Worldteachers are working closely in partnership with the Abu Dhabi Government and their education reform programme. We are recruiting for Creative Design teaching roles.
The schools offer career-based technical education at secondary level and have state-of the-art facilities and excellent support services.
You will be offered offer a unique professional experience and be part of the ambitious development plan to enhance technical and vocational education in the UAE, and will be working with an international staff teaching national students in Grades 9, 10, 11 and 12. You will also benefit from the technologically advanced environment and be part of a team of faculty members, coordinating assignments and projects in the students’ chosen discipline.
The majority of positions will be to start in 2024, and the schools have campuses throughout the UAE.
Please note that you must hold a Bachelor's degree in Creative Design or very closely associated subjects and have at least three years of teaching experience OR at least one year of teaching experience plus significant industry experience.
Bachelor degree in the curricular subject (e.g. Creative Design, Design Technology, Product Design or similar) from a recognized university. Masters degree is preferred
Teaching Certificate / Diploma from a recognized university or equivalent
Creative Design and Multimedia Teacher responsibilities:
Instruct students in Creative Design – painting, sketching, drawing, printmaking, ceramic, sculpturing and areas of Creative Design, such as illustration, art history, or commercial art as well as the elements of design, graphics, product design and environmental studies.
Introduce students to a range of mixed media, techniques and design processes in both 2D and 3D form.
Teach students the visual language of Creative Design through the promotion of skills, knowledge and understanding. Strategies are employed which encourage students to recognize and appreciate qualities of line, tone, texture, pattern, color, shape, form and space etc. Creative Design classes provide the opportunity to work with a variety of materials using different tools and techniques. These may include paint, collage, printmaking, ICT, clay or sculpture.
Demonstrate creativity and attention to detail, both characteristics of a graphic artist. A familiarity of standard industry hard- and software is required, in addition to keeping up with upgrades and advancements. Because each student comes to class with their own ideas and suggestions, teachers must allow a certain amount of creativity without imposing their ideas onto students.
Deliver a consistent Creative / Graphic Design curriculum and implement a team approach to working with students using real world experiences and technology used as educational learning tool. Use a hands-on approach emphasizing appropriate concepts relevant to professional skills and career path progress.
Set up and maintain facilities such as kilns for ceramic work, studios and storage areas.
Demonstrate the use of Creative Design materials and tools such as oils, watercolours, palettes and palette knives, brushes, pens, pencils, dyes, clay, fabric, canvas and paper
Here are the salary and benefits details:
• A basic monthly tax-free salary
• A monthly housing allowance
• 42 calendar days of vacation
• Medical Insurance for yourself, accompanying spouse and 3 Children (below the age of 18).
• An annual Education allowance
• An annual Travel allowance
• A relocation allowance up
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