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English Specialist Teacher Elementary/Curriculum Coordinator AUG 22

Smiling Gecko
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Barbara Beaufait

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This is an outstanding opportunity to work in a school serving a local community that has been ravaged by years of civil war. You will enjoy a beautiful Campus, designed by Professor Dirk Hebel ETH Zurich Switzerland; a unique and most unique environment. Construction of a new cluster; 6 classrooms and one sanitary building are under way. 

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Opportunities to Teach at Smiling Gecko School

Job Opportunities

Having reopened after the recent Coronavirus Lockdown we are now looking to recruit three new teachers

Vacancies updated – December 2021

ASAP Start

  • Primary Music teacher; voice training, choir and musical instrument(s)

From August 1, 2022

  • Nursery School classroom teacher

  • English specialist teachers upper Elementary

  • English specialist teacher Elementary/Curriculum Coordinator

Working at

  • Relevant Teaching credentials at a level appropriate to the position.
  • 2 years minimum experience preferably in a developing country.
  • International teaching experience preferred
  • IEYC and/or IPC curriculum experience a bonus, also Singapore Math.
  • The ability to teach PE and/or Music teaching as part of your role would be beneficial.

  • Candidates who have been double vaccinated are preferred
  • Travel with dependants is possible.

How to Apply

Please send your cover letter, CV, 3 references including one of the most recent direct supervisor


Note: We require a clean criminal background check of all candidates.

Please mention in your application

Teacher Benefits
  • USD 20,000 per year, tax free
  • Cambodia income tax paid
  • 1+ year contract negotiable, up to July 31, 2022.
  • Health insurance
  • Work permit
  • Work visa
  • Visa
  • Living Costs: Housing, food, room service, laundry, use of facilities including swimming pool
  • Weekly transport to and from Phnom Penh
  • Airfare at beginning and end of contract
  • Additional benefits may apply
    School Facilities

    Beautiful Campus, designed by Professor Dirk Hebel ETH Zurich Switzerland; a unique and most unique environment. Construction of a new cluster; 6 classrooms and one sanitary building are under way.

    Director Barbara Beaufait

    Nursery – Kindergarten : IEYC (English)

    Elementary School :        IPC (English)

                                             Cambodia National Curriculum (Khmer)

    Since the middle of the last century, Cambodia has been ravaged by decades of civil war and suffered terribly during the Vietnam war and the terror regime of the Khmer Rouge. As a consequence, Cambodia is now one of the poorest countries in the world. In its capital Phnom Penh alone, tens of thousands of children live on the streets, suffering hunger, illness and abuse. To provide these children and their families with a life in decency, we need to provide help on the ground. Smiling Gecko is dedicated to helping these people – be it in the form of direct aid or through supporting other NGOs. Smiling Gecko focuses on areas of greatest need and helps people to help themselves through sustainable cluster projects.   


    Smiling Gecko School
    “Choose a job you love and you will never work a day in your life. “ – This quote is always what I feel when coming to the school since Day 1.  The passion for teaching and the goal to help  humanity are all at the Smiling Gecko Village School. The students are amazingly engaged in everything and always eager to learn. I remembered using the LCD projector which I realized was actually their first time seeing a big screen. For them it felt like a cinema theatre as they had never experienced a real one. – On our field trip the kids were mesmerized by the big buildings which their small villages do not have. – As a staff, I adore the way the members are handled; supported and given free will. It is a life changing experience where you can expand and enhance your teaching career by the trust given by the administration. In addition: I will call it a wake-up call, since it will make you appreciate life more.” -Ann- Nursery School Teacher   If you would like to add a comment about this school please email you text to
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