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Community Partners, Inc. (COPA)

Education Advisor

Community Partners, Inc. (COPA)
Barahona, , Dominican Republic

Date Posted: 08/19/2008
Categories: Education
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
"Teach Teachers how to Teach"

COPA is looking for a third Education Adviser to support the expansion of its work into Partnership Schools from the spring.
This post is a 2 year contract. COPA pays a local stipend (approx US$450/month)and provides one return flight, insurance and accommodation on site.

The responsibility of the Education Adviser is to work alongside the School Headteachers in La Hoya and Bombita, Dominican Republic and new partnership schools and support them in their work to improve the quality of primary education.

B.Ed. or PGCE in Primary Education or US equivalent
Teaching experience in the UK or US
Training experience
Computer literate
Flexible, creative, resourceful
Sympathy with the philosophy and aims of COPA
Able to work within a multi-cultural setting and an international team
Able to work within a structured framework (i.e. COPA)

Competency in Spanish
Experience of working overseas
3 years teaching experience in the UK or US