Type : Local vacancies

Category : International stream teaching and leadership vacancies

Role: Teacher of English as a Second Language and Year 10 Homeroom Teacher; Head of ESL may be available for the
Location: Baku, Azerbaijan
Employer: MTK International School
Application date/s: Friday 8th March
Start date: As soon as possible, following interviews on Monday 11th March
Contract type: Full time, permanent
Salary: 1200-1500 Azn; more for an ideal candidate or one capable of also discharging the management role of Head of English as a Second Language
Contract Term: Full time, permanent
About the position: We seek a committed, enthusiastic career teacher to appoint as a Secondary Teacher of ESL and Year 10 Homeroom Teacher (combined role is essential).
Essential Requirements:

  • an appropriate pedagogical degree and background;
  • experience of teaching the syllabus for Cambridge IGCSE ESL;
  • the ability to plan active, relevant, engaging and effective lessons and learning experiences for Secondary students, aged 11-16;
  • excellent skills classroom management, discipline and the ability to form friendly but appropriately formal relationships with students;
  • a clear understanding of how parent communication should be managed in an international-style school environment (as opposed to a local school environment);
  • a clear understanding of lesson planning and differentiation;
  • a high level of personal and professional presentation / skill (smartly dressed, good social skills, team player);
  • a high level of integrity and the ability to receive feedback;
  • a sincere interest in professional growth and developing a serious career in education at MTK school.
  • Also desirable would be:
  • internationally recognized qualifications in ESL such as TEFL, CELTA etc. (They don't need to be a qualified teacher);
  • experience of observing lessons, feeding back to teachers;
  • experience of leading pedagogical training or Cambridge Curriculum;
  • experience of chairing meetings, minuting these in a manner that enforces accountability, managing teachers, timetabling and curriculum development;
  • experience of teaching the Azerbaijani ESL school curriculum and preparing students for state tests in English;
  • experience of teaching the syllabus for Cambridge Global Perspectives.

Interested candidates are requested to submit (in Word or PDF format), attached to an e-mail: (1) a letter of interest specifying particular suitability for the position and availability (250-300 words), (2) a current resume (CV) with a photo. Send materials via e-mail to hr@mtk.edu.az specifying the job title in the subject
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. A competition will be conducted according to the appropriate
Complex offers a competitive remuneration package and attractive conditions of employment of high standard. For more information about Complex, please visit http://www.mtk.edu.az/en/

To apply for this position please send a comprehensive CV, recent photo and covering email, explaining your suitability for the role, addressed to hr@mtk.edu.az