Geography Teacher, New Cairo, Egypt
TAX FREE salary £25,896 - £34,800 + furnished accommodation + annual return flights (for teacher, spouse and up to two dependents), free tuition for up to two dependents + medical insurance + shipping allowance
Drawing upon 150 years of experience, resources and a rigorous set of academic standards in the UK education sector, their brand new college opened its doors to its first students in August 2016.
Cairo is an exciting and vibrant place to live and offers an excellent standard of living. It is also a very convenient location for travel and exploring the delights of South East Europe, North Africa and the Middle East. The College is located in the outskirts of Cairo, close to the airport and between two affluent areas of Maadi and New Cairo.
The Curriculum in their Early Years and Primary school follows the English National Curriculum, enhanced and adapted to meet local requirements. In the Secondary school, students will follow the English National curriculum in Years 7-8, IGCSE in Years 9-10/11 and the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme or A levels in Years 11 12/13.
Due to continued growth, they have a number of exciting opportunities available.
Experience of the IGCSE is essential. Experience of A Levels or the IB is preferred. Candidates should have the experience and flexibility to teach Geography across the age range of the Secondary School.
The successful candidates will be highly committed team players with the drive, energy and passion to develop this new and forward-looking school. Applicants must be willing to lead by example and play a full part in the College’s pastoral care and co-curricular programme.
- Bachelor’s degree in relevant subject area.
- Minimum 2 years’ experience in working with students in the relevant age group.
- Experience in an international school is preferred but not essential.
- Experience of the British education system is essential.
- Experience in raising achievement and setting aspirational targets is essential.
- TAX-FREE salary (dependent on experience) with scales rising annually
- Free, fully furnished accommodation (including utility bills)
- Medical insurance
- Annual return flights for spouse and up to dependents
- Free schooling for up to two dependents
- Shipping allowance at start and end of contract
August 2017 start.