Berlin Metropolitan School

Berlin Metropolitan School

BMS is the oldest international school in the center of Berlin. 1000 students from 68 countries attend our school and are taught using the best international and national curriculum programs. Berlin Metropolitan School is an all-day school, allowing students from kindergarten through 12th grade to complete a modern and values-based education, culminating into an internationally recognized diploma. An international team of 200 dedicated employees lead the way for the learning success of our students.

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Council of International Schools (CIS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)

Contact Information
Campus Address
Linienstrasse 122
Germany
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Berlin
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Contact Details
+49 30 8872 739 0

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School Benefits
Starting Salary Range
The BMS pay scale as one essential part in value the work of every member of faculty was re-worked with a committee by teachers from all section and senior leaders in 2014.
The BMS pay scale is structured according to years of experience and the program each respective teacher is teaching.
Taxes
Individuals who are resident in Germany or have their normal place of abode there have full income tax liability. The gross salary (and, if applied, also tuition remission for children attending the school) is subject to German income tax. Once you have registered at the town hall, you will receive your tax identity number and classified into a tax group (I-V). The tax rates depend on family status and income level and range. Tax on income from employed work is retained by being deducted at source, i.e. an amount of tax is retained directly by the employer.
Please find more information on www.make-it-in-germany.com and http://www.make-it-in-germany.com/en/for-qualified-professionals/working/guide/taxes

Summary of deductions made from the gross salary
• Income tax
• Solidarity tax
• Church tax (optional)
• Health insurance
• Long term care insurance
• Retirement insurance
• Unemployment insurance
Accommodation
BMS offers a housing search service for all staff members who have t o relocate to Berlin.
Flights/Transport
Our transition package includes expenses for travel as well as shipping.
These benefits are valid one way and one time. Expenses for other family members cannot be covered.
Furniture
Furnished flats for rent are available also on flat search websites.
Moving Allowance
BMS will pay a settling in allowance one time fix to every new staff member who is not living in Berlin and need to relocate. Employees are allowed to use this for any private reason linked to their relocation. It is required to be treated like extra income which means it will be taxed.
Dependent Opportunities
Staff members are asked to pay the monthly lunch fee of 70€ for their children. From all other school fees they are exempted. As this counts as a remuneration in kind all staff members have to pay taxes on the school fees.
Medical
Medical insurances can be chosen from a variety of public providers. We have a good contact to one provider who have English speaking staff and a great support team for international staff.
Other
Summary of deductions made from the gross salary:
• Income tax
• Solidarity tax
• Church tax (optional)
• Health insurance
• Long term care insurance
• Retirement insurance
• Unemployment insurance

Freiwilliges soziales Jahr an der BMS

Gemeinsam mit der JAO gGmbH führen wir das freiwillige soziale Jahr an der BMS durch. Die JOA ist dabei unser vertrauensvoller Kooperationspartner, der uns als anerkannter Träger der Kinder- und Jugendhilfe und der Freiwilligendienste jedes Jahr Anwärter für das freiwillige soziale Jahr vermittelt.

In der Berlin Metropolitan School hast du die Möglichkeit im Kindergarten, in der Vorschule oder an der Ganztagsschule ein freiwilliges Jahr zu absolvieren. Hast du Interesse an einem bilingualen Konzept und möchtest gerne deine Englischkenntnisse perfektionieren ohne Berlin verlassen zu müssen? Willst du dich als Erzieher*in oder Sozialpädagoge*in ausprobieren? Dann bewirb dich jetzt bei der JOA, wir freuen uns auf deine Bewerbung:

E-Mail: bewerbung-fsj@jao-berlin.de

Jugendwerk Aufbau Ost JAO gGmbH
Freiwilliges Soziales Jahr
Landsberger Allee 565
12679 Berlin
www.jao-fsj.de

Starting: 1 Aug 2019
Apply By: 30 Jun 2020
Closes In: 346 days

Primary School - Learning Support Teacher

To support our Primary School team, we are looking for an experienced, passionate educator in the field of Learning Support starting 01.12.2019.

