Teacher of Physical Education, Cayman Islands

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St. Ignatius Catholic SchoolCayman Islands
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: CI$42,864 - CI$50,366 per annum
Contract term: Fixed Term

St. Ignatius Catholic School is a private co-educational school with approximately 668 pupils ranging from Nursery to Advanced Level (Year 13). The school is recognised for its academic rigour, its excellent discipline and its caring and supportive Christian ethos. It also enjoys an unrivalled reputation for IT innovation and technology for learning on the island. It follows the English National Curriculum to I/GCSE with many students progressing to our A-Level programme.

We invite applications for Teacher of Physical Education for September 2018.

All applicants must have either a B.Ed. or subject degree and PGCE, with recent, relevant experience of at least 4 years teaching the English National Curriculum at Key Stages 3 - 5. Successful applicants should also have significant experience of teaching boys P.E. as well as mixed gender groups in Key Stages 3 - 5.

We are hoping to appoint a candidate who can also demonstrate the following qualities and experience:

  • Be enthusiastic, committed and have strong subject knowledge.
  • Has recent experience in teaching GCSE or IGCSE and A Level Physical Education.
  • Can demonstrate a commitment to teaching a range of extra-curricular sports activities to include football, basketball and cricket.
  • Shows evidence of recent/up-to-date sports coaching/officiating qualifications.
  • Has experience in teaching upper Key Stage 2 P.E.
  • Has recent experience in teaching another subject area in Key Stage 3 or 4.

As a Catholic school, we strongly encourage committed Catholics to apply; however, we also welcome applications from non-Catholics. We expect all applicants to fully support the religious ethos of the school.

Salary range CI$42,864 - CI$50,366 per annum. Benefits include medical insurance, contribution to a pension plan, relocation allowance and end of final contract repatriation allowance. The school also offers one free school place for the child of an employee. Contracts are for two years initially and may be extended annually by mutual agreement.

The teacher application form can be found on our website http://www.st-ignatius.com/about-us/job-openings. All completed applications are to be emailed to general@st-ignatius.com. We will not accept any other form of application. No additional documentation is required at this time. Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed via Skype.

Deadline for receipt of applications is 23rd February 2018.

599 Walkers Road
Grand Cayman KY1-1102
Tel: (345) 949 9250

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Address: P.O.Box 2638, KY1-1102, Cayman Islands
Telephone: +1345 9499250