Head of Social Studies Jobs in Dubai – UAE at Tes Global Ltd. / Star International School Mirdif
Title: Head of Social Studies
Company: Tes Global Ltd. / Star International School Mirdif
Location: Dubai – UAE
Category: Education, Teaching
7847 – Head of Social Studies – September 2021
Business Unit:GEMS FOUNDERS AL MIZHAR SCHOOL
Location:UAE – Dubai
About the Role
We are looking for an Outstanding Head of Social Studies for GEMS Founders Al Mizhar School, Dubai for September 2021.
You could be an experienced Head of Department or an Outstanding Social Studies Teacher with a proven track record who is ready to take on a leadership role.
Teaching at GEMS is not just a job, it’s a career. Our teachers enjoy free access to leading CPD programmes and have the opportunity to grow with the company on a global scale. With most of our leaders coming from within the GEMS network of schools, GEMS teachers are in a unique position to consider career opportunities across the world.
As well as being a great place to work; Dubai is a vibrant, cosmopolitan, rapidly expanding city where the sun shines all year round. Teachers in Dubai enjoy an exciting lifestyle, with opportunities for new and exciting leisure activities and travel across the region and further afield!
The successful applicant will have the following:
A Bachelors Degree and a certified teaching qualification such as BEd/PGCE/PGDE or equivalent
Exceptional subject knowledge
Experience teaching GCSE is a must and A-Level is desirable
Minimum 3 years’ experience teaching the National Curriculum for England
A personal track record of outstanding teaching and learning
About Your Benefits
All positions attract an excellent remuneration package including:
Competitive tax-free salary, individual fully furnished accommodation, free schooling, private medical insurance, annual airfares to country of residence and end of Service Gratuity.
GEMS Teachers also have free access to our loyalty app GEMS rewards (Please contact us using the “Apply for this Job Posting” box below) which provides significant savings on day-to-day life in the UAE. We offer thousands of discounts and 2 for 1 offers on everything from flights, hotels, restaurants and retail outlets, making your salary go further and enhancing the opportunity to save whilst working overseas.
Trusted for over 55 years and now a third generation education family, GEMS Education began in a single school room in Dubai. Today, we have the privilege of educating over 190,000 students from over 176 countries through GEMS owned and managed schools globally; over 270,000 students access resources through our services division; and we will impact 20 million by 2020 students through the initiatives of our Charity partner Varkey Foundation.
About the School
GEMS Founders Al Mizhar School (GFM) is a value for money National Curriculum of England School which opened in September 2018 modelled on the highly successful GEMS Founders Dubai School. It educates students from FS1 to Year 10 and will build to a full FS to Year 13 School of 4800 students in subsequent years.
The school has a focus on high academic standards, computational thinking, social and emotional Education as well as inclusivity to allow all students to succeed through a range of academic and vocational pathways.
Alongside well-equipped classrooms, the school has good sports provision, large open plan learning areas to support innovation and creative problem solving including robotics and 3D printing, a drama/dance studio, specialist music rooms, full WiFi coverage, dedicated sci…