The Ascension Island Government is looking for a Humanities Teacher. Two Boats School is the only school on Ascension Island and caters for around 100 children ranging from aged 3 to 16 years. The school follows the English National Curriculum and offers a range of IGCSE’s to our students. Due to the unique nature of the school we are ideally looking for a Humanities teacher that will also be able to teach an additional subject beyond History, Geography and RE. We are happy to consider a number of different combinations and would, therefore, welcome applications from a variety of backgrounds.
Ascension is a small volcanic island, situated in the South Atlantic, with a warm stable climate (26-34°C). Ascension is part of the wider overseas territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha. It is situated some 1,000 miles from the mainland of Africa and it is 800 miles from its nearest neighbour, the island of Saint Helena. This is a unique opportunity to contribute to our future success and to be part of a welcoming and friendly island community.
If successful, you would be expected to:
We are offering a two year contract with a salary between £16,539 and £20,000 per year (taxable in Ascension Island) dependent on qualifications and experience. You will also receive benefits worth up to £20,000 per year (dependent upon single or accompanied status):
This appointment will be subject to:
The start date for this role is flexible, however, we would need the successful applicant to start no later than the 10th of January 2020 but could start as early as the 7th of August.
Closing Date: 16th June 2019
Interviews: Week commencing 24th June 2019