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Head of Science Department (m/f/d)

accadis International School Bad HomburgBad Homburg, Germany

For our Secondary School we are seeking a capable and committed Science Teacher, who would be willing and able to lead the school’s Science department. Applicants must be qualified teachers with at least two years’ experience.

Candidates must have expertise in teaching Science across the age and ability range in Grades 5 – 12 and be passionate to raise the profile of this subject at the school. The ideal candidate is experienced in teaching Combined Science to IGCSE and Physics in the IB Diploma Programme. Candidates with appropriate experience may also be considered for the additional roles of IB DP and / or IGCSE coordinator.


You have

 a teaching qualification in Secondary Education

 the ability to teach Combined Science from Grades 5-10

 the ability to teach Physics in the IB Diploma Programme

 the capability to lead the Science department 

 a native level command of English 

 the commitment to teaching students whose first language may not be English

 strong IT skills in order to fully utilise our well-equipped and modern school environment

 open-mindedness, flexibility and the ability to work well in a team


Your area of responsibility 

 planning and teaching motivating lessons 

 focusing on student learning and development, differentiating and supporting as required

 teaching heterogeneous groups (e.g. students with different linguistic backgrounds)

 raising the profile of the Science department across the school

 leading the development of the Science curriculum and working closely with the other Science teachers 


We offer

 significant opportunities to help shape the school’s future

 a team of well-qualified and helpful international teachers

 a well-equipped and modern school environment

 students from local and international families who are friendly, open-minded and keen to learn

 an excellent location close to Frankfurt

 professional development

 a competitive salary + RMV job ticket



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