“UAS has no openings for teaching positions for the 2013/14 school year. The following are current non-teaching openings.
The ideal candidate will be a team player who has an extensive background in an educational or school setting and take ownership of development and maintenance of the teacher and student (class and exam) timetables as needed. The Timetabling Officer will report to both Principals and be supervised and evaluated by both, as appropriate.
1. Responsible for development and maintenance of class and exam timetables for teachers and students (school wide support for K-12)
2. Provide the necessary support to import and export the timetable data into student management system
3. Provide assistance for departmental administrative tasks as assigned by the Principals:
- Allocation of students to classes
- Teacher absences/coverage
- Exam invigilation schedules
- Tracking confiscated phones
- Other tasks relating to scheduling and tracking of data/information
4. People with K-12 school experience strongly preferred.
Required Technical Skills
Extensive experience with Timetabling and scheduling concepts (block scheduling) and software. Ideal candidate will have experience with Timetabler Software
- Experience in Microsoft Word, Excel (ver 2010/2013)
Please forward your resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
Store Keeper - Applications invited for the position of a Store Keeper to start immediately. Candidate must be a graduate preferably in Commerce/ Business with two to three years’ experience in similar position; must be computer literate and be able to use inventory software. Above average proficiency in MS Excel and Access databases is a plus. Please forward your resumes to email@example.com
School Bus driver- Applications invited for the position of a School bus driver to start immediately. Candidate must be possess a 3, 5, and 6 driving license with three years experience in similar position; Must have a clean driving record and good command of the English language. Please forward your resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org
UAS considers all applications for employment independent of their race, color, and national and ethnic background and consistent with the school’s Mission, Philosophy, and Beliefs.
You can also check our Anticipated Openings 2014/15 teacher vacancies
General Information to Teacher Applicant
The Universal American School in Dubai (UAS) is an internationally accredited IB World School providing a challenging, inquiry-based American and international education to a student body of 1200, representing 75 nationalities. UAS is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools as well as by the Council of International Schools. UAS offers the Primary Years Program (PYP) in the elementary school, the Conceptual Curriculum (CC) in grades 7-10, and the IB Diploma Program in Grades 11 and 12.
UAS is managed by Educational Services Overseas Limited (ESOL), a leading school management organization that operates some of the region’s finest international schools.
UAS seeks teachers who are passionate about teaching, have the appropriate credentials (B.A. minimum, advanced degree preferred), and ideally will have 3 or more years of experience including teaching in international schools. Teachers with experience is required or highly desirable for certain assignments at elementary level (PYP and at secondary level (IBDP). Above all we seek colleagues who are effective and helpful co-workers ready to commit fully to the expectations and values of UAS, including involvement in after-school activities and in school community service and events.
Dubai / United Arab Emirates
Life in the UAE is safe and provides a range of cultural and recreational experiences. Dubai is a modern metropolis providing excellent transport (Taxi and Metro), a range of shopping opportunities, and many ways to explore the city in both its modern and traditional aspects. Beaches are near and safe on both sides of the UAE, and the mountains also provide unusual excursion opportunities. Stores of all descriptions cover EVERYTHING, including superb book stores. Restaurants abound and offer a wide range of international foods at all price ranges.
For Teacher Expectations please see the excerpt from the "UAS Faculty Handbook"