Teach In Amman, Jordan

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Education Program – Amman, Jordan

1 Academic Year or More

  • First Grade teacher
  • Secondary English teacher
  • Secondary Science teacher
  • Secondary Math teacher
  • Elementary Arabic teacher
  • Elementary ELL teacher
  • Elementary classroom aide
  • Computer teacher
  • Academic guidance counselor

Locations: Amman, Jordan

Application Deadline: Now accepting applications

Orientation: Virtual and on-site

Departure Date: As soon as possible

Return Date: Varies depending on length of contract


Join a thriving educational community! Teach in Amman, Jordan and use your skills to help students grow in their character and knowledge.

Our partner school in Amman is dedicated to teaching Biblical principles that prepare students for a life of character, integrity and excellence. They serve the expatriate community of Amman, working with students from over 21 countries. Teachers come from Jordan, the UK, Egypt, South Korea and the US. The average class size is 15, offering classes for 1st through 12th grade. All classes are taught in English and Arabic and the curriculum is American SAT and Advanced Placement.

Small class sizes and an open atmosphere inspire teachers to be able to interact in a meaningful way with students. Whether you are a teacher, administrator or counselor, you will be challenged to grow in your profession, dig deeper in your faith and leverage your skills and compassion to impact the lives of students and their families.

Teaching positions:

  • Bachelor's degree in education for elementary preferred but not required
  • Bachelor’s degree in specialty subject required for secondary
  • Teaching certification preferred
  • 2 years teaching experience preferred

Administrative staff:

  • Bachelor’s degree in specialty subject required
  • Preferred masters degree in area of expertise
  • Preferred 3 years experience in field ( e.g. finance, library, curriculum and instruction supervision, counseling)

Other qualifications may apply depending on position.

Costs vary per person

  • A stipend of $800 per month is given to teaching and administrative personnel which can cover housing and food expenses
  • Each applicant will also need additional funds for items such as their personal expenses,  travel costs, international insurance, visa requirements and program fees. Applicants have the option to self-fund or raise funds.
  • Staff who commit to more than 2 years receive more compensation benefits.
  • Residence/ work permits are provided by the school.
  • Fundraising training and coaching is available.
  • Singles and families are welcome to apply.
  • Full-time teachers’ children are guaranteed a space at their respected grade level
  • Jordanian residency permits are provided

Please contact IDEAS to discuss your budget options and sample budgets. Customized opportunities are available. You can reach us at 720-283-9100 or info@ideasworld.org.

All program costs are an approximation and are subject to change.

Make 2017 the year you took that next step in your personal and professional journey! Be bold and courageous and leverage your time, skills and passion to teach in Amman, Jordan!

Participants in this program will have the opportunity to experience a new country and culture while living out their professional calling in a thriving academic community. See the lives of children transformed by knowledge and compassion. Build new friendships and experience the beauty and history that Jordan has to offer.

Do not let another year pass by without exploring this incredible opportunity! Put your teaching and administrative skills to work and dive into the experience of a lifetime!