Curriculum Leader of MFL at the British International School of Boston The British International School of Boston (BISB) is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Curriculum Leader of Modern Foreign Languages to join us from August 2018, to lead a small but dedicated team of teachers within the subject. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to teach throughout the Secondary school (and potentially Upper Primary), including IGCSE and International Baccalaureate Diploma level. We will welcome applications from outstanding, self-motivated and reflective professionals. We are looking for the right blend of passion, energy and experience, and a love for teaching and learning that embraces change and innovation.
In addition to being highly successful in its own right, the British International School of Boston is a member of the Nord Anglia Education family of Premium International Schools. This means you will be joining an international team in which thoughts and ideas are shared around the globe, as we strive to make our schools the very best in the world. If appointed you will then have the security and opportunities that come from being part of a high quality global organisation dedicated to education and professional development.
As a fully qualified teacher, you will need to be: a fluent English speaker, have the ability to teach French to IBDP level, and the ability to also teach Spanish to iGCSE would help, have at least three years teaching experience, be familiar with the National Curriculum for England, IGCSE and IBDP level teaching; In addition, you must be confident working with students from diverse cultural and language backgrounds.
We seek individuals with high expectations of children's progress and achievements, an ability to demonstrate a commitment and desire to work as part of a team, and who are fully committed to taking an active part in all areas of school life. You will be an excellent communicator and confident with technology, someone who gets on well with colleagues, students and parents. Amongst other things, you will be well organised, have a good sense of humour and will want to participate fully in the extra-curricular aspects of school life.
In return for your passion to deliver the highest quality education you will enjoy a competitive salary, benefits and health insurance. You will have the opportunity to live in and work in one of America's most spectacular and vibrant cities, which is known to be at the leading edge of educational excellence.
Here at the British International School of Boston, we are a close knit team who are proud of our school and community. We educate approximately 440 young people of more than 80 heritages, in a through school from the ages of 18 months to 18 years, preparing them for futures as global citizens in the years ahead.
Please see our website for further information: http://www.nordangliaeducation.com/our-schools/boston/
Applications should be made online, using the link below. Applications should contain your letter of application, your curriculum vitae and the details of two professional references. Any offer of appointment will be subject to medical and Disclosure and Barring Service clearance.Please note that in order to qualify for an E2 visa to work in the US, you must be domicile and paying taxes in the UK for at least a year before applying for your visa.
To apply for this role please visit: Curriculum Leader of MFL
Closing date for applications is Monday 22 January 2018
Short listed candidates will be contacted during the week commencing Monday 22 January 2018with initial interviews taking place, conducted remotely by telephone, Skype or video conferencing the week beginning Monday 29 January 20