WAY American Schools - Brazil

WAY American Schools - Brazil

Welcome to an educational experience that encourages collaboration, achieving excellence, and a clear path to college and careers. Welcome to a place where every student is provided with a personalized, project based student-centered learning experience, unique in-school, and online environments with 24/7 live access to educators.

WAY provides young people with a world-class education and the tools for success in life after graduating with an American high school diploma. WAY is changing the way students are being taught, by embracing the way they already learn.

WAY American School is a network of AdvancEd accredited schools throughout Brazil. We offer an exemplary educational experience and open a world of opportunity for our students. WAY continues to grow in size and impact and we are always looking for great people to join our team.
Please view our website for more details about our school and locations : https://www.wayamericanschool.com/

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Contact Information
Campus Address
RUA AFONSO CELSO, 1.221
CJ. 123
Brazil
Sao Paulo
SÃO PAULO
04119-061
VILA MARIANA
Campus Address
397 Main Street, A
A
United States of America
Michigan
Belleville
48111
Belleville
Contact Details
866-498-3533
55.11.5587.2808

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English
8
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Job Types and Salaries
Teacher
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35000.00

Visa Requirements
Other
Upon hire and obtaining a work visa, candidates will need to provide the following documents:
1- University Diploma (notarized and apostille); 2- Letter of Employment: One or more letters from former employers that demonstrates the candidate (teacher) has at least 01 year of former job experience
School Benefits
Accommodation
WAY provides the flight between the U.S to Brazil at the beginning and end of contract; furnished housing is provided on-campus for the first year, the second year opens possibility for a housing stipend; WAY also provides single-person full, international health coverage.

Elementary K-8 ELA

Welcome to an educational experience that encourages collaboration, achieving excellence, and a clear path to college and careers. Welcome to a place where every student is provided with a personalized, project based student-centered learning experience, unique in-school, and online environments with 24/7 live access to educators.

WAY provides young people with a world-class education and the tools for success in life after graduating with an American high school diploma. WAY is changing the way students are being taught, by embracing the way they already learn.

WAY American School is a network of AdvancEd accredited schools throughout Brazil. We offer an exemplary educational experience and open a world of opportunity for our students. WAY continues to grow in size and impact and we are always looking for great people to join our team.


Purpose of Job:
An expert is a certified teacher in a specific content area and is in charge of creating engaging projects and learning opportunities for students, using the provided curriculum that follows U.S. national and common core standards. They work with a cohort of students as a part of a multidisciplinary team to ensure academic growth and development. Our school is a school within a school, exact location and schedule depends on new openings, you can see our locations, both current and upcoming, on our website. In Brazil, we're partnered with private schools (several different ones) and have classrooms within the school. Our school works more as an after-school program and the average schedule has teachers teach two 2-hour classes from about 2pm-6pm (i.e. 2-4 & 4-6). Teachers report at 9:00am and mornings are designated for: planning, collaborating (with other teachers or teaching assistant (TA), who acts as more of a team-teacher), grading, meetings, etc.; teachers have an hour lunch, then prepare for students. All our curriculum is online and project-based. Lessons should generally consist of a language developing activity, then content based activities and engagement, and some work time where students are either doing collaborative work or teachers can work with students on individual progress and understanding.

Please see our website for more details and locations:
https://www.wayamericanschool.com/
https://www.waybrasil.net/


Requirements:
- A valid U.S. teaching certificate Elementary K-8 ELA; or Canadian teaching certificate/degree Elementary K-8 ELA
- A valid U.S. Passport or Canadian passport


Equal Opportunity Employer:
W-A-Y is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No W-A-Y employee will discriminate unlawfully against an applicant for employment or fellow employee because of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, height, weight, marital status, veteran status, physical or mental disability which is unrelated to the person's ability to do the job, or any other unlawful criteria.


Locations:
Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Asa Norte, Brasília, Brazil
Taguatinga, Brasília, Brazil
Curitiba, Brazil
Goiânia, Brazil
Porto Alegre, Brazil
Recife, Brazil
São Paulo, Brazil
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Brasília, Brazil
Vila Velha, Brazil
Montes Claros, Brazil
...with more to come!

*Please note, exact start date varies by location, training week is within several weeks before start date


Upon hire and obtaining a work visa, candidates will need to provide the following documents:

-University Diploma (notarized and apostille)
-Letter of Employment: One or more letters from former employers that demonstrates the candidate (teacher) has at least 01 year of former job experience in the position he/she will hold in Brazil. Note that only jobs held after graduation (undergraduate) from university count. (notarized and apostille)
-Questionnaire
-Passport: Copy of the identification pages (pages containing photo, full name and number) of valid US passport.
-Federal Background Check: Complete Background check or police report. (must be within 3 months of visa application) (notarized and apostille)
-Birth Certificate (original) (notarized and apostille)
Starting: 6 Jan 2020
Apply By: 31 Dec 2019
Closes In: 129 days

Middle School Teacher 6-8 ELA - Brazil

Welcome to an educational experience that encourages collaboration, achieving excellence, and a clear path to college and careers. Welcome to a place where every student is provided with a personalized, project based student-centered learning experience, unique in-school, and online environments with 24/7 live access to educators.

