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English Lead Teacher

Al Ittihad Private School - Al Mamzar
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
One ticket to home country
Start date
Start April 2024
2 years
  • University
  • Licensed Teacher, College/University Faculty
  • Bachelor
  • 5 years of teaching experience
  • English Language & Literature
  • TESL/TEFL Certificate
    Other Certification
  • TEFL certification required


  • Bachelor’s degree (with an MA preferred) with a valid teaching certificate/license in content area and/or related field.
  • A minimum of five years, of current, full-time related teaching experience.
  • Teaching experience in an American curriculum school is preferred.
  • IELTS or TOEFL for non-native teachers (6.5 for subjects taught in English & 7.5 for English subjects).
  • Experience with current best practices, current teaching materials, and current instructional strategies as well as recent professional growth activities.
  • Demonstrated leadership with experience in curriculum development and co-curricular programs
  • One ticket to home country
  • Accommodation provided

Position Summary:

The Lead teacher will pledge his/her commitment to help the School achieve its mission, goals, and vision; value community; and bring a spirit of enthusiasm, energy, and willingness to take thoughtful initiative in a collaborative setting. The Lead Teacher is responsible for making clear and effective decisions about planning, implementing, and evaluating the curriculum including assessments, and extra-curricular activities; leading and managing teaching and non-teaching staff; and organizing department resources. Lead Teachers have overall responsibility for the standard of students’ work, outcomes, and behavior in the department. Lead Teachers are expected to teach 12 periods per week.


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

Arabian Education Development– Al Ittihad Schools is a well-known and reputable educational provider in the United Arab Emirates, UAE. It operates five different campuses (Al Mamzar, Jumeira, Khalifa City A, Shakhbout, and Al Ain). The schools are equipped with state-of-art facilities and offer an American curriculum that promotes a learning culture where students are committed to academic achievement, social and personal development, and global citizenship. The educational environment continues to empower students to meet future challenges and positively impact their communities.

Al Ittihad Private School Al Mamzar (IPSM) is an American Curriculum school, underpinned by Emirati Culture, Character, and Philosophy. IPSM is unique! We work towards preserving the local culture and heritage and instilling core Islamic values in our learners. Whilst keeping our religious values intact, we prepare our students to meet the needs and challenges of the modern world with high competency, confidence, and competitive skills.

Al Ittihad is a fully inclusive learning community and we firmly believe that every member of our community has a distinctive voice, purpose, and gift. The concept of tolerance is embedded in our daily lives as we live our Islamic religion within the context of all that we do. Hence, we have developed special bonds with all of our families, and they understand our uniqueness and see our school as an extension of family life.


Why Choose IPS-M

IPS Mamzar’s mission is to promote a learning culture where students are committed to academic achievement, social and personal development, and global citizenship, which empowers them to meet future challenges and positively impact their communities. IPS Mamzar seeks talented, dynamic, flexible, and committed staff that support this philosophy.

We are a dynamic and vibrant learning community, which ultimately strives to maintain a “Family” environment in all aspects of school life. IPS provides a highly stimulating work environment and seeks to recruit and retain dynamic and inspirational teaching and non-teaching staff that share in our vision and commitment.

At IPS, we aim to ensure that all students become lifelong learners and global citizens while preserving their national identity. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and we select staff that understands and shares this commitment.

We welcome your applications if you are interested in being part of our team and playing an important role in developing the knowledge, skills, understanding, and attitudes of our future generation.


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