English Teacher (m/f)

The Aga Khan Academy Maputo

The Aga Khan Academy Maputo is recruiting an English Teacher (m/f), to be based in Maputo, Mozambique.
  • What are the Aga Khan Academies?
  • In 2000, His Highness the Aga Khan called for the establishment of an integrated network of schools to be located in countries across Africa, South and Central Asia, and the Middle East. The first of these Aga Khan Academies was opened in Mombasa (Kenya) in 2003, the second in Hyderabad (India) in 2011 and the third in Maputo (Mozambique) in 2013. When complete, the network of Academies will form a global learning community of 18 schools in 14 countries. They will eventually serve approximately 14,000 girls and boys of exceptional calibre, graduating 1,500 students annually
  • The aim of the Academies is to develop future leaders with the skills, knowledge and dispositions to support positive development in their societies. The Academies will achieve this by identifying exceptional young people from all backgrounds and providing them with the highest international standard of education. Selection is based on merit and is means-blind. Financial aid is available to support students without the financial means
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  • Programme: IB PYP, MYP and DP
  • Start Date: 1st August 2020
  • A Bachelor’s degree with teaching qualification
  • At least 3 years’ experience in teaching
  • Demonstrated ability to create and maintain an atmosphere of high expectations for teachers and students
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills in relating to parents, students and other teachers
  • Willingness to engage with faculty members across the grade 1–12 continuum
  • Inspire and motivate students gain a deeper appreciation for English Literature
  • Bolster academic attainment at both the PYP, MYP and DP, with particular attention being paid to students’ achievement in English MYP and DP
  • Experience working in a cross-cultural environment
  • Experience with residential programmes is an advantage
  • Commitment to the co-curricular life of the school is expected
  • Track record of producing exemplary results at the IB Exams or Moderation
  • Grounded knowledge in educational research
  • Willingness to engage with faculty members across the grade 1–12 continuum
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted
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  • How do I take this further?
  • Please contact Aida Nhachengo, Aga Khan Academy, Maputo on for the Terms of Reference
  • Package: Salary and package to attract the best candidate
How to Apply
1. Documentation
  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
2. Application
Company profile

  • The Aga Khan Academy Maputo opened in 2013 as the third in an integrated network of schools being established across 14 countries in Africa, Central and South Asia, and the Middle East. Currently, we have around 160 students, in the academy and growing further
  • The academy programme is bilingual: English and Portuguese
  • The Aga Khan Academies focus on excellence: we aim to develop students to become home-grown leaders who can enact positive change in their societies. We provide a rigorous education for exceptional students selected on merit, regardless of their socio-economic, cultural or religious background
  • The Academies customise the IB curriculum to our mission of building future leaders. We aim to stimulate creativity, intellectual curiosity and honest enquiry.

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  • Published 08.10.2019
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