Standford International School Is Seeking a Dynamic And Experienced Secondary School English Teacher

Who We Are

A rare opportunity has arisen at Sandford International School, a school with a well established reputation for excellence and innovation, as well as being accredited by the IBO and Cambridge, we are authorised by the Ethiopian Government to provide a world class education serving the local and expatriate community of the culturally diverse Addis Ababa region.

Sandford International School is an equal opportunities employer “Sandford International. School is committed to;

a) safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children; and

b) as a Non-Governmental Organisation staff are expected to be non-partisan, committed to equal opportunities for all, irrespective of race, religion, and Sex and reject discrimination on any grounds” All staff members are expected to share this commitment. We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Secondary School English Teacher to join our successful English Department in August 2023.

Applications are welcomed from experienced candidates. A first degree and a teaching certificate (PGCE or equivalent) is required. A minimum of two years experience in a similar school setting is an advantage. IGCSE and IB experience is preferred. Experience teaching IB Theory of Knowledge would also be an advantage.

Successful applicants need to:

->Demonstrate an excellent teaching record and provide evidence of impact

->Be highly motivated with a successful track record of working with a wide range of staff, children and families

-> Have vision, creativity, drive and enthusiasm to develop teaching and learning at our school

-> Be able to communicate effectively and have a repertoire of inter-personal skills which motivate, lead, support and challenge other colleagues

-> Be committed to the safeguarding of children.

In return, we can offer you:

-> An opportunity to professionally develop within the school.

-> The chance to grow as a leader in a values-led organization, committed to CPD

-> A role in which you can really make the difference to the whole school improvement agenda

-> The opportunity to make a ‘real’ difference to the lives of young people at Sandford International School, improving their outcomes

-> A competitive tax-free salary

-> An annual gratuity

-> Annual return flights to your home country for the yourself, spouse, and up to two dependents (under 18)

-> International medical cover for you and your accompanying family

-> Fully furnished accommodation

-> Pick up and drop off at your residence in the morning and after school if required

-> Weekend transport for shopping in downtown Addis.

For further information or to discuss the post please contact Mr. Anthony Hamilton (Head of School) via Bezaye Kebede [email protected] (Head of HR)

How To Apply: Please use the ‘Quick Apply’ button (, and include a supporting statement, explaining how your experience to date matches our requirements.

NB: The school reserves the right to interview and appoint candidates before the closing date, and we encourage early applications for this post.

Application Deadline: 6th June 2023

The successful candidate will be subject to either a local or international police check.

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