Primary Class Teacher, Uganda

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Ambrosoli International SchoolUganda

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Start date: August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking for a highly motivated , inspirational and creative primary teacher to be part of our wonderful team at Ambrosoli International School, Kampala, Uganda. This is an excellent chance to join and make a real contribution to a friendly, vibrant and dynamic learning environment.

Ambrosoli is a primary only school set in a quiet, leafy suburb of Kampala. The school has an excellent reputation for its diversity, academic successes, international mindedness and for its sense of community. We are proud of the fact that all of the children in our school are here because the school has been recommended to their parents by existing or previous parents.  Please see our website for more information we also have a very active Facebook page where you can get an idea of the atmosphere and ethos of our school.

The right candidate must be able to:

Demonstrate excellent knowledge of the National Curriculum for England and theme-based learning in order to create an exciting, challenging and positive learning environment in the class that will allow the children in their class to achieve the schools mission – to nurture curiosity, creativity and global awareness; challenging the children to thrive and achieve and empowering them to become confident, compassionate and internationally minded learners
Build good, open communication with children, families and colleagues
Observe, assess, record and facilitate the children’s growth and development
Enjoy being a part of a learning community which values all of its members and is continually reflecting on 21st Century learning and teaching and challenging ourselves to think about what this means for the future of the children at our school.

We expect:

  • An internationally recognised Bachelor of Education or PGCE (Primary or Early Childhood)
  • An excellent level of spoken and written English
  • Experience in international schools, with International Primary Curriculum (IPC) experience preferred
  • Organisational and teamwork skills
  • A good level of computer literacy

At Ambrosoli International School we are committed to providing a world class, safe, happy environment in which children and young people are able to thrive and learn. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our pupils irrespective of race, ability, religion, gender or culture.

All post holders in regulated activity (having regular unsupervised contact with children) are subject to appropriate national and international vetting procedures including satisfactory criminal record checks from both Country of residence/birth and any Country of residence within the last 10 years.

If you are an appropriately qualified and passionate teacher send your letter of application and C.V. to Amanda Dickson

The deadline for applications is Friday 20th April, however, early applications are encouraged and may result in face to face interviews in London between 27th March and 5th April. Thereafter, interviews will be conducted via Skype.

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More about Ambrosoli International School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Main School Site, Plot 10/12 Binayomba Street, (Off Luthuli Ave), Bugolobi, Kampala, Uganda
Telephone: +256 414 220 416