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Elementary School Visual Arts Teacher

school
Ignite School
location
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
salary
US 2830 - 3540 a month
housing
Housing allowance paid to employee for self or furnished hotel apartment
airfair
Annual flights from to home of record (Economy Class) for self, taken once during annual leave
Start date
Ongoing
2 years
1
  • Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School
  • Licensed Teacher
  • Bachelor
  • 2 years of teaching experience
  • Visual Arts
  • Teaching Credential/License
  • Valid teacher certification for the subject and level you are being hired to teach
  • Candidates holding valid and relevant New York State teacher certification preferred
  • 2 years of recent post-certification teaching experience
  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree, ideally a Bachelor or Masters of Education
  • Candidates must have experience of teaching in a US district school offering the Common Core State Standards (New York State experience preferred)
  • Fluent English speaker
  • Tax-free salary paid on a scale linked to teaching experience up to 13,000 AED per month
  • End of service gratuity
  • Free housing (furnished studio apartment with AC, electricity and water paid for)
  • Joining and departure economy class flights to/from Dubai to home of record for self
  • Annual flights from to home of record [Economy class] for self taken once during annual leave
  • UAE-wide medical insurance for self
  • 2,000 AED settling in allowance
  • 2 year renewable contract with automatic renewal
  • Visa processing costs (excluding document certification) for self
  • Excellent career and leadership prospects

Teach in Dubai! Ignite School, Dubai opens for student classes in August 2021. 

We offer a Pre-K 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. 

Join the Ignite School community in Dubai as a founding team member and you will have the unique opportunity to shape the school culture, develop practices and experience living in the UAE.

Interviews will be conducted through Skype/Google Meet.

This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job

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 2020/2021 we expanded our Middle School by adding Grade 7 and in 2021/22 we will be opening Grade 8 classes.  We project an enrollment of around 687 students for September 2021.  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 with either the traditional or Advanced Placement tracks.

When you join the Ignite School Community in Dubai and you will have the unique opportunity to shape school culture, develop and promote best teaching practices and experience living in the UAE.

This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job

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.

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UAE Dirham
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Hot desert climate
4,114 km²
This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job

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