Job Description: Secondary English Language and Literature Teacher
ISN seeks an English Language and Literature Teacher, who can provide excellent instruction and dynamic learning opportunities for Middle and High School, in alignment with ISN’s vision and mission, while supporting Globeducate events when appropriate for the department. The English department emphasises conceptual learning through literary and non literary texts with an approach following a dynamic and internationally designed Middle School, IGCSE and IBDP curricula.
All teachers at ISN are expected to effectively develop and deliver the curriculum to excellent standards.
You will be working within the English Department and closely in line with the EAL department. The department functions in a collaborative and supportive manner based on mutual respect and understanding. We strive to deliver a dynamic program at all levels and share best practices in an open and empathetic environment.
Plan and prepare learning activities that guide students towards achievement of curriculum objectives
Use and develop a range of instructional techniques including inquiry based, project based and problem based learning using media consistent with available resources and student needs and capabilities
Expand student use of individual and collaborative strategies to generate concepts and ideas
Incorporate new technologies and tools in the creative process
Evaluate each student's performance on a continual basis
Prepare evaluative student reports
Ensure the required standards of classroom management and student behavior are met
Work collaboratively within the English department
Responsibilities specifically related to student safety and student support:
Collaborate with the SENCO to ensure that teachers are aware of students' specific learning needs.
Ensure that students who meet requirements have inclusive assessment arrangements.
Ensure all activities are carried out with due regard to health, safety and safeguarding, in accordance with the Child Protection Policy.
Trained in Safeguarding and Duty of Care.
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in English
Qualified teaching certificate/licensure
Strong classroom management
An understanding of the approaches to teaching that include meaningful feedback, student reflection, and ATL skills.
Positive, creative, collaborative teacher
Committed to ensuring high standards of teaching and learning
Flexible, resilient, supportive team player
Passionate about learning
Diplomatic, proactive, problem-solver
Interculturally aware with well-developed interpersonal skills
Well organized and efficient
Able to meet deadlines
International School of Nice ISN
- Mainstream school with state funding
- Secondary School
- Students of mixed gender, age 4 - 19 years
The International School of Nice (ISN) is a private, co-educational day school for children from preschool through to Grade 12. The school was founded more than four decades ago for globally-mobile families aspiring to interna...