Primary Teacher, Slovakia

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Galileo SchoolSlovakia

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are looking to appoint an inspiring and motivated Primary Teacher to commence work in September 2018. This position is suitable for both NQTs as well as experienced teachers. There is also the possibility of turning an initial fixed contract into a permanent contract.

Details of post

The successful candidate will be expected to teach the primary curriculum of one or more of the listed subjects, taking into account the varied needs of our pupils whose first language is not English. We welcome applications from both experienced and newly qualified teachers. We will be looking for the following qualities in our short-listed candidates: flexibility, good classroom organisation and management, the ability to communicate and cooperate with colleague teachers and parents. In terms of personality, the candidate must be able to cope with mixed language levels, work well within a small professional team yet at the same time be self-sufficient, and enjoy the challenge of something new.

General info on GALILEO SCHOOL

GALILEO SCHOOL is a privately owned English language bilingual school in Bratislava in Slovakia (close to Vienna and Budapest). We provide an integrated English and Slovak curriculum to approximately 600 students aged 3 to 19.

GALILEO SCHOOL is a Pearson Edexcel International teaching centre granted recognition to conduct GCE, GCSE, International GCSE, and International Advanced level achievement tests with Pearson. The centre number is 91832.

GALILEO SCHOOL prepares students for further education, professional and personal life within Europe and beyond. Our graduates are well prepared to study in both the national and international context. Students gain profound English language skills along with broad foundations in a variety of subjects within the curriculum. The key component of our educational philosophy is additive bilingualism, which develops both the mother tongue and the English language.

The factors that contribute to the high quality of education at GALILEO SCHOOL include a small number of pupils per class (maximum 20); students with good behaviour, lessons that motivate students and are fun, modern equipment, and passionate teachers who are innovative professionals. The language of instruction is English and is complemented with original British and American textbooks.

Bratislava is the capital city of Slovakia and is a member of the EU. It offers a relatively inexpensive and yet high standard of living. It is a charming city spread on the both banks of the Danube river and has the most well-developed tourist facilities. With its position in central Europe, Bratislava is easy to reach. It is located just an hour from Vienna, two hours from Budapest and three hours from Prague, the three wonderful capital cities. Other European countries can also be reached by low-cost flights from Bratislava International Airport.

Further details are available upon application. Suitable applicants will initially be interviewed via Skype. We look forward to hearing from you.

For further information about our school, please look us up on our website.

To apply please send a letter of application and a CV to Ms Marianna Hornackova, School Principal at the following email:

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More about Galileo School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Dúdvažská 6, 82107 Bratislava 214, Bratislava, Slovakia
Telephone: +421 905 328 160
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