Avenida Paseo de los Cocoteros 67, Interior 5
Bahia de Banderas
Harkness Institute, located in the beautiful beach resort of Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico, is looking for a full time high school Literature and Writing teacher. Applicants must have a Bachelors degree in the Humanities field, at least 1 year of teaching experience, strong recommendation letters, and the desire to work with bright and highly motivated high school students for at least two years. Enthusiasm for the subject matter is a must. At Harkness, students learn mostly through discussions (The Harkness Method), so excellent communication skills are necessary. The maximum class size is 14 students.
Responsibilities will include but will not be limited to: create lesson plans, teach up to 26 hours/week, grade papers/exams, participate in school meetings and events, stay in touch with parents. The position also involves meeting with students who are struggling with keeping up with the workload (tutor/counselor) and coordinating student activities.
We are looking for candidates who can make at least a 2 year commitment and are passionate about teaching.
Easter, Christmas, and summer paid vacations, health insurance, Christmas bonus
Level of Language Proficiency
Minimum Education Required