Teacher of Physics, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Hartland International SchoolDubai, United Arab Emirates

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

Hartland International School seeks to appoint an exceptional Secondary Physics specialist to support our expansion and provision across this phase of the school.

Our School

The school which opened in September 2015, is rapidly developing a reputation for excellence in learning and teaching. We provide the best possible education for every child in our care and import the very best practices from independent schools around the globe. With just over 550 children enrolled at present from 65 different nationalities, Hartland is a truly international community. We combine a unique blend of academic challenge, enrichment opportunities and pastoral support to target excellence and create a values based family of teachers, children and parents.

Located in the heart of Dubai, in a developing residential community, Hartland’s unique vantage point is the iconic landmark of the Burj Khalifa, the Dubai Mall and Downtown Business area of the city. The school will operate from Foundation Stage to Year 10 and anticipates natural year on year growth in the secondary section in the coming years. We offer the National Curriculum for England and plan to offer GCSE’s / IGCSE’s, ‘A’ Levels and the International Baccalaureate Diploma.

The school was recently awarded the Patrons Accreditation and Compliance Award from COBIS and is a member of BSME and NACE.

The Post

Applications are invited from teachers who are passionate and forward thinking and who will thrive in a vibrant learning environment, helping us build and maintain a successful Secondary programme in Physics as part of a small whole school Science team. There is a very strong enrichment programme and the successful candidate will be expected to make a contribution to this, joining a committed and exceptional staff group. 

The successful candidate will: 

Hold a relevant honours degree, (BA with PGCE / PGDE and QTS or equivalent)

Have experience of teaching the National Curriculum for England whether that be in the UK or in an international setting

Demonstrate a clear and practical knowledge how to raise attainment and progress and the use of data to support excellence

Have a minimum 3 years’ teaching experience 

Have exceptional communication skills

Be committed to the Hartland Values

In return you will have the opportunity to work in a state of the art modern school with a committed and dedicated staff and a committed approach to continuing professional development. You will receive a competitive and attractive tax free salary, high quality fully furnished accommodation, private medical insurance, and annual airfare to home country and an End of Service Gratuity

Hartland International School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Successful applicants will be subject to a police check.

How to Apply

The closing date for applications is 22 February 2019  with interviews taking place by Skype and in Dubai the following week. Start date for this position is August 2019.

Candidates wishing to apply should complete the application form and send it with a CV and covering letter to the HR Manager, Mrs Elizabeth Riley. Please include a recent photograph. 

Your application should contain the names, addresses, email addresses and telephone numbers of three professional referees and include your current line manager / Head of School.

Previous  candidates need not apply 

Please click on the apply button to submit your application.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Job location

More about Hartland International School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Sobha Hartland, Nad Al Sheba, Mohammed Bin Rashid, Al Maktoum City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Telephone: +971 4 407 9444
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Located in the heart of Dubai, Hartland International School is in its fourth year of operation and is already an established name on the educational landscape of Dubai. Providing an enriched education through the National Curriculum for England, &nb...