GEMS Education logo Head of Department - Secondary English -September 2021
GEMS Education
Ras Al Khaimah, UAE
منذ 6 يوم
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The Job Role

We are looking for a seasoned Head of Department for SecondaryEnglish to join our team at GEMS Westminster School Ras Al Khaimahfrom September 2021.

This is a fantastic opportunity for anexperienced leader or an experienced English teacher looking forthe next step in their career.

  • You should be somebody who islooking to join a global leading company and a world-classinternational school. At Westminster we recognise that each childis an individual;
  • that all children are creative; that all childrenneed to succeed. Our school promotes a safe, orderly, caring, andsupportive environment that follows a strong moral code.

  • And wewill continually strive to have our parents, teachers, andcommunity members actively involved in our students'
  • learning. Please use this link to see what our school is like andhow we embody the belief in 'One Tribe, OneFamily'.

    Silhouetted by mountains andwith access to 64 kilometers of white sandy beaches off the coastof the Arabian Gulf, Westminster offers teachers a unique place tolive and work.

    Ras Al Khaimah, which means "top of thetent", is located near the northern most point of the UAE,a mere 45 minutes from downtown Dubai and 20 minutes drive from RasAl Khaimah International Airport.

    Living here makes accessing avariety of landscapes including the mountains, plains, beaches andmangroves an entirely unique experience from its neighboringEmirates.

    With an expatriate population of approximately 70% astrong community spirit awaits those who wish to join GEMSWestminster School Ras Al Khamiah.

    You will beresponsible for running a successful department and should haveprevious experience implementing outstanding teaching and learningpractice both within the classroom and across a wider departmentsetting.

    The successful candidate will have thefollowing :

  • A B.Ed or degree and PGCE / PGDE or equivalent with exceptional subject knowledge
  • Significant experience teaching GCSE and A-Level orequivalent at a National Curriculum for England curriculumschool
  • A proven track record of outstandingteaching and learning
  • Willingness to commit toExtra Curricular activities
  • A creative andenthusiastic approach both in and out of the classroom
  • Excellent IT and interpersonal communication skills towork closely with students and parents
  • Candidates who meet the requirements stated above areencouraged to apply. If you are excited by this opportunity and arekeen to apply please ensure to mention in your cover letter if youwill be traveling with a teaching partner and what subject / yeargroups they are qualified to teach.


    All positions attract anexcellent remuneration package including : competitive tax-freesalary, individual fully furnished accommodation, tuition feeconcession, private medical insurance, annual airfare to country ofresidence and end of Service Gratuity.

    Teachingat GEMS is not just a job, it’s a career. Our educatorsenjoy free access to leading CPD programmes and have theopportunity to grow with the company on a global scale.

    With mostof our leaders coming from within the GEMS network of schools, GEMSteachers are in a unique position to consider career opportunitiesacross the world as we expand into more and morecountries.

    GEMS Teachers also have free accessto our loyalty app GEMS rewards which providessignificant savings on day-to-day life in the UAE.

    We offerthousands of discounts and 2 for 1 offers on everything fromflights, hotels, restaurants and retail outlets, making your salarygo further and enhancing the opportunity to save whilst workingoverseas.

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