Teacher of Psychology – Part-time

  • International School of Geneva - Ecolint
  • Genève, Switzerland
  • Dec 22, 2020
Part time / Adjunct   Psychology

Job Description

Founded in 1924, and enjoying close ties with the UN, the Foundation of the International School of Geneva, commonly known as Ecolint, is the world's number one international school. With eight schools on three campuses across the Geneva area, we educate around 4500 students aged from 3-18 representing 140 nationalities. We have around 1250 employees from all over the world. Ecolint is built on strong humanitarian values and prides itself on its long history of pedagogical innovation, including the creation of the International Baccalaureate, currently a reference in more than 3500 international schools in the world. Our mission is to shape students' lives and prepare them to be world citizens engaged with the political, ethical and environmental challenge of their times.

Starting date: March 1, 2021

Teacher of Psychology – Part-time
(Maternity cover as of March 2021)

10 periods - In addition, we are currently advertising the position of a Teacher of Science. The two positions could be combined, if we find a candidate with all competencies. The total of periods would then be 21. 


  • Teaching IBO Diploma Psychology

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Candidate requirements:

  • Appropriate degree in Psychology and teaching qualification
  • Experience in teaching Psychology for IB Diploma Programme
  • Strong knowledge and experience with incorporating latest technology into teaching 
  • Willingness to contribute to the enrichment of activities such as supervision of extended essays 
  • English mother tongue and very good knowledge in French is an advantage
  • Excellent classroom management and organizational skills
  • Enthusiasm and creativity with a passion for teaching, learning and a drive to achieve the highest possible standards for all students
  • A caring, sensitive attitude towards students, an outstanding and inspirational teacher
  • Excellent communication skills with colleagues and parents
  • Experience and interest in developing psychology curriculum
  • A keen interest in the pastoral care of students and their wellbeing

Application Details

Candidates are required to apply on the link below by sending their CV, three references, one of whom must be your current or most recent employer, that may be followed at the point of interview and a covering letter addressed to Mr. Jamie Williams, Secondary School Principal, International School of Geneva, Campus des Nations, by January 11th, mentioning the reference number 430 036.

The International School of Geneva welcomes applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds and experiences. The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers.

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