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Job details
Employer Colegio Hispano Inglés de Las Palmas
Location Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (Spai
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts 1st September 2017

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, Manchester, East Midlands, Glasgow, Belfast, etc). For more information visit this link

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  and

Job Description

We are looking for a qualified full-time Primary Teacher. 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.

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 Fluent 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 recent photograph, contact details (skype username, phone and email) and email addresses of two references to:

Closing date: Tuesday 21st July 2017
Interviews: From 5th June 2017

Skype and phone interviews are available for teachers who are currently overseas.

Our Website:

Colegio Hispano Ingle´s de Las Palmas
Paseo Madrid, 2, 4 and 6
35005  Las Palmas de Gran Canaria
Islas Canarias - Spain

+34 928 25 16 16


About the employer

Information about Colegio Hispano Inglés de Las Palmas
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Primary
Funding status State
Age range 4 - 7 years
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Locations and contacts

Infant School
Britannia House
Calle García Morato
Las Palmas
Gran Canaria
Canary Islands