GEMS American Academy - Abu Dhabi

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GEMS American Academy - Abu Dhabi

GEMS American Academy is a diverse and caring international learning community offering a rigorous, relevant and holistic education. We develop global citizens who have the confidence and conviction to pursue their dreams and impact the world.

At GEMS American Academy (GAA) we provide each student with a holistic, inquiry based, engaging program of studies. We prepare each student to be an internationally minded citizen who takes action to contribute positively to their community and the world.

Our program brings together the best curricula in the world incorporating International Baccalaureate (IB) Scope and Sequence, Project AERO (American Education Reaches Out/Common Core), National Arts Standards, and the UAE Ministry of Education.

We are proud to be an IB World School offering the Primary Years Programme and Diploma Programme accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC); guided by the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK).

  • About the School
  • Working with Us
  • Benefits
  • Vacancies
2011
Private
Profit
GEMS Education
0.00
Day
Co-Educational
None
Council of International Schools (CIS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)
IB PYP
IB DP

Contact Information
Contact Details
+97125574880
+97125574990
Campus Address
GEMS American Academy Abu Dhabi
16th Street
United Arab Emirates
Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi
Madinat Khalifa A
145161

Media Links
Education Information
IB DP
IB PYP
United States of America
English
Arabic
Kindergarten
12

Tuition Fees
13914.0
19387.0

Teacher Information
161
23
77
15

Student Information
2062
0
408
817
382
455
0
47
53
83
Teaching Information
185
August
Yes
No
No
No

Job Types and Salaries
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Visa Requirements
Maximum Age
60
Years Experience
Minimum 2 years teaching experience
Minimum Qualification Level
Bachelor in Education
School Benefits
Number of Contract Days
Dependent upon the Abu Dhabi Education Council Calendar
Starting Salary Range
$33,564-$47,396usd
Taxes
Tax Free
Savings Potential
Depends on lifestyle.
Accommodation
Depends on number of dependents.
Flights/Transport
Annual round trip to home of record.
Furniture
Furnished housing provided.
Moving Allowance
$1000usd at start and end of contract.
Dependent Opportunities
Tuition covered for one dependent per teacher.
Medical
Provided.
Dental
Depends on Nationality.

High School Learning Support

A High School Learning Support position using an AERO/Common Core with curriculum development. Standards-based reporting and grading. Good communication and collaboration skills required. Need to have 2+ years experience with appropriate degree (UAE regulations).
Starting: 8 Aug 2021
Apply By: 1 Apr 2021
Closes In: 27 days

High School Humanities

A High School English/Social studies position using Common Core standards with curriculum development. Standards-based reporting and grading. Good communication and collaboration skills required. Need to have 2+ years experience with appropriate degree (UAE regulations).
Starting: 1 Aug 2021
Apply By: 1 Apr 2021
Closes In: 27 days

Middle School EAL/ESL/ELL

A Middle School ELL/EAL/BML position using an AERO/Common Core with curriculum development. Standards-based reporting and grading. Good communication and collaboration skills required. Need to have 2+ years experience with appropriate degree (UAE regulations).
Starting: 1 Aug 2021
Apply By: 1 Apr 2021
Closes In: 27 days

Middle School Visual Arts

A Middle School Visual Arts position using National Arts Standards with curriculum development. Standards-based reporting and grading. Good communication and collaboration skills required. Need to have 2+ years experience with appropriate degree (UAE regulations).
Starting: 15 Aug 2021
Apply By: 31 Mar 2021
Closes In: 26 days

Secondary Performing Arts- Music Teacher

A Secondary Performing Arts- Music position using National Arts Standards with curriculum development. Standards-based reporting and grading. Good communication and collaboration skills required.
Need to have 2+ years experience with appropriate degree (UAE regulations).
Starting: 15 Aug 2021
Apply By: 31 Mar 2021
Closes In: 26 days

Lower Elementary Homeroom PYP Teacher

Seeking Grade One, Two and Three homeroom teachers of core subjects in a PYP classroom setting. Successful candidates will demonstrate a passion for collaboratively planning inquiry-based teaching and learning and understand how to meet the needs of individual students in a diverse classroom. If you have a growth mindset and are excited to be a part of a community of lifelong learners, we would love to hear from you.
Starting: 1 Aug 2021
Apply By: 31 Mar 2021
Closes In: 26 days

Upper Elementary Homeroom PYP Teacher

Seeking Grade Four and Five homeroom teachers of core subjects in a PYP classroom setting. Successful candidates will demonstrate a passion for collaboratively planning inquiry-based teaching and learning and understand how to meet the needs of individual students in a diverse classroom. If you have a growth mindset and are excited to be a part of a community of lifelong learners, we would love to hear from you.
Starting: 1 Aug 2021
Apply By: 31 Mar 2021
Closes In: 26 days

KG Homeroom PYP Teacher

Seeking KG1 and KG2 homeroom teachers of core subjects in a PYP classroom setting. Successful candidates will demonstrate a passion for collaboratively planning inquiry-based teaching and learning and understand how to meet the needs of individual students in a diverse classroom. If you have a growth mindset and are excited to be a part of a community of lifelong learners, we would love to hear from you.
Starting: 31 Jul 2021
Apply By: 31 Mar 2021
Closes In: 26 days