head of middle school english and eal department - switzerland in geneva

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geneva, genève
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international teaching
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job description

Head of Middle School English and EAL Department

Location: Geneva, Switzerland

Start Date: August 2018

Curriculum: IB

Contract: 2 years

Salary: Competitive

Part of a major international educational group, this highly prestigious School in Switzerland is looking for a Head of Middle School English and EAL. The school offers a high-quality international education, in a community of diverse nationalities. They offer a truly bilingual curriculum, whilst offering an un-matched range of diplomas to help students prepare for top-class universities around the world.

The large striking campus offers spacious classrooms, a 5,000 square metre state-of-the-art Gym and theatre, providing the school with a modern multi-purpose building for sport and culture. A co-educational campus they apply the International Baccalaureate programme, alongside the option to take the French Baccalaureate. Teachers and management are highly experienced and committed to the academic, social and physical development of every child.

Applicants should possess a full teaching qualification for Secondary English from the UK or wider EU; ideally have experience leading an English and or EAL department, preferably within an IB World school. Experience teaching within a bilingual International School is highly beneficial. The candidate should be open to different cultures represented at the school and be highly motivated. Candidates are expected to be flexible, to show initiative and be able to work autonomously.

Benefits include the opportunity to work in a beautiful location in a very prestigious school with top of the range facilities, extremely supportive staff and a fantastic salary and benefits.

Switzerland is renowned for its enviable quality of life, with a mix of expansive greenery, Alps and stylish cities, Switzerland is a stylish destination to visit and live. There are countless outdoor adventures and contemporary urban breaks to explore. You will also have Italy, Austria, France and Germany right on your doorstep.

skills

knowledge of curriculum