Atlanta International School (AIS) is a preschool to grade 12 private, non-profit school with language immersion and International Baccalaureate (IB) Curriculum in the Buckhead area of Atlanta.
Our mission is simple - To develop courageous leaders who shape their world for the better. The core values that drive our school are:
The joy of learning and purposeful effort.
Mutual respect and understanding in an intentionally inclusive and intercultural community.
Teachers at AIS are innovators and leaders who have a passion for working with children in a multicultural community and are always seeking new ways to personalize learning. This is a full time position teaching students ages 11 - 18 in Mathematics.
START DATE: August 2020
REPORTS TO: Head of Math
To prepare, invigilate and assess, as required, internal and external assessment.
To develop and share schemes of work and resources
To encourage all pupils to reach their academic potential through enthusiastic and personalized teaching, tailored challenge, record keeping and follow up ?
To be aware of, and comply with all school policies including those for assessment, teaching and learning, and reporting ?
To show an active interest in each child’s personal and domestic circumstances, and to foster the personal and social development of each pupil in your care
To foster a close partnership with parents, initiating contact in appropriate circumstances and ensuring that there is a record of this ?
Work as an Advisor in a specified year group ?of 10 to 15 students and participate in an annual field trip.
Enthusiastic and passionate about education
Flexible and adaptable to the varied demands of working in a world-class school environment ?
Able to work independently and collaboratively as part of a team ?
Creative and innovative across and beyond the curriculum ?
Able to work successfully under pressure, with excellent organizational skills ?
Able to demonstrate a positive and proactive attitude towards participation in professional development and the school’s induction and appraisal processes
A confident and competent user of IT in the classroom and for administrative purposes
Atlanta International School is deeply committed to diversity among our staff and applicants of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.
We will contact those applicants whose skills and experience best match our needs. Due to the high volume of applications, we regret that we are not able to take or return phone calls regarding employment.
Bachelor’s degree in Education or equivalent
A certified teaching qualification ?
At least two years’ teaching experience ?
Working knowledge of the MYP and DP programs, with experience teaching a Higher Level IB Diploma Mathematics Course
A distinguished record of teaching ?and a strong record of professional development ?
About Atlanta International School
Atlanta International School, nestled in the historic campus designed by Philip Shutze in the heart of Buckhead, is an educational blend of Atlanta's old tradition and the pioneering international strength of present-day Atlanta.
As the innovator of a global curriculum for future leaders, AIS offers a program of academic excellence to American and international students, beginning with three-year-old kindergarten and culminating in grade 12 with the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma.International Baccalaureate (IB) followed from three-year-old Kindergarten through grade 12 from Primary Years Programme (PYP) through Middle Years Programme (MYP) to Diploma Programme (DP). Accredited by Council of International Schools (CIS), AdvancED and Southern Association of Independent Schools (SAIS) as well as authorized by International Baccalaureate (IBO) to offer IB programs.