Teach in Jordan


Education Program — Jordan

1 Academic Year or more

2021-2022 Openings:

  • One Kindergarten Teacher (Female)
  • One Elementary & One Secondary English Teacher or TESL (Teaching English as Second Language)
  • One Elementary & One Secondary Math Teacher
  • Two Elementary Science Teachers
  • One Physics Teacher


Locations: Jordan
Application Deadline: Apply today!
Orientation: Virtual and on-site
Departure Date: ASAP
Return Date: Varies depending on length of assignment

Leverage your skills and teach in Jordan this next school year!

IDEAS and our partner school in Jordan believe teachers change the lives of students, families, and communities. Your involvement will have a direct impact on the next generation of Jordan. If you are passionate about teaching and desire to live in the Middle East, join us in making a difference and contribute to this educational community.

Since 2011, our partner school has quickly developed into the first and only international school in its city. It is dedicated to raising students to a higher level of education on an international level with sincere leadership and virtue. It is proud to host students from diverse backgrounds, including Jordanian, Palestinian, Syrian, Iraqi, Pakistani, Indian, Saudi, Russian, German and American.

Take that next step and apply today!

  • English language proficiency
  • Certified teachers or qualified volunteers
  • Flexible and teachable attitude

$50-$100 per month (costs vary per person).

  • School provides round trip airfare from the United States, furnished housing, Jordanian health insurance, Arabic language classes, gym membership, group excursions, and a stipend of $450 per month.
  • Applicants may want to raise up to $100 per month to cover expenses that are not met through the stipend provided by the school.
  • Required expenses that are not covered by the school stipend include international health insurance and cell phone capabilities.
  • Discretionary expenses include personal expenses and spending money.
  • Married couples and family budgets will vary.
  • For applicants interested in teaching for more than 1 year, a personalized budget will be created for you.

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

andrew-palmer-DsSnQgQdBhQ-unsplashIf you are passionate about teaching and want to make a difference in the lives of children, then a teaching opportunity in Jordan is waiting for you!

As a teacher, you know that what you do impacts students, families, and communities. An IDEAS partner school is looking for volunteer teachers to help them become a leader in providing quality education that focuses on character, integrity, and excellent instruction. Your devotion of these children is significant!

Through your participation, you also have the opportunity to learn and grow in ways you might not imagine. You will develop new friendships, learn a new language, and become part of a diverse and thriving community! While you continue to use your skills and passions in the classroom, you will also get the opportunity to explore the beautiful country of Jordan, home to the Dead Sea, the ancient city of Petra, and many other historical sites and monuments.

Don’t pass up this incredible opportunity to teach, grow, and explore!