Secondary Business Teacher - Kuwait - August 2019

Employer
Edvectus
Location
Kuwait, Kuwait
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jan 24, 2019
Ref
J8635
Job Category
Teaching, Business Teacher
Grade Level
High School
HIGH SCHOOL TEACHERS NEEDED FOR THRIVING SCHOOL IN KUWAIT . BUSINESS TEACHER - AUGUST 2019.

This is a school that represents a great opportunity for young teachers to gain exposure to all disciplines in an enriching, energized and very well managed learning environment. Any enthusiastic teacher will find this school a very hospitable place of work with many like-minded teachers who all help it to thrive and evolve. Don't miss this opportunity to make a difference.

This bilingual school located in an affluent area close to the Kuwait towers caters for about 2240 students from 3- 18 years of age. Most of the student population (about 90%) are local Kuwaitis with the remaining 10% coming from other Arab expatriate families. The school offer an American bilingual curriculum although promotes traditional Kuwaiti traditions and heritage. The KG and elementary classes are based in a traditional homeroom setting. From Grade 6 to Grade 12 the school is segregated. Elementary teachers have a teaching schedule of 22 out of 40 periods a week, and secondary 26 out of 40 a week. Class sizes are reasonable and classroom support is available in younger grades.

As well as demonstrating a cultural tolerance, teachers need to accept that the school operates a curriculum that is standardized across the year groups which leaves little margin for independence and creativity. The culture is exam and success orientated. The school offers a tax-free salary starting from KD705, single occupancy accommodation, annual flights, local medical insurance, paid utility bills and a one year renewable contract.

For more information about the school and location please speak with your Edvectus consultant today!