Work at IST

IST aims to recruit quality teachers from around the world and we carefully consider every application to identify the top candidates best suited to every position. As part of our salary and benefits package, IST provides extensive support, a collaborative environment, and professional development opportunities.

2021-2022 Vacancies

 

Primary Principal and PYP Coordinator

The Primary Principal and PYP Coordinator will be responsible for the school’s primary section (Nursery through grade 5) that consists of about 200 students. 

The dual role implies being in charge of both the day to day running of the primary section in terms of scheduling, organising covers, planning events, behaviour management, relationships with parents and staff, promotion of the school as well as working with teachers to ensure the development and implementation of the IB PYP framework and developing the school’s academic curriculum together with the Italian national curriculum coordinator and promoting the understanding of the IB philosophy within the community.

The Primary Principal/PYP Coordinator is a member of the school’s pedagogical leadership team and of the administrative leadership team.

PREREQUISITES:

  • PYP teaching experience
  • Prior experience in leadership roles
  • Experience with curriculum integration
  • Fluent in written and spoken English
  • Some knowledge and understanding of Italian is a plus

 

DESIRED CHARACTERISTICS:

  • International mindedness
  • Community building oriented
  • Good communicator
  • Organisational skills

 

Candidates should please send their updated CVs, with a letter of interest and at least three references, including contact details, to hr@isturin.it 

Priority will be given to candidates holding valid EU passports.

 

 

Primary English Language Learning Teacher

IST is looking for an experienced and qualified ESL teacher for the Primary School. Familiarity with the IB PYP and previous experience of teaching in an international environment are preferable. Availability from August 2021.
Initial contract: 2 school years. Priority will be given to EU passport holders. Interested candidates should send an updated CV, motivation letter, and contact details of three referees to hr@isturin.it (REF. Primary ELL)

 

PYP and MYP MUSIC Teacher

IST is looking for a full-time experienced and qualified MUSIC teacher for Primary and Middle School. Knowledge of IB PYP and MYP curricula and previous teaching experience in an international environment will be considered a plus. Availability from August 2021. Initial contract: 2 school years. Priority will be given to EU passport holders
Interested candidates should send an updated CV, motivation letter, and contact details of three referees to hr@isturin.it  (REF. Music)

 

IB Librarian

IST is looking for a full-time IB Librarian with previous experience in IB accredited international schools. Teaching experience and qualifications will be considered a plus. Availability from August 2021. Initial contract: 2 school years. Priority will be given to EU passport holders. Interested candidates should send an updated CV, motivation letter, and contact details of three referees to hr@isturin.it (REF. Library)

 

Secondary School Special Needs

IST is looking for a qualified full-time Special Needs Teacher, with previous experience of teaching in an international environment. Familiarity with the IB programs and some knowledge of Italian will be considered a plus. Availability from August 2021. Initial contract: 2 school years. Priority will be given to EU passport holders
Interested candidates should send an updated CV, motivation letter, and contact details of three referees to hr@isturin.it (REF. Special Needs)

 

MYP English

IST is looking for an experienced and qualified full-time English Teacher for grades 6 to 10, with previous experience with the MYP curriculum and in teaching English both to native and international students. Previous experience of teaching in an international environment will be considered a plus. Availability from August 2021. Initial contract: 2 school years. Priority will be given to EU passport holders. Interested candidates should send an updated CV, motivation letter, and contact details of three referees to hr@isturin.it (REF. MYP English)

 

MYP Individual and Societies

IST is looking for an experienced and qualified full-time I&S teacher for grades 6-10, with previous experience with the MYP curriculum. Previous experience of teaching in an international environment will be considered a plus. Availability from August 2021. Initial contract: 2 school years. Priority will be given to EU passport holders. Interested candidates should send an updated CV, motivation letter, and contact details of
three referees to hr@isturin.it (REF. I&S)

 

IB Action and Service and CAS coordinator

IST is looking for an experienced and qualified full-time teacher to cover the position of MYP Action and Service and DP CAS Coordinator, with previous experience in the role and in the IB environment. This position will be completed with teaching hours in another subject area, preferably humanities. Availability from August 2021. Initial contract: 2 school years. Priority will be given to EU passport holders. Interested candidates should send an updated CV, motivation letter, and contact details of three referees to: hr@isturin.it (REF. CAS)

Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the IST team.
To apply for any of the current open positions shown below, please submit the following documents:


• A cover letter
• A full CV/ résumé with a photograph
• A statement outlining your educational philosophy
• Details of professional referees from employment from your three previous schools.

 

Safeguarding
The International School of Turin is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
It is school policy to actively seek confidential references for all new employees including at least one from the previous three employers.
All new employees coming from outside Italy are required to provide a police background check from their current country of employment/residence and all previous countries worked.
Locally hired staff are required to provide a police background check with the local police authorities.
 

CODE OF ETHICS 

As an accredited school, IST adheres to the CIS Code of Ethics. The purpose of the CIS Code of Ethics (Council of International Schools) is to describe the moral principles upon which CIS members are expected to base their conduct and professional practice. 

All CIS members are expected to: 

  • Fulfill the promises stated in their guiding statements, policies, contracts and promotional materials.

  • Strive for excellence.

  • Nurture a culture of care in which the education, safety and well-being of students and others are paramount.

  • Comply with applicable laws and regulations.

  • Respect the dignity and equality of all individuals, groups and cultures.

  • Promote global citizenship.

 

 

 

 

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