Elementary Teacher - American School of Ulaanbaatar - Mangolia
No experience required
12th July 2017
Applications close in 15 days
ASU is located in Ulaanbaatar, the capital city of Mongolia. It is a private school with an international accreditation from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).
We follow the Massachusetts curriculum standards for students in pre-kindergarten (age 4) through grade 12. Our student population is about 85% Mongolian, with the remaining students from about 20 different countries, and is mostly comprised of students whose first language is other than English. We prepare our students to succeed in English speaking colleges and universities and help them build the skills and attitude necessary to be intellectually reflective, lead a lifetime of meaningful work, be caring and ethical citizens, and be physically and mentally healthy.
ASU is looking for teachers who are interested in working in a creative, collaborative learning environment with an international student population. Our dynamic, progressive and balanced academic program is aligned with the Massachusetts Curriculum standards. The homeroom teacher is responsible for teaching the core subjects. You will collaborate with your grade-level team. Maximum class size for grades 1-5 is 24 students, with smaller classes for our early childhood program. The language of instruction is English.
Applicants must have an education degree and current teaching certification.
Two years teaching experience is preferred; however, all qualified candidates will be considered.
Qualifications & Requirements
Applicants must have an education degree and current teaching certification
Two years teaching experience is preferred; however, all qualified candidates will be considered
SALARY AND BENEFITS
Competitive salary with $2,000 re-signing bonus
Annual round-trip airfare to/from home of record; 50% of the airfare ticket for accompanying spouse at the beginning and end of the contract
International medical insurance
Private, fully-furnished on-campus accommodations (or allowance for off-campus housing)
Shipping allowance of up to $400 at the beginning of contract and up to $600 at the end of contract
Tuition waiver for one child per teacher
Monthly salary is based on a 10-month distribution