Teacher, Nyon, Switzerland

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Oak HillNyon, Switzerland
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Start date: September 2018*
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent

Rewarding position and exciting opportunity

Oak Hill offers a unique half day programme to students with specific learning differences - dyslexia and/or AD(H)D. The programme provides students with three highly structured, multi-sensory instructional periods in reading, written language and mathematics each day.

Required: Qualified Teacher status, Masters Degree in Special Education with additional Special Education qualification in specific learning differences, particularly in dyslexia.

You will have experience of teaching Years 1 to 9. You will work as part of a very small team and have the skills necessary to take an active part in the further development of the school.

*You must be willing to travel to the USA for additional training for approximately 3 weeks either during June or July 2018.

The successful applicant will:

  • Work as a contributing member of a very small team, delivering high quality instruction to students with learning differences (dyslexia and/or AD(H)D.
  • Be flexible in your teaching and in daily interactions with the team and parents.
  • Attend accredited courses and attend in-service regularly to remain informed and proficient with current educational practice, particularly in relation to dyslexia, dyscalculia and AD(H)D
  • Contribute to the ongoing development of the school through presentations to the community and professional colleages.

Personal qualities:

  • Flexilble, adaptable and patient
  • Committed
  • Reflective

Apply by 31st January 2018

Please send a letter of application and CV to Rita Waddell, Head of School, at education@oakhill.ch or by post to Rita Waddell, Oak Hill, Chemin de Précossy 31, 1260 Nyon, Vaud, Suisse. www.oakhill.ch

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Address: Chemin de Précossy 31, Nyon, 1260, Switzerland
Telephone: +41 22 354 0140