American School of Antananarivo

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American School of Antananarivo

ASA has a positive and supportive culture, where teachers work together to improve student learning. There has been significant change in recent years, including the move to a beautiful new campus, an influx of expat teachers, new administrators, and curriculum progress including the introduction of the IBDP. The faculty have worked hard to ensure only positive impact on students, and to help each other move forward with the changes. The new campus provides innovative teaching and learning opportunities, which we are working together to develop. There is of course room for improvement - we are looking for ways to celebrate successes, opportunities to tell stories of accomplishment and collaboration, and are developing our shared language. Madagascar has its challenges, and the kind of teachers who come here tend to be resilient, adventurous, and see the positive. If this describes you, we'd love you to join us!

School Details

  • Year founded 1969
  • Public or private Public
  • Profit or not for profit Profit
  • Governing body Board of Trustees
  • Campus size (hectares) 4.00
  • Day or boarding Day
  • Segregation type
  • Religious affiliation None
  • Accreditation Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSACS)

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Education Information

  • Curriculum Common Core
  • Curriculum IB DP
  • Curriculum IB PYP
  • Instructional language English
  • Alternate instruction language
  • Start grade PreK
  • End grade 12

Tuition Fees

  • Lower fee amount (USD) 18700.0
  • Upper fee amount (USD) 20500.0

Teacher Information

  • Teacher numbers 34
  • Local teacher % 40
  • Expatriate teacher % 60
  • Number of nationalities 13

Student Information

  • Total student numbers 245
  • Nursery infant students 0
  • K or Pre-K students 16
  • Elementary students 84
  • Middle school students 71
  • Senior school students 74
  • Grade school students 0
  • Local student % 25
  • Expatriate student % 75
  • Nationalities represented 31

Teaching Information

  • Teaching days/year 180
  • Contracts begin August
  • We require teaching certification or licenses. Yes
  • We offer 1 year contracts. No
  • We hire intern teachers. No
  • We assist with pet relocation. Yes

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School Benefits

  • Benefit type Number of contract days
  • Description 190
  • Benefit type Starting salary range
  • Description $35,000 tax free
  • Benefit type Taxes
  • Description Tax-free salary
  • Benefit type Savings potential
  • Description over 50%
  • Benefit type Accommodation
  • Description Furnished housing (apartment or house) with major appliances.
  • Benefit type Flights/Transport
  • Description Annual flights for teacher and up to two dependents annually.
  • Benefit type Utilities
  • Description Electricity, gas and water supplied.
  • Benefit type Furniture
  • Description Basic furniture with major appliances.
  • Benefit type Moving allowance
  • Description $3000 for single and $5000 for couple.
  • Benefit type Dependent opportunities
  • Description Full tuition provided for up to two children per teaching couple.
  • Benefit type Medical
  • Description Comprehensive world-wide, including medi-vac.
  • Benefit type Dental
  • Description school allowance
  • Benefit type Disability
  • Description no
  • Benefit type Other
  • Description Settling in allowance of $2000 per teacher.

MS/HS English teacher

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American School of Antananarivo
Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Starting: 1 Aug 2019
  • Apply By: 25 Feb 2019
  • Closes In:
We are looking for a dynamic and experienced educator in our Secondary School. Needs to have initiative, believe in student agency and be an excellent collaborator. DP experience an advantage.

MATHEMATICS (HIGH SCHOOL)

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American School of Antananarivo
Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Starting: 1 Aug 2019
  • Apply By: 15 Feb 2019
  • Closes In:
This position for an experienced DP mathematics teacher with a willingness to build the program 6-10 as well, collaborate with colleagues and champion assessment for learning practices. Understanding ...

HUMANITIES - GEOGRAPHY (HIGH SCHOOL)

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American School of Antananarivo
Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Starting: 1 Aug 2019
  • Apply By: 15 Feb 2019
  • Closes In:
Experienced DP Geo teacher required; also willing to teach middle/lower secondary. Must have good grasp of assessment for learning practices and be collaborative by nature.

MS Math/Science

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American School of Antananarivo
Antananarivo, Madagascar
  • Starting: 1 Aug 2019
  • Apply By: 13 Feb 2019
  • Closes In:
Collaborative and enthusiastic math/science teacher needed for our wonderful MS students!