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 2018-2019

Administrative positions:

None

 

Teaching positions:

MYP Mathematics teacher

GIS is looking to appoint an MYP Mathematics teacher to co-found the MYP. It is a rare opportunity for an enthusiastic MYP practitioner to contribute to the establishment of the programme at a new school.

Requirements:

  • – excellent subject knowledge
  • – teaching experience in the IB Middle Years Programme
  • – a degree in education

 

  • Closing date: 31 January 2018

  • Start date: 1 August 2018

 

 

If you are interested in the position, please send your CV and statement of educational philosophy to principal@gjovikis.no

The school reserves the right to make appointments before the deadline should outstanding candidates be identified early in the search process. For this reason, we encourage interested teachers to submit their applications as soon as possible

 

 

 

PYP class teachers

We are looking to hire PYP Homeroom Teachers, one for Grade 2 and one for Grade 3/4.

We are a candidate school for the IB PYP, expecting our verification visit in the spring of 2018. We are looking to appoint enthusiastic teachers to join our PYP team. 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

 

  • Closing date: 31 January 2018

  • Start date: 1 August 2018

 

If you are interested in the position, please send your CV and statement of educational philosophy to principal@gjovikis.no

Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.

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

Teaching 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 for 2018/2019. 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.

You can find useful information on living and working in Norway here and here.

 

Unfortunately, several scams relating to non-existent teaching jobs at international schools have circulated on the internet in past years, which include information taken from official websites. If you are unsure whether a teaching position exists, please do contact the school directly. Gjøvikregionen International School never charges fees for applications for employment and candidates should carefully consider the requests made when applying to any reputable international school.

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