WAY provides young people with a world-class education and the tools for success in life after graduating with an American high school diploma. WAY is changing the way students are being taught, by embracing the way they already learn.

WAY American School is a network of AdvancEd accredited schools throughout Brazil. We offer an exemplary educational experience and open a world of opportunity for our students. WAY continues to grow in size and impact and we are always looking for great people to join our team.


Purpose of Job:
An expert is a certified teacher in a specific content area and is in charge of creating engaging projects and learning opportunities for students, using the provided curriculum that follows U.S. national and common core standards. They work with a cohort of students as a part of a multidisciplinary team to ensure academic growth and development. Our school is a school within a school, exact location and schedule depends on new openings, you can see our locations, both current and upcoming, on our website. In Brazil, we're partnered with private schools (several different ones) and have classrooms within the school. Our school works more as an after-school program and the average schedule has teachers teach two 2-hour classes from about 2pm-6pm (i.e. 2-4 & 4-6). Teachers report at 9:00am and mornings are designated for: planning, collaborating (with other teachers or teaching assistant (TA), who acts as more of a team-teacher), grading, meetings, etc.; teachers have an hour lunch, then prepare for students. All our curriculum is online and project-based. Lessons should generally consist of a language developing activity, then content based activities and engagement, and some work time where students are either doing collaborative work or teachers can work with students on individual progress and understanding.

Please see our website for more details and locations:
https://www.wayamericanschool.com/
https://www.waybrasil.net/


Requirements:
- A valid U.S. teaching certificate Elementary K-8 ELA; or Canadian teaching certificate/degree Elementary K-8 ELA
- A valid U.S. Passport or Canadian passport


Equal Opportunity Employer:
W-A-Y is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No W-A-Y employee will discriminate unlawfully against an applicant for employment or fellow employee because of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, height, weight, marital status, veteran status, physical or mental disability which is unrelated to the person's ability to do the job, or any other unlawful criteria.


Locations:
Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Asa Norte, Brasília, Brazil
Taguatinga, Brasília, Brazil
Curitiba, Brazil
Goiânia, Brazil
Porto Alegre, Brazil
Recife, Brazil
São Paulo, Brazil
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Brasília, Brazil
Vila Velha, Brazil
Montes Claros, Brazil
...with more to come!

*Please note, exact start date varies by location, training week is within several weeks before start date


Upon hire and obtaining a work visa, candidates will need to provide the following documents:

-University Diploma (notarized and apostille)
-Letter of Employment: One or more letters from former employers that demonstrates the candidate (teacher) has at least 01 year of former job experience in the position he/she will hold in Brazil. Note that only jobs held after graduation (undergraduate) from university count. (notarized and apostille)
-Questionnaire
-Passport: Copy of the identification pages (pages containing photo, full name and number) of valid US passport.
-Federal Background Check: Complete Background check or police report. (must be within 3 months of visa application) (notarized and apostille)
-Birth Certificate (original) (notarized and apostille)
Starting: 6 Jan 2020
Apply By: 31 Dec 2019
Closes In: 129 days

Secondary Social Studies Teacher: Brazil - (U.S. or Canadian Certification)

Welcome to an educational experience that encourages collaboration, achieving excellence, and a clear path to college and careers. Welcome to a place where every student is provided with a personalized, project based student-centered learning experience, unique in-school, and online environments with 24/7 live access to educators.

WAY provides young people with a world-class education and the tools for success in life after graduating with an American high school diploma. WAY is changing the way students are being taught, by embracing the way they already learn.

WAY American School is a network of AdvancEd accredited schools throughout Brazil. We offer an exemplary educational experience and open a world of opportunity for our students. WAY continues to grow in size and impact and we are always looking for great people to join our team.

Purpose of Job:
An expert is a certified teacher in a specific content area and is in charge of creating engaging projects and learning opportunities for students, using the provided curriculum that follows U.S. national and common core standards. They work with a cohort of students as a part of a multidisciplinary team to ensure academic growth and development. Our school is a school within a school, exact location and schedule depends on new openings, you can see our locations, both current and upcoming, on our website. In Brazil, we're partnered with private schools (several different ones) and have classrooms within the school. Our school works more as an after-school program and the average schedule has teachers teach two 2-hour classes from about 2pm-6pm (i.e. 2-4 & 4-6). Teachers report at 9:00am and mornings are designated for: planning, collaborating (with other teachers or teaching assistant (TA), who acts as more of a team-teacher), grading, meetings, etc.; teachers have an hour lunch, then prepare for students. All our curriculum is online and project-based. Lessons should generally consist of a language developing activity, then content based activities and engagement, and some work time where students are either doing collaborative work or teachers can work with students on individual progress and understanding.

