Vacancies for Teachers – Ministry of Education
Applications are invited from qualified and experienced teachers to teach the following subject(s) in the High Schools of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas beginning 23rd August 2010: Mathematics, and Language Arts.
Requirements for the post are:
Bachelor’s Degree in the relevant subject area from an accredited institution and Teacher’s Certificate, Post-graduate Diploma or Diploma in Education;
- A minimum of five (5) years post-qualification experience.
The salary range of the post is $25,200 – $34,300 (Bahamian Dollars) per annum in the scale of S12A. Entry to the salary scale will be determined by qualifications and experience:
Teacher’s Certification and a Bachelor’s Degree: $25,200 per annum
Remuneration for post-qualification teaching experience will be a maximum of ten years at the following rates:
$350 per annum for every two years of experience acquired prior to 4th July 1999
$700 per annum for every two years of experience acquired after 1st July 1999
Successful applicants will be offered two (2) or three (3) year contracts and will receive a 15% gratuity upon satisfactory completion of the terms of the contracts.
The original and photocopies of the following documents MUST be presented at the time of interview.
Academic certificates & official transcripts ;
- Birth, medical, police certificates and marriage certificate where applicable;
- Valid Passport;
- 2 letters of reference;
- 2 passport sized photographs;
- Documentary proof of relevant post-qualification teaching experience.
Travel expenses to attend the interviews in London will not be reimbursed.
Interested persons may obtain application forms by post from:
Bahamas High Commission
10 Chesterfield Street
London W1J 5JL
Direct Tel: 020-7659-0829
Or via the internet www.bahamaseducation.com
The closing date for the receipt of all completed applications is:
Bahamas High Commission – 26th February 2010
Via the internet – 26th February 2010: firstname.lastname@example.org