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Newton College (Lima, Peru) is a leading, private, Peruvian-British, co-educational school, located on a beautiful campus with excellent facilities that include a study centre in the Amazon Rainforest. We have a student roll of 1560 and we deliver the International Baccalaureate Primary Years and Diploma Programmes and the IGCSE. We belong to the Latin American Heads Conference (www.lahc.net).


At the moment we have the following job opportunities.


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We are looking for an enthusiastic and collaborative primary school teacher, preferably with experience of teaching the IBPYP to bilingual pupils for the majority of whom English is a second language.

We expect candidates to be able to:

• Plan and deliver consistently high-quality lessons;
• Work collaboratively with colleagues showing team spirit;
• Participate actively in the ongoing development of the written curriculum and resources;
• Show a commitment to professional growth, self-improvement and the sharing of good practice;
• Demonstrate good organizational and communication skills;
• Have a genuine interest in the general well-being of pupils;
• Incorporate the use of technology in lessons.

Applicants should send their CV (no more than 2 pages and with the contact details of 3 recent referees) and a covering letter (no more than one page) to: recruitment@newton.edu.pe

The deadline for applications is: September 22nd, 2017.
We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and collaborative primary school teacher to take on the role of Mathematics Coordinator in the Lower School.

The post involves coordinating the Mathematics programme for student from 1st Grade to 5th Grade (6-11 year olds)
The candidate should have experience in working with Mathematics within a transdisciplinary context. The candidate should preferably have experience of teaching the IBPYP to bilingual pupils for the majority of whom English is a second language. The candidate should be comfortable working in collaborative planning teams, have positive relations with staff, and solid organizational skills.

The Mathematics Coordinator would also have a teaching load and would be expected to:

• Plan and deliver consistently high-quality lessons;
• Work collaboratively with colleagues showing team spirit;
• Participate actively in the ongoing development of the written curriculum and resources;
• Show a commitment to professional growth, self-improvement and the sharing of good practice;
• Demonstrate good organizational and communication skills;
• Have a genuine interest in the general well-being of pupils;
• Incorporate the use of technology in lessons.

Applicants should send their CV (no more than 2 pages and with the contact details of 3 recent referees) and a covering letter (no more than one page) to: recruitment@newton.edu.pe

The deadline for applications is: September 22nd, 2017.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and collaborative Humanities teacher for the secondary school age range. MYP experience will be considered an advantage. Experience in teaching one or both of History and Geography, and any other of Civics, World Religion, Business Management, Political Science and Archaeology will also be considered an advantage.

We expect candidates to:

• Be committed lifelong learners who are enthusiastic about professional growth
• Have a passion for teaching and learning
• Be enthusiastic about, and aspire to lead, change and improving standards
• Want to work collaboratively, as part of a dynamic, forward looking team
• Care about the holistic development of their students
• Believe in the importance of a concept driven, interdisciplinary, inquiry led curriculum

In our last school review, conducted by the IB and LAHC in 2014, two of our most significant commendations were the “outstanding dedication of teachers” and the “excellent attitude of students”. These strengths were evident in the Humanities Department which was commended for “The very high quality of teaching and learning observed in many classes” and “The outstanding student behaviour and attitude toward learning”.

Applicants should send their CV (no more than 2 pages and with the contact details of 3 recent referees) and a covering letter (no more than one page) to: recruitment@newton.edu.pe

The deadline for applications is: September 22nd, 2017.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and versatile mathematics teacher to join a thriving and forward-thinking department. A modern and constructivist approach to teaching and learning is essential. We would welcome applications from all suitably-experienced and qualified candidates.

We expect candidates to demonstrate:

• The ability to plan and deliver consistently high-quality lessons to students aged 11-18;
• The concern to form trusting, caring relationships with students;
• A commitment to teamwork, collaboration and professional development;
• Good organizational and communication skills;
• A commitment to learning basic Spanish and embracing Peruvian culture.

In our last school review, conducted by the IB and LAHC in 2014, two of our most significant whole school commendations were the “outstanding dedication of teachers” and the “excellent attitude of students”.

Applicants should send their CV with the contact details of 3 recent referees and a cover letter to: recruitment@newton.edu.pe

The cover letter should explain why you would like to work at Newton College and how your skills and experience match our needs.

The deadline for applications is: September 29th, 2017.