Teaching Positions Available in Djibouti

Date posted:2023-01-08 | Writer: International School of Djibouti | Email: [email protected]

The International School of Djibouti is a growing school in the Horn of Africa seeking to offer a world-class, English-based education for local and expatriate families. The International School of Djibouti is seeking teachers to work with our diverse student body of Djiboutians and expats in our school community.  We are currently hiring for 2 opportunities: 1.) Head Teacher of the Kindergarten-1st grade class - the successful candidate will take up the appointment ASAP; and 2.) Head Teachers for various classes for the 2023-2024 school year, to begin in late August. We currently have five classes at our school: Pre-school, Kindergarten-1st grade, 2nd -3rd grade, 4th-5th grade, and 6th–8th grade, plus a web-based high school. Currently, we have around 90 students.  Our school has a family atmosphere that incorporates American curriculum and cultural norms with those of the local context. This year a typical class size is 16-20 students.Candidates should have the following minimum characteristics:• Bachelor’s degree• 2 Solid references• Willingness to make at least a one-year commitment• Noble-hearted calling to a service postPreferred characteristics:• Two years’ experience in elementary or secondary education• Experience with non-native English-speaking students (and ideally ESL certification)• Certification in an American educational systemStipend and benefits:• $15,000 + (dependent on experience, qualifications, etc.)• Travel expenses to and from Djibouti yearly• International health insurance plan• Housing + basic furnishingsTo apply, please contact the email address given in the job heading.