VACANCIES 2020-2021

The Foundation for Academic and Vocational Education (FAVE) has vacancies for the following teachers/staff for the academic school year 2020 -2021


Coordinator and Teachers for the Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination program (CAPE)

  1. ​  CAPE Coordinator (at least 3 years experience)

  2.   Spanish                   

  3.   Computer Science / Information Technology & Digital Media   

  4.   Physics (ability to teach Chemistry and/or Biology)

  5.   Management of Business and Accounts

  6.   Caribbean Studies

  7.   Entrepreneurship         

  8.   Tourism

  9.   Sociology

  10.   Performing Arts


Requirements - CAPE Teachers

  • Master's  Degree with specialization in subject area required
    Applicants in possession of a Bachelor’s degree and required skills will be considered

  • Teaching Certificate is required

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Must have at least three (3) years teaching experience (within the CXC/CAPE context is an asset)

  • Must be computer literate

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office - specifically Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

  • The ability to work well in a team environment as well as lead the team

  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills

  • Preference for a legal resident of St. Maarten or holders of Dutch nationality

Teachers for the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate (CSEC) 

  1.   Dutch

  2.   Social Sciences

  3.   English / Literature

  4.   Drama

  5.   Mathematics (ability to teach Integrated Mathematics at CAPE would be an asset)

  6.   French (ability to teach at CAPE would be an asset)

  7.   Business Management and Accounts

  8.   Physics (CSEC / CAPE)

  9.   Physical Education (must have experience teaching CSEC classes)

Requirements – CSEC Teachers

  • Masters or Bachelor's Degree with specialization in subject area is required for the CSEC/CAPE at the Academic Campus.

  • Teaching Certificate is required

  • Excellent Communication and Interpersonal Skills

  • Must have at least two (2) years teaching experience within the CXC context

  • Must be computer literate

  • The ability to work well in a team environment

  • Preference for a legal resident of St. Maarten or holders of Dutch nationality


Financial Assistant for the FAVE BOARD MANAGEMENT

Requirements for the Financial Assistant

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Finance and/or Accounting

  • Must possess a solid background in Finance or Accounting

  • Understanding in data and privacy standards

  • Must be reliable and trustworthy

  • Strong Organizational Skills

  • Must possess a strong sense of ethics and integrity

  • Ability to work in a team as well as independently

  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills

  • Must be computer literate (must have knowledge of QuickBooks)

  • Must be a Dutch citizen or legal resident of St. Maarten



Librarian for the Academic Campus


Description of tasks

  • Cataloging

  • Guiding students and teachers

  • Selecting

  • Ordering

  • Numbering books

Requirements for Librarian

  • Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree in Library Science (having a teaching certificate would be an asset)

  • Knowledgeable of the global content of various documents/publications

  • Must be able to implement and use library database in the school

  • Making documentation available in the various subject areas

  • Knowledge of didactic work as it relates to working in a library

  • Must have subject knowledge of the administration and library regulations

  • Ability to work with students, teachers and other support staff

  • Know how to apply coding and classification

  • Must be a Dutch citizen or a legal resident of St. Maarten

Application information

All interested persons must submit application letters with complete Curriculum Vitae and copies of degree(s), Certificate(s), Transcript(s), at least 2 reference letters (must be signed) and passport/ID to the address stated below or emailed to 

Applications can also be dropped off at the St. Maarten Academy. 

Application must be addressed to:

Chairman of the Board

Foundation for Academic and Vocational Education

Cupper Drive #2

Cul de Sac, St. Maarten


All applicants are asked to submit a copy of their resumé to the Labour Affairs.

St. Maarten Academy

Cupper Drive #2

Cul-de-Sac, Sint Maarten


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Conferences & Projects

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High School

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