Primary Classroom Teacher

Canadian School of Bahrain - More Info

Seeking a Primary Classroom Teacher

Posted: July 2019
This is a Direct to School Job
Manama, Bahrain
August 2019
1 year
Licensed Teacher
Early Childhood, Elementary

Job Benefits

  • A brand new facility with state of the art resources 
  • Furnished apartment provided 
  • One flight annually to and from the school and the home destination.
  • Professional Development to provide consistent classroom experiences that mirror those in British Columbia Canada
  • An experienced BC principal to lead the professional team and the school
  • An exciting teaching and cultural experience in a modern Bahraini city
  • School year September – June including 3 weeks winter holidays, one week in February and one week in April plus other national holidays
  • An entry level salary comparable to salaries in British Columbia 
  • Bahrain medical Plan
  • Daily transportation to and from school

Qualifications and Requirements

Teaching Credential/License
  • Degree can be in liberal arts with a major in Education or an additional year in education beyond the undergraduate year
  • TESL/TEFL if the educational institution was not in an English Speaking country
  • Montessori or Early Childhood education certificates are insufficient for Grades K-3 
  • Teachers must be eligible to apply and meet the requirements for a British Columbia Teaching Certificate (Applications from Ontario College of teachers welcome)
  • Have a British Columbia teaching certificate or A teaching certificate from another Canadian province or Have a teaching certificate from a foreign  English speaking jurisdiction and meets the requirements of the British Columbia Teachers Regulation Branch.  (5 year undergraduate degree taken in English and a teaching certificate)
  • Training (or experience) in elementary education
  • Energetic, creative, and have the fortitude to meet the challenges of a first-year school
  • Understand a personalized approach to learning and assessment
  • Have training or understanding of the inquiry approach to teaching and learning 
  • Well versed in classroom teaching  with integrated learning methods ( as opposed to subject teaching) 
  • Well versed in 21st century teaching and learning

About Bahrain

Teaching in Bahrain allows educators to get to know this small but powerful island nation. Teaching jobs in Bahrain offer excellent salaries and benefits.

1.2 million
Bahraini Dinar (BHD)