Mathematics Teacher – IB MYP and DP, Modena, Italy

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International School of ModenaModena, Italy

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: upon application
Contract term: Fixed Term

Contract type: Full Time, to start January 8th 2018
Contract term:  Until August 2019 with potential for extension
Deadline for submission of applications: On-going Interviews
Package and Benefits: Expenses reimbursement/Help with finding accommodation

The School:

The International School of Modena aims to facilitate meaningful education, based on high standards and inquiry-based learning within an international context. The school has one class per grade from Kindergarten to Grade 12 and, within a safe and student-centered learning environment, supported by a caring team of teachers, our programmes provide each student with opportunities to explore, inquire and develop confidence, as we strive to equip students with the skills, knowledge and intercultural understanding necessary for the 21st century. The school is one of several very successful Italian schools  belonging to ISE (the International School of Europe) which in turn is part of Inspired, a worldwide network of premium schools offering global best practice and professional development. Located just outside the city of Modena, surrounded by attractive and rural countryside, it caters for just over 200 students aged between 3 and 18 years of age.  The school is fully authorised by the International Baccalaureate for its Primary, Middle Years and Diploma programmes (see Our unique and stimulating campus, boasts an innovative and functional design and outstanding sport facilities, and is an ideal learning environment for students aged 3 and beyond.

The Position

We are seeking to appoint a Teacher of Mathematics to join the Secondary School mathematics team. All students at ISM study courses in mathematics up to graduation at age 18/19. Our excellent mathematics team is made up of two teachers who collaborate on all aspects of the IB programme, as well as aspects of the Italian state exam taken in grade 9 by Italian students. The ideal candidate would be interested in teaching a range of abilities across the entire secondary school age range.

Essential characteristics:

  • to be in possession of a university degree in a related subject and an appropriate teaching qualification;
  • to have had recent experience teaching the subject within the 11-19 age range;
  • to be an EU passport holder or already be in possession of a valid visa that enables to work in Italy.

Previous experience with IB programmes is not required and official IB training will be offered, together with relocation assistance.

How to apply

Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should send a single PDF file containing the following to

  • Letter of application;
  • CV with photo;
  • Contact details of three referees (one of which must be supervisor from most recent appointment), who you give your consent for us to approach before interview.

The person appointed will be expected to begin work from January 8th 2018, before which date a criminal records check will need to be completed as part of our child safeguarding policy.

Job location

More about International School of Modena
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Piazza Montessori, 1/A, Montale Rangone (MO), 41051, Italy
Telephone: +39 59 530 649
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