PE Teacher UAE MOE

Physical Education Teacher

The Ministry of Education have implemented a new Physical and Health Education curriculum to empower students to improve their self-awareness of physical education and health and wellbeing. The curriculum is delivered in all boys and girls schools from KG to Grade 12 across the UAE. The Ministry of Education is leading a change in the education system across the UAE and has Physical and Health Education as a key priority. The aim of the curriculum is to prepare students for a better tomorrow and equip them with the necessary skills to improve their health and wellbeing and effectively manage their lifestyle.

Experience Requirements


Experience of teaching Physical and Health Education or equivalent subjects (e.g.

Sports Coaching, Health and Wellbeing, Fitness, Diet and Nutrition, Strength and

Conditioning, etc.)

• Experience of teaching students ranging from KG – Grade 12

• Experience of implementing a range of teaching and learning strategies

• Proven track record of success as an outstanding PE (or related subject)


• Experience/good understanding of using technology

• Experience/good understanding of the implementation of Physical and Health

Education training programmes.



Minimum of 3 years’ in the Physical Education or sports related area

• Experience of developing Physical Education curriculum materials for a range of

ages (KG-G12)

Education Requirements       


Physical Education Degree, or Degree in relevant subject (Sports Science, Health

Science, Sports Development, Sports Coaching and Management, etc.)

• Valid First Aid Certificate (must be obtained before start date if successful)

• Valid UAE or transferable Driving License

• IELTS 6 Academic for non-native English speakers



Teaching qualification (e.g. DTLLS, PGCE, Cert. Ed) or equivalent

• Assessor qualification (e.g. A1, TAQA) or equivalent

• Quality Assurance qualification (e.g. IV, IQA) or equivalent

• Other sports and physical education related qualifications (e.g. Fitness Instructor,

Coaching Certificate, Sports Leadership, etc.) or equivalent

• TEFL/CELTA/DELTA qualification would be an advantage


How to apply

Note: We cannot recruit those already currently working in the UAE.

Applicants must provide all of the following documents to Edvectus (your consultant, or or upload to your candidate portal on our website) for their initial application:

  • Your CV with dates of employment showing months and years (eg from mm/yyyy to mm/yyyy for each item of your work history.  

Scans of:

  • Your highest degree certificate(eg Bachelors, Masters or PhD) **Must be in .PDF format**
  • Your highest degree transcript  **Must be in .PDF format**
  • A colour copy of a passport photo (scanned) **Must be in .JPEG  format**
  • Your ILETS certificate if you do not have a passport from the US, UK, Aus, NZ, CAN, IRE or SA   **Must be in .PDF format**
  • Your passport photo page with at least 1 year until it expires **Must be in .pdf**

Unfortunately applications are not allowed unless all documents are received.