The School in Dubai is a leading day and boarding school where future generations are inspired to become confident and enthusiastic life-long learners, ready to embrace the opportunities of a global world. Our school follows the full continuum International Baccalaureate (IB) programme in English with additional languages or in two bilingual English-French and English- German streams. The School is an IB Continuum World School authorised to offer and teach the IB Primary Years Programme (PYP), IB Middle Years Programme (MYP) and IB Diploma Programme (DP). Our unique curriculum offers an engaging learning experience, the challenge of developing a real understanding of cultural diversity and the support of a thriving international community. Our large eco-friendly campus ensures that we can offer a wide range of sporting facilities that make the most of our location adjacent to Dubai Creek.
Job title Early Years Teacher – German native speaker Department Early Years- Pre Kg
Start date Immediate Location Dubai, UAE
Reports to Head of Early Years Position(s) Supervised Teaching Assistant and/or Classroom Assistant
Job Scope The role of the Early Years Teacher is to build and maintain a successful Early Years within the school by providing an educational atmosphere conductive to learning and developing through the process of inquiry. All lessons are to be delivered in the French language.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
  • Design, prepare and deliver high quality lessons in the German language to suit the individual needs of all students
  • Inspire mixed culture and ability classes, by creating challenging and engaging learning opportunities for all students
  • Assess and monitor student progress and provide targets so that all learners can see success and improve
  • Collaborate with other teachers to share new ideas, approaches and professional knowledge
  • Communicate accurately and regularly with parents
  • Liaise with the Head of Early Years and PYP Coordinator to ensure effective delivery of the curriculum to specified classes, including selecting resources and managing them efficiently in the classroom
  • Contribute to the extra-curricular activities programme and participate in school activities such as assemblies, evening events, conferences
  • Maintain constant awareness of the needs of any children to whom French  is another language
Key Relationships
Internal Students, Teaching Assistants, Classroom Assistants, Teachers, Grade Coordinators, Subject Coordinators, PYP Coordinator, Head of Early Years, Deputy Head of Early Years
External Parents, KHDA, IB
Position Requirements
Education Bachelor in Education; Professional Teaching qualification; IELTS or equivalent
  • Native German speaker
  • Proficiency in a second language such as English, French and/or Arabic preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years of teaching experience in Early Years Programme
  • Previous international experience highly valued
  • Curriculum development knowledge