DIRECT requires a French Teacher for a lovely new American curriculum private school in Djibouti, in the east of Africa - start date August '20.   This is an international K-12 school offering quality education tailored to the culture and community of Djibouti.   The school strives to foster the development of the emotional, social, intellectual, cognitive and physical needs of every child. It provides the American Curriculum and three language programs (English, French and Arabic) that are flexible, challenging and adaptable to each pupil.   The school is in a state-of-the-art purpose-built campus with ICT, arts and sports facilities.   It has air-conditioned, independent sections for each age group (Preschool, Elementary, Middle and Senior). Classrooms as well as other facilities (laboratories, Information Management Centers, music, art and activity areas) are modern and well-resourced. Indoor, air-conditioned playgrounds and outdoor courts are available for sports activities and learner performances during and after school hours.



  • Fully qualified teacher
  • Degree in teachable subject
  • Native English speaker
  • 2 years’ post-qualification experience is preferred

Djibouti is a stunning country in East Africa.   It offers a very unusual landscape with salt lakes, extinct volcanoes, sunken plains, limestone chimneys belching out puffs of steam, basaltic plateaus and canyons.   There is a great variety of outdoor activities available including hiking and diving.



  • Salary scale: US$2000-3000 per month (tax-free)
  • Free, shared, fully furnished accommodation
  • Free Flights
  • Paid utilities
  • Medical Coverage
  • Transportation supplement: 500 USD

Please apply online.   Alternatively, please email a CV, including two teaching referees and a passport/head shot photo to  or call Ireland: +353 (0) 87 100 8988, New Zealand: +64 (0) 21 335779.


  • Location: Djibouti
  • Job Title: French Teacher Required For New US Private School In Djibouti, East Africa - Djibouti
  • Employment Type: Permanent
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