Languages Teacher ( Spanish & French)

The Hamilton International SchoolDoha- Qatar

What your school offers

When you join THIS, you also join ISP (International Schools Partnership), a group of 46 schools located across the world. We offer you the opportunity to join our determined and energetic team as we embark on a unique educational journey to become the premium school of choice in Doha

As a new purpose-built school, we are privileged to have a range of world-class facilities and our spacious, well-resourced classrooms and learning areas will be filled with natural light, providing excellent conditions for learning.

We offer:

We place teaching and learning at the very core of what we do. The Hamilton International School embraces the individuality of every learner. We will support student learning through a robust, child-focused curriculum and enriching extra-curricular programs.

In Primary, we offer a high quality bespoke international curriculum. We follow the IEYC (International Early Years Curriculum) and the IPC (International Primary Curriculum), alongside the UK National Curriculum. In Secondary, our students will follow the IMYC (International Middle Years Curriculum) , before progressing to iGSCE. Students will graduate with an IB Diploma and/or a High School Diploma accredited by NEASC, a US accreditation organization, preparing our students for the best international universities.

Facilities

• The largest theatre in any school in Qatar – with an auditorium and balcony to seat over 850 guests, an orchestra pit, a large stage, and a fully equipped production room. We will nurture a fully-fledged performing arts programme and it will be used to host concerts, performances and other events.

• A dedicated indoor sports centre with a full-sized basketball court, two swimming pools, tennis courts, dance studios and a fitness centre, as well as seating for large sporting events.

• Outside sporting facilities include a FIFA-certified football pitch and an athletics track that will set a new standard for schools in Doha.

• World-class science laboratories and ICT suites equipped with the latest digital learning technology will deliver an outstanding and broad education to our students.

• A large black box performing space.

• Exceptional music and production facilities with soundproof rooms, practice rooms, and a sound editing suite, enabling our students to fully experience and appreciate all aspects of producing and executing a performance.

• STEM and creative arts focused breakout rooms, an interactive space in our libraries for collaboration and group work, a media room with a TV studio, and a green screen and editing suite.

We will ensure safety, wellbeing and happiness this is at the forefront of everything we do. We will be a truly inclusive community school – we embrace the individuality and cultural identity of every child.

To find out more about THIS, we encourage you to visit our website: https://hamiltoninternationalschool.qa/

Salary and Benefits

• The successful candidate will receive:

• Competitive salary and benefits package

• Fully subsidised accommodation

• Annual flights to your home country.

Due to the significant growth in our students numbers across the school, we’re looking for a Languages Teacher to join our amazing team who:

  • Plans, prepares and delivers Music lessons to suit the individual educational needs of all students & facilitate purposeful active learning and teaching
  • Carries out student assessments/evaluations in line with departmental and school policy
  • Records and analyse students’ progress, advising students how to improve by setting achievable targets
  • Improves all students in learning and ensure all students make progress
  • Prepare required reports on students and activities as requested by Head of Primary
  • Develops Curriculum Maps and Lesson Plans to reflect curriculum policy
  • Is able to teach a specific curriculum area across the Primary  School, in line with the IEYC and IPC , and / or the middle school, inline with the IMYC  at times leading specifically in certain areas.
  • Can work collaboratively with class teachers ensuring the curriculum is well matched to the needs of each learner
  • Is able to create learning opportunities which maximise the facilities and resources we offer
  • To ensure their subject reflect whole school and community opportunities
  • Devise strategic subject action plans in their area
  • Is able to ‘bring their subject to life’ across the school
  • Is deeply passionate about teaching and learning in their subject area across the Primary Year groups, from 3 – 11 years old and / or the Middle school, 11-14 years old.
  • Demonstrate a record of high quality teaching in this subject within Primary
  • Approaches school life with enthusiasm and a commitment to ‘make a difference’ to the children at THIS
  • Is innovative, flexible, creative and enthusiastic
  • Embraces the opportunity to be part of a new school
  • Develops exciting, innovative lesson plans which meet established school and national curriculum models
  • Manages the diverse ability levels of students, embracing each child as an individual
  • Adapts curriculum to fit student needs while maintaining overall class progress
  • Possesses and continually develops working knowledge of national curriculum programme and frameworks
  • Assesses and records student development, while identifying problem areas and areas which need attention and improvement
  • Provides a safe, positive learning environment for students
  • Communicates with any and all other staff members who engage with students
  • Communicates with parents as per school guidelines on a regular basis, including presenting student progress reports and informing parents of requisite student discipline
  • Maintains high levels of behaviour among students, while promoting safety and compliance with school rules and guidelines
  • Attends (and contributes to) continuous professional development
  • Attends and takes part in school meetings on curriculum, organisation, and guidelines.

Child Safeguarding and Protection

THIS is fully committed to students’ safeguarding and protection. The selected applicants will be required to take responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within our school, as well as adhere to and ensure compliance with The Hamilton International School’s child protection policies and procedures.

Criminal Background Checks

All successful applicants will be subject to satisfactory Criminal Background Checks covering the 10 years prior to their start date with the school; this will cover all countries of residence during that period.

Thank you for considering The Hamilton International School as your next place of employment. We regularly update this page with teaching, support and administrative positions.

Applications

Please complete the Tes online application form and upload your Curriculum Vitae along with your application cover letter (maximum 1 side of A4). You should also include the details of three professional referees.

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