HS ICT AP Computer Science Teacher - GEMS Education - Dubai

About the School

GEMS Bradenton Prep Academy (BPA) is an engaging international community, grounded in a culture of kindness, respect and leadership that empowers students to embrace diversity, act ethically, and lead responsibly.  BPA offers the American curriculum with a broad Advanced Placement program, leading to an American high school diploma.. Complementing a rigorous academic curriculum, the numerous BPA Panther athletic teams compete interscholastically in elementary, middle and high school divisions. Students also enjoy rich after school activities such as Model UN, musical theatre, robotics, scuba diving, and Week Without Walls service learning trips throughout the world.  BPA is rated GOOD by KHDA/DSIB inspection in 2017.http://www.bradentonprepdubai.com/ 

About the Role

We are looking to appoint an outstanding HS ICT/AP Computer Science Teacher to GBPA who encourages children to be independent learners that will meet the needs of a fast paced and changing world. We want our students to have a strong set of problem solving strategies, the ability to think critically as well as the have the knowledge and skills to apply to new and unfamiliar tasks (be a risk taker). We expect that students will continue to inquire/question throughout their lives and have a strong sense of fairness towards all people. As a result of their learning, we want students to take socially responsible action that has an impact on themselves, their friends, the school, their community, and someday in the near future, the world in which they live.

The responsibility we hold you accountable as a Teacher is to ensure that all aspects of the school program and best teaching practices are translated into daily classroom practice -- and that every day students assigned to you feel they are valued human beings. Strive to be positively memorable.

Posted: December 2017
This is a Direct to School Job
Dubai , United Arab Emirates
March 2018
2 Years
Licensed Teacher
Gr. 9, Gr. 10, Gr. 11, Gr. 12

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
1 Year
  • Experience teaching AP computer science (preferred)
  • US certified teaching credentials (preferred)
  • Experience in American Education (preferred)

The successful applicant will need to be able to join in January 2018.

They will need to have a proven track record of having significant impact in their current post.  The successful candidate be enthusiastic and determined to support the school in continuing its improvement and growth.