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Primary Teacher – Abu Dhabi

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Worldteachers are seeking a Primary KS2 Teacher to join a thriving school on the outskirts of Abu Dhabi. The school is 45 minutes from Abu Dhabi Corniche and about 45 minutes from Dubai. Due to recent changes in qualifications and experience requirements, the school can now accept applications from teachers with all levels of experience including Newly Qualified Teachers (NQTs) with no post-qualification teaching experience. As a BSO and BSME school, they can also offer the NQT Induction year in association with Buckinghamshire Learning Trust to NQTs and candidates yet to complete their induction year who meet their qualification requirements. We welcome applications from candidates with one the following sets of qualifications: • An Internationally recognised Bachelor’s Degree in Education specialising in Primary or Early Childhood Education with QTS or equivalent. or • An Internationally recognised Bachelor’s Degree in an ENC subject and an internationally recognised teaching qualification such as PGCE or PGDE in Primary education and QTS or equivalent. or • An Internationally recognised Bachelor’s Degree in an aspect of Primary Education or Early Childhood Education with QTS or equivalent. There is no longer a need for teachers to have post-graduation teaching experience (in accordance with Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge Regulations which apply to all private schools in Abu Dhabi) Please note two supporting references and a police clearance certificate, ACRO or DBS no more than 3 months old must be provided. The school aspires to create a global community of critical thinkers, creators, innovators and leaders who will have a positive impact on the world of tomorrow. They pride themselves on being a happy and vibrant community where students, parents and teachers enjoy coming to school. Their well-behaved students and supportive parents originate from over 54 countries and speak 28 languages which makes them a truly international community. The campus is well resourced and boasts excellent facilities. The school follows the 2014 National Curriculum of England and the EYFS, Development Matters curriculum in FS. They offer a range of GCSE, IGCSE and AS levels from Cambridge, Edexcel and AQA exam boards. The school gained BSO (British Schools Overseas) accreditation in May 2016 following a successful inspection in its second year of operation. In February 2017 in its third year of operation it had its second biannual inspection and was placed in Band A – ‘a high performing’ school moving from satisfactory it was graded good with very good features. Since then, the school has had its third inspection in February 2019 and has been graded very good. The school is located in a very quiet and safe neighbourhood of Abu Dhabi called Al Bahia near to the international airport and Yas Island. Dubai is a 45-minute drive from the school. The school offer the following package: • Two-year contract (renewable) • Tax free salary starting at 8,500AED per month (approx. £1660) for a newly-qualified teacher, increasing with experience up to 11,000AED per month (approx. £2150) for a teacher with 5+ years of experience • Free accommodation OR allowance – A shared villa with your own bedroom and bathroom and a shared lounge and kitchen area. Accommodation is close to the school and transport is provided to and from school. OR 3,500 AED accommodation allowance if you prefer to live in Abu Dhabi city. In both cases transport is included to the school on a daily basis. • Settling-in allowance • Annual flight allowance • Excellent international medical cover • End-of-service gratuity Apply today for further information and to arrange a virtual interview with the school.

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