BMS is the oldest international school in the center of Berlin. 1000 students from 68 countries attend our school and are taught using the best international and national curriculum programs. The Berlin Metropolitan School is an all-day school, allowing students from kindergarten through 12th grade to complete a modern and values-based education, culminating into an internationally recognized diploma. An international team of more than 200 dedicated employees lead the way for the learning success of our students.

THE EXCITING CHALLENGE
Provision of additional support for students whether this be through intensive individual support, small group or ongoing in class support.
Support and promote the school and the IB mission statements.
Actively model the attributes of the IB learner profile.
Help select resources and manage them efficiently.
Ensure classroom/learning spaces are organised, stimulating and attractive.
Encourage students to continue their learning independently and spark enthusiasm and love for learning by modelling this themselves.
Differentiate learning experiences and activities appropriately and collaboratively with colleagues.
Technology is integrated meaningfully into everyday teaching and learning.
Learning Support Students’ progress is continuously assessed using a variety of methods.
Maintain co-operative, supportive professional relationships with colleagues and share expertise, strategies to use in the classroom and resources to meet specific student needs.
Be supportive of the school’s mission, an active participants in the greater life of the school and in the team.
Teaching shows a good understanding and use of the school’s written curriculum and policies.
Be able to answer everyday queries of parents.
Oversee the development and updating of Individual Learning Plans with a primary focus on students with specific behavioural needs.
Implement staff training on Behavioural Management Best Practices.

YOUR PROFILE
A confident, effective communicator, who is open-minded, knowledgeable and enjoys working collaboratively.
A committed, experienced and well-qualified teacher, who seeks opportunities to extend expertise and looks for improvement to provide a high quality teaching standard.
A Bachelors or Master´s degree in Primary Education with a valid teaching certification and specialism in Learning Support.
At least three years teaching experience in a multilingual learning environment.
Experience in using technology to enrich student learning.
English native speaker fluency.

WE OFFER a modern, inspiring work environment with international, dynamic employees and an open school community in the heart of Berlin. Our cooperation and the sense of togetherness are distinguished by a special team spirit and respectful and harmonious interaction. Our open- door-culture with the leadership, joint learning and collegial case counseling creates an inspiring and supporting collaboration. Continuous personal development through “Professional Development Days”. We create great conditions for a modern classroom with a comprehensive range of modern technology and resources. Besides we offer staff benefits such as relocation package incl. housing service and settling in allowance as well as daily free lunch in our cafeteria.
Starting: 1 Dec 2019
Apply By: 30 Sep 2019
Closes In: 72 days

Admissions / Sales Manager (m/w/d)

Zur Unterstützung unseres Administrations-Teams suchen wir ab 01.10.2019 einen engagierten Admissions / Sales Manager*in in Vollzeit.

DIE SPANNENDE HERAUSFORDERUNG
Als Admissions / Sales Manager*in sind Sie das Gesicht unserer Einrichtung und repräsentieren dabei vorrangig unsere Primary School und das Early Learning Center.
Sie bilden die wichtigste Schnittstelle zwischen unserer Institution und interessierten Familien.
Sie leiten den gesamten Bewerbungs- und Aufnahmeprozess neuer Familien, von der Bewerbung über den Aufnahmeprozess bis hin zum ersten Schultag.
Dabei verantworten Sie nicht nur den administrativen Prozess, sondern unterstützen unsere internationalen Familien bei ihrem Eintritt in die Schulgemeinschaft.
Durch Ihre Ideen und Strategien sorgen Sie für eine kontinuierliche Weiterentwicklung und Optimierung des Admissionsprozesses.

