Mathematics Teacher, Italy

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International School of SienaItaly

Date posted:
Start date: Oct 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Attractive salary and excellent benefits package
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


is seeking to appoint a teacher of MATHEMATICS for the MIDDLE AND HIGH SCHOOL

to join us in October 2018

Candidates should be well-qualified, committed to high standards, interested in using innovative approaches to learning and enthusiastic about promoting international understanding.

As interviews will be held on a rolling basis, we encourage applicants to apply as soon as possible.

Deadline for applications: 15th October 2018

The School

The International School of Siena is focused on facilitating a meaningful education which is based on high achievement and inquiry based learning. The school consists of small classes, one class per grade. Our IB programmes provide each student with opportunities to explore, inquire and develop confidence as well as equipping them with the skills, knowledge, and understanding necessary for the 21st century.

Our school is currently located in a 17th century villa in the Tuscan countryside just outside of Siena. This is an exciting phase in our development as we are building a new school facility which will include a spacious indoor gymnasium, well designed classrooms, Libraries and science labs.

We are fully authorised to deliver both the International Baccalaureate Primary Years and Middle Years Programme ( and expect to develop into the IB Diploma Programme in the near future.

The school is one of several very successful Italian schools belonging to ISE (the International Schools of Europe) which in turn are part of Inspired, a worldwide network of premium schools. (, offering global best practice and professional development.

More information about the school and area can be found on our website at

The Position:

International School of Siena is seeking a Mathematics Teacher, who will be able to adapt quickly to a new and exciting learning environment. We are seeking an enthusiastic professional, willing to use flexible strategies in a class with students from different language backgrounds.

Applicants must be willing to collaborate with the other members of the middle school department and be involved in the development of the math programme for the middle school /high school.

Candidate requirements:

  • to be in possession of a university degree in the subject and an appropriate teaching qualification;
  • to be a fluent English Speaker
  • to have had recent experience teaching the subject at Middle and High School level 
  • to be an EU passport holder or already be in possession of a valid visa that enables to work in Italy

Experience in teaching the IB MYP or DP would also be beneficial, although not essential as official IB training will be offered, together with relocation assistance and help with the apartment search.

How to apply

Please use Quick apply or fill out Tes application form attahing the following: 

-      Letter of application;

-      CV with photo;

-      Contact details of three referees (one of which must be supervisor from most recent appointment).

Job location

More about International School of Siena
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 14 years
Address: Villa Parigini - Loc, Basciano Monteriggioni, Siena, 53035, Italy
Telephone: +39 577 328103
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