Teacher of Science (Chemistry), San Jose, Costa Rica

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The British School of Costa RicaSan Jose, Costa Rica
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The British School of Costa Rica is seeking a talented, enthusiastic and dynamic Teacher of Science (Chemistry) to join our secondary teaching faculty in January of 2021.  

The successful candidate will join a stable and friendly teaching faculty that provides ongoing support and professional development.   With an average class size of approximately 20 students, the candiates will be expected to facilitate student-centred learning experiences in General Science (Y6 to Y9) and Chemistry (Y9 to Y12).

The British School of Costa Rica

Since opening its doors in 1981 the British School has been focused on delivering a high-quality education to local and international students resident in Costa Rica.   


The BSCR is dedicated to developing globally aware , multilingual, lifelong learners with the key skills to fulfill their potential


The BSCR will be a leader in educational innovation with a culture of excellence characterised by personalised learning


Creativity, Honesty, Independence, Respect, Responsibility

Our student body of approximately 850 students (Pre-K to Y12) follow a learning continuum of international and national curricula including: IEYC, IPC, IMYC, IGCSE and the IB Diploma.

Accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), the International Baccalaureate Organisation (IBO) and the Costa Rican Ministry of Education (MEP), the British School prides itself on developing students with the skill set to enter the best universities around the world.

Living and Working in Costa Rica

As the capital of Costa Rica, San Jose is the political, economic and social heart of the country.  Known internationally for peace and its high standards of living, Costa Rica offers a variety of life experiences including a vibrant cultural scene, beautiful beaches, tropical rainforests and a comfortable year-round climate.

For more information about this position please see the attached job description or visit our website:  www.thebritishschoolofcostarica.com

To make a formal application for this post please send a copy of your CV and letter of application to staff.applications@bscr.ed.cr

More about The British School of Costa Rica
Address: Final del Blvd de Rohrmoser, 125m Norte, Santa Catalina, Pavas, San José, Costa Rica. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +506 2220 0131