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Nevada Needs Pinoy Teachers, Offers $40,900 (Php2.1M) Annual Salary

Knowing how brilliant and compassionate Filipino teachers are, the Clark County School District (CCSD) in southern Nevada is seeking to hire Pinoy special education (SPEd) teachers to fill up dozens of vacancies across the district.

Nevada has already hired dozens of teachers since the job program was launched in 2017. The district recently accepted 57 SPEd teachers, the third batch since the program was launched; however, Nevada still needs more Pinoy teachers!

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To make sure they are best equipped to handle the job and know what to expect, successful applicants will still undergo a refresher course and intensive training program on individualized lesson planning of students with special needs as well as classroom management.

We follow the same curriculum with the U.S. standards and the Philippine standards. That’s the advantage of the Filipino teachers so they can teach anywhere else,” explained Dr. Michael Santa Juana of the Filipino American Educators of Nevada.

With so many Filipinos seeking greener pastures and higher pays abroad, many were happy to learn that the starting salary for this job is at $40,900 (around Php2.1 million) a year.

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Moreover, under the cultural integration program, CCSD provides the hired teachers with J1 visas to work in Las Vegas for at least 3 years. Then, they have the option to extend their contract for 2 years more.

With the Clark County School District (CCSD) serving 320,000 students, the shortage in teachers can be difficult to fill out, but the education agency hopes that more Pinoy teachers will be willing to travel all the way to the US to help these students.

The CCSD also expressed hope that they would be able to hire highly motivated employees who will be committed to providing the best education for these young minds.

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Many of those who are already teaching under the program feel torn between happiness in finding a great job and loneliness as they live far from their families, but many said they are willing to sacrifice for their children’s future.

There’s a huge difference in terms of the basic salary and in terms of the benefits as well. I miss my family but for a better future and greener pasture,” teacher Jan Salazar explained.

Another teacher pointed out that what they earn for a month in Nevada is equivalent to several months of hard work in the Philippines. With $40,900 (around Php2.1 million) annual salary, this job is certainly a dream come true for many SPEd teachers!

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115 comments

  1. Christian B. Basilio

    I am interested

  2. BRYLYN ROSE GARCES

    Where can we apply for this job?

  3. How Can I apply. I am Creating an account since I am new here, but it wont allow me to push through since I don’t have a social security number, since i am not an American. Do I have a work around on this.

    Thank you.

  4. are they accepting values education teachers? do they have age requirements?

  5. Hi good day!
    Greetings!
    I am also a Filipino license teacher. How can I possibly apply for a teaching job in Nevada. Your support would mean so much to me. Thank you!

    Kind regards,

    Neil

  6. Is there an agency that works with the district? Need clarification…thanks

  7. How to apply?

  8. I’m interested to apply as a sped teacher….what are the requirements and qualifications

  9. I’m interested to be one of the Sped teacher in Nevada….can i apply for the position….I’m sped teacher here in the Philippines for 5years…i graduated my masters degree…masters of arts in special education major in intellectual dis ability….Thank you and more power…

  10. Christene Jane G. Quiambao

    how to apply teacher?

  11. Yes,how to apply

  12. Helen Grace C. Gandecila

    Good afternoon. I’m a graduate of Physical Education course. Can I apply for this?

  13. Meryl Jhane S. Coronel

    HELLO! I am eager to apply in this teaching position. I would like to know how and where can I send my resume. Thank you

  14. Pearl Joy De Guzman

    Hello Mam.
    Good day!Greetings from Negros,Philippines!
    Your site have been introduced by a teacher friend and very much considering this great opportunity to apply.It’s my great joy and dream to do the passion I am living now.Iam currently working as a High school teacher at Kabankalan National High for almost 5 years now,teaching T.L.E subject.I’ve red that you’re looking for a Sped Teachers.I am a regular teacher but currently assigned as one of Sped(Hearing Impaired) advisers.I’ve attended trainings already on sign language.Should you consider my qualifications?Thank You and God bless!

  15. How to apply?

  16. Corazon A. Diocadiz

    how to apply?

  17. How to apply and where?

  18. Joyce Anne Lansangan Ilumba

    Hi, I am Joyce Anne Lansangan Ilumba took up Bachelor of Secondary Education Major in Mathematics and a License Professional Teacher.

