Vice Principal and Curriculum Coordinator for the Early Years of Primary School

  • International School of Geneva - Ecolint
  • Genève, Switzerland
  • Feb 09, 2021
Full time Education: (i.e. Schools/Colleges of Education) Education: Jobs K - 12

Job Description

La Grande Boissière

Primary

Seeks for 1st September 2021

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. We have around 1250 employees representing more than 60 nationalities. 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.

To complete our team, we are looking for a:

Vice Principal and Curriculum Coordinator for the Early Years of Primary School
Full-time – 40  Hour(s)

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible, in collaboration with the Principal and Vice Principal for the middle years of the Primary School , for creating and maintaining a cohesive, collaborative and effective team of educators.
  • Responsible, in collaboration with the Principal and Vice Principal for the middle years of the Primary School , for the education and pastoral care of children aged 3-6.
  • Responsible for the design and coordination of curriculum development and integration, in collaboration with teaching staff, the Vice Principal for the middle years of the Primary School and the school Principal.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

  • English/French bilingualism, with demonstrated experience, comfort and competence working in a bilingual international school.  Knowledge of the various programs in English and French for Primary School.
  • Certified teacher training; significant professional development, experience and competence in working with multicultural, academically diverse, students with ages from 3-6.
  • Experience in team development, and maintenance of positive team collaboration and coordination.

Application Details

Candidates are required to apply online 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 Duff Gyr, International School of Geneva, Campus La Grande Boissière before 1st March 2021 mentioning the reference number 320 015.

Only online applications will be considered

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.