Vacancies

(Job Ref#B137-23-24) Teacher – Science (Physics) (2 vacancies) (High School)

Date Posted: Friday 10 May 2024

Vacancy Type: Full-Time

Closing date for application: 27/05/2024 11:59pm

 

CAYMAN PREP & HIGH SCHOOL

Owned and operated by the United Church in Jamaica and the Cayman Islands

 

Cayman Prep and High School is a private, co-educational Christian school with over 1,000 students ranging from Kindergarten to Year 13 and offers a British-based international curriculum leading to IGCSE 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.

We are looking for enthusiastic, positive, and forward-thinking individuals to join our supportive, collaborative community. We are focused on child-centered excellent education and learning for all and invite your application to be a part our high-performing team at the High School site in August 2024 for the following positions:

 

Teacher – Science (Physics)                            (2 vacancies)                                                                                                          (Job Ref# B137-23-24)

The successful candidate should have a degree in Physics or a Physics related science degree, an internationally recognized teaching qualification, such as a PGCE, Bachelor of Education or H.Dip.Ed in either Physics or a Science discipline and a minimum of three years’ experience teaching Science at Key Stage 3,  Physics at Key Stage 4 and 5. It would be an advantage for the successful candidate to have experience in teaching more than one science discipline at Key Stage 4 and the proven ability to teach Physics at Key Stage 5 (A level).

 

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

  • Must be an excellent classroom practitioner with creative and innovative ideas and committed to achieving high academic standards.
  • Must have recent teaching experience in the relevant subject and up to date knowledge of the British National Curriculum.
  • Must have excellent communication skills, both oral and written, and can differentiate learning to meet the 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 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 positions listed above is CI$49,700.00 – CI$68,500.00 per annum commensurate with experience based on the school’s point salary scale.  Benefits include:

 

  • Generous medical insurance plan – medical premium cost paid for employee at 100%
  • Contribution to a pension plan
  • Exceptional monetary relocation allowance on arrival
  • Return Airfare on initial relocation
  • Annual travel allowance
  • Discounted school fees: first child 100% and 50% for up to 2 additional dependent children
  • Tax free salary
  • Generous school holidays
  • Continued Professional Development Opportunities throughout the School Year

 

 

 

Cayman Prep and High School is fully committed to safeguarding the welfare of our children and young people and expect the same commitment from all our employees. All successful candidates will be subject to enhanced pre-employment clearance including identity checks, criminal background checks, qualification checks and employment checks to include an exploration of any gaps in employment and three satisfactory employment references.

Further information about the school can be viewed on the school website: www.cayprep.edu.kyAPPLICATIONS WILL ONLY BE CONSIDERED IF SUBMITTED ON THE RELEVANT SCHOOL APPLICATION FORM (available on the website) and forwarded along with a covering letter and CV to:

Mr. Karl Murphy, High School Principal

P.O. Box 10013

Grand Cayman KY1-1001

Cayman Islands

Email: hs-recruitment@cayprep.edu.ky

 

Deadline for receipt of applications: Monday, May 27th, 2024

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

 

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