Teacher of French with Spanish, Dubai

Closing date:Expiring soon

Dubai College, UAEDubai

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Dubai College is seeking to appoint a lively, enthusiastic and highly committed Teacher of French with Spanish to this thriving and successful department for September 2019. 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 Enrichment 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:

  • have a good honours degree in French and a PGCE qualification
  • have experience of teaching all ages and abilities up to and including GCSE and A Level
  • have Qualified Teacher Status and a minimum of two-years teaching experience post qualification
  • have experience teaching French in a British curriculum school
  • be up to date with current changes in the curriculum and be prepared for the implementation of those changes

In addition the successful candidate will:

  • be able to teach French up to Key Stage 5 and to stretch the most able students and support all students
  • be able to demonstrate excellent skills in classroom practice using a wide range of teaching and learning strategies
  • be an enthusiastic, creative and innovative teacher with a genuine love of the subject, who can motivate and inspire students


A full job specification can be found in the Vacancy Pack attached. This is also available on our website https://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 accommodation and relocation as well as an annual flight allowance.

Applicants should send a completed application form by email to Annie Kirkaldy, Headmaster’s Assistant on headassist@dubaicollege.org.

The closing date for applications is Friday 22nd February and interviews will be held from Tuesday 26th to Thursday 28th February 2019.

Dubai College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and operates child protection screening which includes contacting previous employers and Disclosure and Barring checks.

Job location

More about Dubai College, UAE
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: PO Box 837, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 4 3999111
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Dubai College is an independent, coeducational, not-for-profit, selective school following an adapted English National Curriculum. The College was established forty years ago and has a national and international reputation for the q...