We are looking for a dynamic and positive MYP History Teacher to join our AICS South Campus team.
This position is to cover maternity leave from January 24th 2022 to July 31st 2022. The position is scheduled for 4 days between January and July 2022 (Tuesday through Friday) and includes classes from MYP2 to MYP5, including a Mentor Group in MYP3.
Pay scale LB (min. € 2601,- max. € 3978,-), full-time per month, before tax.
Starting date: 24th January 2022.
About the AICS
The AICS is the first Dutch International Primary and Secondary School in Amsterdam, founded in 2003. AICS is affiliated with the Berlage Lyceum and the Europaschool in Amsterdam, which, together with a number of other schools, form the group of ‘Esprit Scholen Amsterdam’. The school is subsidised by the Dutch government, which enables it to deliver high quality education at competitive fees. The AICS is a school for international education that is accredited by the Council of International Schools and focuses on children from international backgrounds. Currently the school offers primary education to students aged 4 – 10 (IPC International Primary Curriculum) and secondary education to students aged 11 – 19 (IB Middle Years Programme and Diploma Programme). The main language of instruction for classes is English. After several moves since the start of the school in 2003, the AICS now comprises two state of the art buildings with over 1200 students. AICS is about to grow to a population of 1800 students within the next 5 years.
To be a community where learning is at the heart of everything we do.
The AICS facilitates high quality, accessible, community-based international learning for students of all nationalities living in The Netherlands.
You need to be:
an inspirational teacher, with experience in teaching History either in MYP or in the equivalent age group (11- 16 years old);
a collaborative worker, who is prepared to become fully involved in our school community and work as a part of a committed team;
flexible and open to new ideas;
open to working with students, colleagues, and families with many different backgrounds.
You need to have:
a DUO-validated (Dutch Ministry of Education) teaching degree for secondary school education;
the ability to function well within a team;
a good command of spoken and written English;
excellent communication skills;
several years of teaching experience;
enthusiasm for international school programmes and inquiry-based learning;
excellent knowledge and experience of different teaching and educational methodologies;
a commitment to the school’s mission to provide community-based, international learning;
an understanding and knowledge of different cultural backgrounds;
the ability and initiative to contribute to interdisciplinary projects and school policy.
Applications must be submitted before the 10th of January2022.
Please be informed that we reserve the right to interview candidates before the closing date of the vacancy. All candidates do have equity in the process.
Internal candidates take priority over external candidates.
Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated.
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