Nazarbayev Intellectual School is an innovative educational project created at the personal initiative of the President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, with a mission to nurture a generation of gifted and talented students to form part of the future intellectual, cultural and scientific elite of Kazakhstan.
Founded in 2011, Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools have been granted a special autonomous status to allow the schools accelerate the process of creating a contemporary secondary education model. The strategies, programmes and curricula developed here will ultimately form the basis of national educational reforms that are to be rolled out throughout the country.
Currently comprising 18 secondary schools and an international primary school, our network is looking to attract the very best international administrators and teachers to join our team.
Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools is looking for experienced international teachers to join our world class team of educators. If you have three years' experience of full time teaching; a teaching qualification and current license (QTS or equivalent); a relevant degree; and, native level English, then contact us using the details at the bottom of the page.
In addition to gaining rewarding employment in a stable, open and rapidly-developing country, and the opportunity to join a world class team of educators in an innovative educational project, successful candidates can expect:
"I will look back knowing that I was part of something special."
"I enjoy my job and get good returns for it."
"The most respectful staff and pupils I have ever worked with."
"I found a little piece of heaven. I tell you, it's for real."
"The countryside in Kazakhstan is absolutely stunning. Take the time to travel while you're here."
"I have never met a group of students who are so eager, friendly, welcoming and extremely nice."
Nazarbayev Intellectual Schools is a network of some twenty academies located across Kazakhstan. You can learn here about what makes each of them unique.