IB PYP Homeroom Teacher

at GEMS Education
Location Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Date Posted July 24, 2021
Category Teaching / Education
Job Type Full-time


IB PYP Homeroom Teacher - Abu Dhabi - Sept 2020

Business Unit: GEMS World Academy - Abu Dhabi

Location: UAE - Abu Dhabi

Closing Date 31-Aug-2021

About the Role

This is a fantastic opportunity for IB PYP Homeroom Teachers to start or continue their international career with a leading global company and world class international school located in the capital of the UAE, Abu Dhabi.  Due to GEMS World Academy Abu Dhabi's continued success and to meet growth demands, we are looking to welcome dynamic and passionate teachers who are keen to join a world class school providing unsurpassed education that is ready to grow to meet our community’s needs.


We welcome applications for the role of Primary Years Program Homeroom Teacher.


The successful candidate should have:


A certified teaching qualification, such as PGCE/PGDE/MEd/BEd or equivalent

2 years solid and demonstrable PYP teaching experience working in an IB school environment, however Primary/Elementary Teachers from other curricula are welcome to apply

A creative and enthusiastic approach both in and out of the classroom

An excellent team player both within the department and across phases

Excellent IT and interpersonal communication skills to work closely with students and parents

As well as being a great place to work, Abu Dhabi is a vibrant, cosmopolitan, rapidly expanding city where the sun shines all year round.  Teachers in Abu Dhabi enjoy an excellent lifestyle as well as extensive travel and leisure opportunities around the region and further afield.


About Your Benefits

All positions attract an excellent remuneration package including a competitive tax free salary, individual fully furnished accommodation, school tuition fee concessions, private medical insurance, annual airfares to country of residence, and End of Service Gratuity.


About GEMS

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 World Academy, Abu Dhabi, invites students, from Kindergarten to Grade 5, on a journey of knowledge, with a strong community atmosphere, which provides a safe and comfortable environment for young learners.


With a passionate team of dedicated educators, we draw experience and expertise from across the globe, helping us to deliver a program of outstanding international standards. We are so much more than the traditional concept of a school. We are a proud and supportive learning community with mutual respect and tolerance at our core. As well as being a thoroughly international family, we recognize and respect the importance of our host country’s language and culture, and actively promote these at all times.


Offering the International Baccalaureate Organization’s (IBO) Primary Years Program, our students learn at an early age what it means to belong to a multicultural, diverse and inter-connected world. We practice daily, cultivating the ‘culture of kindness’, teaching our students to respect each other and the environment in which they live, and encouraging them to re-use and recycle while at school and at home.




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):

  1. Resume/CV
  2. Passport-size photograph

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.

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