High School: ​​Teacher of Business Studies

Date Posted: Friday 20 November 2020

Vacancy Type: Full-Time

Closing date for application: 03/12/2020 12:59pm

Cayman Prep and High School is a private, co-educational Christian school with over 1000 students ranging from Kindergarten to Year 13 and offers a British-based international curriculum leading to IGCSE / GCSE and A-level qualifications. The school is renowned for providing a stimulating learning environment in which our students become critical, creative thinkers, responsible citizens and lifelong learners. This is evident in our consistent record of outstanding academic achievements, pastoral care and wide range of extra-curricular activities.

The High School invites applications from fully qualified, enthusiastic and experienced candidates to join our high-performing team in August 2021 for the following position: Teacher – Business Studies

The successful candidate must have a degree in Business Studies, an internationally recognised teaching qualification, such as a PGCE/PGDE or a Bachelor of Education in Business Studies and/or Economics and a minimum of two to three years’ current experience teaching both Business Studies and Economics at Key Stages 4 (IGCSE) and 5 (A-Level). Experience of teaching Year 9 enterprise or similar would be an advantage.

In addition to the requirements for the teaching position listed above, the successful candidate:

  • Must be an excellent classroom practitioner with creative and innovative ideas, committed to achieving high academic standards and passionate about creating a stimulating and student-centred learning environment;
  • Must have recent teaching experience in the relevant subject and up to date knowledge of the British National Curriculum especially regarding the CIE syllabus to A-level and have a proven record of high achievement/value added results;
  • Must have excellent communication skills, both oral and written, and can differentiate learning to meet the learning needs of each student;
  • Must have the ability to work collaboratively, while managing multiple priorities, setting and meeting appropriate targets, be solution driven and be a positive force of good at the school;
  • Must have experience with SIMS and be fully IT literate;
  • Must be willing to drive and support a wide range of school-related activities;
  • Must understand character-based learning and be able to deliver using an individual learning plan for every child;
  • Will be expected to fully adhere to and support the Christian ethos of the school.

Prior experience teaching in a multicultural international school environment is an advantage.

Salary range for the teaching position listed above is CI$43,500 – CI$57,500 per annum commensurate with experience based on the School’s point salary scale. Other benefits include medical insurance, contribution to a pension plan and relocation allowance, including airfare.

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