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Teaching opportunities in Kuwait

The English Playgroup & Primary Schools have been established since 1975. EPG consists of 30 Early Years Schools and 3 large Primary Schools. Our Primary Schools are accredited (BSO) and we are a member of COBIS. We also offer an NQT Programme for newly qualified Teachers.

Primary School Teachers teach in a homeroom class with between 25 and 30 students. They are responsible for planning and presenting lessons, attending meetings with parents and limited extra-curricular activities.

Early Years Teachers – we use a subject based team teaching approach in FS1 and FS2. Our English teachers work closely with our other specialist teachers to provide a dedicated educational service for our children. We keep numbers deliberately low with between 18 – 22 children.

Hours: 7am-2.45pm Sunday – Thursday

Teaching Hours – 21 hrs per week

You should have the following qualifications and skills:

Bachelor of Education or a PGCE

An engaging personality and teaching style, clear objectives for lessons, effective discipline skills, good classroom management skills, good communication with parents, high expectations, knowledge of subject matter, passion for children and teaching, and a sense of humour.

We offer a tax free starting salary of approximately 900KD (approx £2300).  Also accommodation including utilities, transportation and medical insurance.  We also offer an NQT programme, and mentoring opportunities.  Teaching in Kuwait also offers the opportunity to learn a new culture and provides many opportunities to travel.

New Teachers will start with us approximately 23rd August.

We will set up Meet and Greet sessions, tours around Kuwait, group activities, getting to know Management and returning teachers.

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