The American School of Dubai

The American School of Dubai

ASD is located in a residential area within Dubai, the global business and cultural hub of the United Arab Emirates. The campus is a 23-acre, million square foot, wireless, state-of-the-art facility, including spaces designed to promote phenomenal learning experiences for approximately 1900 students, representing over 70 nationalities.

Learning is at the heart of the ASD experience. To support the rich and dynamic relationship between teacher and student, ASD provides guidance and support to faculty by fostering an environment of collaborative professional practice. ASD is committed to student-centered approaches to learning, assessment and instruction, in accordance with the ASD Learning Principles, valuing inquiry, creativity, collaboration, and collegiality.


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1966
Private
Not for Profit
Board of Trustees
23.00
Day
Co-Educational
None
Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSACS)

Contact Information
Campus Address
Al Barsha 1, Hessa St. 1st Al Khail, Opp Saudi German Hospital
United Arab Emirates
Dubai
Dubai
0000
Al Barsha Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Contact Details
+9714395005
(+971 4) 395-0008

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Education Information
Advanced Placement
Common Core
United States of America
English
Kindergarten
12

Tuition Fees
16138.0
25557.0

Teacher Information
200
0
100
21

Student Information
1840
0
186
606
435
613
0
3
97
76
Teaching Information
186
Not Set
Yes
No
No
Yes

Job Types and Salaries
Teacher
39200.00
68934.00

Visa Requirements
Other
Your ability to obtain a UAE residence visa may be impaired if you currently suffering from or have previously suffered from TB, Hep B/C or HIV/AIDS. The UAE will not issue an employment/residence visa to an unmarried woman who is or becomes pregnant.
School Benefits
Starting Salary Range
The starting base salary range is $39,200 - $52,538 dependent on years of full-time experience and degrees earned. Salaries are paid in twelve equal installments.
Taxes
The UAE introduced a 5% Value Added Taxes(VAT) in January, 2018 on some goods and services. Income is not taxed in the UAE.
Savings Potential
The savings potential is directly impacted by individual lifestyles and preferences. In general, employees can save 25 - 30% of base salary annually comfortably. More can be saved, depending on lifestyle.
Accommodation
Overseas hire faculty members are assigned to a housing unit appropriate for their family size, in accordance with current policies. Faculty housing units are unfurnished and come air conditioned, include major appliances (fridge, stove, washer and dryer).
Retirement
ASD contributes an amount of 10% of base salary into a faculty member's retirement fund (opened through one of two school approved providers). All retirement fund contributions and gains are accessible in full to the faculty member upon departure from ASD.
Bonus
Overseas hire faculty members are eligible to receive an Overseas Differential - an amount equal to 20% of base salary. This represents an acknowledgement of the commitment the employee is making when relocating to an overseas post of responsibility.
Flights/Transport
One way transportation to Dubai is provided to overseas hire faculty members upon initial employment. Transportation expenses for annual home leave to the home of record is provided to overseas hire faculty members beginning the first year of service.
Utilities
ASD covers the cost of basic utilities for overseas hire faculty members to include water, gas and electricity - within usual and customary usage limits in accordance with existing policies.
Furniture
A Settling in Allowance of between $8,170 and $10,893 is provided to overseas hire faculty depending on family size. The amount is paid in Dirhams upon arrival to Dubai to support expenses associated with moving to Dubai and furnishing their home.
Moving Allowance
A shipping allowance amount is provided to the overseas hire faculty member based on the following net weight (airfreight) from home of record to Dubai: faculty member ( 800 pounds), accompanying dependent (200 pounds each, up to two dependents). A settling-in cash allowance is provided upon arrival ranging from $8,170 - $10,893 in local currency equivalency. The amount is dependent upon the size of the faculty member's family size.
Dependent Opportunities
A faculty member may receive a waiver on tuition and fees for up to two dependents, provided that this benefit is not offered through another institution or agency. ASD offers a Travel Assistance Program for dependent children (maximum 23 years of age) enrolled as full-time students in undergraduate university program of study. The benefit is limited to one economy return ticket, to a maximum of four air tickets per child.
Medical
A comprehensive medical insurance plan is offered at no cost to the employee for coverage within the UAE. Additionally, a worldwide plan (supplement) is provided which includes coverage in the USA and Canada, for which the school covers 80% of the premium. All plans (UAE and worldwide) include a vision and dental benefit.
Disability
ASD provides long term disability coverage for all full-time faculty.
Other
Faculty members are automatically enrolled in a life insurance policy with a benefit equivalent to twice their base salary.

Upper Elementary Classroom Teacher

The American School of Dubai (ASD) seeks to hire exceptional educators who are deeply committed to preparing students to be lifelong learners in a dynamic teaching environment.

The full job description is attached to this posting. Please apply directly online through this recruitment platform.

