Are you a qualified educator or considering teaching as a profession? Why not take your career abroad working for the Ministry of Education in the United Arab Emirates.
We are looking for talented qualified teachers, graduates, or those due to graduate in 2020, to work within the Ministry of Education with opportunities to teach students in our schools – more...across the UAE.
For graduates, we will guide you through the Teacher Training Programme (TTP) and upon successful completion, place you within one of our schools. Each programme is unique and the number of weeks can vary depending on the candidate’s knowledge and aptitude. Graduates need to have the energy and drive to want to teach. The course is challenging and will push graduates to become confident educators.
Why Work With The Ministry of Education?
Permanent full-time teaching position - Opportunities for career progression both within the school and wider Ministry of Education are plentiful - you’re always learning and adding to your professional skillset. For qualified teachers, incremental credit can be accumulated for Irish pay scale.
Inspire the next generation - As a teacher you can use your knowledge and passion for your subject to help children unlock capabilities and talents.
Highly competitive tax free salary - You will be paid from the day you arrive as well as receiving an end of service gratuity bonus on completion of contract. Those joining the Teacher Training Programme will be paid to train. The overall package is equivalent to €96,000-€120,000, tax free, over the duration of the two year contract.
Full support embedding into your new home - You will be provided with a flight from Dublin on commencement of your contract and a full supportive induction programme is offered both before and after arrival.
Enjoy what the UAE has to offer... - Whether it be the landmark buildings such as Dubai's towering Burj Khalifa and Abu Dhabi's modern Sheikh Zayed Mosque, beaches or the desert, the UAE offers limitless opportunities to explore. In addition, many teachers use their plentiful holidays to explore neighbouring countries and Asia.
... but don't miss home too much - The UAE has strong Irish cultural links including 12 GAA teams and over 10,000 people within the strong Irish expat community. – less