AND HISTORY
We welcome applications from a single unaccompanied teacher or married teaching couples. Applicants require either a Cert Ed or its equivalent, a B.Ed or PGCE in Primary Education from UK or Australia or New Zealand. Ideally the applicants should have a literacy background with experience of teaching students with English as a second language but also be prepared to extend their skill set to the teaching of Geography and History at Year 6-8 level. This position offers a tax free salary, accommodation, utilities and return airfare to point of recruitment. A post of responsibility may be offered to a suitably qualified candidate.
To applicants who are flexible, energetic, open to a different cultural experience and tolerant of others and their points of view, we offer a pleasant working environment where children behave well and enjoy being in school. Staff joining us must be prepared to work beyond the school day and contribute to the extracurricular programme and to the school community. Applicants should send a brief CV (not supporting documents please) to receive details of package and email the Principal Ms Jan Brettingham at firstname.lastname@example.org details of the school can be found on www.fpa.sch.ae.
CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS 8 MAY 2018