Elementary English Teacher 2021-2022 School Year

Published: 29 Apr, 2021

Erikson School

Visit website   apply@erikson.edu.mx
Mexico, Zapopan, Guadalajara
Full time

Job title

Elementary English Teacher

Job description

At Erikson School our elementary students are fully immersed in the language for at least 50% of their day allowing them to acquire tools that facilitate learning and thinking in English. Students understand the context of the language while being exposed to natural expression of words and phrases allowing them to see, hear, feel, think, and “live the language.”

About Guadalajara/Zapopan
- Erikson School is located in southwest Guadalajara, Mexico.
- Beautiful city, culturally rich, low cost of living for foreigners who work here, excellent gastronomy, large expat population, many things to get involved with around the city
- Close proximity to beaches, main cities, and many other tourist attractions (Vallarta, Sayulita, Matzamitla, Guanajuato, San Miguel de Allende, Tlaquepaque, etc.)

We are looking for dedicated and enthusiastic native English teachers to share their knowledge and love of the teaching with our elementary students.

Salary and benefits

Benefits
-Monthly pay starting between 10,000 pesos and 16,000 negotiable based on experience
-Paid training
-Basic health care (IMSS)
-Two weeks of paid summer vacation, two weeks of paid Christmas vacation, two weeks paid spring break for foreigners
-Christmas and flight bonuses for foreigners
-Financial support for higher education
-Professional development support

Requirements

Requirements
-Native or fluent English speaker
-Classroom experience
-Outstanding personal and interpersonal communication skills
-Excellent organizational skills
-Sensitivity to the development stages and well-being of ELLs
-Ability to incorporate current technology into the classroom environment
-Ability to work with a diverse array of individuals
-Mínimum 1 year commitment
-Understanding of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and GSuite (Mail, Calendar, Docs, Slides)
-Cultural sensitivity and ability to adapt in foreign environments
Pluses
-Written or spoken Spanish skills
-Experience teaching elementary-aged students (1st through 6th grade or 6 years old to 11 years old)
-Experience with SEP, Cambridge SuperMinds CLIL, Reading A-Z, or Next Generation Science Standards
-Experience with Google Classroom or other LMS

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