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The French School of Nairobi is recruiting an, ENGLISH TEACHER FOR PRIMARY

Located in Nairobi, Kenya, the Lycée Français Denis Diderot is a school of more than 660 students, under agreement with the Agency for French Education Abroad (AEFE), whose classes are approved from the ‘petite section’ (3 years old) to the ‘Terminale’ (18 years old). It is managed by the parents through a Management Committee.


POSITION: Primary English Teacher
LOCATION: Lycée Français Denis Diderot – Nairobi – KENYA
CONTRACT: Fixed term (1 year) – renewable
WORKING HOURS: 18h/ week
SALARY: According to experience and diplomas Grid A2 + housing allowance
STARTING DATE: December 1st 2020
MANAGER: Under the direct responsibility of the Head of Primary


  • MISSIONS To provide English instruction to elementary school students in consultation with the teachers of the different classes.
    • A major player in the construction of the children’s career path and personality, he must above all be an outstanding
      teacher with the mission of spreading the French educational system abroad.
  • FUNCTIONS As part of his or her duties, the English teacher is called upon to teach English but also to take part in the various tasks related to the mission of a teacher:
    • • Active participation in pedagogical consultations with colleagues.
      • Design and implement modalities for the evaluation of student learning.
      • Design and implement level tests.
      • Implement learning or teaching situations within the framework of the French national education programs.
      • Impart curriculum knowledge.
      • Develop skills including abilities, attitudes and know-how.
      • Ensure a personalized follow-up of the students in connection with the families.
      • Contribute to the operation of the school and teamwork.


• To know the competences and levels of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFRL) which will be used as a reference for learning and assessment.
• Excellent written and oral expression in English is mandatory.
• French language is a plus.
• Mastering disciplinary knowledge and its didactics.
• Build, implement and lead teaching and learning situations that consider the diversity of students.
• Organize and ensure a group operating mode that promotes learning and socialization of the students.
• To evaluate the progress and the acquisitions of the students.
• Knowledge of the French educational system is a plus.
• Knowledge of the general organization and functioning of the school.
• Very good computer and digital tools skills, especially office software.


• Pedagogical and interpersonal skills.
• Patient with great listening ability.
• Firm and rigorous.
• Sense of initiative.
• Versatile.
• Taste for teamwork (teachers, director, health department, etc.).
• Ability to adapt (different class levels).
• Appetence for French culture.


• +3 years of higher studies in education.
• Professional experience in a French institution is a plus

How To Apply

Applications (cover letter and CV) should be sent exclusively by e-mail to: recrutement@lyceefrancaisnairobi.com before October 30, 2020.