Elementary Homeroom Teachers (male or female) Job Description

Elementary Homeroom Teachers (male or female)


Job Summary & Responsibilities

About the schools

Established in 2014, our client has been very well received within the local community and is quickly expanding to a full K-12 school. They offer an American curriculum program within the framework of traditional Islamic values catering to primary Emirati students.. The school is committed to providing every student with the opportunity to achieve educational success.

They follow the U.S. common core curriculum for English and Math, next generation science standards and the Virginia Curriculum for all other subjects. This is complemented with full provision for lessons in Arabic, Islamic studies (for Muslim students) and UAE Social Studies to meet local education requirements.

The school offers a well-rounded range of facilities including libraries, computer suites, gymnasium, art rooms, science laboratories, media rooms, sports field, audio & video recording studios.

Our client is looking for teachers that want a challenge and want to develop themselves as an educator. The school Principal is absolutely committed to professional development and helping all of his staff reach their potential, he's literally written books about it. They need teachers with strong classroom management skills and determination to get through to students that need extra support.

Based in Abu Dhabi and located near the International Airport (about 30 minutes from the Abu Dhabi city Beach). Faculty housing is provided about 20 minutes away with free (optional) transportation provided.
  • Type of school: Private English Medium School
  • Age of students: Grades K-12
  • This program utilizes American curriculum
About the contract
  • Contract: 3 years, renewable
  • Schedule: Monday - Friday 
  • Avg Salary: 8,000-14,000 AED based on years of experience and credentials
  • Annual airfare for teacher (not dependents)
  • Furnished Studio apartment provided or 50K AED annual housing allowance
  • Minimum 8 weeks paid annual leave + all national holidays
  • End of service bonus approximately 1 month per year worked
  • Work Visa provided - in UAE fees covered for employee 
  • Insurance provided - but school strongly suggests you purchase travel insurance because your health coverage will take a month or more to activate (this is quite affordable)
  • Tuition benefit, free for first child, 50% discount for second
About you 

  • Kindergarten & Primary teachers must hold a Bachelor in Education
  • Subject teachers must hold a degree in the subject they teach + an Education qualification (M.Ed, PGCE, Higher Diploma, License, QTS)
  • Experience teaching American curriculum is not required
  • Minimum of 1 year teaching experience in the same subject that matches your qualification (must provide reference letter)
  • Under 60 years old due to visa requirements
  • Non-native English speakers must have an IELTS score of 7 or above
Apply today or contact your placement consultant for more information!

Job Summary

Type of School
Primary/Elementary School
Start Date
Require teaching licence?
Number of Positions
8,000-14,000 AED/month plus housing & benefits
Contract Length
3 years renewable
Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates

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