Primary Teacher

Dates: Job starts January 2021
Salary: Competitive
Location: Brasilia
Contract type: Full Time
Contract term: Permanent

The British School of Brasilia (BSB) is one of the leading international schools in Brazil offering contemporary British international education to students in Early Years and Primary and Middle School.

The school is located in the exclusive district of Asa Sul and enjoys a spacious, green, clean-air environment, located in the heart of the city’s school's quarter. BSB is a member of The British Schools Foundation offering numerous opportunities for professional growth.

BSF schools work closely together, striving to ensure that our organisation stands out for the quality of education that is provided. BSF has a proven track record of establishing excellent schools with the highest educational standards. BSF has earned a reputation with both staff and parents for excellent governance and professional management. Many of our attending families are drawn from the corporate and diplomatic world.

The Role:
BSB seeks an exceptional, well-qualified and experienced Primary Teacher to join our team. The successful candidate will demonstrate a dynamic and creative approach to teaching, have experience of teaching Primary aged students, and have the necessary skills and vision to enhance teaching and learning within the department.

Candidates should also illustrate a capacity to help students achieve their absolute best as part of a team and a willingness to contribute to the thriving extra-curricular life of our school.

We are seeking a professional who:
  • Is UK-trained or has relevant UK curriculum experience.
  • Enjoys a professionally-stimulating environment.
  • Promotes a well organised and inspiring learning environment.
  • Offers enthusiasm and demonstrates a positive approach to students.
  • Is comfortable integrating technology into all teaching practices.
  • Is committed to constant improvement in all aspects of school life.
  • Is reflective and continually strives to improve performance.
  • Understands the value of consistent application of school policies.
We will provide:
  • A competitive salary and retention bonus.
  • Relocation allowance
  • Accommodation.
  • Annual travel allowance.
  • Medical Cover
  • A professionally-stimulating and supportive working environment.
  • The chance to live and work in a culturally-diverse context.
  • Opportunities for promotion and development both within the school and the wider global network of The British Schools Foundation.
If the opportunity to work in a progressive school in a culturally-rich and dynamic city excites you, please send us your application.

Application process:
To apply for this post please complete our online application. The closing date is 6th November 2020, although early applications are strongly encouraged.

Applications must be submitted via the BSB application form and interviews will be held for shortlisted candidates in Brasilia/by Skype for applicants based overseas.

The British Schools Foundation (BSF) and all BSF schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be prepared to undergo stringent child protection screening, including reference and checks with current/past employers, ICPC and an enhanced DBS check.
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