NOVA International School
Seeks a Elementary Support Teacher
ELEMENTARY Support TEACHER
At NOVA, we lead a fascinating discussion about how to prepare our students for a world that challenges the fundamental notions of education, wellbeing and success. We are looking for forward-thinkers with expertise in their profession, and equally those who possess the human skills to engage and inspire our students. In addition to your professional experiences and credentials, we would like to get to know your personal story, your motivations, and how you understand the role of learning communities. NOVA is strengthened by ideas and values, hence we seek educators who internalize important values, who are team players ready to advocate for all students, maintain high expectations for growth, and who help create a stronger and more interconnected community.
The Elementary School (K-5) seeks a highly qualified and experienced Support Teacher in the lower grades (1-3). The ideal candidate should be a certified teacher, preferably with previous teaching experience. The candidate should demonstrate highly developed skills for working with the youngest students and enhancing their academic and social/emotional development. He/she should serve as a role model and promote values that encompass safe and supportive learning environment.
Our Mission Statements as it relates to the personal attributes that are found in the IB Learner Profile:
Seek self and others (Inquirers, Reflective, Balanced)
In Heart and Mind (Caring, Principled, Knowledgeable, Thinkers)
Unafraid of the possibilities (Open minded, Risk Takers, Communicators)
It is expected that candidates for this position will be highly qualified educators. Candidates we would consider a good match include:
Education / Certification / Experience:
- Elementary Specialization or BA in teaching English language
- Current educational certification
- Experience working in similar dynamic learning communities
- Collaborative and flexible
- Possesses enthusiasm and advocacy for student wellbeing
- Displays excellent social skills which enable community-wide collaboration
- Is highly organized, with a minimum of C1 level of English language proficiency
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT & CONTRACT
This position receives a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.
Your application should include a current resume, contact from 2 past supervisors who are willing to be your confidential referees, and a recent photo. In addition, you should include a cover letter of no more than one page, outlining your motivation for joining Nova. All the documents should be sent to email@example.com
as a single PDF document
no later than Monday November 30th 2020.
The school reserves the right to appoint an applicant at any stage if a highly qualified person applies before the due date.