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Assistant Principal and Curriculum Coordinator

Ecole Internationale de Geneve
Geneva, Switzerland, Europe
Start date
Start August 2024
  • High School
  • Licensed Teacher
  • Master
  • 3 years of teaching experience
  • Other Certification

Key personal characteristics and qualifications

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • Be dynamic, flexible, and committed to promoting the school’s mission
  • Have a clear passion for and vision of inclusive and holistic education
  • Have a proven track record of implementing change which improves student experience
  • Relevant higher education qualifications.
  • Ideally an additional qualification in education
  • A clear understanding of the philosophy of the Middle Years Programme
  • Excellent management, including the ability to work autonomously and within a team.
  • A positive, can-do attitude, with a demonstrated ability to lead and implement change.
  • A clear fit with Ecolint’s values of respect, tolerance, inclusion and bilingualism.
  • A positive attitude, resilience, and a great sense of humor.
  • Excellent ICT skills.
  • Level C2 speaker of English or French (or both) with at least a B2 level in the other language

To be discussed after the interview.

Assistant Principal and Curriculum Coordinator for years 7 to 9.

Campus des Nations Secondary School is an IB Continuum School, that provides an inclusive education for students through the IB Middle Years, Diploma, and Career-related programs. To complete our Senior Leadership Team we are looking for a world-class, Educational leader with energy, vision, and experience in managing change to improve the student learning experience. This role has the potential to define the career trajectory of the selected candidate, providing an unparalleled opportunity for development in a dynamic and demanding environment.

Full Time - 40 hours per week, 40 weeks per year

Overview of main responsibilities:

Reporting to the Secondary School Principal, the successful candidate will:

  • Coordinate and run the Middle Years Programme with the assistant principal of years 10 and 11
  • Oversee the holistic organisation of years 7 to 9 working with Heads of Years and Heads of Departments
  • Oversee the implementation of strategic plans as outlined by the School Principal
  • Ensure that the Middle Years Programme meets and then exceeds IBO requirements
  • Create an engaging and motivating program that educates our students to be global citizens with the courage and capacity to create a just and joyful tomorrow together

If you are interested, send us a complete file including a cover letter, your curriculum vitae, and other useful documents to the attention of Mr Jamie Williams, International School of Geneva, by 26 January 2024 with reference number 410 274.

Only applications via our website will be considered.

The International School of Geneva is actively committed to the protection and safety of its students and rigorously checks the employability of its potential future employees.

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We prepare students for membership in communities that are socially and culturally diverse, for citizenship, and for engagement with the political, ethical, and environmental challenges of their times. We expect them to want to take an active part in making their world a better place and one that is based on the mutual understanding, respect, and shared values to which the school has been committed throughout its long history.

The International School of Geneva serves both the international and local communities of the Geneva area. We are committed to preparing students to live in a multilingual and multicultural world and, as a bilingual Foundation, to develop their fluency in both English and French.

The school exists for the sake of its students and is committed to a continual re-evaluation of their needs in the light of social, economic, and cultural change. The school strives continually to promote excellence in all aspects of its provision, to do better than its previous best, and to model the values that it encourages in its students.

The main principles of an international education

A key element of this unity is a commitment to a particular kind of international education.

The Foundation has defined those main principles as follows:

Encouraging important international values Supporting the student’s language development Ensuring an international dimension to the curriculum Recognising the importance of global issues Showing respect for, and integration with, the host country
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