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Mercy Ships
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Lindale, TX

Mercy Ships


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Published 3 months ago

Recurring
Weekdays
Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Teacher

Mercy Ships is looking for K-12 teachers across all subject including but not limited to English/Literature, Science, French, Math, PE/Technology, History, etc. Onboard Academy offers the highest level of primary and secondary education to the children of long-term volunteers serving on our ships.

Our teachers make this education possible; working with Academy students to provide a learning and growing environment unlike any other. Take your teaching skills beyond anything you thought possible - with a volunteer opportunity onboard our hospital ships.

“I love teaching kindergarten on the Africa Mercy because I get to be with my students all the time. I get a fuller picture of who they are as people and how I can best teach them!”

        -   Beth Kirchner, Kindergarten Teacher onboard the Africa Mercy

Day to Day:

The below volunteer positions, part of the Academy will be located on the Africa Mercy and Global Mercy, the world's largest non-governmental hospital ships. The preferred minimum time commitment for this role is two years. We recommend all interested applicants to submit an application at least six months in advance of your target service date.

Preschool Teacher

Kindergarten Class Teacher

Grade 1 Teacher

Grade 2 Teacher

Grade 3 Teacher

Grade 4 and 5 Teacher

High School English Teacher

High School Math Teacher

Science Teacher

Social Studies Teacher

P.E. and Technology Teacher

French Teacher

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in education or related field from an accredited college or university is required
  • Two years classroom teaching experience, preferred
  • Current teaching certificate / license required
  • Clear criminal records check, background check, and/or working with children certificate (or national equivalent)
  •  Acquire an Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) Teacher Certificate within one year from date of hire

Mercy Ships is looking for K-12 teachers across all subject including but not limited to English/Literature, Science, French, Math, PE/Technology, History, etc. Onboard Academy offers the highest level of primary and secondary education to…

Details at a glance

  • Fee Required: $250
  • On-site Location
  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available
  • Language / Cultural Support Available
  • Groups Welcome
  • Families Welcome
  • International Volunteers Welcome

Location

Mercy Ships

Lindale, TX

How to Apply

Start Date: Early 2021 (January or April) Pending Covid restrictions.

Application Deadline: October 30th, 2020

Please complete your application here: https://opportunities.mercyships.org/

Email Brian Arfmann at brian.arfmann@mercyships.org

Start Date: Early 2021 (January or April) Pending Covid restrictions.

Application Deadline: October 30th, 2020

Please complete your application here: https://opportunities…

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