Teach English in Guatemala
CITY: Guatemala City
SALARY: US$ 1,100.00 to 1,200.00
Acquire abroad teaching experience! And travel throughout the beautiful Central American region!!
Currently looking to fill, but not limited to, positions in:
THE EARLY LEARNING CENTER, ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, and IN THE HIGH SCHOOL MATHEMATICS and SCIENCE DEPARTMENT.
COLEGIO DECROLY AMERICANO:
Colegio Decroly Americano, is a private, coeducational, bilingual (English-Spanish),and a non sectarian school, founded by FomentoEducativo in 1993. The school was established with the purpose of offering an education based on excellence.serving approximately 1,000 students K-12 grade. Our institution strives to provide students with a challenging academic program in English and Spanish while fostering the values of responsibility, independence, respect creativity and critical thinking, thereby preparing them for a productive adulthood.
EDUCATIONAL EXCHANGE PROGRAM
• Monthly stipend paid in local currency
• Air fare FROM THE US OR CANADA ONLY, (the return portion will be provided upon completion of the contract)
• Housing is provided in a shared two-bedroom furnished apartment that includes all basic utilities, cable, internet, electricity, etc.
• Local medical insurance
• Transportation to/from school on school buses
• Cell phone
• After-school clubs/tutorials for an additional stipend.
*The school opens a bank account and debit card with a local bank.
The monthly stipend is paid in local currency, and it is goes from US$ 1,100.00 to 1,200.00, the cost of living in Guatemala is less expensive than in the US or even other South American countries.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
B.A./ B.S. in related field, teaching certificate a plus, Early Childhood Education, however the ideal candidate must have experience working with students in a structured environment. This is a great opportunity for newly graduates who wish to start a career in the teaching field.
HIGHLIGHTS AND QUALIFICATIONS
Must be a highly qualified and competent teacher, who is committed to the welfare and education of all students. Ability/knowledge to write weekly teaching plans based on established curricular maps and benchmarks.
Will develop a balanced program with appropriate activities designed to encourage pupils to develop good skills and attitudes. Will establish and maintain standard of pupil behavior needed to provide an orderly, productive classroom environment.
Will evaluate each student’s development in the course(s) being taught and prepare necessary reports. Must communicate student’s progress to parents on a regular basis through written reports.
Interested candidates should send their CV with recent photo, including qualifications, reference letters, copy of passport, and previous experience via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org