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 650 students (PK-12), Cayman International School (CIS) is dedicated to a mission to Connect|Inspire|Serve, and these beliefs are ingrained in our school culture. 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
Campus Address
Cayman International School
95 Minerva Dr
Cayman Islands
Not set
Grand Cayman
KY1-1206
Grand Cayman
Contact Details
345 945 4664

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

Tuition Fees
10000.0
20000.0

Teacher Information
80
15
85
8

Student Information
655
25
75
290
140
125
0
15
85
35
Teaching Information
180
August
Yes
No
No
Yes

Job Types and Salaries
Human Resources Manager
55000.00
67000.00
School Counsellor
55000.00
71000.00
Teacher
55000.00
71000.00
Teacher's Aide/Education Assistant
25000.00
37000.00

Visa Requirements
Minimum Qualification Level
Teachers: Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred) in Education or area of specialization; 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 (typically 205 working days) 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
Other
CIS offers a $3600 USD continuation bonus after completion at the end of year 3, year 4 and year 5. CIS offers longevity bonuses ($3600 USD) at the end of year 10, year year 20 and year 30.

Secondary Learning Support Teacher

Secondary Learning Support Teacher (Orton Gillingham trained/certified)
Salary: CI$47,000 – CI$60,000 per annum (USD$57,300 - USD$73,000)
The Secondary Learning Support Teacher is responsible for educating children holistically, guiding them in the process of becoming adept learners, supporting Secondary students with exceptional learning challenges and assisting teachers in the process of educating these students. After hour tutoring hours required. The successful candidate is required to have the following:
• Bachelor’s degree (Master’s preferred) in Education
• Orton Gillingham trained/certified
• Specialized technical qualifications in the area of Special Education
• Prior experience as a teacher in a standard K-12 educational setting
• Minimum of two years experience teaching Special Education preferably in a US-based school or International School with US-based or International Baccalaureate curriculum

Starting: 14 Aug 2019
Apply By: 31 Jul 2019
Closes In: 11 days

Substitute Teacher

Salary: CI$125.00 / day
The Substitute Teacher is responsible for following lesson plans and substituting in classrooms, on an on call, as needed basis. This is not a full-time position. The successful candidate is required to have the following:
- Teaching Certification Required; from North America or UK preferred
- Ability to follow lesson plans and previous classroom experience required
- Formal training in child care, first aid or other related field preferred
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs, excellent communication and organizational skills
Starting: 22 Mar 2019
Apply By: 31 Jul 2019
Closes In: 11 days