Norwegian Language Teaching Position (Grades 1-3) for August 2021

Location

IST is a fast-growing school with an excellent facility, keen and enthusiastic students, and a positive focus on quality to be one of the best of its kind. If you are interested in coming to work with us here to be part of such a future in one of the top countries for both standard of living and economic
success, then consider the following exciting teaching opportunity available only very recently after the departure of one of our long-serving teachers.

Norwegian Language position with possible PYP class teaching
The position is a temporary post within PYP (Primary School Grades 1-6), specifically teaching Norwegian in Grades 1-3. This is position might also include some Norwegian team teaching in Grades 4-6 and teaching unit work in English at Grade 4. You will be responsible for teaching and
learning of a class of up to 21 students and differentiated group work.
The position will be between 35% to 100%.
The position will be part of the school’s teacher pay scale and is to cover extended staff leave during
this period.
The position will include the following areas of responsibility:

  • Curriculum leadership and management for Norwegian language in PYP
  • Academic and pastoral care
  • Team planning
  • Assessment and student monitoring of progress
  • The skills desirable of the incumbent are:
  • Excellent understanding and knowledge of teaching Norwegian language
  • Excellent classroom leadership and management skills
  • Good teamwork, communication and collaborative skills
  • IB experience (especially of PYP)
  • Flexibility, enthusiasm and professionalism

The positions will benefit from a competitive teachers’ salary and relocation allowance. This position would benefit someone keen a permanent post in an exciting and forward thinking international IB
school in Norway. The post will begin Mon 9 August 2021.

However, above all, we are looking for an open, flexible and excellent Norwegian language teacher.

How to apply
Please apply as soon as possible with a letter of application outlying your skills, experience and interest in the position and school, and include your most recent CV and three references. Deadline for applications is Tuesday 15 June 2021.
Send applications to: principal@istelemark.no or contact for further information about the position.