Position: Head of English - Fujairah - August 2021 Start Date: August 2021Curriculum: National Curriculum for England and WalesLocation: UAEExperience: 3+ yearsSalary: up to 16,500 AED depending on experienceSponsorship: Single applicants or married teaching couplesContract: 2 yearsThis private non for profit school has an excellent reputation among the local Emirati's and expatriate families living just an hour from Dubai. Their objective is to provide a stimulating atmosphere for students' academic and personal growth. Both staff and students work together to enhance the community based spirit and teachers are encouraged to immerse themselves into both school life and extracurricular activities. A British education is offered in a bilingual setting from Early Years to A Level to approximately 650 students comprising of 80% UAE / Middle East, 20% from western and Asian countries.This is a post for a enthusiastic Head of Department who has a passion for their subject and is prepared to deliver it in an innovative way. An interest in drama would be an added advantage. The department is dedicated to high standards and has been most successful in recent years. We currently offer IGCSE English in Year 10 & 11 and English Literature IGCSE to some students in Year 10 & 11. Candidates wishing to apply will ideally have 2 years solid experience within a UK curriculum school (5 years for Head of Department). The applicant Should to have a degree in English with a PGCE or a B.Ed Hons with English as their main subject. Recent experience of the UK examination system is a necessity.Other attributes include:Enjoys good relations with parents, staff and students. Contribute to the team ethic.Recent experience of teaching school studentsExperience of students for whom English is a second languageHave a positive approach to student learningBe able to adapt teaching styles to accommodate variety in learning strategiesHave undergone continuing professional development in the last three yearsA willingness to contribute to the extracurricular life of the schoolBe willing to assist with the continued development of the schoolBe prepared to follow the policies of the schoolHave very good ICT skills and use these in the context of their teachingBe a self- starter with an enthusiastic and dynamic approachA comprehensive employment package is provided including a tax free salary, flights, medical, housing and a school placement for one dependent per employed teacher. Professional development is offered and encouraged for teaching staff.Salary is tax free and is dependent upon experience and qualifications (Up to 16,500 AED). . Single furnished accommodationReasonable utility bills are paid along with local medical insurance. Annual flights and a AED1000 settling in allowance complete the employment package.