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Upper Primary Class Teacher (late August start)

Southbank International School, KensingtonKensington and Chelsea

Southbank International School is London's leading IB world school. With over 70 nationalities, our beautiful Kensington campus educates children from the ages of 3 – 11. We are currently looking for an excellent class teacher to join our Upper Primary teaching team, from August 2021.  Outstanding maths teaching and Upper Primary teaching essential.

We require an enthusiastic and committed teacher to teach in Grade 5 who models the IB Learner Profile to join our experienced team. The successful applicant will contribute positively to the daily life of our school and work collaboratively to create an engaging, stimulating and relevant learning environment for our students.

The successful candidate will:

- have a proven record of excellent teaching

- show a high level of commitment to the PYP programme and possibly have experience of the PYP Exhibition

- be able to work successfully within a team environment

- be self-motivated, organised and have excellent communication skills

- enjoy an inquiry-based approach to teaching and learning

With a liberal ethos, an emphasis on academic excellence and a commitment to the values of the IB, Southbank offers the opportunity to further extend your teaching and learning skills in a friendly, supportive but hard-working team. We offer excellent professional development opportunities linked to our well-developed appraisal programme which provides all teachers with regular feedback. We want all our teachers to develop professionally and to help develop the school. We are particularly interested in candidates able to demonstrate outstanding teaching and learning practice informed by educational research.

All our teachers offer a termly extra-curricular activity which should motivate, excite and interest children.

We welcome applications from experienced teachers who have worked in either the independent or state sector and/or internationally. 

For further details regarding the role and how to apply please visit

Closing date for applications 28 February 2021

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