The Vacancy

Job Description

We have an opening for a DP Economics/Business teacher in Abu Dhabi.  This is a Jan’21 start.  The school  is very well established, considered one of the best IB schools in the UAE  and is located in a residential area of Abu Dhabi. Facilities are excellent on this large campus which includes sports halls, sports pitch, spacious cafeteria, swimming pools and excellent teaching resources. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in DP Economics and Business Management. Proven track record in achieving excellent results at DP Higher level in these subjects is a pre requisite. A teaching qualification such as PGCE/MAT/HDipEd or similar license is required.

Abu Dhabi  is a safe, modern city noted for its Arabian heritage and excellent standard of living. There is an abundance of things to do from nightlife, to beaches, to hiking in the mountains, art galleries,  exploring the desert and of course, shopping. It is a very easy place to travel to other destinations and it connects to most major cities in the world through International Airports in Abu Dhabi and Also Dubai.

Top reasons to apply as DP Economics/Business teacher in Abu Dhabi:

Competitive tax free salary linked to USD
Settling in allowance
Furniture allowance
Generous professional development

What you will need to apply for this position:
Degree in Economics/business or similar
Teaching qualification such as PGCE/HDipEd/MAT or State license
3 years minimum IBDP Eco/B&M experience
Proven track record in delivering outstanding results
Current up to date police checks

To apply and for further details, please send your resume to [email protected]

Galvin Global Education is committed to the highest standards of safeguarding. We conduct stringent background checks on our candidates including Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks, FBI checks, work history verification, and detailed written and verbal reference checks.

Details of how to apply can be found on this Link:

Date posted
December 10, 2020 9:17 am
Agency details

  • Date Posted
  • December 10, 2020 9:24 am
  • Salary
  • Competitive


Are you qualified to teach in a UK, US or IB Curriculum School?

The Majority of vacancies advertised on require you to have either a US teachers license or UK qualified teacher status (QTS). Different types of International Schools look for specific qualifications depending on the curriculum they offer, UK Schools require QTS,  US Schools will need a US teachers licence and IB Schools will be mainly looking for teachers with a teaching qualification from one of the countries listed below or South Africa.

If you qualified in the UK your qualification (BEds, PGCEs, GTP,) will include training for QTS. Teachers who have qualified  from the European Economic Area, Switzerland, Australia, Canada, New Zealand or the USA, can apply for QTS here… It may take up to 4 months to process your application. If you’re successful, you’ll be awarded QTS or partial QTS. You won’t need further training and will be exempt from having to serve a statutory induction period. 

Teachers who do not hold a US teacher license or QTS and who qualified in countries not listed above will normally need to complete an accredited training programme to achieve QTS. If you are interested in teaching internationally more details of how you can qualify are available here… 

Details on the US teacher certification process can be found here…