Gemma Brown

Assistant Headteacher of Primary

Gemma Brown, Assistant Head of Primary at GEMS Metropole, extends a warm introduction.

Gemma has been at GEMS Metropole since 2018, initially serving as Head of Year in Foundation Stage, Gemma brings a wealth of experience and expertise to her role. Originally from Yorkshire, England, Gemma pursued her Early Years Education degree at Leeds University before obtaining her Post Graduate Degree in Education and Early Years Professional Status at Oxford Brookes University. Her teaching journey continued in Yorkshire, where she served as a teacher and Head of Year in a bustling inner-city school before relocating to Dubai.

Throughout her time in Dubai, Gemma has developed her leadership skills within the GEMS network and now oversees the Early Years cluster. Guided by a child-centered philosophy, Gemma advocates for learning environments that nurture curiosity and inclusivity, empowering children to cultivate their identities. She eagerly anticipates the opportunity to connect with both you and your child throughout the academic year.

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  • Primary Curriculum

    GEMS Metropole School teachers plan challenging, well-organised, interesting lessons with good pace, and incorporate a range of teaching and Assessment for Learning pedagogies. There are regular opportunities for leadership, decision-making and problem solving and pupils are encouraged to take an active role in the learning opportunities they encounter.