Teacher of Physical Education, Dubai

Closing date:

The English College DubaiDubai

Date posted:
Start date: August 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Secondary Teacher of Physical Education required for August 2020.

The English College, Dubai, seeks a passionate and innovative teacher of Physical Education, with a growth mindset and high expectations. The successful candidate will be part of an outstanding secondary department, focused on creating the best environment for our learners to grow and develop academically, emotionally, physically and socially. 

The successful candidate will demonstrate a dynamic and creative approach to teaching with the ability to inspire and motivate students with a diverse range of talents and abilities. A desire and willingness to teach through Years 7 to 13 is essential, along with experience of GCSE/IGCSE and A Level. Candidates must also have the necessary skills and vision to enhance teaching and learning within the department. The successful candidate will also raise the schools achievements in competitive sport in Dubai, assist in our efforts to offer a full and varied extra-curricular provision and the house system. Some experience of teaching primary children would be an advantage.

Applicants will need to be sympathetic with the ethos and values of The English College. We are looking for a highly committed team player with the drive, energy and passion to develop this forward-looking school.  You should also illustrate a capacity to help students achieve their absolute best as part of a team, a proactive commitment to the pastoral care and well-being of our learners, and a willingness to contribute to the thriving extra-curricular life of our school.

The English College is an established, independent, and co-educational British curriculum all-through school (EYFS through to Year 13). We are well-resourced with great facilities and a reputation for academic excellence; we place the success of each and every student at the centre of our mission. Our students are motivated, committed and love learning. Our staff are passionate and outstanding teaching professionals, and we are committed to providing excellent and ongoing CPD opportunities.

The English College is a family, and with our fantastic students, dedicated and motivated team of excellent teachers and support staff, it truly is a wonderful place to learn and teach.

Successful applicants will:

Be enthusiastic, talented and dedicated practitioners with excellent subject knowledge

Hold a QTS or PGCE teaching qualification from the UK

Have a minimum of two years’ experience of teaching

Be able to provide a UK enhanced DBS or equivalent police check

Be professional in appearance and conduct

Be willing to contribute to the wider curriculum and support the vision of the school

Our remuneration package includes:

Tax free salary (between GBP28,164 to GBP42,924 per annum based on November 2019 exchange rates and dependent upon experience)

Furnished accommodation in a central Dubai location

Medical insurance

Annual flight allowance

Tuition fees for up to two children

Visa costs

End of service gratuity in line with UAE Labour Law

Application Process:

Please apply by completing the online application form. Closing date for applications is 23rd January 2020. Early applications are strongly encouraged (we reserve the right to appoint early). 

Final interviews will be held in the UK, week beginning January 26th 2020, where appropriate.  We look forward to receiving your application. 

The English College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such, all offers of employment are subject to a criminal record check (ICPC or equivalent). 

More about The English College Dubai
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: PO Box: 11812, 480 Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +971 4 394 3465
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