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STARTING DATE: ASAP
Description of School:
Founded in 2009, International School of Hellerup (formerly Østerbro International School) is a not-for-profit IB Continuum World School in Copenhagen offering IB Programmes from Pre-K - Grade 12. Our mission is to provide the highest quality education in a student-centered environment by empowering individuals to fulfil their human potential to become purposeful life-long learners and responsible global citizens.
Description of Position:
We are seeking a dynamic and enthusiastic MYP Science Teacher to join our middle school in August 2023. This is a temporary cover position until December, with the possibility of extending the contract.
The successful candidate will play a crucial role in developing and implementing an engaging science curriculum that fosters creativity, problem-solving skills, and scientific inquiry. The role will also include a class advisory.
This is a 75% position.
The successful candidate should:
Hold a degree in teaching and Science or a related field of study
Demonstrate recent and consistent involvement in guiding students through scientific inquiry and experiments and practical hands-on experiences.
Have experience in planning and delivering engaging science lessons that encourage investigation, questioning, critical thinking and collaboration.
Exhibit a high level of proficiency in English.
Differentiate instruction, materials, and assessments to cater to the diverse needs of students.
Possess outstanding collaboration skills and the ability to work with interdisciplinary teams.
Approach problem-solving with a positive and solution-focused mindset.
Exhibit strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Be organised, reliable, and available for occasional weekend events or science-related activities.
Utilise strategies that empower a diverse group of students.
Actively engage and contribute to a positive school environment.
Preferably have working knowledge of, and experience with, the educational philosophies and practices of the International Baccalaureate, specifically relating to the Middle Years Programme.
Have the ability to teach another Middle Years Programme subject (an advantage).
Exhibit strong classroom management skills and willingness to work with younger students.
Have excellent pastoral care skills, as well as communication skills with parents.
Possess strong scientific reasoning skills
The position will commence in August 2023, and applications are welcome immediately. To apply, please email your CV and a cover letter to Middle School Principal, Abenaa Uttenthal, at the following email address: email@example.com and include REF: www.ibschooljobs.com - Application for Position as Science Teacher - MYP in the subject line of your email.
Please note that we will continually evaluate applications and interview candidates. We encourage applicants to apply as soon as possible.