Nonprofit

High School Social Studies Teacher in beautiful Panajachel, Guatemala!

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Work must be performed in or near Panajachel, SO, Guatemala
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Published 22 days ago

Details at a Glance

Job Type
Contract / Freelance
Start Date
August 21, 2024
Application Deadline
June 30, 2024
Education
4-Year Degree Required
Experience Level
Entry level
Compensation
At least GTQ 5,400 / month
Para maestros guatemaltecos el salario deberá adecuarse a las leyes del ministerio de trabajo.

Description

Atitlan Multicultural Academy (AMA) is seeking school teachers for the 2024-2025 school year. This position teaches Social Studies to students in grades 7-12.

About AMA:

http://www.ama.edu.gt///

Atitlán Multicultural Academy (AMA) is an accredited English language pre-K through twelfth grade school located in Panajachel, Guatemala, on the shores of beautiful Lake Atitlán. AMA is staffed by qualified teachers from the United States and other English-speaking countries, as well as from Guatemala. AMA's student body is very ethnically and economically diverse with many students from local Mayan villages and the surrounding Panajachel area; we believe this diversity makes AMA a fascinating and healthy community.


AMA is a small, friendly school that provides a world-class, twenty-first century learning environment. Teachers provide individualized learning and support for all students. Graduating AMA seniors go on to attend universities in Guatemala, the United States, and Europe, or go on to work in the public and private sectors in Guatemala. AMA's motto, "Whole People, Whole Planet" reflects both our vision and our daily goal.

Required Qualifications:

• 4-year degree

• Fluent in English

Preferred Experience:

• Experience working with young students

• Experience working with English Language Learners

• Ability to develop and implement an innovative curriculum and teaching methods

• At least 1 year classroom teaching experience

• Experience living/working in a developing country (Latin America preferred)

• Proficiency in Spanish (a bonus)

*Salary: 5400 quetzales

Atitlan Multicultural Academy (AMA) is seeking school teachers for the 2024-2025 school year. This position teaches Social Studies to students in grades 7-12.

About AMA:

http://www.ama.edu.gt///

Atitlán Multicultural Academy (AMA) is an accredited…

Benefits

Please email your resume and cover letter to admin@ama.edu.gt. Virtual interviews will begin mid-April for the upcoming school year.

Please email your resume and cover letter to admin@ama.edu.gt. Virtual interviews will begin mid-April for the upcoming school year.

Level of Language Proficiency

Native or fluent English speakers

Native or fluent English speakers

Location

On-site
Calle del Frutal 0-68, Panajachel, SO 07010, Guatemala
Zona 2

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Instructions:

If you are creative, resourceful, and passionate about teaching, please send an email to admin@ama.edu.gt with the following:

1) Resume

2) Letter of interest explaining your passion for teaching

3) References

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