SENCO/Teacher, Milan

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St. Louis SchoolMilan

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: A generous salary, flights and baggage allowance, and support for the apartment search are provided by the school
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

St Louis School of Milan is a private IB Diploma world international school, catering for over 1200 children from ages 2 to 18.

The Lower School offers a curriculum based on the British National Curriculum; the Middle School follows the Cambridge International Curriculum, leading up to IGCSE and IB examinations in the High School. An exceptional average IB score of 36 was achieved in 2018, which puts us as the highest scoring school in continental Europe for the fourth year running ( The school is part  of the prestigious INSPIRED school network (  

Due to our expansions across our two Lower School sites, we are currently seeking to appoint an experienced, creative and dynamic SENCO of the highest quality to join us from September 2019.  The successful candidate would be able to offer a specialist subject in Primary School, preferably English or Drama.

Contracts are initially for 12 months, with the possibility to extend the contract upon mutual agreement. 

We are looking a SENCO who has:

• Thorough knowledge of the National Curriculum

• QTS or equivalent

• A university degree in a related field and an appropriate teaching qualification

• A minimum of two years’ experience

• Enthusiasm, commitment and professionalism

• Excellent communication skills to liaise with teachers, parents and specialists

• A well-developed ability to work in teams

• A positive and flexible approach

Deadline for applications is Friday 3rd May. Initial interviews will take place by Skype though the interview process may begin earlier. 

A generous salary, flights and baggage allowance, and support for the apartment search are provided by the school.

Candidates should send their letter of application, CV and a recent photograph to the Director, Rossella Cosso at and Head of Primary, Jennie Devine at

Please send your email with the relevant position as your subject line. Due to difficulties in obtaining visas we only accept applications from people who have a passport or citizenship from an EU country.

More about St. Louis School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 18 years
Address: via Caviglia, Milan, 20139, Italy. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +39 2 55231235