Secondary Psychology and Sociology Teacher - Kuwait - Immediate

School - Middle East
Bilingual, USA
Secondary/ Middle(12-15), Secondary/High(16-18)
Start Date:
20 September 2020
Initial Contract Length:
1 year, renewable
Curriculum Experience Required:
No - flexible

CO-VID 19 UPDATE: Successful applicant will begin the position by teaching on-line in their home country until travel and lockdown measures are eased; please note the time zone difference.

Location: Kuwait
Salary Range: KWD750-1080 tax free per month
Benefits: Free Furnished Accommodation / Annual Flights / Local Medical Insurance
Contract Length: 1 year

Candidates are required to have the following:
Curriculum Background: US preference
Minimum Experience: 3 year preference
Qualifications: Bachelor in Science (see below for more detail)

A long established independent co-educational US / bilingual curriculum school is seeking a range of educators for primary, secondary and managerial roles for the next academic year. KG and Elementary teachers need to have a Bachelors in Early Years or Elementary Education or a Bachelors Degree in a subject typically taught in a homeroom setting alongside a relevant graduate teaching diploma; secondary teachers need to have a first degree that matches their teaching subject plus a teaching component such a PGCE or a Bachelor of Education in Physics. Candidates need to know that this is not a typical western expatriate school; students are mainly local or Arab where English as a second language is spoken, Cultural intelligence is a must and an ability to adapt your local domestic curriculum experience to a local context will be very important.

Requirements to apply for this job - copies of:
Degree + Transcripts
Professional references

Please contact your local Edvectus advisor today.
Number Of Students:
Student Make Up:
80% local + Arab / Asian expatriates
Regional Info:
Kuwait is your prototypical oil-rich state, and provides ex-pats with a gentle transition into the Muslim world. In your free time you can enjoy wandering around mosques, souks and other sandy traces of bygone Bedouin days. Behind the glitzy opulence lies a deep sense of traditional values and warm Arabian hospitality. Kuwait City and the surrounding communities are developing into buzzing metropolises with gleaming high rises, numerous luxury hotels, brand new shopping malls, lots of cafes and restaurants, cinemas and lush parks set along wide avenues. Kuwait is now regarded as a relatively safe destination with plenty to interest the traveler,
Tax Rate:
Tax Free
Flights -yearly, Gratuity or end of service bonus, Housing - provided, Medical or Health insurance, Transport to/from school, Utilities paid
Suited To:
Activity - swimming beaches, Activity-typical land sporting types, Activity-typical water sporting types, Climate - warmer, Dependent children - Not very suitable, Holiday destination - not typical, Infrastructure - Moderately developed, Suburban, Unmarried partners - not suitable, Westernised - moderately, Women - more restrictive than most
Minimum Years Experience:
Curriculum Experience Required:
No - flexible
Will Accept Newly Qualified Teachers:
Visa Restriction:
Younger than 60