4th-5th GRADE ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS PRIMARY TEACHER

Job Type

Full Time
Contract

Salary

Minimum: $14,000
Maximum: $16,000

Published

09/15/2018

Address

Km 92.5 Santa Lucia
Santa Lucia
Escuintla
502
Guatemala

Description

We have a 4th-5th grade teaching position available at Colegio Americano del Sur (CAS) starting January 8th, 2019. (Our school year is from January 7th thru November 8th.)

Contracts can be renewed if both parties are in agreement.(Previous experience working with primary is preferred.) This is a co-teaching position whereby some classes are taught in Spanish, by the Spanish teacher, while others are taught by the English teacher at different times in the schedule.


Our school is an experimental/laboratory school which provides opportunities to practice cutting edge teaching strategies. There is ample flexibility and new ideas are welcomed and encouraged. We are engaged with Maker Space, Socratic Seminars, Robotics, Math Initiatives, Project Based Learning and Professional Learning Communities (PLC).We have a very strong technology department that is involved school-wide. We are engaged in a school-wide community engagement program with local public schools.


If you are interested in gaining exposure to living abroad and teaching in a foreign country this would be the best choice you could make. We have a student body of 340 students ranging from Nursery to 12th grade. All our students go on to college when they complete high school. This is an opportunity to be exposed to Spanish as well. (You do not need to speak Spanish for this position.)


Interested in having an experience that will change your life? Ready to get to know a culture rich in Mayan background and beauty? Choose Guatemala! Weekends are free to explore the various sections of the country which are uniquely different. It is not expensive and you can travel safely and economically to most all areas.


One year contracts are easily renewed upon agreement of both sides. We are waiting for you to join our FANTASTIC TEAM!

Benefits


Housing is provided.

Van to and from school is provided.

$1000 bonus provided for transportation at the completion of contract.

$1000 bonus provided for completion of contract.

$1000 bonus when you resign for another year.

Handling of visa and payment. ($800)

Spanish exposure and cultural exposure.

Opportunity to improve technology skills.

1 week vacation in April for Easter break

2 week mid-year break in July

Local insurance when completing the year.


Contact:

kserverianwilmeth@gmail.com or kwilmeth@cas.edu.gt

Level of Language Proficiency

Native English speaker.


No or little Spanish required.

Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

kserverianwilmeth@gmail.com
http://cas.edu.gt

University documentation.

Updated resume.

3 professional references.

2 phone number references

1 letter of recommendation from previous employer.

FBI clearance or current police report.


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