Position: Primary Teacher
Required: August 2019
Curriculum: Cambridge Assessment International Examinations (CAIE) curriculum
School Vision / Ethos: This ambitious and expanding International school seeks to provide an international education of world class standards for international and local children using a blend of Cambridge International and British curricular. They have a purpose-built school with some of the best sports facilities in Dar es Salaam. This is a new school adding a year at a time, opening Year 7 in 2019, hoping to build towards following the IGCSE curriculum and then the Cambridge AS and A-Level. They already have a reputation as a school with high standards in which all children make progress.
Tanzania is a stunning country in East Africa. This school is located just north (16km) of the culturally diverse and thriving city of Dar es Salaam. Boasting bustling craft markets, restaurants and nearby beaches. Dar is a vibrant hub for further travel - the exotic Zanzibar is a cheap ferry ride away.
You will be teaching English, Maths, Science, Geography and History (the remaining subjects: Swimming, PE, Music, Art, Drama, French and Swahili are taught by peripatetic teacher).
Teachers with experience are preferred. You should have International curriculum experience ideally however, other curriculum experience will still be considered. You need to be flexible and adaptable - Africa is not for everyone but for those with an adventurous spirit and an attitude of openness will thrive. You should be committed to your teaching and to nurturing inquisitive minds.
Package: Monthly salary after tax from approximately $1600 US per month (dependant on experience). *Please note cost of living is VERY LOW and you will likely save more than $1000 of your salary monthly. Accommodation allowance is provided and is usually in a 2 bed house or apartment (fully furnished and normally includes cleaner and gardener). You will receive International medical insurance. Tuition is free for up to 2 dependants.