Early Years Teacher, Peru

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Markham CollegePeru

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Start date: February 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

A member of the Latin American Heads’ Conference (LAHC), International Baccalaureate Organisation (IBO) and the Round Square Organisation, Markham College, Lima, is one of the leading independent schools in South America. 

With over 2200 pupils (3-18) and 360 staff across two campuses, the College has recently opened a new Nursery, a state-of-the-art Science Centre and world-class facilities for the Visual and Performing Arts.

The Early Years is a large section of the College on its own campus with 560 pupils between the ages of 3 and 7 and we are seeking an experienced and inspirational Foundation Stage teacher.

We are looking for applicants who are energetic, highly motivated and passionate Early Years practitioners and must be experienced in nurturing EAL learners with a learning through play approach.

We have 2 available roles; one in Nursery, ages 3-4, and one in Pre-Kinder (Reception), ages 5-6. We have four Nursery units and eight Pre-Kinder classes in two large open units.

Applicants need to be qualified teachers with QTS and have experience of working with the Early Years Foundation Stage curriculum. Being a team player and experience/expertise of working with a large team of teachers to raise standards in teaching and learning is essential. Experience of working in an open unit is an advantage.

The College has its own internationally competitive 12 point salary scale for overseas teachers ranging from US$55,218 to US$93,669 per annum, excluding allowances for posts of responsibility.

Applications with a covering letter and CV of no more than two pages should be uploaded  to the school’s application system (https://jobs.markham.edu.pe) as soon as possible and no later than Monday 19th November 2018.

Information about the College can be found at www.markham.edu.pe.


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More about Markham College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Upper School (San Antonio Campus), Augusto Angulo 291, San Antonio, Miraflores, Lima, Peru
Telephone: +51 1 315 6750