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Primary Teacher

Abbotts Creek Elementary SchoolNorth Carolina

Contract Term: Contract (work visa lasts up to 5 years)

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic primary teacher interested in having an international teaching experience in the United States. 

We are hiring creative and dedicated professionals who believe all children have the ability to be successful. By working with us, you will join a vibrant learning community that values diversity, professional development and innovation.

Abbotts Creek Elementary is located on Durant Road across the street from Durant Nature Park and adjacent to the Abbotts Creek Community Center. The school opened to students for the 2015-2016 school year.

We are looking for an enthusiastic primary teacher interested in having an international teaching experience in the United States and becoming a cultural ambassador to help us inspire, educate and prepare our students for life in the 21st Century.

We are located in Wake County, North Carolina, an area frequently ranked as one of the nation’s best places to live and work. We employ nearly 19,000 staff and faculty to support more than 164,000 students.

Our robust support programs for current and future educators, beautiful school facilities and flexible school calendars are just a few of the many reasons to work in the Wake County Public School System. 

All international candidates are required to apply directly with our partner, Participate Learning. Participate Learning has been an official U.S. Department of State Exchange Visitor Program for more than 30 years and has helped more than 10,000 international educators have the experience of being a full-time teacher in the U.S. Participate Learning is designated to screen, provide visa sponsorship and support participants throughout their stay in the United States, in conjunction with their host school. Candidates must first pass Participate Learnings screening in order to be considered for this position.

About the role:

  • Primary Teacher
  • Full-time, full-year position
  • Willing to commit to a minimum of 2 years, with a maximum stay of 5 years 

Minimum requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years of full-time teaching experience in Primary Education.
  • Hold a teacher training degree for Primary Education. 
  • Must be currently teaching full-time
  • Hold a valid driver's license

How to apply:

Interested applicants should visit to register and fill out an online application.

If you have any questions/queries around the position, please contact . The school will not respond to any direct messages regarding the post. 

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