(Lima – Peru)
Newton College is a leading, Anglo-Peruvian, bilingual, co-educational school, located on a beautiful campus with excellent facilities including a study centre in the Amazon Rainforest (see: www.newton.edu.pe).
We have been authorised to deliver the IB Primary Years Programme since 2003 and the IB Diploma Programme since 1987..
We belong to the Latin American Heads Conference (www.lahc.net). In 2006 we were recommended as one of “The Best International Schools around the World” (http://education.guardian.co.uk/publicschools/story/0,,1970352,00.html).
For 6th August, 2012 (or as soon as possible thereafter) or February 2013, we wish to appoint a Coordinator for the IB Primary Years Programme.
Candidates should have:
• previous experience as a PYP coordinator and preferably as an IB PYP workshop leader
• a working knowledge of Spanish
We seek an internationally-minded, innovative curriculum leader who has the vision and capacity to take a well-established programme forward, working collaboratively with a dedicated and experienced staff in preparation for the school´s PYP re-evaluation visit in 2014.
We attach great importance to Education for Sustainable Development and recently organized a very successful forum on ESD in the IB Primary Years Programme at our Amazon Study Centre.
We offer an excellent work climate, an attractive salary package and the opportunity for professional growth.
A covering letter and a full CV with the names of three referees should be addressed to Headmaster at: firstname.lastname@example.org with "PYP Coordinator" in the subject box of the email. The deadline for applications is 24th June. Interviews will take place in the following week.