STEM Leader

Middle East, Dubai

Citizens School Dubai

Citizens School Dubai

Curriculum Leader for Science, Technology, Engineering & Maths

STEM Curriculum Leader

Successful candidates will become members of the Secondary team, within a new and innovative educational hub in the heart of Dubai. At Citizens School, we call all of our teachers Mentors because we believe in focusing on learning rather than teaching.

STEM Curriculum Leader will work in conjunction with the Principal to ensure that the curriculum is broad, sequential and relevant, taking account of all learners in their care. STEM Curriculum Leader will place the highest importance on the well-being of all students, ensuring excellent levels of pastoral support and encouragement of every child. 

STEM Curriculum Leader will model the values of Citizens School and create a culture where all members of the community learn, thrive and collaborate, ensuring all individuals are empowered and nurtured, as Citizens School becomes known as a centre of excellence.

If you would like to join and believe you can contribute to a truly different type of school, with a bespoke curriculum, ethos, supportive SLT and a strong school community, we would like to hear from you.

We Offer:

  • A competitive tax free salary;
  • Accommodation/accommodation allowance;
  • Medical insurance;
  • UAE employment visa;
  • Annual flight allowance;
  • A comprehensive and tailored professional learning and development programme for all staff;
  • One free school places


Citizens Tapestry requires us to live, embrace and lead in the following areas:

  • An open and growth mindset;
  • A fully inclusive approach to education;
  • Living as a global citizen, modelling understanding and empathy for all cultures and societies;
  • An appreciation of the importance of health and wellbeing;
  • Sustainable leadership;
  • Entrepreneurial spirit - continually innovating;
  • Advocating the use of digital technology in all aspects of school life;
  • Enthusiasm.



  • Bachelor's degree in science, or MA in educational leadership with a focus on students innovation (Master's degree preferred).
  • Teaching certification or relevant education credentials.
  • Proven experience in teaching STEM subjects to students of varying age groups.
  • Strong knowledge of STEM principles and educational practices.


The Application Procedure

Please apply with an up to date CV.

Citizens School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We execute rigorous recruitment procedures that ensure all employees and volunteers are of sound moral character and are suitable people to work with children and young adults. The school expects all teaching staff, non-teaching staff and volunteers to share and uphold our commitment to safeguarding.

School Mission

“To provide an inclusive, safe and nurturing learning environment for all our students to succeed and excel”

School Vision

“We aspire for our students to become productive and responsible global citizens who are lifelong learners able to communicate effectively, embrace diversity and contribute to development”

‘About Us’

At Citizens School, students are encouraged to explore their passions, interests and curiosities, in an environment of teamwork, inclusivity and mutual respect. The school embraces the power of choice, new thinking and the latest research to offer children a more satisfying educational experience.

Using the UK National Curriculum as its standard, the Citizens’ Tapestry is a custom-built curriculum that builds upon the framework with six key threads:  Mindset; Entrepreneur; Health & Wellbeing; Sustainable Leadership; Global; and Digital Literacy – forming the pattern of its comprehensive, holistic, inclusive, and fun education system.

Information about the location/environment

Located in the heart of Dubai, Citizens School offers first class facilities near to Sheikh Zayed Road, Business Bay, Downtown, Burj Khalifa, City Walk and Jumeirah.

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