Primary Cover Teacher, Czech Republic

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Prague British International SchoolCzech Republic

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Start date: January 7th 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Nord Anglia Education is the world’s leading premium schools organisation. We are a fast-paced and growing family of 56 international schools in China, Europe, the Middle East, South East Asia and The Americas, providing outstanding education to approximately 51,000 students from preschool through to the end of secondary education. Our schools are united by one philosophy—we are ambitious for our students, our people and family of schools. This means that we want every student to achieve more than may have ever thought possible, which we ensure through personalised learning enhanced with unique global opportunities.

Prague British International School  is a new school formed by the merger of the English International School Prague and the Prague British School

EISP and PBS have a long history in the city, founded in 1992 and 1995 respectively, both schools provide education for Prague’s local and international community, educating children aged 2-18 years using the English National Curriculum, IB Diploma Programme and IB Careers Programme

Located on three campuses, Vlastina (Prague 6) for EYFS to Year 9, Kamyk (Prague 4) for EYFS to Year 9 and Libus (Prague 4) for Year 10 to Year 13.  Each location is a purpose-built site on the outskirts of the city centre.  Each site has modern classrooms, great IT facilities, sports hall and expansive sports fields.

Our Schools

Each Nord Anglia Education school is unique in character and designed to meet the needs of its community. We believe that being part of our family of 56 schools gives them a special advantage. Working together, we can achieve more than we can individually. Our schools have a wide range of resources and support to enhance our students’ success. We also create unique opportunities to benefit our students and people such as the Global Campus, Nord Anglia University, and our collaborations with The Juilliard School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and King’s College London.

About the role

The role is primarily a three-day cover position for classes of the Deputy Heads.  We welcome applications from qualified Primary teachers who are seeking a challenge in a supportive and high-performing environment. This role would be suitable for an experienced teacher seeking a new challenge at a successful and high achieving school in an exciting European city.  You will challenge your students to set ambitious targets for themselves and seek out and implement innovative teaching practices to enhance the student experience and outcomes.

About you

You are an outstanding and committed Teacher, an outstanding classroom practitioner with a proven track record of success.  You will have experience of delivering lessons based on the objectives of the National Curriculum. Dynamic and passionate for your subject, you will be reflective on your own teaching and student outcomes and have a detailed knowledge and understanding of the British educational system. Receptive to feedback and ready to embrace change, you will be keen to share best practice with colleagues and peers.

A strong ambassador for the school, you will be able to develop new ways to engage students and parents with the wider school and Nord Anglia Education community. Your strong motivation and communication skills will also enable you to create a feeling of energy, excitement and personal investment within the classroom.


When you join a Nord Anglia Education school, you join a global community of approximately 9,000 people working together to support our students’ success. We offer you unsurpassed opportunities to innovate and develop best practice across our family, to access extensive professional development, and to gain exceptional experience and career development in our schools. At Nord Anglia, you will have opportunities to progress more, learn more, and collaborate more.

We offer career and development opportunities that come with being part of our global organisation. Nord Anglia University unites our team through a vibrant online platform which harnesses the collective expertise of their peers in an exchange of knowledge, ideas and best practice. We also provide extensive online and face-to-face professional development through Nord Anglia University to ensure that our teachers don’t just maintain their skills, they develop at the cutting edge of educational thinking. Our collaborations with The Juilliard School and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) offers our teacher’s unrivalled access to leading experts in their fields. We also offer selected candidates from our staff worldwide an opportunity to earn their Executive Master’s in International Education in an exclusive collaboration with King’s College London.

Alongside great training and a competitive package, you’ll enjoy the chance to live and work in one of the worlds' most vibrant cities.

As a Nord Anglia Education teacher, you enjoy the following benefits:

  • A fast-paced, global experience so that you can progress on a global scale
  • An enabling environment founded on creativity, challenge and collaboration
  • A culture which is fair and consultative
  • Unique opportunities to grow professionally and develop your career

Selection Process

First stage interviews will be conducted by Skype or telephone.  We reserve the right to interview and appoint sooner should a suitable candidate come forward. As such, all interested candidates are advised to apply as soon as possible.

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At Nord Anglia Education we are committed to providing a world class, safe, happy environment in which children and young people are able to thrive and learn. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our pupils irrespective of race, ability, religion, gender or culture.

All post holders in regulated activity (having regular unsupervised contact with children) are subject to appropriate national and international vetting procedures including satisfactory criminal record checks from both Country of residence/birth and any Country of residence within the last 10 years.

Legal notice: Manipulation with personal data will be carried out in accordance with current legal regulations of the Czech Republic, mainly with Act. No 101/200 of the legal code dealing with personal data protection.

Job location

More about Prague British International School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Address: Vlastina Campus, Vlastina 19, 161 00, Prague 6, Czech Republic
Telephone: +420 226 096 200