Economics Teacher (+ A Level History or Geography) in Switzerland

Country: Switzerland
Region: Europe
Subject: Economics
Level: Ages 11-18 / Secondary
Start date: 1st September, 2019
Closing date: 24th June, 2019

This international school in Switzerland is looking for an experienced Economics teacher to start in September 2019. They are seeking a creative, dynamic and committed teacher capable of delivering high quality learning to Advanced Level in Economics with either History or Geography.

Vacancy Requirements:

  • Qualified teacher status or equivalent
  • The capacity to teach Economics and History or Geography at IGCSE and A’Level
  • The ability to model attributes of confidence, responsibility, innovation, reflection and engagement
  • A commitment to 21st Century learning
  • Motivation to be a team player engaging in meaningful collaboration to boost student learning
  • The desire to foster a family atmosphere and intercultural education
  • The successful candidate must be eligible to work in the EU.

Exceptional candidates may also wish to apply for a Middle Leadership position as Social Sciences Co-ordinator.

About the School

Founded in 1882, this international school is one of the oldest boarding schools in Switzerland. They welcome around 120 students, boarding and day, aged 13-18, from over 30 different nationalities into a warm, family environment.

The schools academic programme is internationally recognised and addresses the individual needs of each of their students. They welcome students into Grades 8 – 12, leading to internationally recognised examinations – British IGCSE, A Level and / or American High School Diploma with PSAT, SAT, Advanced Placement (AP), IELTS & TOEFL. 

The school is five minutes from the city centre in large, beautiful, secure gardens. The school campus is incredible and inspiring! They have eight buildings, most dating from the early 1900s. Behind their old-world charm, you’ll find fantastic, well-equipped, up to date classrooms and boarding areas. At the centre of the campus lies their recently built multipurpose hall, which contains a full sized gymnasium, a music studio and a 100m2 stage.

The school is fully accredited by NEASC, CIS and is a member of Swiss Learning, Swiss Private School Register, Cambridge Assessment and AVDEP. It is also a test centre for the US College Board examinations.

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