Physical Health Education Teacher, Stavanger, Norway

The British International School of StavangerStavanger, Norway
Date posted:
Start date: 1st August 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The British International School of Stavanger Gausel is a World International Baccalaureate School. We are currently recruiting for a talented and inspirational Physical Health Education Teacher for the Secondary (MYP) department starting from 01 August 2020.

You will be working as part of a highly motivated and collaborative team to offer a balanced curriculum that promotes the acquisition of key skills and behaviours through inquiry-based learning.  We work hard to create a very special learning experience for our students by employing inspirational teachers who respect every child and believe that whatever background or prior learning the child has, every child has the capacity to excel.

The post is for BISS Gausel, Gauselbakken 107, 4032 Stavanger


A professional who: 

Holds an appropriate teaching qualification which is recognised in Norway 

Has relevant experience of teaching PHE to post 11 aged students 

Is a good communicator 

Energetic and positive 

Organised and passionate about installing a positive attitude in health and fitness in young people. 

Can differentiate 

Has a knowledge of the IB curriculum 

Has excellent English speaking and writing skills 

Is enthusiastic and flexible and enjoys working outside. 

Also desirable: 

Holds an MYP certificate in PHE 

Is familiar with inquiry driven teaching 

Has had experience coaching sporting activities 

Holds a certificate in swimming/lifeguarding 

A wide range of knowledge about different sports or drive to learn new sports 

Have good ICT skills and knowledge of ManageBac 


An IB world school that: 

Fully embraces the IB philosophy  

has a wonderful MYP staff and amazing student community 

has a supportive leadership team 

Offers collaboration opportunities across all departments and with our sister school located in the same city, as well as local and international PD opportunities  

Offers creative flexibility within your role to develop the department further  

Is located in one of the most beautiful settings, taking advantage of the nearby fjord, mountains and forests as learning environments   

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 18th March 2020. We reserve the right to interview earlier than the closing date if suitable candidates are established.

Send your application to the Principal Fiona Rhodes at

BISS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such, all offers of employment are subject to a criminal record check (DBS or equivalent).

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