  19. Hi, may i know if i can apply for this job even though i am not a SPED teacher? Unfortunately, I am an elementary graduate, having no masters degree. And some says that you need to have a masters degree for you to be able to apply for this job.

  20. Good day…can i ask how to apply?
    I am a SPED Teacher handling Hard of Hearing and attended Training for V.I

  21. Hello po, I would like to ask for the qualifications po for this job. Do they only hire SPED graduates? Because I majored in Elementary education, so I’m wondering if I still need to earn or have sped units to qualify for the job. Thank you po.

  22. Delia Lorena Dalmacio

    Im a social science teacher and am preparing to take guidance and Counseling board examination next week. Im very interested to apply. Kindly direct me . Thank you.

  23. MARK BILLY MAGUNDAYAO CACAL

    Lord’s gracious day! This is really a one of a kind teaching opportunity. May I ask if what are the requirements needed because I am so much interested to this good news. Anticipating with thanks for your reply. Godbless.

  24. me am a ugandan teacher i also need a job please

  25. How can Filipinos in the Philippines apply for this? Any information?

  26. how to apply when the applicant is from / currently working in the Philippines?

  27. Good Morning I have saw your article about this job application for teachers in America. I am a graduate of elementary education and I am very willing to apply for this job. How can I apply through online ? I am hoping for your favorable response. Thank You and God bless!

  28. This is a great news for Filipino Sped Teachers aspiring to work in the US. Is there an age limit regulation for applicants? Good luck to all who plans to apply. God bless.

  29. How to apply mam?

  30. Louise Angeli F. Ordinario

    Hello! I have read the article and I feel very interested with the wonderful news! I would like to inquire how to apply for the job. As a Special Education Teacher, I am very willing to comply with the requirements needed the soonest time possible. Thank you and God speed!

  31. Hi? Since nevada still need teachers and applicants will still undergo intensive training and refresher course. Am I qualified to apply considering I’m not a sped teacher? I am an ordinary P.E Major graduate and a license teacher as well but I don’t have experience yet but we had a subject which is part in our major on how to deal students with special needs. Hope to hear from you asap if I am qualified or not. Thank you!

  32. Gerlie Veri Lopez

    How to apply?

  33. May mona perez ortega

    How to apply for teachers in nevada and where to apply

  34. How to apply?

  35. Im very much interested. To whom will I contact with I mean to whom will i call for me to talk about this offering. Please let me know

  36. I would like to apply to this job what are the procedures?

  37. KHARLYN T. BRANZUELA

    HOW CAN i CAN APPLY FOR RESCHOOL TEACHER IN NEVADA?

  38. Kristine Calixton

    How to apply po?
    I’m a teacher for almost 11 yrs, and want to try this one… What are the requirements???

  39. Ariesh Caballo - Nochete

    How to apply? I am interested for the job offer.

  40. Im not a SPED teacher..can i apply? Will i be given a training once accepted, or will i be accepted? I teach here in Philippines for 13 years now in elemtary.and managing small school as the teacher in charge for three years now. I have finished masters degree in adminstration yr 2013.

  41. please help how to send my application and how…thank you

  42. How do we apply?

  43. How and where to apply for this?

  44. I’ve been an Elementary teacher for 24years, willing to undergo trainings to qualify for whatever teaching assignments. An excellent classroom manager too. How to apply ?
    Kindly connect and give information as soon as possible. Thank you.

  45. Hi! I am interested. How can I apply? Thank you so much.

  46. Mary Heart Degillo

    how to apply on this? I am a sped major and a licensed teacher also.

  47. Mary Heart Degillo

    How can apply? I am a sped major and a licensed teacher also. 🙂

  48. Ana Filart Denila

    Im intereted! How can I apply?

  49. Ana Filart Denila

    How can I apply?

  50. Good day! may I ask if what is the requirements, I am willing to apply.

  51. Ma. Cerizza Andreia S. Rubenta

    I aim to apply as one of the teachers that you need.

  52. Minerva Sto.tomas

    Hi! I am interested.. How can i apply?

  53. Where can I apply for this?

  54. Good day!I am interested to apply.
    Thank you!

  55. Donna Carla Dionisio

    I’m interested how to apply?

