French Class Teacher -Tallinn, Estonia (With the possibility of becoming coordinator for the French Section within the school)
Employer: Tallinn European School, Estonia
Location: Tallinn, Estonia
Contract type: Full Time
Contract term: Fixed Term
Tallinn European School (TES) is part of the network of European Schools, currently located in the IT hub of Estonia. We offer the full European Schools Curriculum (from nursery 1– Secondary 7) which leads to the European Baccalaureate Certificate at the end of S7.
TES emphasizes a holistic approach to education at the heart of which is inquiry based teaching and learning. The primary section offers education in English and pupils can choose between French or German as language 2 from primary 1 onward. Pupils also have an option of choosing their mother tongue (One of the official EU languages) as language 1 while the rest of the curriculum is delivered in English. The secondary curriculum is delivered in English and supplemented by a strong language 2 programme with a third language chosen from secondary 1.
Brand New Facilities:
We are currently located in Keevise 2, in the IT Hub of Tallinn. We have outgrown our current school and will move to a newly renovated historical building in the center of the city with good connections for public transport with trains, buses and trolley buses and the world famous historical Old Town of Tallinn just a few minutes walk away.
TES - A growing school:
The expansion of the IT industry brings with it an increased demand for international education and it is the mission of TES to be the leading provider of international education in Estonia. We will introduce our French Section next school year in nursery and primary. With this growth and expansion comes a need to recruit suitable candidates for teaching positions.
Tallinn European School (TES) is now recruiting enthusiastic and committed teachers for the position of primary class teacher :
- Relevant teaching experience at primary school level.
- A commitment to student centered inquiry based learning.
- experience as class teacher essential.
- Additional European language and advantage
- Flexibility to co-teach with a content subject teacher if required.
Interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place in one of the following venues:
Online via Skype
Tallinn European School, Estonia (cost will be covered by the school)
Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the students in our care and expects all applicants to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practices and all appointments are subject to interview, satisfactory references, identity and criminal record checks.
# First Preference will be given to French Citizens.
Please complete the online application form below