SECONDARY TEACHERS NEEDED FOR AUGUST 2016 Nigeria beckons the adventurous and the culturally connected to consider an enhancement of your teaching career in a well established private international school located in the vibrant and attractive coastal city of Lagos. Teachers must have at least two years experience of the National Curriculum of England and Wales and be fully conversant and practised in the Assessment for Learning Strategy. Skills of language and academic differentiation are essential, confidence of managing SEN support staff in an inclusive classroom setting a must and the ability to embed ICT in all areas of the curriculum highly desriable. Teachers must be willing to promote the development of SMSC across all areas of the school. With class sizes not more than 20 teaching academically motivated and well behaved students hailing from the host country and 24 others, this is an appealing professional opportunity to add to your blossoming resume. A handsome tax free salary is offered alongside an employment package that is most comprehensive including a single occupancy two bed apartment with access to pool , tennis courts and gym, free internet access and support, mobile telephone, cable television decoder and dish, free medical insurance, a shared car with help to find a driver, an annual return flight ticket and an end of contract baggage allowance. Please contact your Edvectus advisor today to find out more about this exciting venture and others that we have sweeping across the African and Middle East continents.
Number Of Students: 500
Student Make Up: Mixed (25 nationalites) but mainly Nigerian
Nigeria is commonly refered to as the ‘Giant of Africa’ in terms of its abundant resources and blossoming economy; it is the second largest in Africa (37th largest in the world) and it is predicted that it will overtake South Africa in the not too distant future. It is the most populous country in Africa and the seventh in the world. Although Abuja is the capital the largest city is Lagos; the country is mainly comprises of Christian and Muslim citizens, over 57 million. The country enjoys an appealing coastline and a dramatic interior of mountainscapes, jungles and grassland. Nigeria is not for everyone and as with any unfamiliar foreign country safety and security should be a priority to allow for a peaceful and trouble free social and professional life. Independent research is a must before considering a move to Africa.
Minimum Years Experience: 2.0
Curriculum Experience Required: Strongly prefer it
Will Accept Newly Qualified Teachers: N
Tax Rate: Tax Free
Housing: 2 bedroom
Benefits: Flights -yearly, Housing – provided, Medical or Health insurance, Utilities paid
Suited To: Activity – swimming beaches, Activity-typical water sporting types, Climate – warmer, Dependent children – Not very suitable, Holiday destination – not typical, Infrastructure – Not very developed, Suburban, Unmarried partners – not suitable, Westernised – not very, Women – somewhat restrictive