International School of Ulaanbaatar

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IBDP Economics & MYP I&S

This position involves teaching IB Diploma Economics and MYP Individuals & Societies (I&S) in the secondary school. Your objective is to motivate each student to develop competencies, knowledge and skills in all areas of the subjects taught. A full course load is targeted at approximately 72% of available teaching time in a week.

ABOUT ISU TEACHERS
ISU teachers are fully committed to our Vision and Mission. They teach the whole child, understanding that academic success is inextricably interwoven with healthy social and personal development. Our teachers typically come to us as seasoned practitioners. These people are true colleagues among their peers, collaborating with them for the success of all students, and using inclusion models to meet their varied linguistic (EAL), interpersonal and academic needs. ISU teachers engender excellent relationships with all constituents, they are inspiring in their practice and they are open to continuously improving their pedagogy. They also subscribe to the belief that technology is a tool which should be effectively integrated into classroom practice.

GENERAL ISU RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE
• Involvement in the school’s pastoral care programme
• Actively building the positive learning climate of the school
• Initiating and supporting undertakings which improve the school’s programmes and further advance our students’ learning experiences
• Assisting and supervising student service learning
• Participation in school field trips
• Offering two or more co-curricular activities for students
• Attending and supporting school special events and functions outside of regular school hours
• Participating in 3-way conferences (student-teacher-parent)
• Seeking out and taking advantage of professional development opportunities where possible
• Attending meetings as necessary
• Taking on supervisory duties at break times and /or at the beginning or end of the school day
• other duties as outlined in the ISU Staff Manual

CERTIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

You will be:
• highly collaborative
• inspiring, in and out of the classroom
• good humored

You will have:
• effective communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
• experience in—and commitment to—working in an inclusion-model framework
• ideally, five or more years experience teaching culturally- and linguistically-diverse populations
• knowledge of international school pedagogy and curricula including the IB Programmes
• at least a Bachelor’s degree in the appropriate field, together with relevant teaching certification
• prior experience teaching in the role for which you are applying

Starting

1 Aug 2019

Apply By

28 May 2019

Minimum Qualification

Bachelor

Cover Letter

Required

Minimum Experience

5 years

Job Structure

Teacher
IB DP
High/Secondary School
Humanities
Economics
0%
IB MYP
High/Secondary School
Humanities
Generalist
0%

Associated Documents

Economics & I&S JD
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