St. George’s the British International School, Cologne, Germany.
St. George’s School seeks a well-qualified SEND Coordinator to work across our secondary schools, to start in August 2020.
Serving the international community in Cologne for almost 30 years, St. George’s School combines an enriching curriculum with family orientated care. The school has grown from small beginnings into a thriving community of over 850 pupils, aged from 2-18 and representing more than 40 nationalities.
The National Curriculum is taught throughout the school, and we offer the IB Diploma in our Sixth form.
One of a group of three schools located across Germany, St. George’s offers the successful applicant an exciting range of opportunities for professional development and growth across the school group.
Located on a new, purpose built campus on the outskirts of Cologne, St. George’s School enjoys direct transport links to the city centre, as well as to the greater area of Cologne-Bonn.
Germany’s fourth largest city, Cologne is a dynamic and vibrant cultural centre, with a large and diverse international community. Situated in the heart of Europe, Cologne offers a high standard of living, as well as numerous opportunities for travel and cultural discovery.
Cologne-Bonn airport is located only 20km from the school, with many daily flights to the UK, and a high speed rail service connects Cologne to London, via Brussels.
We are seeking to appoint a qualified SEND Coordinator to work across our secondary school.
Our SEND provision is a developing area of the school and we are seeking a well qualified individual to support us in this development. Alongside monitoring the provision for pupils with special needs, the role will involve ensuring appropriate assessment and referral, as well as significant work with teaching staff to ensure that needs are met in the classroom. Coordination with Heads of Section and faculty leaders will be a key part of the role, as well as supporting teachers in their understanding and management of specific pupils’ needs.
Please download our application pack for detailed information.
Only applications made through the TES online portal will be considered.
We require additional information for your application, please upload the following documents via the supporting documents link:
1. Your passport information page or ID card
2. A copy of your degree certificate and teaching qualification.
Please note that a teaching degree or post-graduate diploma (B.Ed, M.Ed, PGCE or equivalent) is required for this role. Unqualified teachers, or those only holding TEFL or ESOL qualifications, will not be considered.
Applications should be submitted by the closing date of 12th April 2020. The school reserves the right to contact outstanding applicants in advance of this deadline.
St. George’s is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will therefore be subject to enhanced background checks.
For any inquires relating to this role, please do not hesitate to contact us directly:
Mr Christopher Lewis
Head of Recruitment
Tel: 0049 2233 808870