This post is also available in: Русский (Russian) Кыргызча (Kyrgyz)

Primary Co-teacher / Assistant Teacher

Silk Road International School - Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic
Open position for a primary co-teacher (6 to 10-year-olds) at Silk Road International School. The position is open for the current academic year. Applications are accepted until the position is filled.

Open position for a primary co-teacher (6 to 10-year-olds) at Silk Road International School

General information:

Our school is looking for a co-teacher fluent in English, Russian and Kyrgyz language who has an experience working with primary pupils. The role of a co-teacher is to actively support students in class, help the homeroom teacher during the lessons and ensure professional communication with parents. 

Qualification requirements

  • At least one year of experience working with primary children
  • Fluent in English, Russian and Kyrgyz language
  • Education background related to teaching, working with children or linguistics

Main duties and Responsibilities

  • Actively supporting students in class;
  • Helping the homeroom teacher with classroom preparation;
  • Supervising students during break-times or playground time;
  • Managing classroom activities and student behavior;
  • Communicating with parents and guardians;
  • Completing administrative files and government documentation;
  • Attending professional development classes and programs


Start and Duration

This position is a full-time position with a one-year contract, which will be prolonged for another year with mutual consent.
Work hours are 8:15 am – 4:30 pm, Monday to Friday.


Salary and benefits are competitive and will be discussed during the interview.

Application Format

Your application must include:

  • A resume in English.
  • At least one reference contact or recommendation letter of previous employer

In the E-Mail Subject: A reference to the position, for which you are applying for.

A highlight of your relevant skills

The date of your availability.

Your CV (in English)

Interested applicants should send their application to

Industry: Education (Teaching Position)

Type of involvement:

  • Full-time Position

Position Starts:

  • ASAP

Application Deadline:

  • Until position is filled


  • Duration until the end of the ongoing school year, prolonged with mutual consent.
  • Salary: discussed during the interview
  • Location: Bishkek, 11th micro district, Aitiev 7
  • Work Schedule: from 8:30 to 16:30

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