Physical Education Teacher, Mexico

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Greengates SchoolMexico

Date posted:
Start date: August 2017
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term


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The British International School in Mexico

Greengates School is a prestigious British International School in the northwest suburbs of Mexico City with approximately 1200 students aged 3 to 18. Our diversity is exemplified by the fifty nationalities represented in the school community. Greengates offers the IPC in the Primary School and University of Cambridge IGCSE followed by the IBDP in the Secondary School.

The school, which provides a caring, nurturing environment where students are encouraged to become independent learners, has developed an excellent reputation both throughout the region and globally over the past 65 years. Greengates’ students consistently achieve outstanding examination results at both IGCSE and IBDP level with many of them going on to attend some of the world’s finest universities.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and dynamic professional to the post of Physical Education Teacher with effect from August 2017. Applicants must be female. Applicants must have at least two years of experience working in an athletic or sports related area.

Suitable candidates:

  • Must have a PE Degree – including Teaching Degree, PGCE or equivalent
  • Must be able to teach across the age and ability range
  • Will analyze, demonstrate, and explain basic skills, knowledge, and strategies of formal sports and games
  • Be able to work cooperatively with other physical education teachers in planning a balanced physical education program
  • Must inspire students to be actively interested in PE
  • Must have strong speaking and listening skills
  • Need to be able to communicate and demonstrate it properly. PE teachers must be able to observe all their students and maintain discipline within the class
  • Must be involved in after school activities

Experience of teaching IGCSE and IBDP English would be an advantage.

Greengates School offers:

  • A two year contract
  • Generous local salary
  • Sterling displacement allowance
  • Gratuity
  • Major Medical insurance
  • Annual airfare
  • Rent subsidy
  • Holiday bonus
  •  UK National Insurance contributions

Applicants should email Mrs. Liliana Kuroda at   with the following:

? Letter of application

? Full CV with photograph

? Three professional referees with email and phone contact information (one of whom must be your current Head of School).

Job location

More about Greengates School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: The British International School in Mexico, Av. Circunvalacion Pte. 102, Balcones de San Mateo, 53200, Mexico
Telephone: +52 537 30 088
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Greengates School, founded in 1951, is a private coeducational day school on a purpose built campus in the north-western part of Mexico City. A British International school with approximately 1200 students aged 3 to 18, Greengates caters primarily to...