IHR PROFIL
Sie haben einen Hochschulabschluss oder eine berufliche Qualifikation mit umfangreicher Berufserfahrung in dem Bereich Admissions, Customer Service, Sales oder Corporate Communications.
Sie sprechen Deutsch und Englisch auf muttersprachlichem Niveau.
Sie zeichnen sich durch ausgeprägte Kundenorientierung, Kommunikationsgeschick und einer selbständigen, lösungsorientierten Arbeitsweise aus.
Souveränität und Selbstsicherheit sowie ein freundliches, positives Auftreten sind für Sie selbstverständlich.
Sie verfügen über ausgezeichnete Kenntnisse im Umgang mit MS Office.
Interkulturelle Kompetenz und Einfühlungsvermögen runden Ihr Profil ab.

WAS SIE AN DER BMS ERWARTET
Ein modernes, inspirierendes Arbeitsumfeld mit internationalen Mitarbeiter*nnen und einer offenen Schulgemeinschaft .
Unser Schulcampus befindet sich im Herzen Berlins mit einer hervorragenden Verkehrsanbindung.
Die Möglichkeit in einem interessanten Umfeld zu wachsen und gemeinsam mit uns neue Qualitätsstandards im Bereich der Bildung zu definieren.
Unsere Zusammenarbeit und das Zusammengehörigkeitsgefühl im Kollegium zeichnen sich durch einen besonderen Teamgeist sowie respektvollen und harmonischen Umgang aus.
Unsere „Open-Door-Kultur“ in der Führungsebene, gemeinsames Lernen und kollegiale Fallberatung machen unsere unterstützende Zusammenarbeit aus.
Wir bieten stetige persönliche Weiterentwicklung durch „Professional Development Days“ und individuelle Fortbildungen.
Weitere Mitarbeiter-Benefits wie täglich kostenfreies Mittagessen und Sabbatical Möglichkeiten.

Starting: 1 Oct 2019
Apply By: 31 Aug 2019
Closes In: 42 days

Primary School - DaF Lehrer (m/w/d)

Zur Unterstützung unseres Deutsch-Teams in der Primary School sind wir auf der Suche nach einer Lehrkraft für das Fach DaF (GAL) in Teilzeit (10h) als Schwangerschaftsvertretung.

DIE SPANNENDE HERAUSFORDERUNG
Unterstützung und Förderung des Schulprogramms sowie der „IB Mission Statements“.
Gezielte Gestaltung des DaF-Unterrichts je nach Kenntnisstand und Fähigkeit der einzelnen Schüler in der Klasse.
Aktive Mitgestaltung und Planung des Unterrichts im kooperativen Umfeld mit Kollegen.
Schaffen von klaren, herausfordernden und erreichbaren Erwartungen für die Schüler, um die positive Entwicklung und den Fortschritt der Schüler sicherzustellen.
Erzeugen eines wirkungsvollen Lernumfeldes, basierend auf gegenseitigem Vertrauen und Respekt, welche Schüler zum Erforschen und Ausprobieren anregt.
Offene Kommunikation mit Schülern und deren Eltern bezüglich der schulischen Leistungen.
Stetige Überprüfung und Anpassung der eigenen Kenntnisse im Fachbereich, um Optimierungsmöglichkeiten erkennen und realisieren zu können.
Aktive Teilnahme an Mitarbeitermeetings und Elternabenden.
Pflege einer kooperativen und gegenseitig unterstützenden Schulgemeinschaft.

IHR PROFIL
Qualifiziert, erfahren und engagiert, nach stetiger Weiterentwicklung strebend und an einem anspruchsvollen, hochwertigen Schulprogramm interessiert.
Erfolgreich abgeschlossenes 2. Staatsexamen Lehramt oder Bachelor/Master und gleichwertig anerkannte Leistungen; oder im Ausland erworbene Qualifikation mit einer entsprechenden Lehrbefähigung für das Fach DaF (GAL).
Erfahrung als DaF-Lehrer*in an Grundschulen.
Erfahrung im Kontext einer internationalen Bildungseinrichtung sind von Vorteil.
Sehr gute Deutsch- und Englisch-Kenntnisse.

