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Lower Primary Homeroom Teacher

North American International School
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
US 4000 - 4750 a month
Salary is all-inclusive and, as such, accommodation is included in overall salary offer.
Salary is all-inclusive and, as such, airfare is included in overall salary offer.
Start date
2 years
  • Elementary
  • University Graduate, Licensed Teacher
  • Bachelor
  • 2 years of teaching experience
  • Education
  • Teaching Credential/License

Additional School Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in elementary education or a related discipline. 
  • Experience in teaching in a generalist, homeroom classroom environment.
  • Experience with literacy instruction at the primary level.
  • Relevant teaching certificate or license. 
  • A completed apprenticeship or teaching experience. 
  • Practical experience with MS Office, Google Classroom, and other software. 
  • Dedication, patience, and the ability to remain flexible in various situations. 
  • The ability to answer sensitive questions and create an environment where everyone’s opinions are respected. 
  • A passion for education and a commitment to continuing education. 
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills. 
  • Tax-Free Salary
  • Small Class Sizes
  • Full Medical Insurance Provided for the Employee
  • Tuition Discount for One Dependent
  • Company Sponsored Visa
  • Relocation Assistance

North American International School is searching for a capable and trustworthy primary homeroom teacher to join our team of educators. Employee responsibilities include, but are not limited to, developing engaging, differentiated lesson plans and curricula, based on California State Standards and NGSS, collaborating with teachers, providing timely and meaningful feedback on student assessments, and addressing student performance issues. Potential candidates should be able to teach students from varied cultural backgrounds and be able to create lessons that adapt to various levels of learning within the classroom. 

Primary Homeroom Teacher Responsibilities:

  • Primary Teaching Responsibility: As a homeroom teacher, this candidate would teach Math, Science, English, and Social Studies in a small classroom (18-20 students) and manage one classroom assistant.
  • Designing, developing, and delivering quality lesson plans and curricula that adhere to national and school guidelines. 
  • Analyzing MAP data to adapt students’ results to their learning to increase students’ MAP scores. 
  • Drawing up suitable assessments and delivering helpful feedback to students, parents, and other teachers. 
  • Establishing classroom environments and activities that ensure all students achieve the standards-based objectives 
  • Providing extra resources, support, and interventions for students who are struggling to attain the standards presented. 
  • Assessing students and providing feedback that offers a roadmap toward improvement, updating records, and handling various administrative tasks. 
  • Creating an inquiry-based learning environment. 
  • Participating in other school activities and regularly communicating with parents. 
This is a Direct to School Job
This is a Direct to School Job

North American International School was established in 2007 and is now flourishing with students of around 56 different nationalities. Our aim at NAIS is to provide education as a process that leads to the attainment of the full potential of each individual studying here. We are a small school with 750 students from KG to Grade 12 and follow the US Common Core curriculum, specifically the curriculum of the state of California.

NAIS has gone through a significant transformation over the last four years in our efforts to become the best school possible.  Our efforts have been wildly successful.  In the past four years, we have raised our Dubai School Inspection Bureau rating from ACCEPTABLE to GOOD, were given the highest rating of DEVELOPED for our online education provisions, and have achieved our second American accreditation from the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

The school provides an enriching experience to all learners regardless of their year groups or ethnicity. Each phase or level of education is a unique experience for the students. At North American International School, student approach their studies holistically in an environment where they are given numerous opportunities to learn by planning, organizing, deciding, questioning, reasoning, analyzing, team-building, and communicating.

The school advocates a dire need to develop the young generation as technologically competent, globally aware, socially responsible, and most importantly morally accountable citizens of tomorrow. Our focus is to provide a learning experience to the students to make them self-motivated, independent, confident, and valuable members of society.

The school’s mission, vision, and core values are maintained and moving constantly in pursuit of excellence. It could not have been possible without the hard work and cooperation of the NAIS family and the strong support from parents. North American International School creates a strong partnership between students, parents, teachers, and administrators to ensure the success of our students.

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.

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