Position: High School Maths Teacher
Start Date: August 2014
Salary: Tax Free $39000
A creative Maths Teacher who is experienced teaching Algebra, Calculus and Geometry is required for an established school which caters for more than 2000 students of varying abilities area of Kuwait.
This bilingual school ensures all students can learn and achieve in different ways and achieve this through providing instructional support, offering differentiated strategies to support student learning, as well as incorporating modern teaching practices and professional development for the teaching teams.
Certifications Required: Bachelors in Maths with a supporting Teaching Certificate is required for Ministry approval
Teaching Experience: NQTs accepted
Curriculum: American national curriculum is desirable
Candidates should demonstrate flexibility, adaptability and a passion for student development.
Candidates must have a strong command of the English language and demonstrate excellent communication skills
Comprehensive tax free salary
Annual flights and medical Insurance
Strong leadership management
International cultural teaching experience
60 days Holiday per annum
Salary is tax free and is quoted as a monthly scale of KD655 - 755 / Allowances for positions of responsibility / Single Furnished Accommodation / Free Bus Transportation to and from school / Local Medical Insurance / Paid Utilities / Annual Flights
TEACHING IN KUWAIT Kuwait is a very attractive proposition for teachers considering a career overseas. Tax free salaries with generous benefits packages and professional development are complemented with the opportunity to teach both local Kuwaiti and international students while working in one of the wealthiest nations in the Middle East which is developing rapidly. Successful teachers working in Kuwait are energetic, flexible team players who are considerate of local culture and customs. A passion for education and a desire to facilitate students becoming successful lifelong learners will provide teachers with a rewarding experience. Opportunities in Kuwait include Primary / Elementary, Secondary / High School and Special Educational Needs as well as Significant Leadership positions. LIFE IN KUWAIT Depending on lifestyle choice Kuwait offers the benefits of both a western and Arabic cultures, modern international shopping malls, cinema's and American restaurants sit side by side local markets and coffee shops. There is a wide variety of sports and social clubs offering teachers the opportunity to mix with other likeminded individuals and while alcohol is prohibited in Kuwait there is the opportunity to travel to other locations such as Dubai and Bahrain very cost effectively. As with all countries in the Middle East, the climate is warm and humid (+40 degrees in the summer months), Kuwait does benefit from cooler winds and showers in winter months. Loose cotton clothing is advisable for the summer, for women shoulders and knees should always be covered and schools do have a strict dress code policy.