Ms ARIFA FATHIMA YOUNUS
B.Com, B.Ed, MHRM
Ms. Arifa Fathima, a graduate in Commerce, also holds Master’s Degree in Human Resource Management. Along with B.Ed., her love for children helped her successfully complete Diploma in Nursery Teachers Training, as well as take up a diploma in Teachers Training from the University of Cambridge. Ms. Arifa brings along with her, a rich experience of 17 years in teaching in Kindergarten that spans across curriculums including ICSE, IGCSE and CBSE. She firmly believes in “Nurture children and teach them valuable social skills”, which she passionately follows.
Ms Roopa Prasad, is a Commerce graduate, with a specialization in English in Bachelor of Education. She has an exemplary 14 years of experience working in Nursery and Kindergarten. She always stays organised and embraces change. She looks forward to creating memories with the children and inspiring them to dream big. She encourages creativity and includes innovative ideas in her class. She is a teacher who believes in spreading positivity and making a difference in every child’s life.
Ms UMA SHASHIDHAR JAVNNAIAH
She is a highly motivated, enthusiastic and dedicated mathematics teacher who wants all children to be successful learners. She is committed to creating a classroom atmosphere that is stimulating and encouraging to students. A self-directed, action-oriented professional with over 4 years’ experience in education and community services. An art enthusiast with a passion for classical Indian dance forms, she inspires her students to focus on the performing arts along with the academics and helps nurture the ardor within each to succeed.
Ms CHITRADEVI GUNASEKARAN
M.Sc (Mathematics), M.Ed
Ms Chitradevi, a postgraduate in Mathematics, joined Bhavans in 2015. she enjoys reading novels and designing outfits.
Ms HAZEENA RIAZ
MSc (Computer Science) & B.Ed (Computer Science)
Ms Hazeena has been working in Bhavans Abu Dhabi since 2014 and has a rich teaching experience of more than 12 years in the Middle East as well as in India.
She is a passionate teacher with a mastery of Computer Science and its applications. She desires to instil in her students the love for the subject and prepare them in acquiring 21st-century techno-based skills. She believes that each child blossoming out from Bhavans should grow mentally with logical reasoning and computer programming skills.
She has shared the responsibilities for all the events organized and conducted by the Department of Computer Science and is particular that every student understands the importance of participation.
The family of Bhavans Abu Dhabi welcomed Ms Dhivya. T.S in 2013. She completed B.Sc Computer Science and MCA, both with Distinction. A dedicated teacher, she is proficient in various Programming Languages. Prior to joining Bhavans Abu Dhabi, Dhivya worked as Computer Science Teacher in CBSE schools in India. Her passion for the subject assists her in helping students understand the various sides of the subject and enhance their exposure. She firmly believes that every learner can competently be engaged with the help of very many activities that challenge logical thinking, reasoning, critical-thinking skills, and technology literacy – some of the core essentials of 21st-century learning.
Apart from sports, Dhivya’s interests also lie in dance and music.
Ms MANJUSHA VIPIN
M.Sc. (Physics), B.Ed.
Manjusha Vipin is an enthusiastic, effective, passionate educator with a proven record of success in training as well as providing positive learning experiences. She joined the family of Bhavans Abu Dhabi in 2013. She is a teacher with 9 years of experience in various schools in Kerala, Mumbai and Abudhabi. She has a Post Graduate Degree in Physics from the University of Calicut along with a Bachelor’s Degree in Education from Mahatma Gandhi University. She also qualified in the Kerala State-level Eligibility Test (SET). She received a certificate in Education for Sustainability (CCEfS) for intermediate teachers, by an environmental agency, Abu Dhabi. She is an innovative, dedicated teacher who strongly believes in “A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination and instill a love of learning.”
MA (Applied Geography), B.Ed.
Mr Parthiban joined Bhavans in 2017. He is a gold medallist graduate in Geography Travel and Tourism Management from Madras Christian College, Chennai and has done Masters in Applied Geography from the University of Madras. He worked in reputed ICSE and CBSE schools in Chennai as a Geography teacher.
He has a true passion for working with our youngest learners!! Helping each child progress in all areas of their development—academic, social, language, He strives to create a community of learners that nurtures this growth in a positive, fun environment.
Ms. Hemlata Gaur
Hemlata Gaur, a highly motivated, enthusiastic and dedicated teacher, is committed to creating a classroom atmosphere that is stimulating and encouraging to students.
A postgraduate in Hindi and a B.Ed. holder, she had been teaching Hindi for 12 years. Before she joined Bhavans Abu Dhabi in 2019, she was working in Bhavan’s Gandhi Vidhyashram, Kodaikanal in Tamil Nadu. She had been the CCA Coordinator at Bhavans Kodaikanal and had effectively managed various events to enrich the students. During this term, she received the best teacher of the year award, represented the school for National integration camp in Nagpur and also received letters of appreciation from Ms Smriti Zubin Irani, the Union Minister for Human Resource Development.
As a teacher with diverse experience, she has demonstrated the ability to consistently individualize instruction, based on students’ needs and interests. She has an aptitude to remain flexible and has superior interpersonal and communication skills to foster meaningful relationships with students, staff and parents. A warm and caring teacher, she has an innate ability to understand and motivate children and enjoys working with children and encourages creative expression.
Ms SUBITHA SHAJU
Subitha Shaju , a Science Teacher by profession, has been working as a teacher for the past 5 years. She joined Bhavans , Abu Dhabi in the year 2010.A graduate in Biology from Calicut University and a postgraduate diploma holder in Computer Applications, she has innate leadership qualities and sets an example for others to follow through her own personal standard of punctuality, politeness and perfection. She has been able to balance and coordinate her responsibilities as a supervisor, class teacher and Science teacher for over three years now. She believes that “A teacher should be a role model for her students; thus, she should demonstrate respect, honesty, empathy, responsibility, promptness, and a desire for learning.”
Ms BLESSY JOHN
M.Sc (Maths), M.Phil (Maths), B.Ed
With an experience of over 11 years at KV Gujarat, Indian Islahi School AD, Abu Dhabi University and at PIES for the last eight years, Blessy is an exceptionally acknowledged mathematics teacher. Being a diligent teacher and result oriented teacher, she has been able to create an indelible impression in all students who have crossed her path. She is enthralled by equations, geometry, fractions, and all aspects of mathematics. She sincerely oversees in bestowing her students with arithmetic and problem-solving skills. Her motto is to equip students to enter the under-graduate level with high grades. Her love for music and wanderlust keep her lively