Primary German Teacher
St. George’s the British International School, Cologne, Germany .
St. George’s School seeks a well-qualified professional to join our flourishing Primary School, to begin January 2020 or sooner.
St. George’s values are: Inspire, Value, Grow, and these are at the core of all we do.
Serving the international community in Cologne for over 30 years, St. George’s School combines an enriching curriculum with family orientated care. The school has grown from small beginnings into a thriving community of over 800 pupils, aged from 2-18 and representing more than 70 nationalities.
The National Curriculum is taught throughout the school; we offer the IB Diploma in our Sixth form.
One of a group of three schools located across Germany, St. George’s Cologne offers the successful applicant an exciting range of opportunities for professional development and growth across the school group.
Located on a new, purposebuilt campus on the outskirts of Cologne, St. George’s School enjoys direct transport links to the city centre, as well as to the greater area of Cologne-Bonn.
Germany’s fourth largest city, Cologne is a dynamic and vibrant cultural centre with a large and diverse international community. Situated in the heart of Europe, Cologne offers a high standard of living as well as numerous opportunities for travel and cultural discovery.
Cologne-Bonn airport is located only 20km from the school, with many daily flights to the UK, and a highspeed rail service connects Cologne to London, via Brussels.
We are seeking to appoint a qualified German Teacher to teach German at native level within our team of primary teachers.
The successful applicant will be a dynamic teacher with experience of enabling pupils to achieve their potential. We are looking for the right balance between experience, enthusiasm and a passion for teaching that will inspire our pupils.
Fluency in English and familiarity with the English National Curriculum are a prerequisite as is a strong desire to contribute to the rich extra-curricular life of the department.
We consider a degree in education (e.g. B.Ed./M.Ed./Lehramt), or postgraduate teaching certificate (e.g. PGCE) as valid. English language teaching certificates (e.g. TEFL/IELTS/CELTA) are not sufficient
Please download our application pack for detailed information.
Only applications made through the TES online portal will be considered.
We require additional information for your application, please upload the following via the supporting documents link:
1. Your passport information page or ID card
2. A copy of your degree certificate and teaching qualification.
Applications should be submitted by the closing date of 20th October. The school reserves the right to contact outstanding applicants in advance of this deadline.
St. George’s is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will therefore be subject to enhanced background checks.
For any inquires relating to this role, please do not hesitate to contact us directly:
Mr. C. Lewis
Head of Recruitment
Tel: 0049 2233 808870