Careers
  Careers
Our Lady of Grace International School (OLGIS) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection.
 
Our school's strong reputation of excellence is based on exceptionally qualified staff who, in addition to their strong commitment to teaching and dedication to students, take an active role in sponsoring co-curricular clubs and activities.
 
OLGIS hires experienced, certified teachers with at least two years of teaching experience. OLGIS seeks forward thinking, technologically adept teachers who are versed in a student-centered approach to instruction and who are familiar with the American-based curriculum in a multicultural, multilingual, and international school environment.
 
Interested in teaching or working at Our Lady of Grace International School (OLGIS) in Monrovia, Liberia?
 
Please read Our Values, Our Standards, and our Educator Expectations below then email your resume and cover letter indicating teaching subject area and grade level preferences to info@olgis.org
 
Our Lady of Grace International School (OLGIS), Monrovia, Liberia shall provide equal opportunity in education and employment for all persons without regard to race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, military service, or any other status or condition protected by applicable laws, except where a bona fide occupational qualification applies. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.
 

Educator Expectations:

  • Put the students’ interests first and foremost in all their decisions
  • Plan and deliver differentiated instruction if necessary to accommodate different student needs such as second-language learners or students with learning difficulties.
  • Use technology to develop curriculum and enhance instruction, and integrate its use in the classroom for student growth and learning.
  • Support the co- and extra-curricular activities that broaden our students and allow them out-of-class opportunities to develop their talents holistically such as clubs, sports, fine arts, etc.
  • Continually seek professional development (PD) opportunities including advanced degree study, regional conferences, specialized workshops, accreditation visits, and small-group study. The PD opportunities msut be aligned with school goals and individual goals as identified through the formative evaluation process.
  • Share professional development learnings with team and division colleagues through presentations, or in-house workshops
  • Build on an American approach to instruction including close student-teacher relationships; appreciation for differences; balance of academics, arts, and athletics to meet the needs of an international, multi-cultural and multilingual student population.
  • Establish a three-sided partnership of student, parent, and teacher for success
  • Engage in frequent communication with parents and students about student development, including the use of email conferences, online progress comments, and electronic grading programs.
  • Work in collaborative learning teams by grade level and subject to plan curricula, instruction, and assessment both by individual subject and by interdisciplinary themes.
  • Teach and assess the agreed-upon OLGIS curriculum
  • Embrace the school’s collective and shared curricular programs and initiatives rather than relying solely on individual preferences from previous positions or modifying the OLGIS curriculum to suit personal needs or desires
  • Build a sense of community responsibility through the integration of service learning activities in the curriculum itself and outside the school
  • Assume a shared responsibility with parents for the personal and social development of our students
  • Maintain a positive, solution-oriented attitude to support an upbeat and constructive working environment for your colleagues
  • Learn to craft and map out units of study
  • Exhibit a healthy sense of humor


  +231 880 30 00 02  /  +231 775 30 00 02          

  olgrace.is@gmail.com          

  15th Street Sinkor,( Beach side)  Monrovia, Liberia