European School Tbilisi

Georgia
seeks a

IB MYP Computer Science (Design) Teacher

effective 19 August 2019

Position Objective

To collaboratively plan, organize and implement an appropriate learning program in the context of an IBO World School serving a dynamic and diverse community.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Planning and directing educational process in accordance with the objectives and goals set forth in the curriculum; creating a safe and student-oriented learning environment under her/his competence;
  • Creating syllabi, unit planners and rubrics for assessment; keeping students continually informed about the assessment criteria;
  • Applying relevant educational program methods; selecting educational program methods based on students' age and individual characteristics, and providing them with necessary resources to direct the educational process;
  • Monitoring the fulfillment of goals set forth in the educational program/syllabus and providing a timely response in case of a setback;
  • Ensuring students' motivation and involvement; providing an immediate response in case of a problem/setback and informing the homeroom teacher, program coordinator, or any other relevant person;
  • Creating final, diagnostic and other types of tests to assess students' knowledge; analyzing and reflecting on the results of the test, providing students with timely and constructive feedback and planning relevant activities; storing students' tests/work in accordance with the rules provided by the school;
  • Planning and implementing educational and Personal Projects;
  • Providing additional classes for students when necessary;
  • Selecting and approving additional books and literature, and providing them to students in a timely manner, if necessary;
  • Planning, conducting and applying extracurricular activities to support the course envisaged by the syllabus;
  • Preparing relevant reports for parent-teacher conferences; attending parent-teacher conferences; if necessary, discussing each student's academic progress with parents;
  • Updating electronic journal; uploading homework, providing daily reports about each student, taking attendance, providing grades and comments;
  • Informing the Head of the Department about the direction and fulfillment of the curriculum;
  • Active engagement in the activities of the Department; getting acquainted with innovative professional developments and adopting them;
  • To work and collaborate with colleagues to enrich curriculum and student learning;
  • Putting together comprehensive subject portfolios;
  • Follow all School Academy policies, rules, and regulations.
  • Fulfilling other tasks under her/his competence assigned by the immediate supervisor.
  • Design and customize project based learning that integrate creative problem solving skills.
  • Identify, select and modify instructional methods and materials to meet the needs of students with varying backgrounds, learning styles and special needs.
  • Assist in assessing changing curriculum needs and plans for improvement.


Position Requirements

  • Curriculum development knowledge is required
  • Highly developed interpersonal and teamwork skill
  • Excellent verbal and written English skills
  • Good references on request
  • Proficiency in using school databases, communications platforms, and educational technology



Qualification:

Education

  • Minimum Bachelor's degree in Product and Digital Technology related subject area
  • Master's degree in Education or relevant field is preferred

Experience

  • At least 3 years experience of teaching Technology or Computer Science
  • IB MYP/DP teaching experience is preferred
  • International School teaching experience is preferred
  • Project Management Experience

Knowledge, skills, and abilities

  • Convention on the Rights of the Child
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the IB Philosophy
  • Knowledge of the IB methods and techniques
  • Excellent command of English Language

Computer Knowledge and Skills

  • MS Office, Google Drive, WordPress, Corel Draw, Adobe Photoshop, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Scratch, Python

Personal Skills

  • Communicative
  • Organized
  • Punctual
  • Detail-oriented
  • Creative
  • Readiness for professional development
  • Stress management
  • Team skills


Curriculum: IBMYP
Level: Middle School
 

Application Procedure

If you are interested in this vacancy and meet the criteria, please, submit your CV to following e-mail: natia.getsadze@europeanschool.ge

Please include a letter of motivation with your CV, as one document.

Application Deadline

31 January 2019 

Website

http://europeanschool.ge/