Physical Education Teacher

We are seeking to appoint a highly qualified and enthusiastic PE teacher to teach from Year FS1 – Year 13 for August 2022. Lessons from Year 3 – Year 13 are single sex. The ideal candidate will also have experience coaching swimming or netball to a high level.

At Cranleigh, we make PE and sport fun for our students and encourage their active and enthusiastic participation, at the same time producing motivated sportsmen and women who are good role models. As a consequence, we have a growing reputation within the Abu Dhabi International Schools Sports Association (ADISSA) and the BSME (British Schools Middle East) from Year 3 – Year 13.

We have an extensive after school CCA program, with a choice of many different sports, and regular inter-school matches for Year 3 – Year 13, students are kept healthy and active. Many students play several sports, and we encourage this: our belief is breadth of experience is preferable to specialisation at school level.

We are very lucky to have our own first-class facilities onsite to match a wide range of interests and abilities. A team of well qualified and motivated PE staff deliver our broad and diverse PE programme. Our major sports are football, netball, swimming and rugby, but we are also competitive at athletics, cricket, touch rugby, volleyball and basketball.

This is an exciting opportunity for an outstanding teaching practitioner who is forward-thinking, experienced and energetic to build on our current success.

The role will commence in August 2022.

The closing date for applications is Monday 16th May  2022, but applications will be reviewed as they are received and the School reserves the right to make an earlier appointment.

About Cranleigh Abu Dhabi

Cranleigh Abu Dhabi sits at the entrance to Saadiyat’s emerging Cultural District in keeping with the school’s motto, ‘Ex Cultu Robur’ – ‘From Culture Comes Strength’. Built over seven hectares, the bespoke campus is situated within minutes of New York University Abu Dhabi and the beautiful Saadiyat Beach, as well as the magnificent Louvre Abu Dhabi and the vibrant Berklee College of Music.

In addition to the broad academic curriculum, our daily routine offers a wealth of opportunities that allow pupils to explore their full range of talents in fine arts, performing arts, music, sport and other activities such as gymnastics, golf, horse riding and debating to name but a few. Check out our Facebook page to get an even better idea of day-today life at Cranleigh Abu Dhabi.

We are looking for first class teachers to join our vibrant team and work with us in our pursuit of excellence.  Attractive packages will reflect the professionalism of our staff and the value we place on them.

Application Process

Prospective candidates should carefully read the attached applicant info pack to support their application.

Cranleigh Abu Dhabi is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

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