Our diverse and cosmopolitan mix of educators and education professionals from around the world allow us to create a truly international environment and draw on leading global resources and techniques from countries that include; the UK, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa.
The Academy has an outstanding team of staff across all of its functions and prides itself on being a beacon for excellence in everything that it does.
OUR EXPERIENCED EDUCATORS HAVE OVER 900 YEARS COMBINED IB EXPERIENCE
We continuously invest in people, supporting each team, and ensuring that all staff understand, value, and embody the core mission of the Academy. All staff have contributed to the vision and significantly influenced the positive culture that exists across such a large organisation.
The Academy is also involved in a number of action research programmes and innovative teaching and learning case studies, as well as leading a number of best practice groups and networks.
Our CEO/Principal, Dr Saima Rana, on
Leadership, Teachers and Support Staff
Meet Katrina Spartalis
Whole Academy Counselling Team Lead
Katrina Spartalis is currently the Team Leader of the K-12 Counselling Department and the Counsellor for students in Grades 9 to 12 at GEMS World Academy - Dubai.
Meet Kieran Walsh
Secondary Design Teacher
Since joining the Academy, I have set up and led both the MYP and DP Design programmes in which our students have continually experienced an innovative and dynamic environment.