To support our Early Learning Center (ELC) team, we are currently looking for an Educator in full-time (maternity cover).
BMS is the oldest international school in the center of Berlin. 1000 students from 55 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 profile of an early childhood educator at BMS:
A qualified educator with a degree/certificate in early childhood education that has been recognied by the Berlin Senate. They must have a state recognition (staatliche Anerkennung) either as an Early Years Educator or as a Social Pedagogue Specialist (sozialpädagogische Fachkraft).
A dedicated early childhood educator, who is passionate about working with ages 3-6.
An individual who is interested in working with and helping to develop the best international and local curricula (the IB Primary Years Programme and the Berliner Bildungsprogram).
An open and enthusiastic life-long learner, who is interested in working with inclusive education and restorative practices.
A first language English speaker with German language knowledge, or interest in learning. Or a first language German speaker with English language knowledge.
A strong communicator who works well with large teams, as well as in teaching partnerships.
Someone who is flexible and resilient, open to creative challenges, and skilled in organization.
A pedagogue who is confident in using EdTech in the early years, or interested in learning.
A person who is sensitive to the specific needs of families in an international setting, is interculturally aware, interested in learning about other cultures, and is open-minded.
WHAT TO EXPECT AT BMS
We offer a modern, inspiring work environment with international employees and an open school community in the heart of Berlin.
The opportunity to grow in an interesting environment and to define with us new quality standards in the field of education.
Our co-operation and the sense of belonging together are characterized by a special team spirit and a respectful and harmonious interaction.
Our open-door-culture with the leadership, joint learning and case counselling creates an inspiring and supporting collaboration.
Continuous personal development through professional development days and individual training.
We offer best conditions for a modern classroom with a comprehensive range of modern technology and resources.
Benefits such as daily free lunch for all staff members and sabbatical opportunities.
Please note, due to the system set up we have to set an application close date but we will be starting to conduct interviews immediately and may appoint a suitable candidate before the advert close date.