WAS SIE AN DER BMS ERWARTET
Ein modernes, inspirierendes Arbeitsumfeld mit internationalen MitarbeiterInnen und einer offenen Schulgemeinschaft.
Unser Schul-Campus befindet sich im Herzen Berlins mit einer hervorragenden Verkehrsanbindung.
Die Möglichkeit in einem interessanten Umfeld zu wachsen und gemeinsam mit uns neue Qualitätsstandards im Bereich der Bildung zu definieren.
Unsere Zusammenarbeit und das Zusammengehörigkeitsgefühl im Kollegium zeichnen sich durch einen besonderen Teamgeist sowie respektvollen und harmonischen Umgang aus.
Unsere „Open-Door-Kultur“ in der Führungsebene, gemeinsames Lernen und kollegiale Fallberatung machen unsere unterstützende Zusammenarbeit aus.
Wir bieten stetige persönliche Weiterentwicklung durch „Professional Development Days“ und individuelle Fortbildungen.
Weitere Benefits wie täglich kostenfreies Mittagessen für unsere Mitarbeiter und Sabbatical Möglichkeiten.
Starting: 1 Sep 2019
Apply By: 31 Aug 2019
Closes In: 42 days

Secondary School - English Teacher (cover-role)

To support our Secondary School team, we are looking for an adaptable and inspiring EnglishTeacher for a cover-role starting in August 2019 (approx. for 6 months).

BMS is the oldest international school in the center of Berlin. 1000 students from 68 countries attend our school and are taught using the best international and national curriculum programs. The Berlin Metropolitan School is an all-day school, allowing students from kindergarten through 12th grade to complete a modern and values-based education, culminating into an internationally recognized diploma. An international team of more than 200 dedicated employees lead the way for the learning success of our students.

THE EXCITING CHALLENGE
Differentiate English lessons in order to accommodate for varying levels of knowledge and student ability.
Demonstrate a commitment to making lessons enjoyable, stimulating and relevant to all learners. Encourage students to continue their learning independently and spark an enthusiasm and love for learning by modelling it as a teacher.
Maintain the highest standards of practice in planning, preparation, monitoring, assessment, reporting and feedback in line with school curriculum and policies.
Employ teaching, learning and assessment strategies which meet pupils’ individual needs and support differentiated learning.
Create clear, challenging and achievable expectations for pupils and ensure that all pupils make progress relative to their prior attainment and potential.
Maintain thorough and current knowledge in the subject area and engage with evidence and research to direct improvements in teaching and learning.
Be reflective towards one’s practice and pursue consistent improvement. Engage fully with professional learning opportunities.
Create a secure learning environment, based on mutual trust and respect, in which pupils feel safe to explore and take risks.
Maintain a stimulating and well-maintained learning environment, paying due care and attention to the quality of resources and displays.
Support and promote the school and the IB mission statements and actively model the attributes of the IB learner profile.

YOUR PROFILE
A committed, experienced and well-qualified Secondary English Teacher, who is seeking an opportunity to extend their expertise and who is interested in working in a high quality teaching environment.
A Bachelors or Master´s degree in Secondary Education with an official teaching qualification or degree for English.
At least three years teaching experience, ideally in an IB School.
Experience in using technology to enrich student learning.

WE OFFER a modern, inspiring work environment with international, dynamic employees and an open school community in the heart of Berlin. Our cooperation and the sense of togetherness are distinguished by a special team spirit and respectful and harmonious interaction. Our open- door-culture with the leadership, joint learning and collegial case counseling creates an inspiring and supporting collaboration. Continuous personal development through “Professional Development Days”. We create great conditions for a modern classroom with a comprehensive range of modern technology and resources. Besides we offer staff benefits such as relocation package incl. housing service and settling in allowance as well as daily free lunch in our cafeteria.

Starting: 20 Aug 2019
Apply By: 15 Aug 2019
Closes In: 26 days