Head of Economics, Rome, Italy

Closing date:Expiring soon

Southlands International SchoolRome, Italy

Date posted:
Start date: September 1, 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are seeking to appoint a Head of Economics from the 1st September 2019.  The successful candidate will have the ability to lead a department, build on our current International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme and teach throughout the age and ability range of the senior school.  Most importantly, the candidate should have the ability to engender positive relationships within the school community.  

We are an expanding IB World School, part of the NACE international group of schools.  We would be interested in candidates who ideally have International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme training, however this can be provided for the right candidate.

The Person

Essential requirements:

• to possess excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills

• to be a UK resident with a valid passport, dual passport or already in possession of a valid visa that allows work in Italy

• to hold "Qualified Teacher Status" or equivalent qualifications

How to apply 

(Closing date Monday 20th May 2019)

Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should send the following to humanresources@southlands.it 

• letter of application

• full CV with photograph

• contact details of three referees (one must be the current/most recent employer)

The initial interview will be via Skype with short-listed candidates being invited to Rome for the final interview.  If you have not heard from us by Wednesday 22nd May 2019, your application has not been successful. 

Southlands International School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and satisfactory references.  You are encouraged to visit our website at www.southlands.it to learn more ab out the school.

Job location

More about Southlands International School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Via Teleclide 40, Casalpalocco, Rome, 00124, Italy.
Telephone: +39 6 5053932