Our Staff

Our students learn from the best academic staff, with a genuine passion for preparing students with their professional careers as a result their work contributes to an outstanding student experience.

 

LESLY SUAZO

Elementary Principal

Lesly has a Master´s Degree of Arts in Psychology, a Bachelor of Education in Modern Languages in Teaching English to Non-native speakers/ESL, a School Certificate to Teach Undergraduate School, a Life Coaching Certificate, and a High School Diploma in Elementary School Teaching.

Our Principal has experience in international school settings as a teacher, Assistant Principal, and Principal. As a school administrator, she has spent many years developing educational plans. She believes Principals need to play different roles, and to get involved in all possible areas when providing quality education is the institutional goal.

Lesly provides positive learning environments and strengthens the school ́s climate by applying strategic leadership and practical communication skills. She strives for unity, harmony, and cooperation through tact, helpfulness, respect, and recognition of individual differences, unique abilities, and strengths of each community member. There is no doubt; nothing makes her happier than supporting teachers, parents, and students to help them become the best version of themselves and to see them learn, grow, and succeed.

Patricia Orellana

 “I’ve Bachelor Degree in Education. I love teaching and I have been working for more than 20 years as a teacher here at Village School. For me, it is important that my students develop their own cognitive processes. I love Village’s Methodology because it helps children achieve their goals, provides strategies to face and overcome difficulties in their own personal lives and challenges them every day to be better”

Ena Maldonado

“Over the last 20 years I have been teaching young children.   I have an  Early Childhood Education degree from Universidad Evangélica de El Salvador. I am also a certified Educational Therapist. This is my second year as an ESL teacher in Guatemala. It has been an enriching and fantastic experience. I strive to provide my students with tools to enhance their  learning potential  and acomplish  their personal goals. I am so proud to be part of this professional and passionate group of teachers”. 


GLENDA STOKES

Middle School Principal

Mrs. Glenda has been working in education for more than 35 years. 
Education is her passion. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Teaching English as a Second  Language and a Master in Education from Universidad del Valle de Guatemala.
 
 “I have really enjoyed watching my students grow and becoming leaders at such a young age.”

Marianela Ramírez

“My main objective is to engage students within the classroom through projects and integrating STEM education within the curriculum, improve students´ leadership skills while participating in class and in activities out of their comfort zone, in order to find the leader within.”

Miss Ramírez have a Master in Secondary Education, B.A. in Education Admin. and certificates in Education for Science and Math´s through the STEM Framework. 


Marta Julia Monzón

High School Principal

Marta Monzón is a professional educator with a passion for learning and over 35 years of experience as a teacher and an administrator in accredited international schools. Marta has also worked as a consultant for MINEDUC and for varied educational institutions in Guatemala. She has authored and edited two series of science textbooks and a Programa Nacional de Educación en Valores.  Her academic background includes a Profesorado de Enseñanza Media en Ciencias Naturales, a BS in Biology from Universidad del Valle and a Masters Degree in International Education from Framingham State University.

“Some people go into teaching because it is a job. Some people go into teaching to make a difference.”
Harry Wong

Craig Duff – Science 

“Through my experiences as a professional ( both in Education and private industry) in Hawai´i, which is one of the most ethnically-varied populations on Earth, it is my goal to create a learning environment which celebrates students´ ethnic and academic diversity in a culturally-sensitive setting. This learning environment is focused on problem-solving through independent learning and team-oriented collaboration, differentiated to meet the needs of all students, and designed to prepare today´s students for a challenging global workforce” 

 

Join our Village staff!

If your are interested in being part of our Village team please send your resume to rrhh@village.edu.gt

LANGUAGE ARTS TEACHER FOR ELEMENTARY 

Requirements:

  • Teacher certificate.
  • PEM with BA in English.
  • 100% Bilingual (native or superior language skills).
  • Two years of experience in similar positions.
  • Technology skills and software packages managment.

 

We offer:

  • Base salary.
  • Additional benefits (transportation or parking, uniforms).
  • Life and medical insurance.
  • Schedule from Monday to Friday.
  • Development and learning.
 
Send resume to rrhh@village.edu.gt

BUSINESS TEACHER FOR HIGH SCHOOL

Requirements:

  • Teacher certificate
  • Three years of experience as a business and economics teacher
  • Previous experience teaching High School students
  • 100% bilingual (native or superior language skills)
  • Microsoft Teams knowledge
  • Technology skills and software packages management
 

 

We offer:

  • Base salary
  • Law benefits
  • Other benefits
  • Schedule from Monday to Friday
  • Development and learning opportunities
  • Training (online and on-site)
  • First semester will be online
 
Send resume to rrhh@village.edu.gt

SCIENCE TEACHER FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL

Requirements:

  • Teacher certificate
  • Three years of experience as a Science Teacher
  • Previous experience teaching Middle school students
  • 100% bilingual (native or superior language skills)
  • Technology skills and software packages management

 

We offer:

  • Base salary
  • Law benefits
  • Other benefits
  • Schedule from Monday to Friday
  • Development and learning opportunities
  • Training (online and on-site)
  • First semester will be online
 
Send resume to rrhh@village.edu.gt
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