Deputy Head of Secondary English (September 2023)
Business Unit: THE CAMBRIDGE HIGH SCHOOL - ABU DHABI
Location: UAE - Abu Dhabi
Closing Date 14-Jul-2023
About the Role
We are currently recruiting for a Deputy Head of Department - Secondary English to join our team from September 2023.
You will be responsible for assisting with the running of a successful department and should have previous experience implementing outstanding teaching and learning practices both within the classroom and across a wider department setting.
The successful candidate will have the following:
A B.Ed or degree and PGCE / PGDE or equivalent with exceptional subject knowledge
Significant experience teaching GCSE and A-Level or equivalent at a National Curriculum for England curriculum school
A proven track record of outstanding teaching and learning
Willingness to commit to Extra Curricular activities
A creative and enthusiastic approach both in and out of the classroom
Excellent IT and interpersonal communication skills to work closely with students and parents
We know that when it comes to being a great place to work, it helps to make sure our people feel valued; GEMS prides itself on providing staff with the opportunity to grow and develop within the Organisation. You will be able to access and contribute to our world class Professional Development and Leadership Programmes as well as work with our internationally recognized GEMS advisors who are leading experts in their field.
About Your Benefits
All positions attract an excellent remuneration package
Trusted for over 60 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 170,000 students from over 176 countries through GEMS owned and managed schools globally; over 270,000 students access resources through our services division.
About the School
Founded in 1988, the Cambridge High School – Abu Dhabi, is an established and high achieving international school that offers an exceptional standard of education based on the British National Curriculum. Located in Abu Dhabi in the UAE, the Cambridge School offers a safe, nurturing and rewarding environment for young learners aged 4-18, from FS2 all the way up to year 13. With a high standard of educational, recreational and specialist facilities, the Cambridge High School offers unrivalled teaching, learning and extra-curricular opportunities to children from all around the world.
About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application.
To complete the application you would need the following document(s):
- Passport-size photograph
- Passport-size photograph
In line with the UAE's Emiratisation goals, GEMS welcomes and encourages applications from UAE nationals to join our fast-growing team.
Important Note : GEMS Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of its students. Applicants will be required to submit a current police criminal clearance check or equivalent from their home country or current country of residence prior to appointment.