Sunday, February 5, 2017

Teaching Position 2017-2018 in Haiti

The children pictured above are: Isaac, age 15 - Hope, age 15 - Noah, almost 13 - Phoebe, age 10 - and Lydia, age 9.  These five kids are in 4 different grades. They are in need of an experienced and fun teacher for the fall of 2017. 

Emotionally stable people in good physical health will do best in Haiti.

Desired qualifications:
Teaching degree/certificate
Minimum one year prior teaching experience  - Minimum age 25 
Provide references (personal, professional, spiritual) and demonstrate maturity - submit to a background check
Flexibility and a sense of humor to deal with less than ideal circumstances such as: heat, bugs, no hot water or no water at all, no air-conditioning, funky tropical illness, lack of electricity, political instability, limited entertainment options, etc., etc.
Must be a self-starter

Ability to commit to the one school year - August 2017 through second week of June 2018.  (Three weeks off at Christmas - one week at Spring Break) 

Minimum commitment is ten months.
Interested candidates should send cover letter and Resume to Troy/Tara Liveay at: 

A salary commensurate with experience will be paid. Some past teachers have also done fundraising to supplement the salary we paid. Compensation also includes a small furnished apartment.

Ideal situation: A couple that can work/teach/live together - Or one single applicant.
Apartment that is provided is large enough for two people.