This is a rare opportunity to lead an IB Diploma team in a well-established international school in London with high standards of teaching and learning and excellent opportunities for professional development.
Dwight School London is an IB World School offering the Primary Years, Middle Years and Diploma programmes. The Dwight School community has a rich diversity of cultures, nationalities and experiences, with over 50 nationalities represented and over 40 languages spoken. We are a small, friendly and supportive community with high aspirations for our students, and high expectations of our staff.
As the Diploma Coordinator you will be a member of the Dwight London Upper School Leadership Team which is taking the school forward further in its mission to prepare young people to become compassionate lifelong learners who strive for a better world. As a Dwight school we are committed to our three pillars; personalised learning, community and global vision, and igniting the spark of genius in every child.
We will expect the post holder to be an outstanding teacher who can lead by example and has a willingness to innovate. An international outlook and experience of the IB programmes and international education is essential. Dwight School London is a values driven organisation and the successful candidate will have to demonstrate an understanding of and a commitment to student-led, inquiry-based learning and the values of the IB learner profile.
In return you will have opportunities for professional development, the support of a resourceful, forward looking and dedicated line-manager, friendly and helpful colleagues, a supportive parent body and all the advantages of a vibrant, diverse and welcoming international community.
For more information please see the candidate pack. In your cover letter of no more than two A4 pages outline how your skills and experience meet the job description and person specification. The deadline for applications is Monday, 25th February 2019.