“Each mind has its own method.”

German Teacher - Language A and/or B

The International School of Schaffhausen is a growing school in the Zurich North area, Switzerland. We are an IB-World School authorized for the PYP and Diploma Programme. We are seeking a qualified and experienced IB German Teacher for the mother tongue and the acquisition courses across the school (grades 1-12). For secondary school practitioners German mother tongue skills and an additional subject are considered advantages. For primary school practitioners, the ability to also teach older students in the secondary or the ability to also act as a class teacher in the PYP programme will be considered an advantage.

Starting Date: August 2023

Your profile

  • a team player who wants to play an active role in whole school life
  • a person of high integrity who knows how to enable young people to achieve their full potential
  • a reflective practitioner, open-minded to new ideas
  • an expert teacher, who is passionate about their subject

Your role

  • teach our Middle School and DP German language programme or alternatively teach German A or B across the school grades 1-10.
  • be part of the Middle School team as a Language teacher

Your expertise

  • versatile teacher and a role model for excellence in teaching
  • excellent interpersonal skills and the capacity to interact well and communicate effectively with students, parents and colleagues
  • ability to evaluate the progress of students and the quality of their learning and to use this to build a culture of continuous improvement and striving for excellence

More information about the school can be found at www.issh.ch
Please send your letter of application, your CV, 2 letters of recommendation (open references), a recent photograph and the names and contact details of two referees to Ebru Güver (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

International School of Schaffhausen
Mühlentalstrasse 280
8200 Schaffhausen, Switzerland