Jul 19, 2018
The IAT is seeking Applied Technology Mechanical Teachers to teach Grades 9, 10, 11 and 12 for our student-centered, project-based curriculum. As an Applied Technology teacher within the IAT you will teach UAE national students in a technologically advanced and practical learner centered environment. Brief Description To create effective and stimulating learners-centered opportunities for learning through high quality instruction that enables the development and progression of all learners. To have enthusiasm for the subject matter that inspires others to have a lifelong love of learning and the motivation, skills and attitudes to be productive citizens contributing positively to the development of the country. Detailed Description Duties and Responsibilities: Responsible for planning, managing and improving the learning of their own students, working with other team members. In collaboration with Lead Teachers to implement and continually improve curriculum, teaching, learning and assessment strategies. To manage the learning of the students, maintaining records, collaborating with other teachers and promoting staff development in a pro-active manner. Responsible for planning and participating in professional development opportunities to further their own knowledge, skills and abilities. To manage all facilities and activities related to achieve student learning. To play a leadership role in role-modeling behavior, attitudes, and learning behaviors for students. Responsible for achieving the set learning outcomes in students, and therefore supervise all student activities and processes to ensure outcomes. To develop and maintain teaching materials and assist with program quality assurance processes. Teachers liaise with Student Counselors, as required. Communicate progress and performance to students and school management/administration. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required: Student centered, and an aptitude to work with Arab youth. Committed to innovation in Teaching and Learning initiatives, with a positive "can do" attitude and willingness to promote life-long learning across IAT. Commitment to student-centered, project based learning. Strong written and verbal communication skills, good interpersonal skills and an ability to work with diverse groups of people. Sound understanding of technologies that support educational development and current with technology developments. Job Requirement Bachelor's degree in Mechanical / Mechatronics. Minimum of 3 years relevant teaching experience or a minimum of 5 years' experience in the industry with training/teaching experience. Preferred Native-level English Speaker OR at least work experience from a Native English speaking country Non Native English speaker must achieve Academic IELTS 7 prior to joining IAT. Additional Requirement Subject Specific Technical skills preferred are: Capable of analyzing the needs and project requirements to create a design. Able to determine the types of equipment and tools needed to do the job. Awareness of safety procedure to be followed while handling a particular tool or operating equipment Capable of constructing models and prototypes, using a range of techniques, tools and materials. Skilled in, at least, two of the following areas: Manufacturing using the lathe, and the milling machines. CNC programming and manufacturing CAD software. Hydraulic and pneumatic systems' hardware and simulation software. Creativity in mechanical assembly.
INSTITUTE OF APPLIED TECHNOLOGY