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PYP English Homeroom Teachers needed for Grades 2, 3 and 4

PYP English Homeroom Teachers needed for Grades 2, 3 and 4

Seeking passionate, enthusiastic classroom teachers to join our experienced and vibrant teaching team. If you are an outstanding classroom practitioner, contribute to the wider school community and aspire to leading learning, then we wish to hear from you!
Qatar Academy Doha is committed to its student-centric Vision and Mission and we need teaching professionals who believe in the same.

Vision
Empowering students to achieve high levels of academic growth and personal wellbeing and to be responsible citizens who are locally rooted and globally connected.

Mission
At Qatar Academy Doha we offer a rigorous academic program with strong Arabic and Islamic Studies. Our school community develops and challenges learners to be active, internationally minded citizens who demonstrate environmental consciousness.

Values
At Qatar Academy Doha we are SAFE, RESPECTFUL and RESPONSIBLE learners.

General Responsibilities
The PYP Homeroom teacher is responsible for teaching and developing students’ skills, knowledge and understanding, utilizing the approved curriculum of the IB Primary Years Programme.
The PYP Homeroom teacher will have excellent classroom management skills and expertise in coaching students using positive behavior strategies so that they can be the best that they can be, socially and academically.
The PYP Homeroom teacher will carry out his/her teaching duties as outlined in the Teaching & Learning Handbooks and have high expectations of students. They will use their teaching skills to overcome any language challenges that students may have.
The school’s approach to primary education is through transdisciplinary inquiry. We would be delighted to talk with teachers who understand how to build language skills across the curriculum, integrate technology to enhance learning and are able to effectively differentiate for a range of learners. They will have excellent understanding of how to differentiate the curriculum for students with learning needs and for gifted students.
Successful candidates for these positions will be collaborative team members who value kindness and who build strong relationships with staff, students and parents. They need to be agile professionals who can thrive in a fast paced environment.

Homeroom teachers will have skill and agility to provide learning through play and hands-on projects, coupled with ensuring academic rigor.
There is an expectation that candidates will be self-reflecting learners who are willing to help themselves and our school to continuously improve by moving forward.
He/She would also be a part of the largest school in the Qatar Foundation family with over 1860 students, organized into Primary and Senior School divisions, with 3 Early Education Centers for children as young as 14 months of age. QAD Primary School has 1065 students.
Attributes & Experience:
• Bachelor’s degree in education-related field or relevant subject matter.
• Minimum 2 years teaching experience teaching in relevant grade level or the relevant subject matter.
• International Baccalaureate PYP experience preferred.
• Enthusiastic practitioners who are excited by growth and innovation
• Committed to the wider school life and co-curricular programme
• Willing to lead initiatives and put ideas into action
• Demonstrate evidence of successful collaboration
• Student-Growth Mindset
• Understand that all teachers are teachers of language and different learning needs
Visa Requirements:
• Teaching Certification / Bachelor’s Degree (must be a face to face qualification - online qualifications are not recognised by Qatar);
• Teaching couples must be married as per Qatari work visa requirements;
• Clear criminal record and background check; Clear medical history for HIV, Hepatitis B and C, and Tuberculosis.

Please note: We shall be interviewing suitable candidates as we receive applications and reserve the right to appoint before the closing date should a candidate be found. Please submit your CV and application through this Schrole portal for the attention of the Principal, Marie Green mgreen@qf.org.qa

All appointments are subject to the submission of the completion of a Safer Schools Recruitment Form, attested qualification certificates and satisfactory completion of background checks, including police/DBS clearance, as appropriate.
Qatar Foundation Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and the vulnerable, and expects all who apply to share in this commitment. Offers of interview and employment will be subject to an enhanced background and criminal record check. All employees, volunteers, and visitors in QF schools are subject to the provisions of the QF Schools Child Protection Policy.

Starting

1 Aug 2021

Apply By

31 May 2021

Minimum Qualification

Graduate Certificate

Cover Letter

Required

Minimum Experience

0 year

Job Structure

Teacher
IB PYP
Elementary/Primary School
Generalist
Generalist
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