Computer Science Teacher - Senior School- January start

  • Repton School Dubai
  • Dubai

Computer Science Teacher - Senior School- January start

Job advert

Repton School in Dubai has been consistently rated as ‘Outstanding’ by the Dubai education authority (KHDA) placing us in the top 1% of schools in the country. We have close links to our sister school, Repton UK in Derbyshire which allows our students to benefit from an international education based on the British independent system. 

 

Repton has state-of-the-art facilities and is situated on a spectacular campus of 1.3million sq. ft, making it the largest school in the region. There are currently around 1800 students attending the school from the age of 3 to 18. In addition, 50 weekly and full-time boarding students are supported by a dedicated team of house staff, making Repton a world-class educational community in every sense.

 

The Design and Computing department at Repton Dubai consistently achieves outstanding results at both IGCSE and IB. We are seeking to appoint a teacher of computer science, with the opportunity of leading the subject at key stage 4 and 5. The department has four dedicated computer suites, with a mixture of both subject-based hardware, software and a full-time technician.

 

Providing our motivated students with engaging lessons is paramount, as are excellent communication and social skills for helping out within all areas of school life at Repton. A desire to promote media skills is key to help drive extra-curricular activities, such as The Repton News initiative.

 

Cross-curricular collaboration is an essential part of Computer Science at Repton, proficiency in this area is a must. As is the desire to challenge students to excel through in school, local, national and international competitions.

 

The successful applicant will join a school where Computer Science is compulsory for Key Stage 3, an IGCSE option at Key Stage 4 and at Key Stage 5 students follow the I.B programme. 

Requirements

Candidates should possess:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in the specialist subject that you teach and qualified teacher status (QTS)
  • Minimum of two years full time, post-qualification teaching experience in the UK National Curriculum and be a minimum of 25 years old
  • Exceptional communication skills and cultural sensitivity
  • Ability to innovate, excite and inspire children and colleagues
  • Willingness to embrace new methods of teaching, particularly using Apple technology as we move towards Apple Distinguished School Status. 

 

What we offer

  • An exceptional employment package, starting from GBP2500/month (tax-free)
  • Professional development opportunities, where many of our staff secure promoted posts within our group of schools.
  • High-quality private healthcare coverage
  • Annual flight tickets allowance
  • Spacious accommodation 

We particularly welcome applications from candidates looking to either continue or begin a boarding school career.