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Job details
Employer Almuñecar International School
Location Spain
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed

Almunecar International school is situated in a beautiful location between the mountains and the sea in the Costa Tropical between Malaga and Granada in Spain.

We are a small international school following the British curriculum but currently have a student population of 70% Spanish and a mixture of mostly English and Northern Europeans making up the rest of the school population.

We have happy and enthusiastic children and a friendly and committed staff. . We can offer an amazing location and a lifestyle change/experience. We can offer a typical Spanish salary for the post.

We are recruiting for the following teacher:

SECONDARY ART TEACHER (preferably with Geography or English)

We seek an experienced, flexible and well-qualified professional who combines creative energy with the highest teaching standards. Above all we seek a real commitment to academic excellence. We require a B.Ed. or PGCE with a minimum of 2 years relevant teaching experience and qualified teacher status (QTS). In the first instance the post is for two academic years although this may be extended if both parties are in agreement. FROM 01/09/17 UNTIL 30/06/19

We are looking for someone who can teach Art in the secondary school. Please indicate in your letter of application any additional subjects you are able to offer.


The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of the importance of observing and assessing student's development in order to inform planning. She / he will be familiar with English programs of study and will be able to create a welcoming and stimulating classroom environment. Knowledge of Cambridge International curriculum including A levels and IGCSE would also be helpful. Knowledge of Spanish would be an advantage.

At AIS, we value team players who can communicate with their colleagues, other staff and parents in a positive, professional and productive manner. We are looking for a passionate, optimistic, curious and reflective educator who possesses a deep commitment to teaching and shows creativity in their work.

We are particularly looking for candidates who are:

  • child focused,
  • computer skilled,
  • proactive, 
  • flexible
  • embrace change and innovation
  • Strong practitioner willing to continuously develop classroom skills
  • And have a  commitment to International Education

Further information about the school is available on our website:  All applicants must have a passion for teaching, at least two years teaching experience, qualified teacher status (QTS), a good working knowledge of latest UK practice and an entitlement to live and work in Spain. Please send an up to date CV with 2 professional referees to the Head teacher, Ms Fiona Jacobs
School Email: along with a formal letter of application outlining what you would bring to our school.

Deadline for applications:30/ 06 /17
Interviews: week commencing: as soon as possible

Further details:

We look to safeguard the children in our care. Applicants must agree to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the position. This will include checks with previous employers and the DBS (ex CRB) or Police authorities.
Full contractual details will be discussed with short listed candidates.

Locations and contacts

Avda. Capitan Rodriguez
Urb. Los Pinos
+34 958 639003