Working in a GEMS corporate office

Build world-class education opportunities for everyone

The GEMS head office is based in Dubai in the UAE – a vibrant and cosmopolitan city where demand for high quality international education is increasing at a phenomenal rate. GEMS was established in Dubai over 53 years ago and is at the forefront of international education.

Our head office is the backbone of our global school network and provides our schools with support through a range of in-house services that include marketing, IT, HR, finance and legal. Its purpose is to serve our schools to ensure that day-to-day operations run smoothly and that they can focus on providing a world-class standard of education.

Alongside the head office in Dubai, GEMS also has an expanding network of worldwide offices, including:

  • London, UK
  • Al Ain, UAE
  • Singapore
  • New York, USA
  • Riyadh, KSA
  • Cairo, Egypt
  • Etoy, Switzerland
  • Nairobi, Kenya

Our global team provide a vital service in supporting our schools, and opportunities exist to join GEMS in roles across HR, finance, legal, operations, IT, marketing and administration amongst others across all of these locations. A career with GEMS offers unrivalled professional growth and career progression as our global network continues to grow.

You can be proud to work for an organisation which is the largest private K-12 educator in the world, and which lives and breathes its core values of global citizenship. universal values, leadership and forward thinking. At GEMS, you will work with experienced and passionate colleagues, many of whom are leaders in their particular field. A career with GEMS allows you to progress your career whilst contributing to improving the lives and educational opportunities of thousands of children across the world.

GEMS is also committed to corporate social responsibility and through its philanthropic arm, The Varkey Foundation, GEMS staff and students have already raised over $US40 million dollars for charities around the world.

Imagine a future where you can advance your career in different regions around the world. That is the unique opportunity that GEMS Education can offer you. There has never been a better time for you to consider joining GEMS. We are always forward thinking in our approach and we would love you to be a part of the next 50 years of GEMS Education.