MS Social Studies Teacher - Colegio Hacienda Los Alcaparros - Colombia

Colegio Hacienda Los Alcaparros is situated 30-minutes away from Bogota in the mountains of La Calera. This is an ideal environment for learning that takes students away from the fast-paced city life and into a natural environment. The campus is highly secure and provides quality infrastructure designed for optimal academic pursuits including top-notch science labs, a Mac lab, outdoor and indoor sports facilities and many areas for play and exploration. The school’s strengths lie in active, project-based learning and in music and art formation.

We are looking for a middle school (grade 6+) social studies teacher.


  • Plan and deliver daily effective differentiated instruction
  • Develop a balanced social studies program involving factual background material, material on current events (emerging ciriculum), discussion time, and other appropriate activities designed to encourage creative thinking and problem solving.
  • Engage parents and families in their child’s academic success
Posted: December 2017
This is a Direct to School Job
La Calera , Colombia
August 2018
1 Year
University Graduate
Gr. 6
USD 1000 - 2500

Job Benefits

  • Monthly salary
  • Accommodation for the first two weeks
  • Visa sponsorship
  • Airport pickup and transfers to residence in Bogota
  • Country and city orientation and Spanish learning support
  • 1 month holiday over Christmas break
  • Transportation to and from school
  • Lunch / Monday to Friday

-Bonus upon completion of contract

Qualifications & Requirements

2 Years
  • Native English speaker
  • Bachelor degree + teaching experience or TEFL/TESOL Course or Degree in Education
  • Age 21+
  • Citizen of Canada, United Kingdom, Ireland or United States
  • Be in good mental and physical health
  • Background check
  • Available to start in August 2018