Cayman International School (An ISS-Governed School)

Cayman International School (An ISS-Governed School)

Yes, it's true, we have a beautiful island, and we have beautiful buildings, but most importantly, we have devoted our lives to bringing out the beauty in every child. With more than 750 students (PK-12), Cayman International School (CIS) is dedicated to a mission to Connect|Inspire|Serve. Driven by Community Principles and Learning Principles, an extraordinary school culture has grown. Students in the CIS community are engaged in an exceptional educational experience that prepares them to be innovative learners, encourages creativity, promotes problem-solving, and instills integrity. With more than 40 nationalities represented in the student population, children at CIS have the advantage of learning in a collaborative and active environment that brings together a wealth of diverse perspectives. CIS is an IB school, inspiring children to be active contributing members in a global society and empowering students to be agents for positive change.

  • About the School
  • Working with Us
  • Benefits
  • Vacancies
2002
Private
Not for Profit
International Schools Services
0.00
Day
Co-Educational
None
Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSACS)

Contact Information
Contact Details
345 945 4664
Campus Address
Cayman International School
95 Minerva Dr
Cayman Islands
Not set
Grand Cayman
Grand Cayman
KY1-1206

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Education Information
Common Core
Common Ground
IB DP
United States of America
English
Nursery
12

Tuition Fees
13475.0
26280.0

Teacher Information
143
32
68
15

Student Information
770
31
135
335
150
150
0
25
75
42
Teaching Information
180
August
Yes
No
No
No

Job Types and Salaries
Administration assistant
28000.00
47900.00
School Counsellor
58000.00
82000.00
Teacher
58000.00
82000.00
Teacher's Aide/Education Assistant
25000.00
31600.00

Visa Requirements
Minimum Qualification Level
Teachers: Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred) in Education or area of specialization; Teaching License; Training from an Education program or school with a US-based curricular focus; Prior experience in Project Based Learning or similar progressive pedagogy; Minimum of 2 years experience
School Benefits
Number of Contract Days
Typically 180 teaching days and 10 Professional Learning days. 197-day contract (typically 190 working days) for teacher and teacher assistant positions; 212-day contract for office positions.
Taxes
There are no taxes in the Cayman Islands
Retirement
5% employee and employer contribution to pension plan after 9 months of employment
Flights/Transport
Arrival flight reimbursed for each full time faculty member hired from overseas and one dependent permanently residing in Grand Cayman. Flight reimbursement (max $1000 USD per person) for economy tickets from USA home of record
Moving Allowance
CI$2000 (USD$2400) settling-in stipend for teachers hired from overseas at start of contract
Dependent Opportunities
Teachers receive tuition benefits for dependent children - 100% - First Child, 50% - Second Child, 20% - Third Child
Medical
Employer pays 75% of Prime (standard) health insurance plan
There are no vacancies at this time