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HUMANITIES TEACHER - GRADE 12
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS (BBB4M)
ANALYZING CURRENT ECONOMIC ISSUES (CIA4U)
WORLD ISSUES: A GEOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS (CGWFU)

Position Type    Humanities Teacher

Start    01/09/2019
School Name    Neuchâtel Junior College
City, Country    Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Posted    12/08/2019

Founded in 1956, Neuchâtel Junior College (NJC) provides a unique international education experience to students in their pre-university / final year of high school. Located in the 11th century French-speaking city of Neuchâtel Switzerland, NJC students earn Ontario Grade 12 curriculum credits, and may study for Advanced Placement (AP) examinations to earn advanced standing at university. The close-knit community of nearly 60 students per year reside with homestay boarding or ‘pension’ families, providing students with a complete immersion in European life. NJC graduates knowledgeable, confident, independent leaders, 86% of whom are Ontario Scholars.

Position Description
The faculty at Neuchâtel Junior College is distinguished by exceptional teachers who provide a differentiated approach to instruction. Through this program, students develop strong literacy, critical thinking and problem-solving skills. The teaching facilities are well equipped and offer bright and technology rich environments.
As an experienced humanities teacher at NJC, you will be confident in curriculum development, will support all learners with diverse strategies and approaches, and be willing to bring innovative solutions to learning challenges experienced by students. Your classes will be engaging and dynamic; you will enjoy what you do. Students will find you to be approachable, available, knowledgeable, genuine and supportive. A member of the NJC faculty, you will engage in the work of the school in a collegial and supportive manner. You will participate actively in the life of the school.

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The School: The Obersee Bilingual School is a state-recognised private bilingual day school with a future-oriented and innovative bilingual (English / German 50:50) curriculum from Baby Care to the Upper School grades. OBS pupils are encouraged to ask, to research, to think independently and to take responsibility. Highly qualified teachers help maintaining the child's curiosity through contemporary teaching methods.

Our Upper School prepares motivated young people for the Swiss Matura and the IB Diploma with a goal-oriented approach with learning studio model. A well-balanced combination of shared and individual learning helps students to reach their full potential. Regular individual coaching by a teacher completes the supervision.

The Position

For the academic year 2019/20, in response to increasing demand and to add to our services, we are seeking a qualified, experienced and passionate

School Counselor

He / she advises and guides our students and their families on personal and social issues that can arise in school life affect learning.

The School Counselor:

  • Promotes the competencies of children and young people to solve personal and / or social challenges
  • Is goal orientated and works preventatively
  • Advises and guides teachers in promoting constructive social behavior in groups and building intercultural competence
  • works hand in hand with the parents and the various support systems of our school such as school psychologist and other external partners etc.
  • Assures and supports the right of all children and adolescents to integration into school and society
  • Advises and supports in child-protection cases.

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The International School of Lausanne is a leading not-for-profit, English language, three programme International Baccalaureate World School set in the French speaking part of Switzerland. Our school is committed to excellence in education. It strives to fulfil the unique potential of each student in a supportive and challenging holistic learning environment that prepares him or her for continuing education and an active and responsible role in a multicultural world. The school employs 160 employees on its campus where we welcome approximately 850 students from over 60 nationalities, from three to 18 years of age.

For our Secondary School, we are seeking to employ a

Science Laboratory Assistant at 40%

Temporary contract from 19 August 2019 to 31 July 2020

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The International School of Lausanne is a leading not-for-profit, English language, three programme International Baccalaureate World School set in the French speaking part of Switzerland. Our school is committed to excellence in education. It strives to fulfil the unique potential of each student in a supportive and challenging holistic learning environment that prepares him or her for continuing education and an active and responsible role in a multicultural world. The school employs 160 employees on its campus where we welcome approximately 850 students from over 60 nationalities, from three to 18 years of age.

For our Secondary School, we are seeking to employ an inspirational

Teacher of French at 50% (IB MYP and Diploma)

One-year contract position from 1 August 2019

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The International School of Lausanne is a leading not-for-profit, English language, three programme International Baccalaureate World School set in the French speaking part of Switzerland. Our school is committed to excellence in education. It strives to fulfil the unique potential of each student in a supportive and challenging holistic learning environment that prepares him or her for continuing education and an active and responsible role in a multicultural world. The school employs 160 employees on its campus where we welcome approximately 850 students from over 60 nationalities, from three to 18 years of age.

