Secondary Science Teacher at the British International School in Prague | Expats.cz
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High school science teacher
Location: British International School of Prague
We are looking to recruit a dynamic Scientific Secondary Teacher to join our Prague British International School, a Nord Anglia Education school.
We are a high performing international school, renowned as one of the leading international schools in the Czech Republic. We think beyond traditional education to transform our students’ learning, empowering them to create their own future. We are not selective yet our students consistently score above the world average in their IB Diploma, in addition to being offered and accepted places at the top 30 universities in the world. These exceptional results come from exceptional teaching and learning at all ages from 2 to 18 years old. However, we are not complacent and strive for continuous improvement through a collegial and supportive environment, recognizing staff and students as learners.
We will look to you to promote high expectations for our students, designing learning activities aligned with our school’s programs and creating a culture of learning where there are no limits to what can be realized. You will foster an environment of respect within the classroom, facilitating learning through questioning and discussion. You will be experienced or have a minimum of 2 years as a teacher and have the ability to progress to an IGCSE and IDBP science specialty in the coming years.
You will be able to adapt quickly to our rapidly changing international environment, you will possess a university degree, a recognized teaching qualification and teaching experience. Committed and creative, you will reflect on your own teaching and student outcomes, researching and implementing new ideas and innovative methods to raise the level of school achievement.
Anxious to collaborate and share your expertise, you will be an ambassador of choice for the school. You will communicate confidently across a variety of audiences and situations, using your expertise to build strong relationships with parents and students. You will also be able to respect the visa restrictions for the Czech Republic. You must hold min. a Bachelor’s degree. You will have proof of good results for your students and you can prove it from your results.
NORTH ANGLIA EDUCATION
Were North Anglia Education, one of the largest organizations of high-end international schools in the world. Every day, our teachers and supportive colleagues help our thousands of students achieve more than they ever imagined possible.
A transformational education at one of our schools is focused on academic excellence, creativity, well-being, and international connectedness. Our innovative use of educational technology also creates a personalized 21st century learning experience for all students, while our global scale allows us to recruit and retain the world’s best teachers and deliver unforgettable events and expeditions. .
Our employees are empowered to make a difference in their areas of expertise. Our rapid pace of growth requires evolution and change from everyone, giving you the opportunity to define the role you will play in the future. This challenges the learning agility of our employees and ensures that every day brings new and interesting experiences.
Founded in 1972 in the UK, our first international school opened in 1992 in Warsaw, followed by rapid growth across the world since the 2000s.
When you join our team, you become part of a global family of experts working for a fast growing premium international brand.
Each Nord Anglia Education school has a unique character and is designed to meet the needs of its community. We are ambitious for our students, our employees and our schools. By working together, we can accomplish more than we can individually.
We also create unique opportunities for the benefit of our students and associates, such as Global Campus, North Anglia University and our collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT, UNICEF and King’s College London.
OUR GLOBAL ACADEMIC RESULTS
The 2020-2021 school year has been Nord Anglia Education’s strongest on record for school results. For the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, our students achieved an overall average of 36.2 points and a pass rate of 98%, with more than 20 students achieving a perfect score of 45. In A levels, our students have scored 65.4% at A*-A, as well as 83.7% at A*-B, with a group-wide pass rate of 99.4% and seven schools achieving a perfect pass rate of 100%. In this year’s I/GCSE results, 59.6% of pupils achieved A*-A grades, with a group-wide pass rate of 89.5% and 13 North Anglia schools achieving a pass rate of 100% perfect pass.
When you join a Nord Anglia Education school, you join a global community of 14,000 people working together to support the success of our students. We offer you unparalleled opportunities to innovate and develop best practices within our family, access deep professional development, and gain exceptional experience and career development at our schools. At Nord Anglia, you will have the opportunity to grow more, learn more and collaborate more.
We offer exceptional career and development opportunities that come with being part of our global organization. Our North Anglia University Online unites our team by harnessing the collective expertise of peers in an exchange of knowledge, ideas and best practice. We also offer extensive professional development to ensure that our teachers not only maintain their skills, but can also develop at the forefront of educational thinking.
Our world-renowned collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT and UNICEF provide our teachers with unparalleled access to leading experts in their fields. We also offer selected candidates the opportunity to earn an Executive Masters in International Education from King’s College London.
In addition to excellent training and a competitive package, you will have the chance to live and work in one of the most dynamic cities in the world.
As a Nord Anglia Education teacher, you enjoy the following benefits:
A fast-paced global experience so you can progress globally
A conducive environment based on creativity, challenge and collaboration
A fair and consultative culture
Unique opportunities to grow professionally and develop your career
Online applications should be submitted directly through the Nord Anglia Education careers page and should include a CV. Please visit us online at www.nordangliaeducation.jobs.
At Nord Anglia Education we are committed to providing a world-class, safe and happy environment in which children and young people can thrive and learn. We are committed to protecting and promoting the well-being of all our students, regardless of race, ability, religion, gender or culture.
All job holders engaged in a regulated activity (having regular unsupervised contact with children) are subject to appropriate national and international vetting procedures, including satisfactory criminal record checks from your country of residence/birth and any country of residence for the past 10 years.
We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified individuals.
The closing date for applications is Friday 26e August 2022, although we conduct interviews on a rolling basis, from the time of announcement and we reserve the right to make an appointment before the deadline. Due to global travel restrictions, interviews will be conducted via Microsoft Teams/video call, but if possible, shortlisted candidates could be invited for an interview in Prague.
Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.