The closing date for this position is 9 February 2020, although earlier applications are strongly encouraged; the school may begin the selection process and appoint an outstanding candidate ahead of this deadline.

Background checks will be conducted on ALL successful candidates as a condition of employment.
Starting: 1 Aug 2020
Apply By: 9 Feb 2020
Closes In: 117 days

Lower Elementary Classroom Teacher

The American School of Dubai (ASD) seeks to hire exceptional educators who are deeply committed to preparing students to be lifelong learners in a dynamic teaching environment.

The full job description is attached to this posting. Please apply directly online through this recruitment platform.

The closing date for this position is 9 February 2020, although earlier applications are strongly encouraged; the school may begin the selection process and appoint an outstanding candidate ahead of this deadline.

Background checks will be conducted on ALL successful candidates as a condition of employment.
Starting: 1 Aug 2020
Apply By: 9 Feb 2020
Closes In: 117 days

High School AP Physics Teacher

The American School of Dubai (ASD) seeks to hire exceptional educators who are deeply committed to preparing students to be lifelong learners in a dynamic teaching environment.

The full job description is attached to this posting. Please apply directly online through this recruitment platform.

The closing date for this position is 9 February 2020, although earlier applications are strongly encouraged; the school may begin the selection process and appoint an outstanding candidate ahead of this deadline.

Background checks will be conducted on ALL successful candidates as a condition of employment.
Starting: 1 Aug 2020
Apply By: 9 Feb 2020
Closes In: 117 days

Elementary Learning Support Teacher

The American School of Dubai (ASD) seeks to hire exceptional educators who are deeply committed to preparing students to be lifelong learners in a dynamic teaching environment.

The full job description is attached to this posting. Please apply directly online through this recruitment platform.

The closing date for this position is 9 February 2020, although earlier applications are strongly encouraged; the school may begin the selection process and appoint an outstanding candidate ahead of this deadline.

Background checks will be conducted on ALL successful candidates as a condition of employment.
Starting: 1 Aug 2020
Apply By: 9 Feb 2020
Closes In: 117 days

Early Childhood Art Teacher

The American School of Dubai (ASD) seeks to hire exceptional educators who are deeply committed to preparing students to be lifelong learners in a dynamic teaching environment.

The full job description is attached to this posting. Please apply directly online through this recruitment platform.

The closing date for this position is 9 February 2020, although earlier applications are strongly encouraged; the school may begin the selection process and appoint an outstanding candidate ahead of this deadline.

Background checks will be conducted on ALL successful candidates as a condition of employment.
Starting: 1 Aug 2020
Apply By: 9 Feb 2020
Closes In: 117 days

Early Childhood Classroom Teacher

The American School of Dubai (ASD) seeks to hire exceptional educators who are deeply committed to preparing students to be lifelong learners in a dynamic teaching environment.

The full job description is attached to this posting. Please apply directly online through this recruitment platform.

The closing date for this position is 9 February 2020, although earlier applications are strongly encouraged; the school may begin the selection process and appoint an outstanding candidate ahead of this deadline.

Background checks will be conducted on ALL successful candidates as a condition of employment.
Starting: 1 Aug 2020
Apply By: 9 Feb 2020
Closes In: 117 days

Director of Early Learning Center

The American School of Dubai (ASD) seeks to hire exceptional leaders who are deeply committed to preparing students to be lifelong learners in a dynamic teaching environment.

The full job description is attached to this posting. Please apply directly online through this recruitment platform.

Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis, therefore early application submission is strongly encouraged. Decisions will be made as soon as a candidate has been identified and deemed to be the best fit for ASD.

Background checks will be conducted on ALL successful candidates as a condition of employment.
Starting: 1 Aug 2020
Apply By: 9 Feb 2020
Closes In: 117 days

High School Chemistry / Physics Teacher

The American School of Dubai (ASD) seeks to hire exceptional educators who are deeply committed to preparing students to be lifelong learners in a dynamic teaching environment.

The full job description is attached to this posting. Please apply directly online through this recruitment platform.

The closing date for this position is 9 February 2020, although earlier applications are strongly encouraged; the school may begin the selection process and appoint an outstanding candidate ahead of this deadline.

Background checks will be conducted on ALL successful candidates as a condition of employment.
Starting: 17 Nov 2019
Apply By: 9 Feb 2020
Closes In: 117 days

Long Term Substitute Classroom Teacher - Immediate Vacancy

The American School of Dubai (ASD) seeks to hire exceptional educators who are deeply committed to preparing students to be lifelong learners in a dynamic teaching environment.

The full job description is attached to this posting. Please apply directly online through this recruitment platform.

The closing date for this position is 30 November 2019, although earlier applications are strongly encouraged; the school may begin the selection process and appoint an outstanding candidate ahead of this deadline.

Background checks will be conducted on ALL successful candidates as a condition of employment.
Starting: 6 Jan 2020
Apply By: 30 Nov 2019
Closes In: 46 days