Ignite School - More Info

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.

Posted: May 2019
This is a Direct to School Job
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
July 2019
2 years
All Levels

Job Benefits

  • 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

Qualifications and Requirements

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

About Dubai

Drawing millions of visitors each year, Dubai allows teachers to experience a unique combination of traditional Middle Eastern ways of life and an upscale expatriate lifestyle. Dubai's many private schools provide opportunities for licensed teachers to teach in one of the most exciting and dynamic modern cities in the world.

UAE Dirham
Hot desert climate
4,114 km²