Elementary Teacher - GEMS Education - Abu Dhabi


GEMS American Academy is a diverse international K-12 American/IB School offering both the Primary Years Programme and Diploma Programme with 2,000 students in attendance, comprised of 90 nationalities speaking 40 languages and a faculty of 178. Established in 2011 and accredited by CIS and NEASC, GAA is the flagship American curriculum school for GEMS in Abu Dhabi and sister school to Dubai American Academy. Ranked as a “Band A” school by local authorities in rigorous annual inspections, GEMS American Academy- Abu Dhabi offers an outstanding college preparatory educational program in the English language in a state-of-the-art facility in Khalifa City.   (www.gemsaa.abudhabi.com)


We are recruiting an experienced Elementary Teacher to join our team.

Applicants must have solid and demonstrable teaching experience at Elementary level as well as a background teaching the American Curriculum. 

You must be a fully qualified teacher and should have at least 1 year post qualification experience. This is an September 2018 post at one of our Abu Dhabi schools.

We are looking for outstanding teachers who are excited to join our world class schools and are driven to provide education at an exceptional level. GEMS teachers enjoy an outstanding school environment in which to deliver a dynamic and creative curriculum to motivated students. 


If you meet these criteria, are enthusiastic about teaching and learning and have the drive and passion to get the most from our students then we would welcome your application.

Please ensure you have uploaded an up-to-date CV, formal letter of application and recent photograph. 

Posted: December 2017
This is a Direct to School Job
Abu Dhabi , United Arab Emirates
September 2018
2 Years
Licensed Teacher
Gr. 1, Gr. 2, Gr. 3, Gr. 4, Gr. 5

Job Benefits

All positions attract an excellent remuneration package including:

  • Competitive tax free salary
  • Individual fully furnished accommodation
  • Free schooling
  • Private medical insurance
  • Annual airfares to country of residence
  • End of Service Gratuity

Qualifications & Requirements

Teaching Credential/License