Reporting Structure

  • Reports to the Head of English Secondary
  • To work under the instruction/guidance of the English Language and Literature Coordinator in the English Secondary Section.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Literature and First Language English teacher (UK: Year 7-12 / US: Grades 6-11)
  • 10-18 lessons per week

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • PGCE or equivalent
  • Ability to work as part of a collaborative team
  • Experience teaching the Cambridge IGCSE English Language and English Literature programmes
  • Experience teaching English Literature at IB Diploma programme level
  • Recent IB Diploma English Literature training

Minimum Requirements

  • An English Mother tongue speaker
  • Experience teaching native English speakers
  • Experience teaching English Language & English Literature to secondary students
  • IGCSE and IB Diploma understanding and experience

Desired start date

  • January 2019

Required documents

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Letter of motivation
  • Diplomas and job certificates
  • Required documents after the hiring process :
    • Private and special private extracts of criminal record
    • 2 references

Upcoming events

  • EAL Jobalike

    This year's SGIS EAL Job Alike meeting will take place on Friday, 1st February 2019 at the International School Rheintal.

  • Science Job Alike Opportunity

    IS Berne is hosting an MYP Science Job Alike with host speaker, Malcolm Nicholson, former Head of IBMYP on February 7, 2019. This will start at 9am and finish at 3pm.The focus will be on assessment design and pedagogical approaches. With Malcolm is leading...

  • SGIS MFL Workshop

    MFL CI / TRPS WorkshopLiam Printer Comprehensive Input and Teaching Proficiency Through Reading and Storytelling Suval Montreux | Date - TBC More...

The SGIS Annual Conference 2019

« Can we walk the talk? »


at International School of Basel, Switzerland

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