Teacher - English - Seer Bani Yas Charter School (AY 24/25)

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Job Description

Seer Baniyas Charter School is dedicated to public school students based in Mohammed Bin Zayed City in the City of Abu Dhabi and offers American-based curriculum to Grades 6 and 7. We cater for 641 Emirati students, all boys. Middle School US Curriculum of English, Maths, Science, Humanities and MOE subjects will be enhanced with a wide range of extracurricular activities that address the needs of all of our students.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the highly successful Aldar family of schools and to help shape the future of Abu Dhabi’s leading school group.

The successful candidates will be closely aligned with our core values and ethos and possess a genuine understanding and appreciation of the values of the region.


Main Duties

  • To deliver lessons that inspire students to succeed in order to achieve the best possible outcomes.
  • Roles and responsibilities include:
    • Teamwork and collaboration
    • To be a good communicator at all levels.
    • Be committed to developing positive relationships with all members of the school community.
    • Working alongside fellow teachers to plan engaging lessons that meet requirements of the curriculum.
    • Liaising with colleagues and working flexibly.
    • Working with parents to ensure the happiness and best academic outcomes for all children.
    • Working cooperatively with curriculum support staff (where applicable) to support children’s development.

Specific Duties

Teaching and learning:

  • Clear understanding of the Curriculum.
  • Organising the classroom provision and learning resources and creating displays to encourage a positive and engaging learning environment.
  • Planning, preparing and presenting sessions that cater for the needs of the whole ability range within the class.
  • Motivating pupils with enthusiastic, imaginative teaching.
  • Observing and assessing children in line with school assessments.
  • Being reflective of the classroom provision, sessions taught, progress made, and adjusting environment, planning and curriculum to reflect this.
  • Meeting with other professionals such as speech and language therapists, occupational therapists and educational psychologists, if required.
  • Ensure the Seer Bani Yas Teacher and Learner DNA language and attitudes are being embedded throughout the curriculum

Assessment and data:

  • Taking responsibility for the progressof a class.
  • Meeting requirements for the assessment and recording of student’s development using Target Tracker.
  • Using data provided by assessments to influence further planning, provision, and intervention.
  • Providing feedback to parents and careers on a student’s progress at Parent Teacher Conferences and other meetings.

Behavior management and duties

  • Follow the school’s behaviorpolicy.
  • Manage classeseffectively, using approaches which are appropriate to students’ needs to inspire,motivate and challenge pupils.
  • Maintain good relationships with pupils, exercise appropriate authority,and act decisively, when necessary, withinthe school’s behavioral policy.
  • Be a positive role model and demonstrate consistently the positive attitudes, values, and behavior, which are expectedof pupils.
  • Have high expectations of behavior, promotingself-control and independence of all learners.
  • Carry out duties as directed and within the school’s policy.

Wider Professional Responsibilities

  • To work as part of a curriculum action group, supporting planning, assessment, resources, and special eventslinked to that team.
  • Support the organizing and taking part in school events, outings and activities whichmay take place at weekendsor in the evening.
  • Communicate effectively with parents/careers with regards to student’s achievements and well- being using school systems/processes such as CPOMS as appropriate.
  • Make a positive contribution to the widerlife and ethosof the school.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in the related subject with PGCE or other teacher qualification

Minimum Experience

  • Minimum 1- 2 years Teaching experience

Job Specific Knowledge& Skills

  • Previous experience working with students whom English is not their firstlanguage.
  • Passion for teaching and commitment to educating the whole child.
  • A high level of professionalism and consideration of the well- being of children
  • Recent and consistent involvement in extra-curricularactivities
  • Respect for all members of a school community, irrespective of position, gender,age and ethnic background.
  • A positiveand solution-focused attitudeto working life.
  • A clean enhanced Disclosure and Barring Servicescheck or policecheck
  • Good literacy skills and an excellentcommand of both English and Arabic.