Arendal International School delivers authorised 4-year MYP and a 6-year PYP programmes. Our school is a school in growth that strives to follow the IB Philosophy at every level of our school. Our teachers are a key part in the implementation of the curriculum for the maximum benefit of our students, and are our role models of the IB Learner Profile.
PYP Teacher at Arendal International School
We are looking for an experienced primary teacher to join our PYP programme at Arendal International School. Interested candidates will passionately believe in, model and promote the IB values through teaching, collaboration and continued learning. Candidates who thrive in a small international school community setting and genuinely view programme evaluation as a positive programme development process, are encouraged to apply.
We are looking for a teacher who:
- Holds a bachelor or master degree in elementary education
- Communicates well in written and oral English
- Has minimum of 2 years experience in an international school, IB PYP training preferable
- Is able to differentiate the learning within a diverse classroom
- Collaborates and shares ideas well
- Is proactive and flexible
- Energetically and with dedication delivers the curriculum
- Works creatively with available materials/resources
- Possesses effective IT skills
- Has a clean Police Record
Located on the southern coast of Norway, we take advantage of Arendal’s scenic natural environment, historical background, culture and the international community to support real world connections within our Units of Inquiry. Outdoor enthusiasts will appreciate the opportunities for hiking, skiing, cycling, and kayaking in a beautiful setting. A competitive salary, insurance and pension scheme is offered to the successful candidate.
Closing date for applications: March 10, 2018
Starting date for the position August 1, 2018
For more information about our school please contact the school directly.
Bente Pedersen, Head of School
Marius Sommer Strand, Assistant Head / MYP Coordinator
If you have any questions regarding other vacancies, please contact
Mrs. Bente Pedersen
Head of School