English Teacher – Fujairah

Location: Fujairah, UAE

Start Date: Immediate

About the Position

BrightSpark Teachers are looking to recruit an English Teacher for an international private school in Fujairah.

Candidates must hold a relevant Bachelor Degree, a recognized teaching certification and a minimum of 2 years experience as an English Teacher. At least two years experience teaching high school (grades 9-12) English according to the Common Core State Standards is also required. Native English speakers preferred.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Implement and deliver an appropriately broad, balanced, relevant and differentiated curriculum for students and to support a designated curriculum area as appropriate.

• Monitor and support the overall progress and development of students as a Teacher/Form Tutor.

• Facilitate and encourage a learning experience which provides students with the opportunity to achieve their individual potential.

• Contribute to raising standards of student attainment.

• Share and support the school’s responsibility to provide and monitor opportunities for personal and academic growth.

• Be a role model for students, inspiring them to be actively interested in English.

• Set expectations for staff and students in relation to standards of achievement and the quality of learning & teaching.

• Prioritise and manage time effectively, ensuring continued professional development in line with the role.

• Follow the school policies and procedures.

• Ensure the effective/efficient deployment of classroom support.

• Maintain discipline in accordance with the school procedures and to encourage good practice with regard to punctuality, behaviour, standards of work and homework.

• Follow schemes of work for English at all Key Stages.

• Promote aspects of Personal Development related to English.

• Updating professional knowledge and expertise as appropriate to keep up to date with developments in teaching practice and methodology, in general, and in the curriculum area of English.

• Promote English learning through out of hours activities.

• Ensuring a high quality learning environment within the English area.

Fujairah is an emirate on the east coast of the United Arab Emirates, lying along the Gulf of Oman. It’s known for its beaches and the Hajar Mountains, which run through much of the emirate. In the south, the city of Fujairah is home to the massive Sheikh Zayed Mosque, with its towering white minarets.  Overlooking the city is Fujairah Fort, a reconstructed 17th-century fortress featuring round and square towers. There are many government schools in Fujairah, which are mainly for Emirati people, however, there are a growing number of private schools which represent many opportunities for creative, innovative and dynamic teachers who would like to build their career in the area.

SPECIAL NOTE – We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

About the School

Our Partner school is a dynamic and growing International Private School in the United Arab Emirates. They are seeking a creative and innovative English Teacher committed to contributing to the positive growth and development of the school community.

Qualification and Requirements

Candidates must hold a relevant Bachelor Degree, a recognized teaching certification and a minimum of 2 years experience as an English Teacher. At least two years experience teaching high school (grades 9-12) English according to the Common Core State Standards is also required. Native English speakers preferred. 

Job Code: BS053-3 English Teacher
Job Posted: 12 January 2018