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Mercy Ships


Mercy Ships
Cotonou, Benin, West Africa, Benin

Date Posted: 02/20/2009
Categories: Education
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Mercy Ships seeking volunteer teachers for hospital ship - Africa Mercy

Our K-12 school, the Mercy Ships Academy, is in need of qualified Christian teachers to serve the 50-60 children of our crew. Our school uses an American structure and curriculum while our teachers and students come from many nations.

The following positions are needed for the 2008-2009 school year:
School secretary
3rd and 4th grade
7th - 12th grade History *
7th - 12th grade Math *
*Subjects such as Bible, PE, Art, Life Skills, and French are taught by Academy teachers in addition to their normal class assignments.

If interested, qualified candidates should request a Mercy Ships Application and a Mercy Ships Academy application. Family housing is currently full and couple housing is limited.

An Application and more teaching details can be found at: and

Applicants should be certified, have at least two years experience, and be able to commit for at least two years (August 2008-August 2010). All volunteers are required to cover crew fees of approximately $ 600.00 month plus health insurance. A Mercy Ships donor is willing to cover the cost of travel to the ship in Liberia, if needed by the applicant.