DP and MYP English Teacher, Switzerland

International School of SchaffhausenSwitzerland
Date posted:
Start date: August 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

“Each mind has its own method.”

The International School of Schaffhausen is a growing school in the Zurich North area, Switzerland. We are an IB-World School authorized for the PYP, MYP and Diploma Programme.

We are seeking a qualified and experienced IB DP English Teacher. Experience with teaching the DP English course is a must for a successful candidacy. We are also looking for a DP Coordinator and there is a potential for this leadership role, in addition, for the right candidate. April or August start available.

Starting Date: August 2020

Your profile

  • a team player who wants to play an active role in whole school life
  • a person of high integrity who knows how to enable young people to achieve their full potential
  • a reflective practitioner, open-minded to new ideas
  • an expert teacher, who is passionate about their subject


Your role

  • teach our IB DP English courses
  • be part of the MYP team as a English teacher
  • potential DP Coordinator, for the right candidate (not essential)


Your expertise

  • versatile teacher and a role model for excellence in teaching
  • excellent interpersonal skills and the capacity to interact well and communicate effectively with students, parents and colleagues
  • ability to evaluate the progress of students and the quality of their learning and to use this to build a culture of continuous improvement and striving for excellence


More information about the school can be found at www.issh.ch

Please send your letter of application, your CV, at least one letter of recommendation (open reference), a recent photograph and the names and contact details of two referees to:

Ashley Thorpe (a.thorpe@issh.ch)
Head of Secondary
International School of Schaffhausen
Mühlentalstrasse 280
8200 Schaffhausen

More about International School of Schaffhausen
Address: Mühlentalstrasse 280, Schaffhausen, CH-8200, Switzerland. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +41 52 624 17 07