Primary School Teacher, Romania

Closing date:Expiring soon

British International School of TimisoaraRomania

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

The British International School of Timisoara (BIST) is looking for a qualified EYFS teacher to join our team in January 2020. NQT applications will be considered for this position. In addition, we have tentative homeroom teaching positions in KS1 and KS2 for August 2020.  Interested candidates should send a CV and completed BIST application form, which can be downloaded from our school website.

This is a unique opportunity for dedicated and passionate teachers who love being in the classroom and working with children, but also wish to join us in building an innovative and exciting centre of learning, which is on its way to becoming the best school in Romania. 

The British International School of Timisoara is the first school with a British International curriculum to be established in the western part of Romania. It is a cutting-edge project with state-of-the-art facilities, modern resources and a keen desire to do what is best for the children, using a truly international approach. BIST opened in September 2019 for students in Reception to Year 9, and it has already developed waiting lists in several year groups. The school will continue to grow gradually, with plans to implement the Cambridge IGCSE programme in KS4 and aims to offer the International Baccalaureate curriculum in KS5. The school has completed its first COBIS inspection and we are working towards full accreditation.

Located in the northern part of Timisoara, the campus can accommodate up to 600 students and is expected to reach its full capacity by 2021. The school benefits from a generous space of over 10 000 square meters with beautiful green areas.

As a Primary School teacher, you will work closely with the Head of Primary School to continue to develop the curriculum and help fulfil the ambitious vision of the school. 

The successful candidate will need to be a passionate teacher who has the drive and keen desire to bring a significant contribution to the educational sector in this part of Romania. In addition, the successful candidate will: 

  • Know how to build positive relationships; 
  • Have an engaging personality and teaching style;
  • Have good classroom management skills;
  • Have good communication skills;
  • Have high expectations of children and themselves;
  • Have strong subject knowledge and master a variety of teaching and assessment strategies;
  • Be flexible and willing to learn new things;
  • Be a team player and like to share good practice;
  • Have a positive attitude and be solution oriented;  
  • Be keen to provide an engaging, stimulating and supporting learning environment

For further information about the school and about the role see the school website and the Primary School Teacher Job Description.

If you are interested, please apply by sending your CV and application letter by no later than 15 of December, 2019 to and

The British International School of Timisoara takes safeguarding children very seriously and as such all staff are subject to rigorous checks, including enhanced DBS clearance, or similar checks both from the country of origin and the previous country of employment, along with qualification checks and employment checks to include an exploration of any gaps within employment and three satisfactory references.

More about British International School of Timisoara
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 13 years
Address: Timisoara, Timis, 300291, Romania. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +40 0726 707 446