QSI International School of Astana

QSI International School of Astana

QSI International school of Astana, a non-profit institution that opened in September 2005, offers a high quality education in the English language for students beginning at three years old through secondary school (17 years old). Three out of four QSI Astana students are from other nations. An enrollment of 260 students is projected for the 2017-2018 school year, representing many nationalities, including students from the international, business, and diplomatic communities. QSI International school of Astana is fully accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (USA). Facility The school operates on a large, new campus and includes office space, 35 classrooms, library, three computer laboratories, art and music rooms, two baskeball court gymnasium, weight room, auditorium, science laboratories, medical office, a full preschool facility, and a cafeteria. The school grounds include a secure, fenced-in playground areas, an outdoor soccer field and track, and twenty-four hour security. Academic Program The academic program uses a Performance-Based approach to learning. This model insures mastery of specific skills and knowledge involving both individual and group instruction. The educational philosophy is founded upon the premises that: 1) All students can succeed. 2) Success breeds success. 3) It is the responsibility of the school to provide the conditions for success. Curriculum The curriculum includes English (reading, grammar, composition, and spelling), Mathematics (basic skills through advanced mathematics), Cultural Studies, Science, Art, Music, Computers, Russian, Spanish, Kazakh Studies, and Physical Education. Intensive English classes are offered to students 6-17 years old that need additional help with English. Computer use is integrated across the curriculum. The school seeks to provide students with an appreciation for the rich culture and history of Kazakhstan and Central Asia. Materials and equipment are up-to-date and of high quality. Class sizes are small, allowing for individual attention in all areas. Advanced Placement (AP) courses are offered in five disciplines for students that are ready for academic challenge.

QSI requires teachers to hold a Bachelor's Degree and Teacher Certification preferably from North America. QSI prefers that the teacher has a minimum of two years teaching experience. QSI hires teachers who love working with children. QSI requires personal interviews. Please go to www.qsi.org to learn more about where QSI will hold interviews. If you have questions about your qualifications please send a CV, certification, and degree to teach@qsi.org for review.

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2005
Private
Not for Profit
Adivsory Board
5.00
Day
Co-Educational
None
Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSACS)

Contact Information
Contact Details
8 7172 277 760
8 7172 277 762
Campus Address
15 Bayan Sulu Street
Komsomolskiy Village
Kazakhstan
Not set
Astana
Astana
10000

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Education Information
Advanced Placement
English
PreK
12

Tuition Fees
7500.0
23200.0

Teacher Information
54
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0

Student Information
239
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28
116
45
50
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0
Teaching Information
187
August
Yes
Yes
No
No

Job Types and Salaries
Teacher
29500.00
34500.00

Visa Requirements
This school has not provided this information
School Benefits
Number of Contract Days
187 days
Starting Salary Range
$32,000-$45,000, base salary = $33,600
Taxes
local taxes paid by the school
Savings Potential
30%-50% of salary depending on life style
Accommodation
Housing Cost--QSI pays for teacher's housing and for basic furnishings
Retirement
Starts after 11 years of service
Bonus
End of Year Completion Bonus = $2,000, Commitment Bonus = $3,500, resigning bonus of $3500 and depart bonus of $2500 , Sabbatical Leave, Maternity Leave, Paternity Leave, Severance Pay and Accumulated Sick Leave.
Flights/Transport
QSI pays a yearly round-trip airfare for teacher and minor dependents, $800 (Single Hire) $1600 (Couple Hire)
Utilities
QSI pays for teacher's utility costs over $1,000 per year.
Moving Allowance
$1,600 ($3,500 in Year 2), $800 (Single Hire) $1600 (Couple Hire)
Dependent Opportunities
Free School Tuition for teacher's children to the QSI school.
Medical
QSI pays health insurance premium for teacher and minor dependents; Teacher pays a yearly deductible.
Other
Sabbatical Leave, Maternity Leave, Paternity Leave, Severance Pay and Accumulated Sick Leave.

School Counselor K-12

K-12 School Counseling
teach@qsi.org
www.qsi.org
Starting: 2 Aug 2021
Apply By: 1 Jun 2021
Closes In: 49 days