NOVA International School
Seeks an Elementary School Support Teacher
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL 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 ES seeks a highly qualified and experienced Support Teacher that will work alongside the Homeroom Teachers in the grade levels. 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 and enhancing their academic and social/emotional development. He/she should understand the development potential of the students and serve as a role model through promoting values that encompass a 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:
- Early years/Elementary school pedagogical specialization or BA in teaching English language
- Current educational certification
- Previous relevant experience in working with early elementary students
- 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
- Has 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 (optional). 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 firstname.lastname@example.org as a single PDF document no later than Friday October 7th 2022. The school reserves the right to appoint an applicant at any stage if a highly qualified person applies before the due datе.