NICARAGUA | English Teacher

Job Title: English Teacher

Length of Service:  2 or more years

Ministry Vision / Purpose:  To coach, model and partner with new leaders within our Nicaraguan churches and schools to serve and expand the ministries of the Wesleyan Church in Central America. 

General Description:  Nicaragua Christian Academy (NCA) Matagalpa and NCA Nejapa seek to train up future leaders to demonstrate true servant leadership and make decisions based on the Word of God and a compassion for their country. As a teacher at NCA Matagalpa or NCA Nejapa, you are given the awesome responsibility of teaching and preparing children for leadership in government, business, education, the church, and the community. You will also assist with visiting missions teams.

  • Four-year degree (preferably in Education or TESOL),
  • Be team focused,
  • Be a flexible servant leader,
  • Willingness to learn Spanish,
  • Be Adventurous,
  • Be interested in learning about other cultures.
Field Background:  Nicaragua is a country of 6 million people located in the Central American isthmus. The majority of the country are Spanish speaking. It is the poorest Spanish speaking country in the world and the second poorest country in the Western Hemisphere after Haiti. The majority of the population is either Catholic or come from a Catholic background. It is primarily an agricultural country, and many of our Wesleyan churches are in rural communities.

The National Church (16 churches, 2 primary schools and one preschool) is led by a national board and Nicaraguan pastors. Their focus is evangelism and discipleship, which they are accomplishing through an established Nicaraguan led Bible Institute.