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Middle School (grades 6-8) Health Teacher; Guatemala City; 2018/19 school year

13/12/17 19:57
5 Applications
Job Type:
Full Time
Start Date:
July-August 2018
General school profile:
This vacancy is for an independent, non-profit, non-denominational, co-educational, bi-cultural, bilingual (English-Spanish), college preparatory institution in Guatemala City that offers a rigorous academic program modelled after the best educational practices and methodologies of the US. 

Position overview:
The teacher needs to have experience with social emotional frameworks and be equipped to teach an in-depth and well-rounded health education class. The teacher will deliver a curriculum that advances topics such as nutrition, substance abuse prevention, human growth and development, and family life. Individuality and mutual respect are central to all Health Education courses. 

Minimum requirements: 
- Master’s degree preferred and/or related degree in Health Education and appropriate coursework in content area to be taught OR a degree in Anatomy, Physiology, Biology, Psychology or related content area with teacher certification.
- Experience teaching health at middle or high school levels. 

Preferred qualifications:
- Experience teaching health and social-emotional learning at the middle school level. 
- At least three years of health teaching experience at the middle school level. 
- License to teach health education.
- Experience teaching in student-centred learning environments and with collaborative practices.
- Bilingual (English/Spanish)
- Experience with student enrichment and advisory programs.
- An understanding of Standards Based Grading. 

Guatemala City

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