International School Mainfranken

International School Mainfranken

The International School Mainfranken is an international learning community dedicated to providing a quality education for every student, while promoting international appreciation and perspective. Our learning community is based on the concepts of shared responsibility and respect among staff, teachers, parents, and most importantly the students.

To prepare students for the 21st century, the ISM concentrates on the development of the whole child. Our curriculum and methodology have been specifically designed to allow students to explore the world around them through inquiry-based learning and instruction. With a focus on fostering critical thinking skills, subject specific knowledge and understanding, as well as the personal growth of each child, the ISM is the perfect place for forward thinking students to develop into globally minded life-long learners.

School Details

  • Year founded 2006
  • Public or private Private
  • Profit or not for profit Not for Profit
  • Governing body Board of Directors
  • Campus size (hectares) 2.00
  • Day or boarding Day
  • Segregation type Co-educational
  • Religious affiliation None
  • Accreditation IB PYP
  • Accreditation IB DP
  • Accreditation Cambridge International Examination (IGCSE/A-Level)

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Education Information

  • Curriculum Cambridge
  • Curriculum IB DP
  • Curriculum IB PYP
  • Curriculum UK-IGCSE
  • Instructional language English
  • Alternate instruction language
  • Start grade 1
  • End grade 12

Tuition Fees

  • Lower fee amount (USD) 0.0
  • Upper fee amount (USD) 0.0

Teacher Information

  • Teacher numbers 25
  • Local teacher % 25
  • Expatriate teacher % 75
  • Number of nationalities 8

Student Information

  • Total student numbers 90
  • Nursery infant students 0
  • K or Pre-K students 0
  • Elementary students 40
  • Middle school students 25
  • Senior school students 25
  • Grade school students 0
  • Local student % 60
  • Expatriate student % 40
  • Nationalities represented 20

Teaching Information

  • Teaching days/year 183
  • Contracts begin August
  • We require teaching certification or licenses. Yes
  • We offer 1 year contracts. Yes
  • We hire intern teachers. No
  • We assist with pet relocation. No

Job Types and Salaries

  • Position type Teacher
  • Lower salary range (USD) 36000.00
  • Upper salary range (USD) 40800.00

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School Benefits

  • Benefit type Number of contract days
  • Description Initial 2 year contract is offered with a 6 month probation period. Teachers are paid once a month over 24 months.
  • Benefit type Starting salary range
  • Description 36,000 - 40,800 Euros is the salary scale range for new members of staff.
  • Benefit type Taxes
  • Description There are 6 tax classes in Germany. These tax classes include single, married,and single parent to name a few. Once we learn of the teachers circumstance we provide salary information with the correct tax classification.
  • Benefit type Savings potential
  • Description 5,000 depending on lifestyle
  • Benefit type Accommodation
  • Description International School Mainfranken will assist incoming staff members with securing accommodation and registering teachers with local authorities.
  • Benefit type Flights/Transport
  • Description Flights to Germany are purchased by ISM.
  • Benefit type Utilities
  • Description ISM will support teachers to register for utilities (phone, internet, electricity) upon securing an apartment. These costs are covered by the staff member.
  • Benefit type Furniture
  • Description Apartments here in Schweinfurt are often rented without furniture, some even without kitchens. ISM helps secure apartments with kitchens however, members of staff need to purchase furniture. Outgoing staff often times have furniture items for sale for incoming staff.
  • Benefit type Moving allowance
  • Description A 600 Euro moving allowance is provided to each newly hired member of staff. It can be taken as a lump sum which is taxed or submit receipts for purchases which allows for reimbursement (not taxed).
  • Benefit type Medical
  • Description Medical coverage is provided within Germany. The school registers teachers for medical cover and assists in finding appropriate doctors or practitioners.
  • Benefit type Dental
  • Description Dental coverage is provided within Germany. The school registers teachers for dental cover and assists in finding appropriate dentists.

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International School Mainfranken
Schweinfurt, Germany
  • Starting: 1 Aug 2019
  • Apply By: 30 Apr 2019
  • Closes In:
The International School Mainfranken is an international learning community dedicated to providing a quality education for every student, while promoting international appreciation and perspective. O...