Year 6 Teacher - British School of Egypt
Date 2016-06-17 22:06:26 Location : Middle East
The British School of Egypt in Giza
Start date August 2016
The British School of Egypt in Giza are recruiting for a Year 6 teacher to join the school in August 2016.
The British School of Egypt are looking to recruit dedicated teachers that have a desire to ensure that children reach their potential in all academic areas, with high regard for developing children’s musical, dramatic and sporting abilities.
Applicants must be UK qualified teachers, hold UK Qualified Teacher Status and have a relevant teaching qualification. Recent experience teaching the British National Curriculum is essential.
The school is happy to consider applications from strong newly qualified teachers.
Interviews for this vacancy will be held via Skype or phone.
The British School of Egypt in Giza is a co-educational British international school offers a hybrid curriculum comprised of the British National Curriculum and Egyptian Ministry of Education Curriculum.
The school has been designed in compliance with British Schools for the Future (BSF) standards meaning it is modern, with a wide array of facilities on offer for pupils and staff. The campus is split into four separate sections, Administration, Foundation, Junior and Senior.
Accreditations for this school come from the British Council, Qualifications & Curriculum Development Agency and the International Schools Committee of Egypt (ISCE). Examinations at the school are run in accordance with Cambridge International Examinations and Edexcel.
The school is well equipped with learning facilities and has a number of libraries, laboratories and IT suites as well as numerous Art, Drama and Music rooms.
Egypt is one of the most historic and diverse countries on earth. Famous attractions such as the Pyramids of Giza, Luxor, the Nile and diving in the Red Sea draw thousands of tourists every year. However Egypt also has a large expat population, drawn to the country by; a low cost of living, warm climate and the nation’s rich and historic culture.
This School is located in Giza, home to the great pyramids. Giza is located just outside Cairo, a bustling city with a population of around 18 million. The city is diverse and metropolitan providing residents with a huge variety of shopping, dining and cultural opportunities.
Benefits of working in Egypt
Non-Contact time: Is about 55-65% of the timetable, which allows you to do all your preparation work at school instead of taking it home.
A Full Time Co-Teacher: This teacher will be working alongside you, implementing the teaching and learning process
6 Form Entry: The BSE is a 6 form entry from Nursery (f1) to Year 4. In Years 5 and 6 it is a 4 form entry. Therefore the paper workload is always divided by the number of teachers across the Cohort.
Paperwork: Paperwork in Egypt is nothing near the paperwork that you have to carry out in the UK. It gives you a real chance to enjoy teaching and celebrate and track pupils’ learning.
Tax Free Salary ranging from 20,000 to 26,000 Egyptian Pounds (EGP) net per month, this equates to approximately 1,600 – 2,000 pounds per month
An annual London-Cairo-London Ticket
Accommodation allowance of 4,000 Egyptian Pounds (EGP)
Free Transportation to and from the school
Applicants should bear in mind the cost of living is very low in Egypt.
With regards to accommodation most apartments range between 3,500-7,000 Egyptian Pounds, it depends on where you live. Apartments tend to be more expensive.
Applicants must be UK qualified teachers with a relevant UK teaching qualification and QTS.
The school will consider applications from newly qualified teachers.
Interviews for short-listed applicants will be held immediately via skype.
To apply for this position, please send your CV, supporting letter & photograph to April.firstname.lastname@example.org or call April Plant on +44 (0) 207 259 8771 for more information
For VISA purposes please can we require the following information:
1) Date of birth 2) Martial status 3) Your Nationality 4) If applicable the Nationality of your Wife/Husband/ Nationality of your children