About the job
About The Role
We are looking for an outstanding Art Teacher to join our team at GEMS Legacy School, Dubai.
Teaching at GEMS is not just a job, its a career. Our teachers enjoy free access to leading CPD programs and have the opportunity to grow with the company on a global scale. With most of our leaders coming from within the GEMS network of schools, GEMS teachers are in a unique position to consider career opportunities across the world as we expand into more and more countries.
As well as being a great place to work; Dubai is a vibrant, cosmopolitan, rapidly expanding city where the sun shines all year round. Teachers in Dubai enjoy an exciting lifestyle, with opportunities for new and exciting leisure activities and travel across the region and further afield!
The successful candidate will have:
A B.Ed or subject-related degree -BA fine Arts preferred.
Proven experience in teaching Art at the primary level.
The ability to share your outstanding practice
A creative and enthusiastic approach both in and out of the classroom
Excellent IT and interpersonal communication skills to work closely with students and parents
About Your Benefits
Trusted for over 60 years and now a third generation education family, GEMS Education began in a single school room in Dubai. Today, we have the privilege of educating over 170,000 students from over 176 countries through GEMS owned and managed schools globally; over 270,000 students access resources through our services division.
About The School
A Legacy of Leadership, Resilience and Sustainability.
The GEMS Legacy School is born of the belief that what we do for ourselves fades away but what we do for others will remain as our legacy. The school aims to develop leaders who will change the world through their thoughts and actions. The lives we touch will carry the impression of our fingerprints into the future. That is the legacy of leadership we wish to leave behind.
Our vision, values and mission align itself with the shifts in the global economy, society and environment. The GEMS Legacy School prepares students to become leaders and helps students build the skills and competencies for success and leadership in the emerging creative economy. We aim to orient our students academic experiences to become critically engaged citizens dedicated to solving problems and contributing to the public good.
The GEMS Legacy School will innovate to address shifts in the global economy, society and environment that require individuals to grapple with complex problems, pursue more fluid and flexible career pathways and collaboratively create change. We desire to change the status quo through creativity and innovation both in what and how we teach and in the intellectual ambitions of the school itself.
We invest in the growth of both new and veteran teachers, helping them create rigorous and stimulating learning environments where students love to learn and teachers love to teach. We offer a comprehensive suite of professional development, coaching, and online tools to improve curriculum design, instruction, school culture, leadership, and assessment practices. Teachers engage in 120 hours of professional development in a year through the E3 Professional Development Program. Action Researches and Case Studies help teacher deepen their pedagogy and give them greater insights into how children learn at all levels.
About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application.
To complete the application you would need the following document(s):
In line with the UAE’s Emiratisation goals, GEMS welcomes and encourages applications from UAE nationals to join our fast-growing team.
Important Note : GEMS Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of its students. Applicants will be required to submit a current police criminal clearance check or equivalent from their home country or current country of residence prior to appointment.