The INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL OF MONZA is seeking to appoint a TEACHER OF ECONOMICS (or January 2017) to join us in September 2017
Candidates should be well-qualified, committed to high standards, interested in using innovative approaches to learning and enthusiastic about promoting international understanding.
As interviews will be held on a rolling basis, we encourage applicants to apply as soon as possible.
The International School of Monza is focused on facilitating a meaningful education which is based on high achievement and inquiry based learning. All teachers are committed to providing learning experiences which are relevant to the lives of our students. The school consists of one class per grade and each class has no more than 25 students per class. Through a safe learning environment, supported by a caring team of teachers, our programmes provide each student with opportunities to explore, inquire and develop confidence. Our academic programme strives to equip students with the skills, knowledge, and understanding necessary for the 21st century.
Our new campus, which consists of a spacious brand new building close to a dedicated sport center, is situated in a safe neighborhood in the city center of Monza with rail access to Milan and the Italian lakes. The building houses well-designed classrooms, a gymnasium, a library and media center, a soundproof music room, a bright art studio, language, science and media labs, a study area, outdoor play facilities and a cafeteria.
We are fully authorised to deliver both the International Baccalaureate Primary Years and Middle Years Programmes (www.ibo.org) and expect to gain authorisation for the IB Diploma Programme in Spring 2017.
The school is one of several very successful Italian schools belonging to ISE (the International Schools of Europe) which in turn are part of Inspired, a worldwide network of premium schools. (www.inspirededu.co.uk), offering global best practice and professional development.
More information about the school and area can be found on our website at http://www.internationalschoolofeurope.it/en/monza
We are seeking to appoint a teacher of Economics to join our growing community and be part of a team within our secondary school. There may the possibility of either a September 2017 or January 2017 start. The initial contract will be for a period of two years, after which there may be the possibility of converting the contract into a permanent position of employment.
- to be in possession of a university degree in the subject and appropriate teaching qualification;
- to have had recent experience teaching Economics within the 16-18 age range;
- to be able to offer a second subject such as History or Mathematics.
- to be an EU passport holder or already be in possession of a valid visa that enables to work in Italy.
Previous experience with IB programmes is not required and official IB training will be offered, together with relocation assistance and help with the apartment search.
How to apply
Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should send a single PDF file containing the following to our Director of Education, Mr. Andrew Ackers at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Letter of application;
- CV with photo;
- Contact details of three referees (one of which must be supervisor from most recent appointment).