English Teacher, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria

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Colegio Hispano Inglés de Las PalmasLas Palmas de Gran Canaria

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

English Teachers for Nursery, Primary and Secondary

About us

Colegio Hispano Ingles de Las Palmas is a private international bilingual school in Gran Canaria (Spain) for students from 1 to 18 years of age that follows both Cambridge IGCSE and Spanish educational programmes. In addition to the English and Spanish languages the school curriculum also includes German and Mandarin.

Our staff is mainly formed by inspiring and innovative teachers with advanced ICT skills. As an organisation, we are committed to ensure quality of education, job stability and continuous professional development. Teachers have ongoing support from the Director of Studies and the head of each specific department.


Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spain) is the main city (population 400,000) of the Canary Islands and its international airport is very well connected to the UK. A number of budget airlines (Ryanair, EasyJet, Thomas Cook, Thomson, etc) offer cheap and direct flights to Gran Canaria from many UK airports (London, Man-chester, East Midlands, Glasgow, Belfast, etc). For more information visit this link www.grancanariainfo.co.uk/flights.asp

Gran Canaria is blessed with a wealth of natural resources, beautiful landscape for trekking, idyllic beaches like Maspalomas and Playa del Inglés, and ideal climate (temperature between 18-25°C) which make it possible to practice any type of outdoor sports throughout the year. For more information visit the website www.grancanaria.com and www.grancanariainfo.co.uk

Job Description

We are looking for qualified full-time English Teachers for our Nursery, Primary and Secondary schools.


Experience teaching English in Nursery school and Foundation Stage.


Experience teaching English, Maths and Science in KS1 and KS2. Being able to teach ESL students and preparing Cambridge Young Learners and ESOL exams would be an advantage: Starters, Movers, Flyers, KET and PET.


Being able to teach and prepare Cambridge IGCSE English exams in KS3, KS4 and KS5. Experience teaching Cambridge ESOL exams: FCE, CAE and CPE would be an advantage.

The ability and enthusiasm to organise and participate in extra-curricular and tutoring activities will be expected, as well as chaperone students on overseas tours.


- Bachelor degree and Qualified Teacher Status
- Must be a Native English speaker or bilingual C2 level
- Knowledge of Spanish is not required but it is desirable.
- An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.
- Advanced ICT skills: proficiency in both Windows and Mac OS is required.
- Valid EU working papers are essential.

If you fit the profile mentioned please send an application letter, a CV including a re-cent photograph, contact details (skype username, phone and email) and email addres-ses of two references to: info@colegiohispanoingles.com

Closing date: Tuesday 31st May 2018
Interviews: From 12th March 2018

Skype and phone interviews are available for teachers who are currently overseas. Our Website: http://www.colegiohispanoingles.com

Colegio Hispano Ingle´s de Las Palmas
Paseo Madrid, 2, 4 and 6
35005  Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Islas Canarias - Spain
Telephone +34 928 25 16 16
Email info@colegiohispanoingles.com

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More about Colegio Hispano Inglés de Las Palmas
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 1 - 17 years
Address: Institutional Headquarters, Paseo de Madrid, 4. Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, 35011, Spain
Telephone: +34 928 209 618
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