On the bilingual campus of Cologne International School – Internationale Friedensschule Köln – people from more than 50 nations learn and teach- from KiTa to International Baccalaureate. Our first-class education is our trademark: We contribute to a better world by inspiring a passion for learning along with the drive to make a difference.

We are actively seeking an enthusiastic

Secondary School Teacher specializing in Science

for the MYP (Middle Years Programme) and DP (Diploma Programme) of the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum.

The right candidate will also recognise that excellent pastoral care is also essential to student development, and be willing to support this in non-curricular roles such as homeroom teacher or during self directed learning times as an advisor or coach. 

All CIS employees are expected to demonstrate the following core dispositions: 

  • Team spirit
  • Ensuring results
  • Growth mindset
  • Motivating and inspiring
  • International mindedness
  • Flexible and adaptable

Your Responsibilities

  • Develop and deliver engaging Science lessons aligned with the MYP and DP frameworks.
  • Foster a dynamic and inclusive learning environment that promotes curiosity and critical thinking.
  • Assess student progress in Science and provide constructive feedback.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to design interdisciplinary projects and activities.
  • Participate actively in school events, parent-teacher conferences, and professional development activities.
  • Support and promote the school’s ethos
  • Engage students in the effective delivery of the curriculum through excellent subject knowledge and diverse lesson content that reflects the ability and needs of all students in the class
  • Manage classroom behavior to ensure an effective learning environment for all students
  • Support students proactively in reaching their learning and approaches to learning goals
  • To regularly measure, record and share student progress
  • Keep informed about technological innovations that support and drive student outcomes
  • Be familiar with data regarding the academic and pastoral progress of their students
  • Provide Subject Coordinators with class data 
  • Plan in Managebac
  • Be familiar with school policies
  • Be available outside of lessons to support students
  • You will attend the weekly briefings and subject meetings, as well as relevant programme meetings

Your Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Education and Science; Master’s degree is advantageous.
  • Teaching certification with a focus on Science and knowledge of the MYP and DP (IB) curriculum.
  • Minimum 2 years proven experience in teaching secondary school Science.
  • In-depth knowledge of the International Baccalaureate curriculum and assessment practices.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Working Hours / Allowance

  • 12.25 hours student contact time per week
  • Salary according to experience and qualifications
  • You will report to the Subject Coordinator for Science

If you are interested, please send your application (Cover letter und CV) to:

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