Maternity Cover Teacher – Social studies English | Universal American School | Dubai

Location: UAE

Company: Al Futtaim Private Company LLC

No two days are the same at Al-Futtaim, no matter what role you have. Our work is driven by the desire to make a difference and to have a meaningful impact with the goal of enriching everyday lives. Take our engaging and supportive work environment and couple it with a company culture that recognises and rewards quality performance, and what do you get? The chance to push the limits every single day.

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Maternity Cover Teacher – Social studies English  | Universal American School | Dubai

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About the role

Actively engage the students in the American curriculum, using balanced teaching tools and foster a positive environment of learning & growth

IB Or AP Experience is preferred

Key Responsibilities

Support the Schools mission, vision and values by embodying and planning towards the 7 domains of UAS teacher profile

Plan collaboratively for student learning using a range and balance of teaching strategies and tools from the American curriculum

Prepare and deliver lessons to a range of classes of different ages and abilities

Observe and evaluate student’s performance on a daily/weekly and timely basis and action as necessary

Ensure calm and sensible behaviour is observed always through the application of fair and consistent discipline

Use student data in planning for Teaching & Learning

Meet with Parents /guardians to discuss the student progress feedback and improvement plans

Maintain accurate, complete and timely student records as required by the law, local policies and administrative regulations

Participate professionally in staff, group or other meetings related to the school curriculum or pastoral care arrangements

Advise and co-operate with the SLT and other teachers in the preparation and development of courses of study, teaching materials, teaching programmes, methods of teaching, assessment and pastoral care arrangements

Provide guidance to students on educational and social matters

Develop familiarity and awareness of all school policies and procedures listed in the Staff Handbook

Keep up to date with developments in their subject area, new resources, methods and curriculum objectives

Prepare pupils for qualifications and external examinations

About the person

Bachelor’s degree (BA or B.Ed. in teaching or PGCE-Post Graduate certificate in education) in education/specific content area

Minimum of two years of teaching experience in an American curriculum school

IB Or AP Experience is preferred

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