Primary Class Teacher at the Swiss International Scientific School DubaiEducationListed On : 18 July 2021Expires On : 18 August 2021DubaiThe Swiss International Scientific School Dubai is seeking to hire a Primary Class Teacher with a start date in August 2021.
About SISDThe Swiss International Scientific School in Dubai (SISD) is a leading international day and boarding school where future generations are inspired to become confident and enthusiastic lifelong learners, ready to embrace the opportunities and challenges of a global world.
Founded in 2015, our school currently welcomes more than 1150 students of more than 70 different nationalities on its cutting-edge campus, in the centre of Dubai.
From Pre-KG to Grade 12, SISD follows the full continuum International Baccalaureate (IB) programme in three streams focusing on personalised learning and the development of 21st century skills.
Students choose between the English with additional languages / STEAM stream or the bilingual English-French / German streams.
We pride ourselves on being a fully accredited IB Continuum World School, offering the IB Primary Years Programme (PYP), IB Middle Years Programme (MYP), IB Careers Programme (IB CP) and IB Diploma Programme (DP).
Our personalised international curriculum offers an engaging learning experience, the challenge of developing a real understanding of cultural diversity and the support of a thriving international community.
Our state of the art, eco-friendly campus adjacent to Dubai creek, ensures that we can offer a wide range of sporting and after school activities tailored to the personal needs and preferences of every student.
Designation : Primary Class TeacherDepartment : Primary SchoolStart date : 17 August 2021Location : Dubai, UAEReports to : Head of Primary SchoolJob Scope : The role of the Primary Class Teacher is to build and maintain successful teaching and learning in the Primary School by providing an educational atmosphere conductive to learning and developing through the process of inquiry.
Main Duties and ResponsibilitiesDesign, prepare and deliver high quality lessons in English language to suit the individual needs of all studentsInspire mixed culture and ability classes, by creating challenging and engaging learning opportunities for all studentsAssess and monitor student progress and provide targets so that all learners can see success and improveCollaborate with other teachers to share new ideas, approaches and professional knowledgeCommunicate accurately and regularly with parentsLiaise with the Head of Primary School, Grade Coordinator and Subject Coordinators and PYP Coordinator to ensure effective delivery of the curriculum to the class, including selecting resources and managing them efficiently in the classroomContribute to the extra-curricular activities programme and participate in school activities such as assemblies, evening events, conferencesMaintain constant awareness of the needs of any children to whom English is another languageKey RelationshipsInternal : Students, Teaching Assistants, Classroom Assistants, Teachers, Grade Coordinators, Subject Coordinators, PYP Coordinator, Head of Primary School, Deputy Head of Primary SchoolExternal : Parents, KHDA, IBPosition RequirementsEducation : Bachelor’s Degree in EducationProfessional Teaching QualificationRelevant recent professional development that qualifies the candidate for this postExperience : Extensive international primary teaching experience of at least 2 yearsProven track record of excellence and tangible outcomesCurriculum development knowledgeCompetencies : Demonstrate professionalism, commitment, integrity, strength of character and perseveranceInter-culturally aware with well-developed interpersonal skillsInspiring trust and confidence in students and colleaguesOutgoing and enthusiasticShow a strong work ethicCommitted to ensuring high standards of teaching and learningExceptional communication skillsStrong collaboration skills to foster partnerships with teachers, students and parentsAdditional Requirements : Any additional language a plus (French, German or Arabic)Application : Candidates are requested to submit the following documents : Cover letter of one page, explaining your strengths as a candidate and why you are interested in this position Current CV not to exceed two pagesPlease send your application in the submission form below.
Due to the expected volume of applications, we will only contact those applicants that are shortlisted for interview.We are committed to providing a safe and happy environment for all our employees and in which our students can thrive and learn.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our employees and students. All employees are subject to appropriate vetting procedures including satisfactory criminal record checks from both country of residence / home country and any other country of residence.