Contract type: Full Time
Contract term: Temporary/Permanent depending on profile
About the school:
The International School of Bergamo is a friendly and expanding school opened in 2011. Officially an IB World School for the Primary Years Programme, ISBergamo opened its first middle school class in September 2016 and will soon be a candidate for the IB Middle Years Programme. The growth of the school will include an extension of our current premises, with brand new facilities for each of the subjects.
Our mission is based on the values of the learner profile and we aim to offer a challenging and stimulating curriculum based on high achievement and inquiry based learning and designed to generate an enthusiasm for learning and value it as a life-long process.
International School of Bergamo is seeking an Elementary class teacher, who will be able to adapt quickly to a new and exciting learning environment.
We are seeking an enthusiastic professional, preferably with experience of the International Baccalaureate, willing to use flexible strategies in a class with students from different language backgrounds.
The successful candidate will be:
- passionate about learning and able to engage students at all levels
- committed to maintaining high standards in all aspects of the work of the school
- interested in using a constructivist approach to learning, and enthusiastic about promoting international understanding.
- nurturing and inspiring in developing the whole child
- a good team player who enjoys working with others
- Qualified Teacher Status
- Hold EU passport of have already obtained the right to be employed in Italy.
- IB PYP experience/training is helpful but not required
- Knowledge and skills in ICT literacy
Candidates are required to send their CV with recent photo, contact details for two references, one of whom must be your current or most recent employer and a cover letter for the attention of Roisin Cosgrove, Elementary Coordinator International School of Bergamo, by email only to: firstname.lastname@example.org
As interviews will be held on a rolling basis, we encourage applicants to apply as soon as possible.