Reception Class Teacher

SPAIN / Canterbury School of Gran Canaria

Canterbury School offers a British education across all Key Stages. The school is housed over four sites and caters for children from the age of 2-18.
For more than 40 years we have been preparing children to take their place in the world as responsible, informed and culturally aware citizens. We believe that the professionalism of our teachers, the excellence of our facilities and the warmth of our educational philosophy offer the perfect environment for every pupil to achieve their full potential. During 2018 the Infant Department will be moving to a new building, near to the current location, with all new facilities. So this is an exciting time in our development to join us.

For more information about the school please have a look at our web page
Canterbury School is a member of the National Association of British Schools in Spain.

Candidates must be NATIVE ENGLISH SPEAKERS and have:
• At least two year’s experience in the UK
• EU citizenship.

Applicants should:
• Be excellent classroom practitioners who are caring, enthusiastic and committed.
• Have high expectations of achievement and behaviour in all children.
• Be reflective, creative and flexible.
• Be committed to making a positive difference throughout the school.

Experience of teaching Talk for Writing is desirable but not essential.

Please send a letter of application, your CV, with the names and e-mail addresses of two referees (one of whom must be your current or most recent employer), your Skype address and a recent photo by E-MAIL to the Head of Infants (Pamela Ainsworth).

Successful applicants will be interviewed in the UK in mid-February or by Skype.
Salary is paid according to the Spanish pay scale.

Opportunities may arise for career development (middle management positions) in the future.
Canterbury School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children. The position is subject to enhanced disclosure procedures.

Nationalities Accepted: EU nationals only

Expires: Feb 28, 2018


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