PYP and MYP Teachers
International School has several vacancies for August 2018, due to expansion
and staff turnover. The part time
vacancies can be combined into a full time position for teachers with the right
mix of experience or expertise.
Teachers –full time. Candidates should have at least two years prior experience
as a homeroom teacher in the elementary years.
IBPYP experience will be a distinct advantage.
Humanities – full time. Candidates to
hold a degree in a suitable discipline for a mixed humanities course and have
at least two years’ experience teaching a similar subject. IB experience will be a distinct advantage.
PHE – part time. Candidates with
previous experience teaching PE or coaching will be treated
preferentially. IB experience will be a
EAL – part time. Candidates with
previous experience of teaching English as an additional language in an English
speaking school are preferred. IB experience will be a distinct advantage.
Support teacher – part time. The LS
teacher at KIS coordinates the work to support students academically within the school and works with
outside agencies. Previous experience in a student support role is a
requirement for this post, and IB experience will be a distinct advantage.
A full time
position at KIS currently consists of 18.9 contact hours, and pre-tax salaries
range from approximately 400000 NOK to 600000 NOK. Further details about renumeration and terms
of service are in the attached documentation, along with some information about living and working in Kristiansand.
A strong candidate will have most, if not all,
of the following attributes:
A recognised teaching
Native-level spoken and written
Experience of teaching in an
Experience and recent training
in IB programmes
Examples of recent innovation
in the classroom and an analytical approach to its success
The flexibility needed to work
in a small school
Application should be made by CV and a
covering letter (in English) that outlines your educational philosophy, your
beliefs about teaching and learning in an IB international school and some
details of your recent practice. Details
of at least two referees should also be included, one of whom must be your
current or most recent employer. The
deadline for applications is March 5th. Applications should be sent by email to
the principal, firstname.lastname@example.org. Inquiries and questions before completing an
application are welcomed by the school at the same email address.
Applicants will be required to have their
teaching qualifications recognised by UDIR (the Norwegian education
department), and will need to present recent police checks from the last two
countries of residence.