  56. I’m interested. how apply?..thanks

  57. I already undergone 1 day training of AFTA conducted here at Carmona, cavite..,please inform me if how to apply?

    • I am interested. I am teaching Elementary level for 9 years. May I know how to to apply and the requirements. Thank you. God bless.

  58. Hi. I am a secondary teacher. I am interested to apply. Thank u so much

  59. How to apply? I’m a secondary teacher. Interested to apply

  60. Frinzy Amor Legaria

    How to apply ?

  61. Greetings!
    I am interested to apply . I am teaching Elementary level for ten years now. May I know what are the requirements? And on how to apply?
    Thank you. God bless!

    • Good day maam/sir!
      Im currently working as preschool and elementary teacher. And Im so interested about working abroad. if possible that i can be hired. What will be the requirements?
      Thank you sir/maam

  62. Good day maam/sir!
    Im currently working as preschool and elementary teacher. And Im so interested about working abroad. if possible that i can be hired. What will be the requirements? Thank sir/maam/

  63. Good day maam/sir!
    Im currently working as preschool and elementary teacher. And Im so interested about working abroad. if possible that i can be hired. What will be the requirements?
    Thank you sir/maam

  64. Raymundo Carlo M Hernandez

    Hi po… I am interested. How will I apply?

  65. How to apply? very much interested.

  66. Angelica B. Colico

    I’m a Biological Science major and I’m interested how and where can I inquire for this?

  67. Best Greetings!

    I am a public Elementary teacher for 9 years, a Doctor of Philosophy Graduate. May I know if I’m still qualified to apply. I am not a SPED teacher.

    Thank you.

    Kind Regards,

    Belen

  68. I graduated as bachelor of secondary education. I have no specific certification for sped teaching. But I am really willing to take onw once I have a sure win job here in US.

  69. Krissea Mae Dugenia

    How to apply? I’m a licensed teacher.

  70. I am a special education teacher here in the Philippines for 9years..may I know how to apply?thank you!

  71. I am a special education teacher here in the Philippines for 9years..may I know how to apply?thank you and Godbless

  72. Good Day! How to apply?

  73. 40k, just 40k? God that’s so low. In the US where in the cost of living is high…. you can’t even support yourself with those numbers let alone sent money to your family in the Philippines… Meanwhile there’s an NBA player who’s salary is like 40 million. this is wrong….

  74. Hello Mam! How to apply?

  75. I am an elementary teacher for almost 20 years now. Im teaching Math and Science grade 3. Is it possible for me to apply? I do not have SPed unit….

  76. I am interested. I am teaching Elementary level for 9 years. May I know how to to apply and the requirements. Thank you. God bless.

  77. Gladys joy C. Ermac

    How to apply??

  78. I’m a licensed Teacher here in the Philippines and I would love to apply. Please spare me some time and notice my request. How can I apply po? what are the requirements po?

  79. Ian John M. Dayondon

    Good day!
    I am interested. I am a Bachelor of elementary education Major in Special education. I am currently teaching here in thailand. I hope you will consider my comments.

  80. Im interested

  81. Hi, Im a public school teacher (elementary level) in the Philippines for 15 years. I am interested to apply. May i know the requirements pls?

  82. Maricar Aquino Nobleza

    Is it only for SPEd teacher? Is there any in need of secondary teacher po?

  83. I am interested. how to apply? thank you…

  84. How to apply ma’am / sir. I’m an elementary Teacher with 4 years of experience. Thank you.

  85. Good day! May I know the list of requirements on how to apply in this position? I am very interested in this job. Thank you and God bless!

  86. Cipriano A. Dinglasan Jr.

    Interested…. 9 years sped teacher

  87. How to apply?

  88. Hello☺️ I am interested! May I know how to apply? Please guide me. Thank you

  89. interested how and where to apply?

  90. how to apply

  91. I am very interested .

  92. SHIRLEY S. DELA GANAR

    how to apply?

  93. I’m interested

  94. I can not apply because I do not have a Social Security Number. Thanks

  95. What are the requirements needed? what are the process?

  96. how to apply?

  97. Mylen Dolora Gimenez

    I am interested and has an existing license to teach in Texas,. Do you have opening for Secondary Science teacher?

  98. I am interested!How to apply??

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