Employment

Thank you for considering GIS as your future work place.

We are always keen to hear from teachers who are enthusiastic, innovative, collaborative and internationally minded. Interest in international education, especially the International Baccalaureate PYP and MYP (www.ibo.org) is a must and previous experience at an IB school is an advantage. Please contact us for further information.
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Vacancies 2017-2018

Administrative positions:

MYP COORDINATOR

GIS is looking to appoint an MYP Coordinator to lead a small team of teachers through IB authorization. The school submitted an application for candidacy in March 2017 and plans to host the verification visit in the spring of 2019.

It is an exciting opportunity for an experienced MYP educator to use his/her expertise and creativity to shape the programme in a brand new school rather than fit into an existing system.

Requirements:

  • – teaching experience within the MYP
  • – enthusiasm for and commitment to the MYP framework
  • – a degree in education

If you are interested in the position, please send your CV and statement of your educational philosophy to principal@gjovikis.no as soon as possible. Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.

 

Teaching positions:

PYP teachers

We are a candidate school for the IB PYP, expecting our verification visit in the spring of 2018. We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic teacher to join our growing PYP team as of August 2017. We are looking for someone that wants to contribute to the development of a new school rather than fit into a well-established system.

Requirements:

  • – teaching experience within the PYP
  • – enthusiasm for and commitment to the PYP framework
  • – a degree in education

If you are interested in the position, please send your CV and statement of educational philosophy to principal@gjovikis.no as soon as possible. Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.

 

MYP teachers

GIS is looking for an MYP Mathematics & Science teacher  to co-found the MYP. The school submitted an application for candidacy in March 2017 and plans to host the verification visit in the spring of 2019.

It is a rare opportunity for an enthusiastic MYP practitioner to contribute to the establishment of the programme at a brand new school.

Requirements:

  • – teaching experience within the MYP
  • – enthusiasm for and commitment to the MYP framework
  • – a degree in education

If you are interested in the position, please send your CV and statement of educational philosophy to principal@gjovikis.no as soon as posible. Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.

 

Assistants:

Assistants perform a variety of tasks. Among other duties, they are expected to:

  • – work with specified children individually and/or as a group
  • – use any timetabled prep time to plan and create resources as requested by the class teacher
    • – carry out other jobs within the classroom such as photocopying, managing resources etc. as directed by
    •   the class teacher
  • – carry out tasks agreed with the class teacher/principal

We are currently accepting applications for this position. If you are interested, please send your CV and cover letter to principal@gjovikis.no

 

Supply teachers

GIS is always interested in qualified teaching staff who would be willing to do occasional substitute or supply work. This work can be day to day or for longer periods of time, and is usually to cover for an absent class or subject teacher. If you are interested in joining our supply list, please send your CV to principal@gjovikis.no.

 

 

All hiring of educational personnel will be subject to police check, as required by Norwegian Law.

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