Part-time Norwegian Literature Teacher Required for August 2018
Salary £4,314 to £7,300 (dependant on experience)
One of seventeen in the movement, UWC Atlantic College, founded in 1962, is the original United World College. Perched above the Bristol Channel approximately 20 miles west of Cardiff, our 360 students study the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) and take part in an outstanding co-curricular programme in support of the UWC mission. Enjoying a spectacular location at St. Donat’s Castle, the 16 – 19 year olds are drawn from over 90 nationalities, with 60% of our students being non-native level English speakers.
We are incredibly proud of our proven track record of outstanding results and commitment to experiential learning.
We want to appoint a qualified and dynamic part time Norwegian Teacher who is internationally-minded with a demonstrable passion for and deep understanding of the UWC mission and values. Deliberate diversity is at the heart of the UWC model of education and experience living and working abroad is considered an asset.
The direct contact hours of work for the post are approximately 3.5 per week. There may be some flexibility in terms of when the required hours are timetabled.
All levels of teaching experience will be considered for a candidate who demonstrates enthusiasm, excellent pedagogical practice and subject understanding in depth.
The students studying the subject will be native level Norwegian speakers, and therefore the successful applicants need to have native language ability and the ability to teach literature in the relevant language.
Further information about the position, including details of how to apply, is available on our website www.atlanticcollege.org/vacancies.
Closing date for receipt of applications: 29 May 2018 at 12 noon
Interviews will be held on: 7 June 2018
UWC Atlantic College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. Registered Charity Number: 525761