For our Secondary School, we are seeking to employ an inspirational

Teacher of German B at 30% (IB MYP and Diploma)

One-year contract from 1 August 2019

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The International School of Lausanne is a leading not-for-profit, English language, three programme International Baccalaureate World School set in the French speaking part of Switzerland. Our school is committed to excellence in education. It strives to fulfil the unique potential of each student in a supportive and challenging holistic learning environment that prepares him or her for continuing education and an active and responsible role in a multicultural world. The school employs 160 employees on its campus where we welcome approximately 850 students from over 60 nationalities, from three to 18 years of age.

For our Secondary School, we are seeking to employ an inspirational

Teacher of Spanish B at 30% (IB MYP and Diploma)

One-year contract position from 1 August 2019

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Die Schule: Die Obersee Bilingual School ist eine staatlich anerkannte private bilinguale Tagesschule mit einem zukunftsorientierten und innovativen bilingualen (englisch/deutsch 50:50) Curriculum vom Babyalter bis zur Oberstufe. Unsere Primarschule kombiniert die Lerninhalte des Schweizer „Lehrplan 21“ mit Lernzielen des International Primary Curriculum IPC. Ein transparenter Lernprozess und festgelegte Lernziele fordern unsere Schüler/innen angemessen. Schüler/innen der OBS werden ermutigt zu fragen, entdecken, forschen und denken. Durch die Kombination gemeinsames Lernen/individuelles Lernen zielen wir auf eine Lernumgebung ab, die das Lernen unterstützt und verbessert, Neugier weckt und den Schülern/innen hilft, ihr volles Potenzial auszuschöpfen.

The Position:
For the academic year 2019/20, in response to increasing demand and to add to our services, we are seeking a qualified, experienced and passionate

Educational Psychologist

As a school psychologist you are responsible for the diagnosis and development of measures and interventions of our students as well as for the counseling of parents and teachers.

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Position description

We are looking for an experienced, flexible and engaging educator with expertise in AP Chemistry and/or Biology.
You will teach three classes including AP Chemistry and/or AP Biology to prepare students for this advanced level during the academic morning hours, six days a  week.  You should also be comfortable teaching lower-level science class such as Biology and Chemistry. In the afternoon, you will offer an enrichment course which draws on additional skills and passions you possess.

Together with at least one other faculty member, you will lead a residential ‘family group’ in a boarding house. You will participate in and lead other aspects of community life, for example cleaning duty, community service groups, cultural festivals and celebrations, and outdoor activities including multi-day hikes.

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Position description

We are looking for an experienced, flexible and engaging high school math teacher with expertise in all levels of high school math, including Algebra, Geometry, Precalculus, and Calculus. Ability to teach in other subject areas, such as introductory-level sciences or economics is also desirable.

You will teach three of the above classes during the academic morning hours, six days a week, and afternoon enrichment classes according to the additional skills and passions you bring to the school.

Together with at least one other faculty member, you will lead a residential ‘family group’ in a boarding house. You will participate in and lead other aspects of community life, for example cleaning duty, community service groups, cultural festivals and celebrations, and outdoor activities including multi-day hikes.

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Position description

We are looking for an experienced, flexible and engaging educator with expertise in the field of English or Humanities (experience teaching AP courses strongly desired). Your approach to instruction should ask students to think critically about controversial moral, social, and political issues, examining their own values, as well as recognizing diverse perspectives.

You will teach three courses during the academic morning hours, six days a week, and afternoon enrichment classes according to the additional skills and passions you bring to the school.

Together with at least one other faculty member, you will lead a residential ‘family group’ in a boarding house. You will participate in and lead other aspects of community life, for example cleaning duty, community service groups, cultural festivals and celebrations, and outdoor activities including multi-day hikes.

SGIS Annual General Meeting 2020

The SGIS Annual General Meeting will take place on March 19th, 2020 at the President Wilson Hotel, Geneva
(SGIS MEMBER SCHOOLS ONLY)

Time TBC

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