Swedish Teacher/Lärare i svenska


Din roll hos oss

For your role as a Swedish teacher, you will teach students age 6-11 years. You will work alongside your colleagues and undertake all teaching responsibilities as outlined by the IB curriculum documents and the International School of Älmhult. When needed, you will attend team and subject collaboration meetings and training. As a teacher you are responsible for completing the documentation needed. We thrive in working in an interdisciplinary approach with staff at the school and with other schools. We would like you to work actively to remove as many barriers for learning as possible in your classroom and you would get support in the development of Universal Design for Learning strategies to create an inclusive classroom. You will be expected to support our positive community feeling for example by arranging celebrations or service projects. Our language of instruction is English; therefore, the applicant must have a good command of spoken and written English.

Din profil

The successful applicant will have an appropriate level of education (university or similar) in Swedish, and a bachelors degree in teaching. The applicant must be flexible member of a team, and able to respond to the needs of a vibrant, dynamic workplace.

You must be excited by the development of the school and be able to think independently to make good decisions. Our school is multicultural, and you must have an interest in working in an international environment with different cultures. Collaboration is a key word in our school, and you would be expected to take part in Collaborative Inquiries and reflect on and develop your teaching practices together with your colleagues. We are looking for someone with IB teaching experience, who has worked in the Primary and/or Middle Years Programme and who has relevant training.

Our current program development goal is to improve Wellbeing in our school. We hope that you can support this development and take part in Wellbeing classes, support the development of a playful culture and also support the implementation of the sexual education curriculum, which we hope will become more central in our school. Knowledge about the social emotional curriculum Fly Five is an advantage.

We are looking for a someone who takes action and can model good strategies, when it comes to seeing the good in the students, knowing the power of words and modelling how to set boundaries and managing student behaviors as well as build positive relationships. Experience working in line with the Responsive classroom approach is an advantage.

Om arbetsplatsen

Drömmer du om ett meningsfullt arbete som gör skillnad?

Välkommen till Älmhults kommun – där möjligheterna att göra skillnad i människors vardag är stora! Vi behöver engagerade medarbetare som vill vara med och forma vår kommun framåt. I Älmhult kombinerar du den mindre ortens fördelar och charm med en unik internationell atmosfär. Här är det lätt att leva och bo och du har nära till det mesta. Bra kommunikationer gör det även enkelt och smidigt att pendla.

The International School of Älmhult is a warm, friendly and welcoming school. We are truly international in many senses. There are over 50 different nationalities and backgrounds represented amongst our students. We also strive to employ a diverse community of teachers. This year we can boast teachers coming from more then 30 different countries. We are an IB school, which means that we are progressive and work to develop the skills for the 21st century and prepare our students for an ever-changing world. ISÄ is a member of a newly founded Playful schools leadership network, as a Poineer school, that strives to inspire and to become more playful. In our teacher collaborations the next years focus will be teacher inquiries connected to various learning needs. The school has developed and grown over the past five years, so we now have around 430 students. In 2017, we moved into our new home: a modern and eco-friendly building, with a lot of open space and light. The school is in the town of Älmhult, southern Sweden, which is a safe and convenient place for families to live.

Fakta om tjänsten

Pedagogiskt arbete
Tidsbegränsad anställning
6 månader eller längre
Antal platser
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  • Maria Haglund
    Head of School
    Telefon: 0476-551 88
  • Emelie Jönsson
    Deputy Head
    Telefon: 0476-55238
  • Unions contacted through Servicecenter
    Telefon: 0476-55000



Övrig information

Före anställning krävs registerutdrag från belastningsregistret. Gör gärna en ansökan om utdrag redan om du skulle bli kallad på intervju.

Här kan du läsa mer om hur det är att jobba på Älmhults kommun: https://www.almhult.se/jobba-hos-oss

Vi undanber oss vänligt men bestämt erbjudanden om annonserings- och rekryteringstjänster i samband med den här annonsen.