Head of Chemistry & Chemistry Teacher - Senior School / IB

  • Repton School Dubai
  • Dubai

Head of Chemistry & Chemistry Teacher - Senior School / IB

Job advert

Repton School Dubai is seeking both an outstanding Teacher of Chemistry (IB/IGCSE) to commence in August 2019.  There is also a vacancy for the Head of Chemistry role. 


About Repton School Dubai

Repton Dubai is a prominent international school in the heart of Dubai and one of only a handful of schools in Dubai to boast an Outstanding rating from the Dubai Schools Inspection Board since 2014. One of the few genuinely international schools in the Gulf Region, Repton Dubai combines the reputation and academic rigour of the UK curriculum, from infants and junior school through to IGCSE level in Year 11, and then embraces the challenges and opportunities of the International Diploma or IB in the Sixth Form.

Set in the largest, most spectacular school campus in the Middle-East, and almost uniquely in Dubai offering a dynamic boarding experience in addition to day school, Repton pupils from ages 3-18 benefit from facilities, resources and a classroom and sporting experience that is the envy of their peers.

Our mission is to promote excellence in every area of a child's and student's life at school, within and outside the classroom.

Please click here to view the candidate pack for Repton School Dubai


About the Department

The Chemistry Department is a dynamic, friendly and supportive department who continues to deliver world-class examination results (99% A* - B IGCSE). Our achievements would not be possible without the continued kind support of administrative and technical staff here at Repton. The Chemistry laboratories are extensively resourced for all prescribed investigations from IGCSE – IB. If you are a passionate teacher who is ready to inspire the next generation of chemists, Repton is the School for you.


In Return We Offer


  1. Basic pay between 11000 - 18000 (AED) monthly based on completed years of experience 
  2. Generious HoD allowance
  3. Generous leave entitlements and annual flight allowance
  4. Accommodation provided in popular residential areas
  5. World class medical & healthcare benefits
  6. Tuition fee remission in Foremarke or Repton School for candidates with dependents


Qualification requirements:

Please note, the requirements below are not aspirational. We cannot obtain a license from the local regulator for candidates not meeting the qualifications criteria. We require:

  1. Qualified Teacher Status; and
  2. EITHER - Bachelors of Education with PGCE or Masters and relevant experience teaching this subject specialism;
  3. OR - Bachelors in subject relevant to teaching specialism plus PGCE /  Masters in Education.


Experience requirements:

  1. Have experience teaching at Key Stage 4 & 5 in a school with an outstanding track record 
  2. Have minimum 2 years post qualification experience
  3. Have experience teaching in a UK setting or reknowned British Curriculum / IB international school
  4. Be at least 25 years old
  5. For HoD candidates, experience leading a high performing IB Chemistry department is required