- All Levels
- 2 years of teaching experience
- Other Certification
- Candidates holding valid and relevant teacher certification (New York State preferred)
- 2 years of recent post-certification teaching experience
- Minimum of Masters of Education in relevant field
- Candidates must have experience of teaching in a US district school or good international school offering the Common Core State Standards (New York State experience preferred)
- Native English speaker
- Economy return airfare from Dubai to Home of Record
- Accommodation allowance provided
- Medical Insurance (within UAE)
- Benefits package is competitive and shall be discussed during interview
Join the Ignite School community in Dubai and you will have the unique opportunity to shape the school culture, develop practices and experience living in the UAE.
A vibrant and dynamic leader is required for this highly regarded US curriculum school in Dubai. All of our faculty except for Arabic and Islamic Education are USA state licensed and qualified American educators. The Director in 2019/20 shall be supported by a Board of Trustees, support services team, an Elementary School Principal and Curriculum Coordinator. Please view our website as well as social media channels to learn more about our community.
Initial interviews will be conducted through Skype. Final interviews will be conducted in Dubai.
Ignite School offers a KG1 to Grade 12, American education experience leading to a High School Diploma for Emirati and expatriate students. The Ignite School curriculum aligns to the New York State Learning Standards, which includes the New York State P-12 Common Core Learning Standards as well as KHDA guidelines.
We are a new school that commenced classes in September 2018 for over 120 students in KG1 (Pre-K) to Grade 5. In 2019/20 we opened our Middle School with Grade 6 classes and in 2020/21 we will open Grade 7 classes. We project an enrollment of around 850 students for September 2020. Eventually we will offer a KG1 to Grade 12, American education experience leading to a High School Diploma for over 2,000 Emirati and expatriate students.
Join the burgeoning Ignite School community in Dubai and you will have the unique opportunity to shape school culture, develop practice and experience living in the UAE.