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Welcome to our teacher community 

Teachers Socials is a voluntary, holistic, teacher well-being community registered in the UK and the UAE. We promote, help and support teachers manage their Mental, Physical and Financial Well-being (M.P.F). through our free Well-Being Personal Development sessions delivered at your school.

We help teachers find a healthy balance between work and life outside of the classroom through group activities, social events and group meet up sessions. Come and meet other teachers to create some positive experiences during your time teaching here in the UAE.

Teachers Socials membership is open to all employees working within the education sector and comes with a FREE members discount card that unlocks special teacher discounts throught the UAE and more. For more information about the card read the FAQ section and Sign Up straight away.

We have just released our second newsletter and would love you to give us any feedback or suggestions.


Mental Well-Being

Offering free Personal Development and Workshop sessions at your school. Carried out by experienced counsellors and Well-Being instructors. Meditation, Yoga and Tai - Chi classes

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Physical Well-being

"A healthy body leads to a healthy mind!"
Drop the pen & step away from the books.
Team sports? GYM? Yoga? Tai-Chi? Free Classes?
We got them here for all levels

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Financial Well-being

We are not here to tell you how to spend your money, but we can offer some advice on how to spend smart and save for a rainy day during your time in the UAE. Please feel free to contact us of you need any advice.

Download your budget worksheet here


Our Next Event

♦♦ School's Out - 5 Hour Schools Out Bumper Brunch! ♦♦

Head to our School's Out! Fancy Dress Brunch on Friday 28th June at McGettigan's JLT to celebrate the end of the school year!

The school disco - a rite of passage for every teen in the 80s and 90s think cheesy dance routines, UV tubes & glitter face paint.

From just AED230 you can enjoy a FIVE HOUR free flow package, delicious buffet & a la carte dishes from 12-5pm.

Hosted by Headmaster DJ Dwayne, the day will be filled with cheesy 80s, 90s & 00s music that will having you throwing all your best shapes!

Guests are strongly encouraged to dress up in School Disco attire from the 80s and 90s, as there will be prizes for the best male, female and group. To help you out, McGettigan’s has some suggestions and tips for the event:

Start rehearsing the Saturday Night dance routine – it WILL be played, maybe more than once and the Macarena is standard.

Lads throw on some Lynx and Ladies spray that Impulse –we want to smell nostalgia in the air! *Girls we just LOVE crimped hair and lip gloss – so get dolled up! *Lads gel hair was all the rage – let’s bring it back!

♦♦ 4th of July - The last '75% off Teachers Night' of term ♦♦

Our Infamous 75% of Teachers Togatherness Night returns for one last end of term blowout on Thursday 4th July 2019. As with all our other teacher events, please bring your Teacher Socials card or your Staff ID to enjoy selected refreshments at bargain prices plus live entertainment throughout the night. We might even throw a 4th of July quiz on as well. Your Teacher Socials Cards can be used to receive 25% off at any McGettigans WORLDWIDE!


♦♦ Paint and Pour ♦♦

Our next 'PAINT AND POUR' art class will take place on Saturday 22nd June 2019, at McGettigan's JLT. This is our first Indoor session in this venue and we are very excited to be hosted in the 'old snooker room'.

There is a choice of colour scheme to make beforehand -  Please do this via our booking link: Here

Date: 22nd June 2019
Time: 2pm - 5pm
Location: McGettigan's JLT, Cluster J,
Cost: 250 AED :: Additional cost: Frame 50 AED
Included: All art materials, 3 drinks vouchers and food platters

Hope to see you there!
Lil & Kate


Where can I use my Teacher Socials card?

Your Teachers card is your new best friend that will open up opportunities and unlock special discounts with our many partners.

If you havent signed up yet, click 'Sign Up' if you want to know where you can use your card please click on the Partners button below..

♦ ♦ I want a change ♦ ♦

Sometimes our first choice isnt our best choice or maybe its time to change your school or time to grow and climb the ladder. We are not a recruitment agency rather a relocation agent. We assist unhappy teachers in finding happier workplaces in the UAE.
Feel free to contact us regarding relocating to another school or if you have any positions available at your school that needs filling, feel free to post it on our community page.

Alternatively, fill out the enquiry form and we will get back to you >>>

Teacher Socials FAQ

Teachers Socials is a voluntary, holistic, teacher well-being community, run by 'teachers for teachers'. We are not governed or influenced by any government or private institutions making what we do purely for the benefit of our fellow teachers.

We are registered as a community in the UK and the UAE. We promote, help and support teachers in managing their Mental, Physical and Financial well-being (M.P.F) through offering Well-Being 'Personal Development' sessions at your school.

We help teachers find a healthy balance between work and outside of the classroom through sporting activities, social events and group sessions. Come and meet up with other expat teachers to create an experience worth talking about whilst teaching in the UAE.

Teachers Socials is open to all employees working within the education sector and comes with a FREE members discount card. This includes Teaching assistants, nursery nurses, educational HR and University faculty members. Sign up, wait for your email then head down to McGettigans JLT and collect your card.

We host a range of activities indoor and outdoor, these range from:

*Sporting events - Free weekly Yoga sessions, free Tai-Chi sessions, Personal Training on the beach, Badminton, football, touch rugby, Ski and Snow boarding sessions, Surfing sessions, and our very own Teacher Titans will be playing at the Rugby 7s, Teacher 5K Run plus many more

* Networking - Teacher Talks events, 75% off events at McGettigans, Sip 'n' Paint Brunches, Bingo Wings sessions, Karaoke evenings, Speed networking events plus many more

* Personal Development - We offer free 'Finding the balance' Personal Development sessions in your school. We are working closely with the Ministry of Education training team to ensure that the sessions are delivered at a professional and highest standards.

Your Teacher Socials card does not expire even if it has an expiry date. How good is that? We believe that once you are a teacher, you will always be a teacher. Maybe not in the same school, district or country but we believe that you chose this noble profession because you sincierly believe that you will make a difference and we will not ever cancel your card because we believe you will. 

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