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Elementary Teachers

Teach abroad with ADEC! Teach Away is accepting applications for Elementary teaching positions with the Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC), Abu Dhabi’s public school system.


ADEC schools are located throughout the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. This includes the cosmopolitan island city of Abu Dhabi, the oasis “Garden City” of Al Ain, and the historical western Region, Al Dhafra.

Job Details

ADEC Elementary teaching jobs are for motivated and experienced educators who can assist with the country’s educational reform initiative. Through this initiative, the country aims to ready its youth at all levels, from primary to college, for international success. ADEC elementary teachers will teach English, Math, and Science within the English medium.

Additional Training

Teachers who are successfully placed with ADEC through Teach Away will receive a full scholarship for the University of Toronto TEFL Online 10-hour Teaching English to Arabic Speakers module, completely free!

Posted: September 2018
Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Al Dhafra, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
December 2018
3 Years
Licensed Teacher
USD 3500 - 5500

Job Benefits

  • Teaching Experience: Minimum 2 years of elementary teaching experience (all subjects)
  • Accommodation Type: Provided
  • Accommodation provided for teacher and dependents
  • Vacation: Mid-July to mid-August; all national holidays
  • Airport Pickup: Provided
  • Airfare Reimbursement: Full
  • Health Insurance: Provided
  • Furniture Allowance: Provided
  • Bonus: End of contract bonus (1 month salary per year)

Qualifications and Requirements

Teaching Credential/License

Able to attend an in-person interview in North America, the UK, Ireland, South Africa, Abu Dhabi, Australia, or New Zealand