Head of Department - English

Job description

REED Middle East is looking for an experienced Head of Department - English to join our established British client school in Dubai for January 2024 Start

The successful candidate would have a significant opportunity for career progression for those who seek advancement, along with opportunities for professional development through our partnerships with Apple and through our Middle Leaders and Senior Leaders Programs.

Successful candidates will:

A certified teaching qualification, at degree level such as B.Ed, PGCE, PGDE or equivalent specializing in English. Open University or online degrees are not acceptable.
At least 6 years of solid and demonstrable experience in teaching Secondary School in a British curriculum school
Experience in a similar role
UAE British School teaching experience
The desire to provide outstanding teaching and learning.
Aspiration to work in a world class school with real prospects for enhancing their career.
Excellent IT and interpersonal communication skills to work closely with students and parents.
A creative and enthusiastic approach both in and out of the classroom

In return we offer:

A generous tax-free salary commensurate with experience
Leave entitlements. 
Annual flight ticket, accommodation provided in modern apartments in popular residential areas, and world class medical and healthcare benefits (subject to status)
Full tuition fee remission for candidates with dependents.

REED is also committed to safety, with quality and compliance at the core of our culture. We follow the highest standards of safeguarding, and our entire safeguarding process adheres to 'Safer recruitment in Education’ and 'keeping children safe in Education’.

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