ISSH

The International School of Schaffhausen (www.issh.ch) is seeking a highly experienced and skilled

upper primary teacher,

who is well aware of the needs of students from diverse backgrounds and is comfortable working closely with both colleagues and students’ families.
Experience of the IB PYP is preferred, but not essential, however, applicants should understand and value inquiry as an essential element of learning. The position is for an upper primary class teacher, so teachers without experience in this area should not apply.
We require our teachers to have a minimum of three years teaching experience and they must be properly qualified with a recognized teaching degree.

Due to employment laws in Switzerland, we can only take applications from those with an EU passport or a Swiss working/resident permit.

We are looking for someone to start in August 2018.

ISSH salaries are competitive for the area and Switzerland is a highly desirable place to live, at the centre of Europe with an extremely good standard of living.

If you are interested in the position, please send a CV with at least 2 contactable referees and a detailed letter of application to the Primary Principal, Mr Nick Wragg (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).

We look forward to hearing from you.

SGIS do not accept CV's. For information on vacancies advertised or queries about positions available in Switzerland please contact schools directly. Please send your CV to the relevant school site.

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The school:

Obersee Bilingual School (OBS) is a state-approved private bilingual day school providing a future-oriented and innovative bilingual (English/German 50:50) curriculum from Babycare age through to Upper School. Our Primary School combines competences from Lehrplan 21 – the Swiss National Curriculum – with learning goals of the International Primary Curriculum (IPC). A clear learning process and set learning goals enable students to be appropriately challenged. OBS students are encouraged to enquire, discover, explore and to think deeply. Through a combination of collaborative learning and individual work, the learning environment aims to support and improve learning, foster curiosity and challenge learners to achieve their fullest potential.

The Position:

For the academic year 2018/19 we are seeking a qualified, experienced and passionate educator to assume the role of a

Primary Music Teacher: Grade 1-6 (approx. 50 %)

The Primary Music Teacher at OBS is responsible for the academic and social development of their students within the subject of Music. They are also expected to be an active member of the school community, working closely with the class teachers to engage in collaborative planning for the subject of Music. We expect our teachers to actively take part in committees and school development as well as maintaining a strong commitment to professional development and lifelong learning.

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Knightsbridge Schools International Morges (known as KSI Morges) is an international school for boys and girls age 3-12. The School part of the prestigious Cambridge School Network and offering the International Primary Curriculum. KSI Morges is part of a global family of international schools providing a 21st century international education. KSI has schools in London, Portugal, Montenegro, Panama, Bogotá and Switzerland.  Our philosophy and values are built from the success of Knightsbridge School in London. 

We provide teaching and learning in English and French, offering our students a challenging and rewarding educational setting.  All students, teachers and staff work together to create a strong KSI family. For the academic year 2018/19, we are looking for a new:

School Director

The Director of School is responsible for all aspects of the management, organisation and supervision of the school, managing a team of 10 highly committed staff.  The role will ensure the provision of high quality education for our students, growing and developing their confidence and capabilities within a caring and nurturing environment.  The role will also be responsible for expanding the school and managing its profitability.  There is a teaching requirement within this role, ideally of French.

Required profile
As the leader of a small school, you will be both hands-on and strategic in your approach.   You will have previous experience, ideally as a Head and certainly as an SLT member with a broad remit.  It goes without saying that you will be a qualified teacher and will be fluent in both English and French.

For application details or further information, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

SGIS do not accept CV's. For information on vacancies advertised or queries about positions available in Switzerland please contact schools directly. Please send your CV to the relevant school site.

KLAS

The Kumon Leysin Academy of Switzerland, a coeducational boarding high school for Japanese students, is seeking an experienced and qualified teacher of Mathematics and Physics that can also teach some EFL classes.

Experience of teaching AP Calculus is a definite advantage.

For further details or to send a cover letter and CV, please contact the Vice-Principal, John Southworth, at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Starting date: July 2, 2018 or mid-August 2018

SGIS do not accept CV's. For information on vacancies advertised or queries about positions available in Switzerland please contact schools directly. Please send your CV to the relevant school site.

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Empowering children to face the complex challenges of the future

The school:

Obersee Bilingual School is a state-approved private bilingual day school providing a future-oriented and innovative bilingual (English/German 50:50) curriculum from Babycare age through to Upper School. Our Primary School combines competences from Lehrplan 21 – the Swiss National Curriculum – with learning goals of the International Primary Curriculum (IPC). A clear learning process and set learning goals enable students to be appropriately challenged. OBS students are encouraged to enquire, discover, explore and to think deeply. Through a combination of collaborative learning and individual work, the learning environment aims to support and improve learning, foster curiosity and challenge learners to achieve their fullest potential.

The position:

For the academic year 2018/19 we are seeking qualified, experienced and passionate educators to assume the role of an

Educational Psychologist

What we require:

  • Master’s degree and further advanced studies that are relevant to the role
  • Experience within the field of psychology in educational settings
  • Diagnostic, methodological and legal competencies as well as the ability to take on an advising role
  • Excellent communication skills complemented by cooperative and reflective work habits
  • Reliable, responsible and flexible professional with the ability to perform under pressure
  • Native English speaker with basic understanding of German or willingness to partake in English courses
  • Adaptability, flexibility, openness towards new ideas – willingness to work in a private school environment
  • Loyalty and a commitment to the school, its vision and being a role model through living the OBS Universe of Values.
  • An attitude of international mindedness and lifelong learning – a commitment to continuous professional development

What we offer:

  • An innovative and international bilingual working environment
  • Competitive working conditions and a supportive and inspiring team
  • Motivated and passionate students as well as dedicated parents
  • Possibility to contribute towards school development
  • Flexible terms of employment

Please send your CV and cover letter alongside your educational philosophy and references digitally to our Human Resources Assistant, Ms. Karin Grob (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.).
Obersee Bilingual School Eichenstrasse 4c CH-8808 Pfäffikon SZ Phone +41 (0) 55 511 38 00 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.oberseebilingualschool.ch

SGIS do not accept CV's. For information on vacancies advertised or queries about positions available in Switzerland please contact schools directly. Please send your CV to the relevant school site.

ISZL

The International School of Zug and Luzern (ISZL) is a highly regarded independent co-educational, non-profit day school serving the international community of Central Switzerland. Our student body is made up of over 1250 students from 57 different nationalities, ages 3 to 18 years across two campuses. As an IB World School, we offer the IB Primary Years, Middle Years and Diploma Programmes. In addition, students in Grades 11 and 12 have the option of taking Advanced Placement (AP) courses.

For our Zug Campus in Walterswil/Baar, ISZL is seeking a:

Science - Maternity Cover (ASAP- 7 May 2018 with some flexibility depending on applicant)

ISZL is looking for a qualified science teacher to begin as soon as possible and continue through the first week of May. This maternity leave cover may include up to five classes depending on the qualifications and experiences of the successful applicant. The position could include five classes--three MYP 5 integrated science classes; one IB Year 1 SL/HL Biology; and one Biology course for grade 11. The position would also include tutor (i.e., pastoral care) responsibilities. We are looking for a dynamic and experienced teacher who is willing to collaborate with colleagues and integrate within the ISZL culture.

Required to start: As Soon As Possible

Applicants should send an up to date CV with photo, and a cover letter in English.
Please apply electronically to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Eddie Wexler
High School Principal
International School of Zug and Luzern
Riverside Campus
6331 Hunenberg, Switzerland

SGIS do not accept CV's. For information on vacancies advertised or queries about positions available in Switzerland please contact schools directly. Please send your CV to the relevant school site.

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