Secondary ICT / Stem Teacher

Lakeside International School

About the organization

Lakeside International School is a private, independent institution offering a high quality bilingual (English/Spanish) education in Guanacaste, Costa Rica.

Lakeside's mission is to prepare students to be academically successful, capable of transferring their knowledge and skills to new challenges, while being confident of their ability to succeed. Through an active partnership with families and the community, we strive to effectively recognize, celebrate, and develop each student’s unique talents to the fullest extent. Academic excellence and commitment to the global community is emphasized. We offer a broad and challenging educational program to students from diverse cultural backgrounds, in an atmosphere of cooperation, creating a learning community amongst students, parents, faculty and the community at large.


The Secondary ICT / Stem Teacher position is a full-time instructional position, teaching multiple grades of students between 8th and 11th grades.


Bachelor or advanced degrees
Accredited teaching certificate
Good track record of full-time teaching
Proficiency in English (preferably bilingual English/Spanish. If not, should be willing to learn Spanish)
Willingness to act as Homeroom Teacher, Tutor and / or participation in extra-curricular programs
Good health
Energy and enthusiasm to go that extra mile

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

To apply for a position at our school please email the following to [email protected] with the subject "PCV Applicant" or "RPCV Applicant" if you are serving or have served.

Cover letter indicating the post you are applying for and why you are well suited for it
The names, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of two references, one of whom should be your current employer

You may also email [email protected] if you have questions.

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