JOB OPPORTUNITIES AT GREENSTEDS INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL

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Greensteds is a co-educational boarding and day school (IAPS and CIS) following the National Curriculum of England & Wales from Early Years to IGCSE, and A level. Greensteds School is situated 140 km north of Nairobi, in the heart of Kenya’s Rift Valley and within ten minutes drive of Lake Nakuru National Park.

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Greensteds is a co-educational boarding and day school (IAPS and CIS) following the National Curriculum of England & Wales from Early Years to IGCSE, and A level. Greensteds School is situated 140 km north of Nairobi, in the heart of Kenya’s Rift Valley and within ten minutes drive of Lake Nakuru National Park.

  1. Senior School Teacher of Science
  2. Teacher of Mathematics (Up to A-level)
  3. Teacher of Geography &History
  4. Teacher of English
  5. KS1-2 Teacher
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1. Senior School Teacher of Science

Job & Person Specification:

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The successful candidate will be able to teach Chemistry across the whole Senior School (Year 7-13), including IGCSE and A Level. The ability to offer Biology, Physics or Mathematics as the additional Science subject will be an added advantage.
We are a non-selective school with a relatively wide ability range. Being able to inspire pupils of all abilities is essential.
The willingness to take a full and active part in all aspects of a thriving and progressive school is vital, including the ability to coach team sports and/or take an active part in the wider co-curricular programme. The post holder will be accountable to the Head of Science.

Applicants should have:

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  1. At least a Bachelor’s Degree in Science (BSc. /B.Ed.) or related field and a teaching qualification.
  2. Experience in teaching the National Curriculum of England and Wales.
  3. Ability to teach Chemistry plus either Mathematics or Physics up to A-Level is desirable.
  4. Creative teacher with the ability to take leadership responsibilities
  5. Have or apply for a ICPC or Good Conduct Certificate
  6. Willingness to contribute fully to the boarding and extracurricular life of a busy, full boarding school.

Greensteds International School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
and young people and expects all employees and volunteers to share that commitment. Employment is
subject to suitable background checks, including the receipt of satisfactory references, one of which
must be from the most recent employer.

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2. Teacher of Mathematics (Up to A-level)

Job & Person Specification:

The opportunity has arisen to appoint an outstanding and inspirational practitioner who has the drive and ability to inspire our students to their best. Mathematics is a popular option choice at A Level. The department has an impressive track record of results and the successful candidate will continue to build
upon this success. The successful candidate will be able to teach mathematics across the whole Senior
School (Year 7-13), including IGCSE and A Level. The ability to offer Further Maths would be highly advantageous.
We are a non-selective school with a relatively wide ability range. Being able to inspire pupils of all abilities is essential.
The post holder will be accountable to the Head of Maths.

Applicants should have:

  • At least a Bachelor’s Degree in Mathematics (BSc. /B.Ed. Mathematics) or related field and a teaching qualification.
  • Experience in teaching further Maths in the National Curriculum of England and Wales.
  • Ability to lead the department is an added advantage
  • Have or apply for a ICPC or Good Conduct Certificate
  • Willingness to contribute fully to the boarding and extracurricular life of a busy, full boarding school
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3. Teacher of Geography &History

Job & Person Specification:

The successful candidate will be able to teach Humanities with specialism in Geography & History across the whole Senior School (Year 7-13), including IGCSE and A Level. We are a non-selective school with a relatively wide ability range. Being able to inspire pupils of all abilities is essential. The willingness to take a full and active part in all aspects of a thriving and progressive school is vital, including the ability to coach team sports and/or take an active part in the wider co-curricular programme.

The post holders will be accountable to the Head of Faculty. Applicants should have:

  • At least a B.Ed./B.Sc in Geography/History and a teaching qualification.
  • Experience in teaching the National Curriculum of England and Wales up to A-Level.
  • Experience in teaching Geography/History up to A-Level is desired
  • Have or apply for a ICPC or Good Conduct Certificate
  • Willingness to contribute fully to the boarding and extracurricular life of a busy, full boarding school.
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4. Teacher of English 

Job & Person Specification:

The successful candidate will be able to teach English and Literature across the whole Senior School (Year 7-13), including IGCSE and A Level.
We are a non-selective school with a relatively wide ability range. Being able to inspire pupils of all abilities is essential. The willingness to take a full and active part in all aspects of a thriving and progressive school is vital, including the ability to coach team sports and/or take an active part in the wider co-curricular programme. The post holders will be accountable to the Head of Faculty.

Applicants should have:

  • At least a B.Ed./ BA in English/Literature and a teaching qualification.
  • Experience in teaching the National Curriculum of England and Wales up to A-Level.
  • Experience in teaching English/Literature up to A-Level is desired
  • Have or apply for a ICPC or Good Conduct Certificate
  • Willingness to contribute fully to the boarding and extracurricular life of a busy, full boarding school.
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5. KS1-2 Teacher

PERSON SPECIFICATION

We are looking to appoint an Enthusiastic, confident, dedicated and positive KS1/2 teacher to join a friendly, passionate and hardworking team. A fantastic attitude is a prerequisite. The Junior school children are a wonderful group and have come up with some qualities they would like a new teacher at Greensteds to have;
We want a cheerful, kind and supportive teacher.

Our perfect teacher will be honest, willing and determined,We would like the lessons to be fun, imaginative but with lots of learning in them. The school has a strong academic record yet places equal emphasis upon understanding pastoral care, providing safe atmosphere for both boarders and day students. Sport, outdoor education, music and drama
are amongst activities the children take part in and all teachers are expected to play a role in one or more of these areas.

Job Description

Primary school teachers develop schemes of work and lesson plans in line with curriculum objectives.They facilitate learning and pupils’ progress by establishing a positive rel ationship with pupils, and by their organization of learning resources and a stimulating classroom learning environment. They assess and record progress, they link pupils’ knowledge to earlier learning and develop ways in which to encourage it further, and challenge and inspire pupils to help them deepen their knowledge and understanding.

Applicants should have:

  1. At least a Bachelor’s Degree in Education, or a related field and a teaching qualification.
  2. Experience in teaching the National Curriculum of England and Wales.
  3. Ability to teach across KS1 and 2 will be an added advantage
  4. Creative teacher with the ability to take leadership responsibilities
  5. Have or apply for a ICPC or Good Conduct Certificate
  6. Willingness to contribute fully to the boarding and extracurricular life of a busy, full boarding school.
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How to apply

The willingness to take a full and active part in all aspects of a thriving and progressive school is vital, including the ability to take an active part in the wider co-curricular programme. Applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree in the related subject, a teaching qualification, TSC No. and experience in teaching the British Curriculum.

Applicants should e-mail an up-to-date CV with a covering letter addressed to the Headmaster stating their teaching speciality and contact details of at least 2 referees (one being your current/most recent employer) to recruitment@greenstedsschool.com , the subject of the email should be the position being applied for.

Interviews will take place on a rolling basis. Communication will only be done through email; only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you do not hear from us in 3 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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