Join our team!

At Woodland Star International School, we believe that the quality of education that we offer is largely dependent on the caliber of our teaching staff. That’s why we are committed to recruiting and retaining passionate and dynamic educators who are dedicated to our vision and philosophy. We seek to create a team of professionals who not only have the necessary qualifications but are also passionate about teaching and learning, innovative in their teaching methodologies, and committed to providing the best education possible to our students.

We welcome applications from certified and qualified teachers who have a passion for education, a dedication to student learning, and a commitment to making a positive difference. In addition to full-time teaching positions, we also offer internships to recent graduates or individuals who are looking to gain valuable teaching experience.

We provide a supportive and collaborative work environment that encourages professional growth and development. Our team of educators is committed to working together to ensure that all of our students receive the best possible education. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, opportunities for professional development and training, and a chance to work in a beautiful and supportive community.

If you are interested in joining our team, please apply to any relevant positions. We look forward to hearing from you and getting to know you!

Please fill out our pre-application form and send it, along with your CV, to us at hello@woodlandstarkenya.com.

Current positions:

While specialist positions are posted below, candidates are encouraged to inform the school if they have the certification/ability/experience to teach across more than one discipline. The following vacancies are currently available for the 2023/24 school year:

SECONDARY YEARS SUPPORT TEACHER

A support teacher works alongside the core classroom teachers, supporting those learners in particular with moderate learning needs via scaffolding and differentiation.

Qualifications and Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or post-graduate certification in education, or equivalent certification in special needs education (Mathematics specialization preferred)
  • Two years of teaching experience (preferably with experience in tracking individualized learning goals)
  • Available to Kenyan (TSC registration required) applicants only
  • Starting August 2024

Middle Years & Secondary Years Social Science and History Educator

The Middle Years and Secondary Years Social Science and History teacher would teach across both divisions and be required to develop and vertically align an interdisciplinary curriculum with the academic administration. 

Qualifications and Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or post-graduate certification in education, with specialisation in History/Social Science
  • Certified to teach at secondary years level
  • Minimum two years experience
  • AP experience preferred
  • Available to Kenyan (TSC registration required) and non-Kenyan applicants
  • Starting August 2024
more information

Middle Years and Secondary Years Life Science/Biology Educator

The Middle Years and Secondary Years Life Science and Biology teacher would teach across both divisions and be required to develop and vertically align an interdisciplinary curriculum with the academic administration.

Qualifications and Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or post-graduate certification in education, with specialisation in Life Science/Biology
  • Certified to teach at secondary years level
  • Minimum two years experience
  • AP experience preferred
  • Available to Kenyan (TSC registration required) and non-Kenyan applicants
  • Starting August 2024
more information

Secondary Years Physics/Chemistry Educator

The Secondary Years Physics and Chemistry teacher would teach in the Secondary Years Programme and be required to develop and vertically align an interdisciplinary curriculum with the academic administration.

Qualifications and Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or post-graduate certification in education, with specialisation in Physics/Chemistry
  • Certified to teach at secondary years level
  • Minimum two years experience
  • AP experience preferred
  • Available to Kenyan (TSC registration required) and non-Kenyan applicants
  • Starting August 2024
more information

Whole-School Performing Arts/Theatre Arts Educator

The Whole-school Performing Arts/Theatre Arts teacher works within the Performing Arts Department and with all ages, and would be required to help develop and vertically align an interdisciplinary curriculum with the academic administration. 

Qualifications and Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or post-graduate certification in education, with specialisation in Performing Arts/Theatre preferred
  • Minimum two years experience
  • Available to Kenyan (TSC registration required) and non-Kenyan applicants
  • Starting August 2024
more information

Secondary Years Language & Literature Educator

The Secondary Years Language and Literature teacher works in our Secondary Years Programme and would be required to develop and vertically align an interdisciplinary curriculum with the academic administration. The curriculum would include Media Literacy components.

Qualifications and Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or post-graduate certification in education, with specialisation in Literacy/Language Arts
  • Certified to teach at secondary years level
  • Minimum two years experience
  • AP experience preferred
  • Available to Kenyan (TSC registration required) and non-Kenyan applicants
  • Starting August 2024
more information

Secondary Years Mathematics Educator

The Secondary Years Maths teacher would work within our Secondary Years Maths department and be required to help develop and vertically align an interdisciplinary curriculum with the academic administration.

Qualifications and Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or post-graduate certification in education, with specialisation in Mathematics
  • Certified to teach at secondary years level
  • Minimum two years experience
  • AP experience preferred
  • Available to Kenyan (TSC registration required) and non-Kenyan applicants
  • Starting August 2024
more information

Secondary Years Art Educator

The Secondary Years Art teacher teaches within our Secondary Years Programme and would be required to develop and vertically align an interdisciplinary curriculum with the academic administration. 

Qualifications and Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in education or post-graduate certification in education, with specialisation in Visual Arts
  • Certified to teach at secondary years level
  • Minimum two years experience
  • AP experience preferred
  • Available to Kenyan (TSC registration required) and non-Kenyan applicants
  • Part-time (unless coupled with an additional teaching role)
  • Starting August 2024
more information

Please note:
As a school that is passionate about and committed to child protection and safeguarding, all finalized candidates will be required to provide a current police clearance certificate, and to provide at least three referees (at least one of which must be a school lead administrator, such as a school principal or assistant principal).

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