Lezha Academic Center High School, Albania announces job openings for English teachers
for the 2018-2019 school year
Grades 9th, 10th, 11th, and 12th
Lezha Academic Center invites applications for the position of full-time teachers to begin in fall semester 2018. The positions involve teaching and participating in the active life of the school.
The School: Lezha Academic Center is a private, Christian school, operated by the Albanian Mennonite Educational Foundation. All instruction is in English in the 10th, 11th, and 12th grades. Currently, there are 100 students enrolled, K through 12th grades.
Mission Statement: Lezha Academic Center offers a rigorous education for primary and secondary students in both Albanian and English. Within the curriculum students are challenged to grow in knowledge, personal character, and leadership including conflict transformation. LAC builds strong connections between families, church, and school that foster respect, peace, justice and compassion for all peoples.
Basic Job Description
Daily classroom teaching, a maximum of three (3) blocks during the school day
In addition to teaching and preparation, teachers are responsible for tutoring, supervising or leading co-curricular activities after school. Co-curricular responsibilities will be defined in each teacher’s contract.
MA Education, MA TESOL, or related field
Three years high school teaching experience, preferred
Demonstrated competence in teaching
International living experience, preferred
Demonstrated commitment to student-centered teaching and learning from a Christian worldview
About Lezha Academic Center High School, Albania
Lezha Academic Center (LAC) is a K-12 private school in Lezha, Albania. The school enrolls 140 students and serves the surrounding area. Students in grades 10-12 receive English language instruction for language arts, science, history and math. LAC seeks to be an academic community promoting critical thinking skills, strong academics, and a positive civil community. LAC offers a contract and salary for teachers who have more than 3 years of teaching experience and a MA degree in education, TESOL, or related field.