Please see our website for more details and locations:
https://www.wayamericanschool.com/
https://www.waybrasil.net/
Forward your Resume/CV directly to: michelle.sarkody@centriclearning.net

Requirements:
A valid U.S. teaching certificate (preferably in English Language Arts and/or Social Studies or Social Sciences); or Canadian teaching certificate/degree
A valid U.S. Passport or Canadian passport
A minimum on one year teaching experience

Current/Upcoming Openings:
Recife, Brazil
Brasilia, Brazil
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Salvador, Brazil
Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Natal, Brazil


Equal Opportunity Employer:
W-A-Y is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No W-A-Y employee will discriminate unlawfully against an applicant for employment or fellow employee because of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, height, weight, marital status, veteran status, physical or mental disability which is unrelated to the person's ability to do the job, or any other unlawful criteria.

Upon hire and obtaining a work visa, candidates will need to provide the following documents:
University Diploma (notarized and apostille)
Letter of Employment: One or more letters from former employers that demonstrates the candidate (teacher) has at least 01 year of former job experience in the position he/she will hold in Brazil. Note that only jobs held after graduation (undergraduate) from university count. (notarized and apostille)
Questionnaire
Passport: Copy of the identification pages (pages containing photo, full name and number) of valid US passport.
Federal Background Check: Complete Background check or police report. (must be within 3 months of visa application) (notarized and apostille)
Birth Certificate (original) (notarized and apostille)





Starting: 6 Jan 2020
Apply By: 31 Dec 2019
Closes In: 129 days

Secondary ELA Teacher: Brazil - (U.S. or Canadian Certification)

Welcome to an educational experience that encourages collaboration, achieving excellence, and a clear path to college and careers. Welcome to a place where every student is provided with a personalized, project based student-centered learning experience, unique in-school, and online environments with 24/7 live access to educators.

WAY provides young people with a world-class education and the tools for success in life after graduating with an American high school diploma. WAY is changing the way students are being taught, by embracing the way they already learn.

WAY American School is a network of AdvancEd accredited schools throughout Brazil. We offer an exemplary educational experience and open a world of opportunity for our students. WAY continues to grow in size and impact and we are always looking for great people to join our team.


Purpose of Job:
An expert is a certified teacher in a specific content area and is in charge of creating engaging projects and learning opportunities for students, using the provided curriculum that follows U.S. national and common core standards. They work with a cohort of students as a part of a multidisciplinary team to ensure academic growth and development. Our school is a school within a school, exact location and schedule depends on new openings, you can see our locations, both current and upcoming, on our website. In Brazil, we're partnered with private schools (several different ones) and have classrooms within the school. Our school works more as an after-school program and the average schedule has teachers teach two 2-hour classes from about 2pm-6pm (i.e. 2-4 & 4-6). Teachers report at 9:00am and mornings are designated for: planning, collaborating (with other teachers or teaching assistant (TA), who acts as more of a team-teacher), grading, meetings, etc.; teachers have an hour lunch, then prepare for students. All our curriculum is online and project-based. Lessons should generally consist of a language developing activity, then content based activities and engagement, and some work time where students are either doing collaborative work or teachers can work with students on individual progress and understanding.

Please see our website for more details and locations:
https://www.wayamericanschool.com/
https://www.waybrasil.net/


Requirements:
- A valid U.S. teaching certificate (preferably in English Language Arts and/or Social Studies or Social Sciences); or Canadian teaching certificate/degree
- A valid U.S. Passport or Canadian passport


Equal Opportunity Employer:
W-A-Y is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No W-A-Y employee will discriminate unlawfully against an applicant for employment or fellow employee because of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, height, weight, marital status, veteran status, physical or mental disability which is unrelated to the person's ability to do the job, or any other unlawful criteria.


Locations:
Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Asa Norte, Brasília, Brazil
Taguatinga, Brasília, Brazil
Curitiba, Brazil
Goiânia, Brazil
Porto Alegre, Brazil
Recife, Brazil
São Paulo, Brazil
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Brasília, Brazil
Vila Velha, Brazil
Montes Claros, Brazil
...with more to come!

*Please note, exact start date varies by location, training week is within several weeks before start date


Upon hire and obtaining a work visa, candidates will need to provide the following documents:

-University Diploma (notarized and apostille)
-Letter of Employment: One or more letters from former employers that demonstrates the candidate (teacher) has at least 01 year of former job experience in the position he/she will hold in Brazil. Note that only jobs held after graduation (undergraduate) from university count. (notarized and apostille)
-Questionnaire
-Passport: Copy of the identification pages (pages containing photo, full name and number) of valid US passport.
-Federal Background Check: Complete Background check or police report. (must be within 3 months of visa application) (notarized and apostille)
-Birth Certificate (original) (notarized and apostille)
Starting: 6 Jan 2020
Apply By: 31 Dec 2019
Closes In: 129 days

College Advisor/Substitute Teacher: Brazil

Welcome to an educational experience that encourages collaboration, achieving excellence, and a clear path to college and careers. Welcome to a place where every student is provided with a personalized, project based student-centered learning experience, unique in-school, and online environments with 24/7 live access to educators.

WAY provides young people with a world-class education and the tools for success in life after graduating with an American high school diploma. WAY is changing the way students are being taught, by embracing the way they already learn.

WAY American School is a network of AdvancEd accredited schools throughout Brazil. We offer an exemplary educational experience and open a world of opportunity for our students. WAY continues to grow in size and impact and we are always looking for great people to join our team.


Purpose of Job:
A WAY college advisor/substitute teacher would be the point person for all schools throughout Brazil on college preparatory materials, as well as intermittently substitute at locations when needed. This person will support teachers with materials and work with teachers to provide students with content that will help prepare them for college.

College Advising Responsibilities:
- Build and sustain a school-wide culture of attending college, promoting U.S. universities
- Assist students in navigating the college search and application process
- Facilitate college admission and finance workshops for students and parents
- Track and report key student performance indicators within HERO to the Academic Director on a monthly basis (i.e. student credits, progress toward graduation, college eligibility, college/program applications, college/program acceptances, scholarships)
- Support scholarship search, application, and award processes for students
- Maintain external relationships to bring services or opportunities to the school (i.e. SAT test preparation courses, guest speakers)
- Follow up with students after graduation (i.e. calls, emails, coordinated Advisor outreach) to identify and problem-solve barriers to college matriculation
- Support WAY American School graduates in college with periodic personal check-ins, mentoring, and social networking (i.e. Facebook virtual community)
- Other duties as assigned

Systems Responsibilities:
- Coordinate school site testing processes pertinent to college (e.g. PSAT, SAT, ACT, etc.)


Collaboration and Networking Responsibilities:
- Develop and maintain relationships with colleges through WAY’s University Network
- Develop a student alumni network that will provide support to current high school students


The position will also require training to be a WAY Lab Expert.

Lab Expert Responsibilities & Description:
An expert is a certified teacher in a specific content area and is in charge of creating engaging projects and learning opportunities for students, using the provided curriculum that follows U.S. national and common core standards. They work with a cohort of students as a part of a multidisciplinary team to ensure academic growth and development. Our school is a school within a school, and in Brazil we're partnered with private schools (several different ones) and have classrooms within the school. Our school works more as an after-school program and the average schedule has teachers teach two 2-hour classes from about 2pm-6pm (i.e. 2-4 & 4-6). Teachers report at 9:00am and mornings are designated for: planning, collaborating (with other teachers or teaching assistant (TA), who acts as more of a team-teacher), grading, meetings, etc.; teachers have an hour lunch, then prepare for students. All of our curriculum is online and project-based. Lessons should generally consist of a language developing activity, then content based activities and engagement, and some work time where students are either doing collaborative work or teachers can work with students on individual progress and understanding.


Please see our website for more details and locations:
https://www.wayamericanschool.com/
https://www.waybrasil.net/


Requirements:
- 2+ years experience in college counseling
- U.S. or Canadian teaching certification preferred; Secondary English Language Arts and Social Studies disciplines preferred, but not required.
- Valid U.S. passport or Canadian passport



Location: Natal, with travel within Brazil 50%+ of the time


Equal Opportunity Employer:
W-A-Y is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. No W-A-Y employee will discriminate unlawfully against an applicant for employment or fellow employee because of race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, height, weight, marital status, veteran status, physical or mental disability which is unrelated to the person's ability to do the job, or any other unlawful criteria.



Upon hire and obtaining a work visa, candidates will need to provide the following documents:
- University Diploma (notarized and apostille)
- Letter of Employment: One or more letters from former employers that demonstrates the candidate (teacher) has at least 01 year of former job experience in the position he/she will hold in Brazil. Note that only jobs held after graduation (undergraduate) from university count. (notarized and apostille)
- Questionnaire
- Passport: Copy of the identification pages (pages containing photo, full name and number) of valid US passport.
- Federal Background Check: Complete Background check or police report. (must be within 3 months of visa application) (notarized and apostille)
- Birth Certificate (original) (notarized and apostille)



Starting: 5 Aug 2019
Apply By: 30 Sep 2019
Closes In: 37 days