Recruitment Of Interns
Liberty American School offers the opportunity of internships to qualified and passionate candidates from around the world. Descriptions of internships and the process of application can be found here.
1) ESL/ELL Teacher
English as a Second Language or English Language Learners, class is meant specifically to instruct students who are native speakers of other languages. The range of students comes from our Elementary, Middle, and High School departments. This position requires a thorough knowledge of the English language and the ability to identify what areas a student needs assistance. An added benefit is the ability to speak other languages in order to communicate difficult concepts or topics in a language well understood by the student. Content can consist of rote pronunciation techniques, quizzes, textbooks, videos, computer lessons, oral and written reports, and more. It is useful to combine basic skills with real-life interactions such as shopping, school, home life, etc.
2) PE Teacher Assistant
Teaching Assistants are responsible for supporting the PE and/or swimming class to whom they are assigned in the teaching and learning process. They should also assist the teacher in creating a physical and emotional environment for students that is safe, supportive, motivating and in all ways conducive to learning. Teaching Assistants should also give administrative support to the class teacher.
3) Music Teacher Assistant
Teaching Assistants are responsible for supporting the Music Teacher to whom they are assigned in the teaching and learning process. Typical responsibilities include acquiring appropriate teaching materials and resources, teaching music theory, aural skills, and practical techniques to students, motivating and encouraging students and progress, assessing student abilities, organizing recitals and concerts for school events, and any other department related duties as assigned by the Music Teacher or Principal.
4) Classroom Floater
This position requires adaptability and flexibility as the duties include assisting in various classrooms as deemed necessary. Responsibilities can include substitute teaching in the absence of a teacher, assisting projects and lessons, and other such duties.
An initial application must be submitted along with a photograph and CV. After review, Human Resources and/or the school Principal will contact qualified candidates to schedule an online interview via Skype. After completion of the initial interview, the hiring committee will deliberate and the suitable position and terms. Successful candidates will receive communication within one week after the completion of the initial interview. It is expected that all interns purchase their own passport, entry visa, and any necessary medical provisions such as vaccinations. Airfare, transportation in-country, accommodation, and any salary allowance will be communicated on a case by case basis directly to the candidate once a successful interview has been carried out.