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Rosslyn Academy

Middle School Teacher (Language Arts and Social Studies)

Rosslyn Academy
in the area of Gigiri, Nairobi, Kenya

Date Posted: 11/19/2009
Categories: Education
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Rosslyn Academy is a Christian international day-school serving over 500students in grades K-12. The school is fully accredited with both the Middle States Association (MSA) and the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). We have an international staff, though most are recruited from the United States and Canada since Rosslyn uses North American curriculum and standards. Rosslyn Academy is a joint effort of the Mennonite, Southern Baptist, and Assemblies of God missions in Eastern Africa, though the school is non-denominational in faith, practice, and hiring.

Salary at Rosslyn Academy accommodates a wide range; from fully supported and seconded staff from mission organizations, to partial support, to fully salaried staff hired directly by the school.

Rosslyn Academy, a fully accredited K-12 international Christian school, serving the Christian mission community with the US curriculum, is seeking professionals who:

•Are committed to the Lordship of Christ in their life
•Believe that they are called to serve the body of Christ as a teacher
•Demonstrate leadership in their Christian evangelical church
•Hold a BA or higher degree in education
•Have at least two years experience with the US education system
•Possess the interpersonal skills and dispositions to work cooperatively and collaboratively with colleagues as team players
•Possess the literacy, critical thinking and technology abilities associated with the concept of an educated person and are committed to lifelong learning
•Speak and write English fluently and communicate clearly
•Have content knowledge that includes a strong sense of the concepts, purposes and intellectual process associated with the discipline they teach
•Provide a nurturing and caring environment for all students.
•Possess the skills and dispositions necessary to establish a classroom environment that stimulates critical thinking and inquiry
•Model respect for individual differences and appreciation of the basic worth of each individual and culture
•Demonstrate enthusiasm for co-curricular areas

To apply for this position please download an application from our website: