About This School
We offer a rich educational program, structured upon well-established curriculum guidelines from the Mexican Ministry of Education and the IB Primary Years Program. As an IB World School, we ensure a safe and thoughtful environment in which students are encouraged to grow as independent, respectful, responsible, and active citizens. We value constructivism and Multiple Intelligences as important components of the teaching/learning process. At the American School, we promote a cooperative and friendly work environment. We believe strongly in the importance of reflection, inquiry, and professional development.
We believe we teach our students to Live, Love and Learn! All learning at ASFC must exemplify our 5 Pillars: International Mindedness, Caring & Collaborative, Principled Communicators, Environmentally Cultured, Creative & Critical Thinkers; all within the framework of community values.
The American School is situated in Tuxtla Gutiérrez, the capital city of the beautiful state of Chiapas. Tuxtla is a fast growing, bustling city, alive with the vivid colors and energy of Mexico. Not far from the city are mountains, canyons, beaches, pyramids, and the ocean, just waiting to be explored. Tuxtla Gutiérrez offers delightful sunny weather all year round, delicious culinary flavors, and a culture rich in history and tradition. Here you can combine the security of access to familiar amenities with the excitement of living abroad in a Spanish-speaking community.
How to apply: Interested applicants should send a cover letter and a current CV (including photo) via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please note: to apply for a visa, applicants will need to present a recently apostilled degree.
The American School Foundation of Chiapas, A.C. is looking for passionate and professional full-time Upper School Physics, Biology and Chemistry Full-Time Teacher:
We are keen to hire teachers who are creative, enthusiastic, responsible, flexible, well-organized, principled, reflective, caring, and technologically proficient team players. IB experience and fluency in Spanish preferred.
We offer a two year contract; starting March or August 2019 (it can be extended after two years)
-8 hour workday
-Private and National Health insurance
-Housing at American School Residencies (Free WiFi, Swimming Pool, General areas, gym)
-5 (five) weeks or more paid vacation each year
-Salary: $12,000.00 pesos net**
-Round-trip airfare per year!
-VISA processing fees and costs
-Statutory holidays (Mexican holiday calendar)
-International Baccalaureate Courses
-We are part of the Mexican National Association of IB Schools IBAMEX.
**Starting salary, Masters Degree and/ or experience is considered.
- Upper School Physics, Biology and Chemistry Teacher