Vacancy for Exceptional Teachers for Azerbaijan Teachers’ Academy in Baku, Azerbaijan

Exceptional Teachers for 
Azerbaijan Teachers’ Academy

The Azerbaijan Teachers’ Academy (ATA), founded by the European Azerbaijan Society, will be a center of excellence in creating a vibrant, innovative, and inclusive educational environment that prepares professionals to provide leadership and exemplary continuous teacher professional learning to improve the lives of students in a changing and complex global society. The Academy will inspire, educate, and prepare educators as facilitators of active learning, to be creative and responsive to the needs of their students.

ATA as a Teachers’ Academy will serve Azerbaijan by providing vibrant, innovative, 21st century teacher professional learning and leadership programmes throughout the country. Along with the provision of teachers’ continuous professional learning, ATA will also provide teachers the opportunity to work towards internationally recognised teaching qualifications.

ATA, with purpose built facilities near the Elmler Akademiyasi Metro, will be richly resourced with a professional resource centre/library, seminar, and specialist learning and teaching areas with leading technology facilities.

The academy is inviting qualified, trained and experienced teachers to join our team of professional lead teacher trainers. Positions are available from mid-August 2014.

Positions now open include:

  • Teacher trainers – requires experience as a teacher trainer on modern teaching-leaning  methods;
  • Librarian;
  • Administration – Reception, Accounts, IT
  • Translator – English/Azeri

Job qualifications:

  • Higher education relevant to the position and relevant certified training
  • Fluent writing and reading skills in Azerbaijani and English
  • At least 1 year job related experience

An attractive remuneration package commensurate with experience is offered for exceptional candidates. To apply, forward your CV (in Azerbaijani and English), a covering letter outlining how you might contribute to the work of ATA and the names and contact details (email, phone and Skype) of three (3) professional referees.

Note: Testing and interview will be in English.
Applications close 30 July 2014

Phone: (+99412) 5396345/47 or +994 502901690
Courier: Graeme Pollock, Director, Azerbaijan Teachers Academy, 99C, Ismayilbey Qutqashinli, Apt. 3, Baku 1073.