EYFS Teacher ( Reception), Moscow

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CIS Russia International SchoolMoscow
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Start date: 16.08.2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Based on experience and qualification from 32000 to 40 000 Euro gross annual
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

CIS Russia International School seeks outstanding and inspirational educators, enthusiastic with drive and adaptability, with high personal standards, initiative and innovative, committed to continued personal and professional development to join the School for August 2018.

CIS Russia International School group has 600 students aged 3-18 and offers full range of Education starting from Early Years Foundation Stage to International GCSEs, AS and A Level programs with outstanding results. We have three campuses located in Moscow and Saint-Petersburg and new campuses are opening in August 2018, both in Moscow. Moscow and St Petersburg are cosmopolitan cities, rich in cultural occasions, museums, international events and concerts that rival the best in the world. We have teachers and students from40 different countries, which creates a diverse and friendly setting. We offer the highest quality of learning for all our students. Our guiding philosophy is “students come first”. CIS Russia International School is committed to sustaining its position as a global family to enhance the education of the students and provide the teachers with enriching and rewarding careers.  The curriculum at CIS is based upon the programmes of the Cambridge Curriculum and International Examinations starting with the Early Years Foundation Stage, Cambridge Primary, Cambridge Secondary 1 and moving through to Cambridge IGCSE, AS and A Level in the senior years.  Our mission is to equip students with the high quality academic skills and social competences enabling them to fulfill their human potential as responsible open-minded global citizen.


a full range of education on one site including Early Years, Primary and Secondary schools; access to a full, enriched and creative Cambridge International Curriculum (IGCSE, A-level); a speech therapist and an educational psychologist to support  students & parents;

We have a caring, child friendly atmosphere, and offer:  Internationally experienced teachers, Teachers from the UK  and Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and Ireland; Dedicated, caring and supportive staff with individual approach to each child; 

Excellent computer and IT facilities; Completely modernized, child-friendly, purpose-built buildings with fully furnished and spacious classrooms; 

Average class size of 18 -20 students; Comprehensive Afterschool Programme including Art, Music, Dance, Ballet, Drama, Football, Chess, Athletics, , Skating, Karate and Gymnastics; 

 Find out more from our Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cisrussia/ 


have a teaching degree , QTS, PGCE/PGDE or equivalent recognized for the purposes of teaching in the UK or overseas combined with a minimum of three(3) years’ experience of teaching ; 

have proven experience in teaching the relevant age group; have outstanding commitment and ability to engage students and assist in developing their social, creative and academic skills; 

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the students in our care and expects all applicants to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practice and appointments are subject to an interview, satisfactory references, identity and criminal record checks.

Applications will be reviewed on receipt and we reserve the right to make an early appointment.  Your application should include a brief cover letter addressing your experience and skills and why you wish to join CIS, a CV of no more than three pages, a one page statement of your educational philosophy and a recent photograph.  Interviews will take place online held by Skype initially and at recruitment fairs to follow. 

We actively consider applications from teaching couples.  

Our Compensation package:

Annualsalary gross startingfrom€ 32 000 to € 39000  (subject to 13% income taxation); 

Contract Renewal Bonus and Plan; 

"Welcome to Russia Bonus" ; 

Flightallowance of € 600  gross annually; 

Visa costs reimbursed; 

Accommodation gross allowance – € 6000 per year for singles and € 10000 for married couples;

Private medical insurance with full coverage, including dental services in best clinics of Russia; Free school shuttle bus service; 

Paid  42 vacation calendar days plus additional paid days as per Academic Calendar ( example Academic Yea 2017-2018 appr. 73 paid vacation days); 

Airport-hotel transfer and up to 7 days free hotel stay provided on your first arrival; 

Dedicated letting agency service provided for permanent accommodation search; 


To apply for this position, please:  send your CV and letter addressing the above selection criteria explaining your educational philosophy to hr@cisrussia.com or contact HR Lead alla.ponomareva@cisrussia.com 

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More about CIS Russia International School
Address: Head Office, Berezovaya st., 2, Zarech'e, Odintsovskiy District, Moscow, 143085, Russian Federation
Telephone: +7 495 255 2249