English Teacher, Lisbon, Portugal

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St. Dominic's international School, PortugalLisbon, Portugal

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Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: The successful candidate will receive a salary and benefits that are competitive within Europe.
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

The school 

Saint Dominic’s International School is a long established school offering the three academic programs of the International Baccalaureate, PYP, MYP and DP. We are fully accredited by CIS and NEASC. 

We are a true international school, with 60 nationalities represented amongst our student body, and 17 nationalities amongst the teaching staff. The entire school currently has close to 900 students of whom 400 are in Primary and 500 are in Secondary. 

The students at Saint Dominic’s are enthusiastic, respectful and keen to learn.  They are supported by parents who are involved and engaged in their child’s progress. 

Portugal is a beautiful country and Lisbon is one of the most desirable places to live in Europe at the moment.  It is an incredibly safe city and there is a wide variety of activities outside of work. 

To find out more about Saint Dominic’s, please visit our website: https://www.dominics-int.org

English teacher 

We are looking to appoint a well-qualified and experienced English teacher to teach mainly in the IB MYP programme with the possibility of teaching at Diploma level.  Candidates with experience in one or both of these programmes would be preferred.  You will be a highly effective and dynamic classroom teacher, with a genuine commitment to putting students first.  You will also have a proven track record of securing excellent results in external examinations. 

We are looking for hard-working professionals with growth mindsets. To thrive in this environment, you need to be confident, collaborative and open to feedback.  

A full job description and person specification can be found below.

Application procedures 

If you are interested in joining us, please submit a letter of application together with your CV attached to one e-mail with a subject line stating the position applied for and your name to: recruitment@dominics-int.org 

We will acknowledge receipt of all applications. Short listed candidates will be asked to provide three professional referees. 

Saint Dominic’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and operates child protection screening which includes contacting previous employers and Disclosure and Barring checks. 

Please note carefully the deadline of 12 noon GMT on 11 July 2019.

More about St. Dominic's international School, Portugal
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Rua Maria Brown, Outeiro de Polima, Sao Domingos de Rana, Lisbon, 2785-518, Portugal. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +351 21 444 0434
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