IB Math HL & SL

Job Type

Full Time


Minimum: $24,798
Maximum: $40,325
Details: Annual NET Salary, according to academic degree and years of experience



Start Date


Application Deadline



Santa Ana
Costa Rica


UWC Costa Rica seeks a talented, highly qualified IB Math HL & SL Teacher who is committed to the intellectual, social and ethical development of students, and who is eager to contribute to school life beyond the classroom. UWC Costa Rica values candidates who have experience with students from diverse backgrounds and who are keen to engage in and practice the values of the UWC movement. The successful applicant should be able to demonstrate the following experience and qualities:

A degree in Math or a closely related discipline

A nationally or internationally recognized teaching qualification and/or work experience in the field of mathematics

Minimum of two years’ experience of teaching, preferably in international schools; recent experience of teaching IB subjects is a distinct advantage

A willingness to be a member of the TOK teaching team

The desire to engage with students and generate enthusiasm for learning

Cross-cultural exposure and understanding

The ability to interact effectively with senior management, colleagues and students

Excellent organizational and time management skills

An eagerness to promote the six competencies actively in all aspects of the UWC Costa Rica curriculum: Academic, Co-curricular, and Residential Life Activities

The desire to engage and interact with local communities

Flexibility of approach and a collaborative style are essential.


Round trip airfare every 2 years

Shipping allowance of $1,000

Furniture, household goods and appliances provided

Private and national health care

Reduced-fee meals on campus

PD Allowance

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluency in spoken and written English

Competency in Spanish or desire to learn

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply


Interested applicants: please send letter of interest, an up-to-date CV, contact information for 3 current referees, and open letters of recommendation to Alejandra Valderrama, Human Resources Coordinator: alejandra.valderrama@uwccostarica.org

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.