Secondary Teacher of IB Design (MYP and DP), Devonshire, Bermuda

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Somersfield AcademyDevonshire, Bermuda

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Secondary Teacher of IB MYP and DP Design

Somersfield Academy seeks an experienced teacher of IB Design for September 2019. We are looking for an applicant with a proven record of success at the IB MYP and DP levels of instruction (or equivalent).  Experience working in Systems/ Robotics, particularly the VEX system is an asset.  The position is intended for an applicant with experience in digital aspects of design.  Here are some of the key areas we are looking for in the successful applicant:

  • coding / programming
  • digital communication
  • digital game design
  • digital interface design
  • interactive media design
  • web design
  • Electronics
  • Architectural design
  • computer-aided design
  • graphic design
  • robotics (controls)
  • systems engineering design

Successful applicants must have:

§ a Bachelor’s degree in relevant subject area of Design

§ a B. Ed/ PGCE in relevant teaching area

§ a minimum of three-years teaching experience in Secondary-level Design courses (ages 11-18)

§ experience teaching IB MYP-DP and/or UK Key Stage 4-5 (IB preferred)

§ a proven record of successful student results in MYP, DP, IGCSE, MYP, A Level, or AP courses (IB preferred)

§ the ability to prepare samples of student work for external moderation

§ the ability to deliver courses in product and/or digital design

§ experience preparing students for externally assessed examinations

§ a passion for curriculum and assessment design

§ a willingness to embrace best-practice approaches to student-centered, inquiry-based learning

More about Somersfield Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 16 years
Address: 107 Middle Road, Devonshire DV 06, Bermuda. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +1441 236 9797