I work for an education recruitment company called Edvectus and we will be running a hiring event in Shanghai this January. This will be a wonderful opportunity for qualified teachers who are looking to relocate to the UAE to interview face to face with the school principals and, if successful, receive immediate offers to start in September, Protected content .
•Early Years Teachers, Elementary (Primary) Teachers
•Secondary (Middle /High school) English, Math, Science, Social Studies, Music, PE, Special Needs and Art. Librarians are also needed. Some school leadership roles (Department Heads, etc) are available, as well.
The school requires fluent English speakers with teacher training and at least 2 years of consistent, post qualification teaching experience from one of the following countries: USA, Canada, UK, Ireland, Australia or New Zealand. IB experience is a plus.
Primary/Elementary and Early Years teachers must possess a teaching qualification such as a Bachelors or Masters of Education, and Middle/High/Secondary school teachers must have a degree and teacher training in their teaching subject.
Due to local law, these posts are not suitable for unmarried couples who would like to live together and due to visa requirements, applicants must be younger than 58 at the start of contract.
About the schools:
The most established schools in the group are located in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi - both in Abu Dhabi City as well as the Abu Dhabi oasis city of Al Ain. Their newer campuses are located in Sharjah, which borders Dubai, as well as the up-and-coming Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah, a beautiful, serene location offering mountains and beaches, which is 100km - about an hour - from Dubai.
Combining the US core standards curriculum with a delivery through the philosophy of IB, the schools blend the best of both worlds – the traditional American approach of text books and regular assessment with a more student-centered perspective. The schools seek to attain IB world school status whilst retaining the American element so students can graduate with a US diploma and if they meet the criteria, IB diploma as well.
The schools serve mainly UAE nationals and are all purpose built and well resourced. Because of the strong ties to the local community and culture, teachers working at this school need to be both professionally adaptable and culturally aware. Most subjects are taught in English, but experience with English language learners can be helpful as most of the children have English as their second or third language. Class sizes are small Protected content 25- and behaviour management is not normally an issue.
Pay and Benefits:
•TAX FREE salary starting at Protected content ( Protected content ) for a teacher with 2 years of experience. This increases with each additional year of qualifying experience.
•Tuition fees paid for 2 dependent children
•International medical insurance
•Excellent Professional Development opportunities
If you believe that this opportunity matches the ideals of your overseas teaching aspirations and you meet the hiring criteria then please start the process to book your face to face interview!
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