Vacancy for Teacher of Geography in Dubai College


Deadline: 23 February 2020


Due to the growing popularity of the subject, Dubai College is seeking to appoint an additional lively, enthusiastic and highly committed Teacher of Geography to engage
our very able students through creative planning, inspiring teaching and excellent subject knowledge. As a teacher at Dubai College you will be expected to monitor,
assess and evaluate the learning which is taking place and then report the findings to students and parents and adapt your teaching accordingly. You will also take
responsibility for your own professional development and actively seek out opportunities in order to contribute to your own professional growth with support from the College. Finally you will also recognise that your role extends far beyond the classroom: you will be expected to be a form tutor to an assigned group of students, contribute to the school’s PSHE programme through Positive Education Days, tutor time and class assemblies, as well as lead at least one extra-curricular activity per week and participate in one whole-school event in an evening or on a weekend at least once per term.


  • have a good honours degree in Geography and a PGCE qualification
  •  have Qualified Teacher Status and a minimum of two-years teaching experience post qualification
  •  have experience of teaching A Level and GCSE Geography
  •  have experience teaching in a British curriculum school, preferably coeducational
  •  be up to date with current changes in the curriculum and be prepared to implement those

In addition the successful candidate will:

  • have an outstanding knowledge and understanding of Geography
  •  be able to teach the subject in Key Stages 3 to 5 and be able to stretch all our students, who would beconsidered among the most able internationally
  •  be able to demonstrate excellent classroom practice using a wide range of teaching and learning strategies
  •  be an enthusiastic, creative and innovative teacher with a genuine love of the subject, who can motivate and inspire students
  • be fully aware of Assessment for Learning and include AFL as an integral part of classroom practice
  •  be able to work as a member of a team and be able to contribute to the further development of the department
  •  be committed to their own professional development, in particular the integration of digital skills as a tool for teaching and learning
  •  be willing to be fully involved in the College’s extracurricular programme where applicable


Applications should be sent by email to headassist@ using the application form available on our website. The deadline for applications is Sunday
23rd February with interviews planned for Sunday 1st to Wednesday 4th March 2020

Application form is HERE

For more information: WEBSITE