- The British School of Milan (Sir James Henderson School)
- 720 students aged 3-18
- Member of HMC and accredited by COBIS
- IB World School
- English National Curriculum to (I)GCSE
- High academic standards
- British and international curriculum
- Rated ‘excellent’ in ISI Inspection
We seek a creative, flexible and dedicated Year 3 Primary specialist to join a dynamic team of teachers and to cover for a colleague on maternity leave. The appointed teacher will demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching and learning and the development of the whole child.
Experience of teaching Primary and familiarity with the National Curriculum taught in a thematic context are essential.
Rent-free accommodation is available for the first term as part of the package for this post. The salary is competitive and tax-free for this period if coming from the UK or Ireland.
We take great care to safeguard children in the school. Applicants must agree to undergo child protection screening. This will include checks with previous employers as well as DBS checks.
Further information about the school is available on the website: www.britishschoolmilan.com The deadline for submitting the application form (available on our website) is: Friday 19 October 2018
Established close to fifty years ago, the British School of Milan is an independent, co-educational, not-forprofit organisation enjoying a national and international reputation for excellence.
The School offers students the English National Curriculum up to (I)GCSE and the IB Diploma in the Sixth Form, with a wide range of co-curricular activities throughout. Teaching staff work in a positive and friendly atmosphere with bright and responsive students. The last three cohorts have gained an average of 35 IB diploma points, and (I)GCSE results in the same period yield an A*/A grades average of 60%.
The recent ISI Inspection (November 2017) affirmed that pupils make 'excellent progress', while the quality of pupils’ learning and achievement and the quality of pupils’ personal development were both rated ‘excellent’ overall.
Living in Milan
The school is situated close to the centre of Milan, a cosmopolitan city, the financial and economic capital of Italy, and an exciting place in which to live and work. It boasts one of the grandest squares in Europe, dominated by a spectacular cathedral and arcade. Art treasures include The Last Supper by Leonardo and the Rondanini Pietà by Michelangelo, while La Scala is one of the premier opera houses in the world. The fashion houses of Prada, Armani and Versace have their headquarters here, while two of the finest football teams in Europe play in the San Siro stadium. Milan recently hosted the World Expo, and with excellent public transport and world-class healthcare, there has never been a better time to live in the city