High School English Teacher
Summary:  Develops and maintains an age-appropriate environment, instructs, and evaluates High School students in English grammar, writing, reading, and literature while providing proper communication with parents and school administration.

Not expected to be available until at least July 2019. Applications for this position will be reviewed for our Talent Pool (waiting list).

Our onboard Academy offers the highest level of primary and secondary education to the children of long-term volunteers serving on the Africa Mercy. Our Teachers make this education possible, working with academy students to provide a learning and growing environment unlike any other. Take your teaching skills beyond anything you thought possible.  

The High School English Teacher volunteer position, part of the Academy department, will be located on the Africa Mercy, the world's largest non-governmental hospital ship. The preferred minimum time commitment for this role is two years. We recommend all interested applicants to submit an application at least six months in advance of your target service date. Commitments longer than ten months require successful completion of Mercy Ships On Boarding Program.

Qualifications Required:

  • Bachelor's Degree in education from an accredited college or university is required
  • Two years classroom teaching experience
  • Current teaching certificate / license required
  • Clear criminal records check, background check, and/or working with children certificate (or national equivalent)

Questions about this information? Send us an email! Our recruiter would love to answer any questions you may have. You can reach Jeremy Brewer at [email protected].

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