Head of Economics/Business Management (Urca Site)

The British School, Rio De JaneiroBrazil

To teach Economics in the IB Diploma Programme. Previous experience of teaching Economics at IB is preferable. The successful candidate will be self-motivated and able to work independently, as well as part of a team. Economics is a popular subject choice and we are looking to develop Economics at our Urca campus. The post will involve the teaching of Business Management in the first year as we make a full transition to Economics.

Applications from married teaching couples are welcome as are speculative applications since there may be other teaching opportunities within the school beyond the posts advertised.

The school is a non-profit co-educational day school of approximately 2200 students aged 2 to 18 years on three sites.

The Primary sections follow the International Primary Curriculum (IPC) and the Secondary sections follow KS3, IGCSE and IB Diploma programmes.

The above posts are offered with an attractive two-year contract (renewable), return airfare, housing and a full remuneration package. 

To apply, please send a letter of application (clearly stating date of availability for appointment), full curriculum vitae and the contact details of three referees by email to

The British School, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Tel: +55 21 2543-5519 – extension 158

E-mail: applications@britishschool.g12.br  

Website: www.britishschool.g12.br  

Deadline for receipt of applications is Monday 20th September 2021.

Initial interviews will be conducted by Skype or Zoom. The school reserves the right to appoint before this date if the right candidate is identified.

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