The position for Biology Teacher - Grades 9-12, Cairo, Egypt - Sept 2012 in Cairo, Egypt is no longer available
Biology Teacher - Grades 9-12, Cairo, Egypt - Sept 2012
Biology Teacher: High School - Grades 9-12
School: American School
Location: Cairo, Egypt
Start Date: September 2012
This well established co-educational school based in Egypt are looking for a inspirational Biology Teacher to teach High School students of the American School.
This school has roughly 1500 pupils aged 3-18 years old. The American school runs from Grade 1 12 and the British School runs from Foundation Stage to A Level. This school is recognised as one of the best international schools in Egypt. The British school achieves exceptional GCSE and GCE results and has been rated as Good with Outstanding features by the Department of Education through British Schools Overseas. The American School is accredited by AdvancEd (NCA-CASI); and the British school by BSME. The school is well staffed & resourced and staff retention rates are incredibly high. Approximately 80% of teachers extend beyond their initial contract and nearly 50% have been employed for 5+ years.
The Ideal Biology Teacher:
Must be able to teach Biology confidently to High School level students
Must be an inspiring & a fully Qualified Teacher
Have a minimum of 2 years teaching experience post qualification
Have experience of teaching in the USA
Ideally have a current US Teaching License
Ideally be a US passport holder
Unfortunately, we are not able to accept applications from certain nationalities (notably South Africa, India and Pakistan, but also including a number of other African and Asian states) because we cannot get work permits for passport holders from these countries. Age restrictions also apply in order to get initial work permits.
The following benefits are offered for expatriate staff includes:
Tax Free Salary roughly $33,500 USD pa
Initial 1 or 2 year contract (can be discussed at interview)
14 weeks paid holiday per year
Annual return flight
Settling in & Baggage allowance
Free Transport by school bus
Although the salary may seem comparably lower than those in the USA, please remember the cost of living in Egypt is considerably lower. Expat teachers can expect to save around $750+ USD per month on this salary and still lead a very comfortable lifestyle.
For more information and to apply for this Biology Teacher position in Egypt, please send your CV & Personal Statement to Krystle at Vision Teaching or call +44 (0)207 430 7120
Vision Teaching is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children, candidates will be subject to a string of suitability and competency checks including an enhanced CRB disclosure issued within the last year and two satisfactory references.
If you do not hear from Vision Teaching within 72 hours following your application, unfortunately you have not been successful.