Internationella Engelska Skolan (IES) is a leading independent school group ("friskola") with academic results far above average and a diverse and energetic staff. Teaching is through both Swedish and English, with English the language of the corridors. IES is one of Sweden's largest school groups at "Grundskolan" with 43 schools and around 30,000 students across the country. IES has grown steadily and maintained quality since 1993.
More about the company and its schools can be found at www.engelska.se
We are looking for an experienced, full time certified Junior School teacher for grades 4-6 starting in January 2022. In this position you would teach Mathematics and English to grade 5. At IES Uppsala, Maths, Science and English are taught in English, therefore, fluency in the English language is a requirement.
We require lärarlegitimation, or, if internationally qualified, a university teaching qualification. We are looking for an enthusiastic, positive, committed and cooperative team-player, who is willing to go the extra mile for students and colleagues. In addition to teaching meaningful and enjoyable lessons, all staff are expected to be well organised, take pride in their mentorship and other school duties and be outstanding role models for our students. This is your opportunity to work in an international environment with a motivated and supportive team.
Main duties include:
• Provide a stimulating classroom lessons
• Maintain the positive ethos and core values of the school, both inside and outside the classroom
• Communicate with parents on the development, progress and well being of students
• Maintain good order and discipline among students in accordance with the school’s behaviour policies