Teacher of Physical Education, Bergamo, Italy

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International School of BergamoBergamo, Italy

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

About the school:

The International School of Bergamo is a friendly and expanding school opened in 2011. Officially an IB World School for the Primary Years Programme, ISBergamo opened its first middle school class in September 2016 and will progress year after year leading to the IB Diploma.

Our mission is based on the values of the learner profile and we aim to offer a challenging and stimulating curriculum based on high achievement and inquiry based learning and designed to generate an enthusiasm for learning and value it as a life-long process.

Based in the city of Bergamo, our stimulating campus boasts an innovative and functional design, and is an ideal learning environment for students aged 2 and beyond. Current sporting facilities include a muti-purpose outdoor sports field, a neighbouring football field and a small indoor gym. Future plans include development of bigger indoor facilities. The school is located in an area rich in sporting facilities, including a climbing wall, rugby fields and an athletics track at the end of the road.

The Role:

International School of Bergamo is seeking a Physical Education teacher who would be interested in teaching across the entire school range, mainly in the upper primary and middle school, while at the same time building and expanding our sports programmes, training teams for competitions and organising fixtures.

We are looking for the right balance between experience, enthusiasm and a passion for Sport and healthy lifestyle that will inspire our students.

The successful candidate will :

  • be passionate about learning and able to convey a love of the subject to students at all levels
  • show a high level of initiative, creativity and organisational skills, as well as a commitment to extra curricular initiatives.
  • be a good team player who enjoys working with others

Candidate requirements:

  • Appropriate degree and Qualified Teacher Status
  • English Mother Tongue
  • Hold EU passport of have already obtained the right to be employed in Italy.
  • Knowledge and skills in ICT literacy

The successful candidate will be expected to begin work at the end of August 2018, before which date a criminal records check will need to be completed as part of our child safeguarding policy.

Candidates are required to send their CV with recent photo, contact details for two references, one of whom must be your current or most recent employer and a cover letter for the attention of Roisin Cosgrove, Head of Primary International School of Bergamo, by email only to: jobs@isbergamo.com

Applicants can also apply by clicking on the 'apply now' button.

As interviews will be held on a rolling basis, we encourage applicants to apply as soon as possible.

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More about International School of Bergamo
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 12 years
Address: Via Gleno, 54, Bergamo, 24125, Italy
Telephone: +39 35 213776
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