Newly Qualified Teachers
Newly Qualified teachers are welcome to apply to GES. We offer a mentoring programme and a mentor. However, at this time it does not lead to completion of the Induction period.
Staff work within a Year group or Department framework and our Middle Leaders are qualified and experienced practitioners.
Meetings are collaborative and there is plenty of support.
In primary, subject specialists take Music, IT, Arabic and Islamic Studies allowing for more non- contact time with children than in the UK.
In the secondary staff have planning meetings are scheduled in the school day.
GES is a friendly school in which to teach.
CPD is offered through BSME. BSME offer s quality CPD to member schools and caters to the needs of its membership.
There is an ongoing programme and CPD takes place in country and in the Gulf region.
We also take part in PEAK, the Professional Association of Kuwait which offers a variety of workshops run by teachers for teachers.
The school also has ongoing CPD run by its greatest asset, its staff and also offers CIE online or in country CPD when available.