Head of Department (m/f) – First Language German, Leipzig

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Leipzig International SchoolLeipzig

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Start date: 01 August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

Leipzig International School is an independent non-profit day school for students from Nursery to Grade 12. It provides a high-quality international education, conducted predominantly in English, to children of all backgrounds; thereby supporting a diverse community and promoting international understanding. Over 180 staff members from all over the world work together to create a stimulating and exciting learning environment for our children whose families come from over 50 countries. Established in 1992, the school has grown and developed significantly over the past years. It operates at two locations: on Könneritzstraße (School, Grades 1 through 12) and on Karl-Heine-Straße (Leipzig International Kindergarten). 

Our excellent academic results, benchmarked against the International Schools’ Assessment and the IGCSE and IB international examinations, are proof of the quality education we provide at Leipzig International School. The school is fully accredited by the Council of International Schools as well as the New England Association of Schools and Colleges. 

Are you interested in becoming part of an international team? Do you believe that education is about learning how to become a citizen of the world? Then we are looking forward to hearing from you! 

We are looking for a Head of Department to start 01 August 2018 to join the Secondary School German department to lead and teach across the Grades 6 – 12 First Language German programme. The successful candidate will preferably have experience of the IGCSE and IBDP courses of study.

Remuneration: 6 period release time + € 1500 annual stipend.

For detailed information about this Head of Department position please visit our website

To apply:

Please apply via our online application tool on our website www.lis.school and let us know on which website you  found out about the vacant position. More information about the required  application documents is available under ‘Job Opportunities’.

The position will be filled as soon as the suitable candidate is identified. 

For further information, please do not hesitate to contact our HR Manager:

Christiane Heinold   +49 341 – 393 77 630

More information about our mission, core objectives and values as well as our programmes are available on our website www.lis.school

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More about Leipzig International School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 1 - 18 years
Address: Könneritzstraße 47, Leipzig, 04229, Germany
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