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Teacher of Music

Regent International School (RIS)Dubai, UAE

About us:

Imagine schools with a variety of educational pathways, where the academic skills of literacy, critical thinking, innovation, numeracy, creativity, self-control and work ethic are taught in parallel the skills of wellbeing, including self-confidence, contentment, kindness, gratitude, health, and love.  Welcome to Fortes Education, Dubai. We have been delivering high quality education provision to young people for over two decades.

Our Positive Education schools foster active engagement in learning and activities. We celebrate positive emotions and accomplishments, encourage students to cultivate fulfilling relationships with others and to seek meaning and purpose in their own lives.

We set high standards and expectations for each pupil in academics and in co-curricular participation.  Our high-impact learning programme lays a strong foundation that develops each pupil’s multiple intelligences through a broad range of activities in and out of the classroom. Our commitment is to provide a premium world-class “positive” education, which empowers our pupils to become innovative thinkers, socially confident life-long learners, having growth mindsets and character strengths, to flourish in an ever-changing world.

Regent International School (RIS) is a well-established Primary school following the National Curriculum for England. RIS has been consistently delivering proven results in the classroom since inception and has developed a reputation of being one of the leading schools in Dubai. In the recent inspection by the Dubai School Inspection Bureau, RIS has been judged as ‘Very Good’ and has been known to deliver proven results in the classroom since inception. As a result of the great success and popularity of Regent international School, last year we launched our secondary school, commencing with Years 7 and 8. An innovative project based curriculum, with excellent student teacher ratios and personalised learning has seen our new secondary school attract significant attention and so we are excited to invite you to join us in further developing the new secondary school at Regent as we extend through to Year 11 and our first GCSE and BTEC graduates in 2024. We have created an inspiring curriculum where maths, the sciences and technology converge with the arts and humanities to create future leaders and thinkers. We have an outstanding team of secondary teachers who have designed a curriculum that has a strong STEAM focus where students explore, research and solve real world problems. Students will think critically and creatively, work collaboratively, and lead empathetically. You will make a valued contribution to that new team as we extend the curriculum to Year 11. In keeping with Regent’s rich heritage and time-tested education, our new secondary school will empower children to develop the confidence and skills to think big, be bold, and dare to change the world.

About you:

Due to our continued growth, we seek to appoint a well-qualified and an outstanding Teacher of Music to join our team in August 2021.

We are looking for certain qualities:

Skilled in the best global educational practices

Committed to developing and inspiring every pupil, to believe that they can and will succeed

Able to teach through the “multiple intelligences”, to develop the whole child

Tech-savvy, fluent in using APPs and technology extend and enrich each pupil’s learning experience

Outstanding role models who embody our core values

Passionate about providing enriched learning opportunities for children in and out of the classroom. Excellent communicators who can ignite a passion for learning in our students

Able to make a significant contribution to our extra-curricular activities (ECA) programme and to  wider campus life

Strong academic back-ground, work-ethic, well-organised having excellent interpersonal skills

This opportunity will include teaching the subject at EYFS, Key Stages 1,2 3 & 4

Dynamic, enthusiastic and well-qualified holding as a minimum, a B.Ed. or a B.A & PGCE and QTS

Aspiring or current Middle Leaders are encouraged to apply for the Year Group Leadership positions.

When applying please indicate your:

Specialism in a Subject Area.

Past MLT experience

As a BSO accredited school, NQTs are welcome to apply. The years of teaching at our school in Dubai, is recognized for your QTS certification.

Our Offer:

Excellent tax-free salary

Furnished Accommodation

Baggage Allowance

Medical Insurance for self

Annual Air-Ticket and paid vacations

State-of-the-art facilities and amenities in a revamped site situated in a prime location in Dubai

An enthusiastic learning community of students, teachers, parents and Board members, who are dedicated to maximise student achievement for each child, and to create positive learning opportunities in and out of the classroom

Working within a team of highly driven and supportive colleagues

Excellent professional development

Working in Dubai, one of the world’s most sought after work and travel destinations

Application Process:

If you have the passion, energy, and commitment to drive accelerated outcomes for young people, we would welcome your application.  In return, you will join a rapidly evolving organisation that can offer you a central role within our future growth plans.

Candidates are invited to complete our Online Application by visiting:

Interviews will take place either face to face in Dubai or by video conferencing if the applicant is not based in Dubai.

Appointment Start Date: Mid-Aug 2021

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