For academic year 2019-2020, we anticipate hiring two-three math teachers for our campuses overseas. If you have at least five years' experience teaching math at the high-school level and are interested in applying, please go to the employment page on our website to read more about our curriculum and position, as well as to apply.
Full-time teaching at SYA is a role that combines instruction, providing student guidance and frequent collaboration with faculty and staff from SYA (both locally and at other campuses) and at times other schools. Teachers are expected to use SYA’s mission statement as a guide to teach courses that focus on improving student skills in SYA’s four main areas of curricular focus: language acquisition, creative and critical thinking, intercultural competence and independence and interdependence.
Five years' of experience teaching high school math. Candidates must be able to teach Algebra II through AB/BC Calculus.
Additional Salary Information: In addition to teaching salary, SYA will cover the expense of a furnished apartment rental and round-trip airfare for faculty member and accompanying family. SYA also contributes to faculty member's TIAA account and provides overseas health insurance.
About School Year Abroad (SYA)
School Year Abroad (SYA) is a nonprofit, NEASC-accredited school with campuses in China, France, Italy and Spain. Founded by Philips Academy in 1964, SYA is now a consortium of 47 top independent schools. SYA’s hybrid approach to study abroad – U.S.-style education combined with local engagement through travel, activities and homestay – allows high school students to benefit from this rich overseas experience without losing a year of credit for graduation back home.