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Middle School SEND Educator

Join the Ignite School community in Dubai and you will have the unique opportunity to shape the school culture, develop practices and experience living in the UAE.


  • Evaluate students’ skills to determine their needs and to develop teaching plans 
  • Adapt lessons to meet the needs of students 
  • Design Individualized Education Programs (IEPs) for each student 
  • Plan, organize, and assign activities that are specific to each student’s abilities 
  • Teach and mentor students as a class, in small groups, and one-on-one 
  • Execute IEPs, assess students’ performance and track their progress 
  • Renew IEPs throughout the school year to reflect students’ progress and goals 
  • Discuss student’s progress with parents, teachers, counselors, and administrators 
  • Oversee and mentor teacher assistants who work with students with disabilities 
  • Prepare and help students transition from grade to grade
Posted: January 2019
This is a Direct to School Job
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
August 2019
2 Years
Licensed Teacher
Middle School
USD 2830 - 3540

Job Benefits

  • Tax-free salary paid on a scale linked to teaching experience up to 13,000 AED per month
  • End of service gratuity
  • Joining and departure economy class flights to/from Dubai to home of record for self
  • Annual flights from to home of record [Economy class] for self taken once during annual leave
  • UAE medical insurance for self
  • 2,000 AED settling in allowance
  • 2 year renewable contract with automatic renewal
  • Visa processing costs (excluding document certification) for self
  • Excellent career and leadership prospects

Qualifications and Requirements

Teaching Credential/License
  • Valid teacher certification for the subject and level you are being hired to teach
  • Candidates holding valid and relevant New York State Teaching certification preferred
  • 2 years of recent professional work experience in Educaiton field as Psychology in US curriculum
  • Minimum of Bachelor’s degree, ideally a Bachelor or Masters of Psychology
  • Candidates must have experience of teaching in a US district school offering the Common Core State Standards (New York State experience preferred)
  • Native English speake