Elementary Teacher

Learning Jungle School - More Info

Learning Jungle International School is looking for an energetic and enthusiastic Teacher for its growing elementary (Gr. 1 – 6) campus in Phnom Penh. The school follows the Canadian School Curriculum.

Job Description:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of and love for young children and enthusiasm for developing a happy, creative atmosphere for the children
  • Plan, develop, conduct and monitor courses for presentation to students according to approved curriculum keeping in view the individual learning needs of the children
  • Lead students in activities to promote their physical, mental and social development and their school readiness
  • Prepare, administer and correct tests
  • Prepare and implement remedial programs for students requiring extra help
  • Teach students using lessons, discussions, audio-visual presentations and field trips
  • Assign and correct homework
  • Evaluate the progress of students and discuss progress results with students, parents and school Management team. Provide supervision and guidance of daily activities, field trips and special activities
  • Establishing and maintaining a warm supportive relationship with the families of the children
  • Develop course materials and curriculum content
  • Keeping accurate and current, the records as required by the School
  • Attending weekly meetings and professional development and Parent-Teacher meetings as requested
  • Discuss progress and problems of children at staff meetings
  • Being responsible for maintaining a safe, clean, stimulating environment for children in the assigned classroom and for the School
  • Establish and maintain a warm supportive relationship with families of the children
  • Perform other tasks requested

Job Hours

  •  7:30 AM – 4:30 PM, Mon – Fri, includes ample prep time. School year: January – December

About Learning Jungle International School

Learning Jungle International School, provides education using the Canadian elementary school curriculum for children in the 6 - 12y age group. The Elementary School campus has several classrooms, a large gymnasium, a swimming pool, well-equipped library with computers. Entire premises is air-conditioned

About Cambodia (Place and Cost of Living)

Traveling and working in a new country is different, but we will meet you at the airport and make sure that your accommodation needs are met right from day one. With breakfast and lunch covered when school is open, the food expenses for teachers are relatively low. An average meal costs $2.50. Furthermore, with a generous number paid of public holidays (up to 23), combined with 18 days of paid vacation, teachers can look forward to exploring this beautiful country and its peoples in their free time

Cambodia is a tropical country blessed with year-round warm weather, fine beaches (Phnom Penh is not far from the sea) and friendly folk and relatively low cost of living. International visitors to Cambodia all come back home with great memories and a life-changing experience

Posted: September 2018
This is a Direct to School Job
Phnom Penh , Cambodia
November 2018
1 year
Licensed Teacher
Elementary, Middle School
USD 2000 - 2500

Job Benefits

  • USD $2,500/month for 1st yr, USD $2,750/m for 2nd yr, USD$3,025/m for 3rd yr
  • First week of accommodation free and assistance in finding accommodation
  • Holidays 2 weeks in July, 2 weeks in December, 6 annual days of sick leave
  • Up to 23 Public Holidays / year paid for
  • Breakfast and Lunch Provided at School
  • Flight to / from Cambodia once / year

Qualifications and Requirements

Teaching Credential/License
  • High Energy and a Kind Presence
  • Native English speaker with a passport from one of the following countries: Canada, USA
  • Valid Teaching Certificate
  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree

Important Qualities:

  • Leadership
  • Communication skills
  • Positive Attitude, Mature Outlook, Responsible, Dependable, Integrity, Teamwork

About Cambodia

Teachers can find English teaching jobs in Cambodia in language schools or public school classrooms. Having a teaching certificate or TEFL certification can increase teachers’ salaries dramatically, so prospective English teachers are recommended to complete a TEFL course before applying for jobs to teach in Cambodia.

Phnom Penh
15 million
Riel (KHR)