Teacher of Humanities (with a specialism in Geography), Cyprus

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St John's & King Richard Schools FederationCyprus

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Start date: April 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Mainscale /UPS £22,917 - £38,633
Contract term: Permanent


Vacancy Number: 1566408

We seek to employ a passionate and dedicated teacher who is committed to working to support the progress of Service children overseas. The person appointed will teach Geography to A Level and other Humanities subjects at St John’s School, which serves the British Military community in Cyprus. The school is rated by Ofsted as ‘good with outstanding features’. We are at an exciting point in our development with approximately 50 teaching staff and 360 students on roll across the two schools of the Federation. We need someone who shares the Acting Principal’s vision based on ‘Excellence, Learning and Leadership’ and who is prepared to give 100% to support the progress of the service children whom we serve.

To apply you must register/log in to Civil Service Jobs (CSJ) to view this vacancy. Guidance on how to register on Civil Service Jobs (CSJ) can be found by visiting www.civilservicejobs.service.gov.uk and clicking on ‘sign in/create an account’. Once logged in, select the overseas option from the region box, click search, and a list of all overseas jobs will appear.

Applicants are required to submit an Application Form and Supporting Statement Form to demonstrate the criteria of the post advertised as set out in the personal specification and job description. Applications will not be considered which are submitted without a Supporting Statement Form or where the applicant indicates ‘not met’ against the eligibility criteria at competences one and two

Closing Date 2 January 2018
Interviews will be held in Cyprus.

You must have a UK recognised teaching qualification. Successful completion of induction year at the time of application is an essential requirement.

Contact details:

For any issues regarding the online application process please e-mail peopleservices@dbs.mod.uk or call 0800 345 7772.

For information about the post please e-mail Acting Principal, St John’s School, Mrs Alex Kerr principal@stjohnsschoolcyprus.com

For any other issues please email cynthia.symon@modschools.org  

This post requires an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure Barring Service (DBS). MOD Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share in this commitment.

The MoD is an Equal Opportunities employer and seeks to reflect the diverse community it serves. Applications are welcome from anyone who meets the stated requirements

Federation of King Richard & St John’s Schools
British Forces Cyprus

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More about St John's & King Richard Schools Federation
Type: International Schools & Colleges
Address: C/o St John's School, Episkopi, BFPO 53, Cyprus
Telephone: +357 259 63888