Head of Faculty of Mathematics, Cayman Islands

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Cayman Prep & High SchoolCayman Islands

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Start date: August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: CI$ 39,000 to $55,000 per annum
Contract term: Fixed Term

Owned and operated by the United Church in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands Cayman Prep and High School is a private, co-educational Christian school with over 970 students ranging from Kindergarten to Year 13 and offers a British-based international curriculum leading to IGCSE / GCSE and A-level qualifications. The school is renowned for providing a stimulating learning environment in which our students become critical, creative thinkers, responsible citizens and lifelong learners. This is evident in our consistent record of outstanding academic achievements, pastoral care and wide range of extra-curricular activities.

The High School invites applications from fully qualified, enthusiastic and experienced candidates to join our high-performing teaching team in August 2019 for the following position: HEAD OF FACULTY OF MATHEMATICS

The successful candidate will be an experienced Head of Faculty with significant leadership experience, leading a successful and highly achieving Department. The successful candidate must have a degree in Mathematics, an internationally recognized teaching qualification such as a PGCE or a Bachelor of Education in Mathematics and a minimum of 5 years’ current experience teaching Mathematics at Key Stage 3, 4 and 5. The candidate will have recent experience and up to date knowledge of the British National Curriculum especially regarding the CIE/WJEC syllabus to Alevel, and have a record of high achievement/value added results. The successful candidate will be passionate about teaching Mathematics, be highly organized and have excellent communication skills.

In addition to the requirements for the position listed above, the successful candidate must be:

  • An excellent classroom practitioner with creative and innovative ideas, committed to achieving high academic standards and passionate about creating a stimulating and student-centered learning environment
  • Computer literate, especially using Microsoft Office products. Experience with SIMS would be an advantage
  • Willing to be involved in a wide range of school-related activities
  • Expected to fully adhere to and support the Christian ethos of the school


Prior experience teaching and leading in a multicultural international school environment is an advantage.

Salary range for the position listed above is: CI$ 39,000 to $55,000 per annum commensurate with experience based on the School’s point salary scale. Other benefits include medical insurance and contribution to a pension plan and relocation allowance, including airfare.

Further information about the school can be viewed on the school website www.cayprep.edu.ky.

APPLICATIONS WILL ONLY BE CONSIDERED IF SUBMITTED ON THE RELEVANT APPLICATION FORM (available on the website) and forwarded along with a covering letter and CV to:

Mr. Karl Murphy, High School Principal
P.O. Box 10013
Grand Cayman KY1-1001
Cayman Islands

Deadline for receipt of applications: March 18, 2019

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More about Cayman Prep & High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: (High School), 559 Walkers Road, PO Box 10013, Grand Cayman KY1-1001, Cayman Islands
Telephone: +1345 949 9115