T he vision behind Cuixmala School is to provide a new standard of excellence in education and further stimulate growth for the Coast of Jalisco.
The mission of the school is to create a learning environment where students master core academic subjects, where physical education and the fine arts are indispensable and where responsible ethics and values are woven into the curriculum to craft leaders of tomorrow.
Cuixmala School is an independent, not for profit school. The Cuixmala School will function in three languages; English, Spanish and French. We use high energy, student-focused relevant/experiential learning. The candidate must be highly motivated, energetic, and willing to use new teaching methods to bring the best out of every student. We also want our students to feel loved every day.
We are looking for a certified elementary school teacher/ middle school teacher to handle classes from grade k- 7 at our multi-grade, alternative school here in Mexico. We are looking for a teacher to cover classes in their native language of English but also require that you have a high level of fluency in Spanish.
Teachers are expected to teach up to 25 contact hours plus an added 15 hours of planning a week. Administrative skills, drama, dance, music and wellness teaching experience are highly desired. Candidate must also have an interest and desire to learn about indigenous teaching techniques and feel that character development is integral to a healthy education.
Our school is located in a remote area of Mexico surrounded by beautiful nature and some of the nicest beaches in the world. The nearest large city is 3 hours away so if you are a city person this position is not for you.
We offer housing and a competitive Mexican salary.
Please submit resume, cover letter and two professional references to Dean at firstname.lastname@example.org