Teacher of EAL/Primary Jobs in UAE at Ras Al Khaimah Academy

Title: Teacher of EAL/Primary

Company: Ras Al Khaimah Academy

Location: UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Teaching, Education

Position: Teacher of EAL (Primary)

We need a committed and dynamic English as an Additional Language (EAL) teacher for our new programme for second language speakers, running from Grade 1 in our UK Curriculum school.

Nestled between the Hajar mountains and the clear blue waters of the Arabian Gulf, Ras Al Khaimah Academy Family of Schools is based in Ras Al Khaimah, the northernmost Emirate of the UAE. Just one hour’s drive from Dubai International Airport, the Academy provides UK and IB education to 82 different nationalities. Over the past five years the Academy has grown markedly, in both our student numbers and our reputation for developing academic achievement; certainly the international school of choice in the Emirate.

The RAK Academy Family of Schools is fully accredited with the International Baccalaureate (IBO), Council of International Schools (CIS), British Schools Overseas (BSO) and a member of British Schools of the Middle East (BSME). It is also inspected by the UAE Ministry of Education.

Colleagues who aspire to to be part of a professionally dynamic, supportive and forward thinking learning community, in a safe, family-friendly setting should chat to us.

The successful candidate must:

hold a first degree plus a post-graduate qualification in education (i.e. PGCE/GTP), preferably with QTS

have primary teaching experience

have some degree of formal EAL training and/or experience.

•have a proven track record of excellent classroom and pedagogical practice

•have a good ability to use IT to support teaching and learning

•be able to engage, motivate and support children, staff and parents

•be a reflective practitioner with the ability to think creatively and innovate

•be a positive and enthusiastic member of staff

•be willing to be fully involved in extra-curricular activities

•most importantly of all, fully subscribe to the maxim that “all complex decision-making be based on what constitutes best practice for the child”.

The school offers a competitive, tax-free international salary and benefits package, comparable to other international schools in the region.

Previous applicants do not need to re-apply.

To apply for this position please use ‘Quick Apply’.

RAK Academy Family of Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must have undergone child protection screening and any offer of appointment will be subject to the above checks


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