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Computer Science Teacher (Secondary)
The British International School of Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

Job reference: 015518

Location: The British International School of Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

Closing date: 20/01/2023

Department: Teachers

Computer Science Teacher (Secondary)

The British International School of Charlotte is seeking a passionate, energetic and creative Computer Science Teacher who is able to deliver the International Baccalaureate Diploma Computer Science program, in addition to teaching Computer Science across KS3 and KS4.  The ability to offer Mathematics at KS3 would be an advantage.


We welcome applications from outstanding, self-motivated and reflective professionals with strong interpersonal and communication skills and the right blend of passion, energy, experience, and a love for teaching and learning that embraces change and innovation.


About Our School

Founded in 2004, The British International School of Charlotte is an ambitious, fast growing, independent private school situated in the beautiful Ballantyne area of Charlotte, North Carolina. We challenge and inspire children from the ages of 18 months through to 18 years of age with a creative blend of the English National Curriculum and the International Primary and Middle Years Curriculum, leading to International GCSE and the International Baccalaureate Diploma. As a diverse international community, we truly personalize learning so that every student can achieve ambitious goals.


To learn more about our wonderful school please visit our School website.

To learn more about all that Charlotte and North Carolina has to offer, visit the Queen's City website.


About Nord Anglia Education

Nord Anglia Education is the world’s leading premium schools organisation, with more than 81 schools located across over 32 countries in the Americas, Europe, China, Southeast Asia, India and the Middle East. Together, our schools educate over 74,000 students from kindergarten through to the end of secondary school.

Our philosophy for education rests on our four pillars of creativity, wellbeing, excellent academic outcomes, and global connectedness. These are delivered through innovative use of educational technology to create a personalised 21st century learning experience for all students.

Every parent wants the best for their child — so do we. Nord Anglia schools deliver high quality, transformational education and ensure excellent academic outcomes by going beyond traditional learning. Our global scale enables us to recruit and retain world-leading teachers and to offer unforgettable experiences through global and regional events, while our engaging learning environments ensure all of our students love coming to school.

To learn more about teaching in a Nord Anglia School please visit our website.


Our Schools

Each Nord Anglia Education school is unique in character and designed to meet the needs of its community. We are united by our philosophy, to be ambitious for our students, our people, and our family of schools. We believe that being part of our family of schools gives them a special advantage. Working together, we can achieve more than we can individually. Our schools have access to a wide range of resources and support to enhance their success.

We also create unique opportunities to benefit our students and people, such as the Global Campus, Nord Anglia University, and our collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT, UNICEF, and King’s College London.

Global academic results

Each Nord Anglia Education school is unique in character and designed to meet the needs of its community. We are united by our philosophy, to be ambitious for our students, our people, and our family of schools. We believe that being part of our family of schools gives them a special advantage. Working together, we can achieve more than we can individually. Our schools have access to a wide range of resources and support to enhance their success.

We also create unique opportunities to benefit our students and people, such as the Global Campus, Nord Anglia University, and our collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT, UNICEF, and King’s College London.​​​​​​​                     

About the role
We’ll look to you to promote high expectations for our students, designing learning activities that are aligned to our school’s curriculum, including the International Baccalaureate Diploma program for Computer Science and the English National Curriculum and creating a learning culture where there are no limits to what can be achieved. You will foster an environment of respect within the classroom, facilitating learning through high quality questioning and discussion.


IB training will be offered as part of our ongoing commitment to professional development. 


About You

Able to adapt quickly to our fast-paced international environment, you will possess a university degree, a recognised teaching qualification, and considerable teaching experience. Committed and creative, you will be reflective on your own teaching and student outcomes, seeking out and implementing new ideas and innovative methods to raise the school’s level of achievement.

Keen to collaborate and share your specialist expertise, you will be a fitting ambassador for the school. You will communicate with confidence across diverse audiences and situations, using your expertise to build strong relationships with parents and students. You will also be able to meet visa-related restrictions for the United States of America (The Americas Region) including having British or American Citizenship or authorisation to work in the United States, together with Qualified Teacher Status issues in the UK.

Benefits

When you join a Nord Anglia Education school, you join a global community of over 15,000 people working together to support our students’ success. We offer you unsurpassed opportunities to innovate and develop best practice across our family, to access extensive professional development, and to gain exceptional experience and career development in our schools. At Nord Anglia, you will have opportunities to progress more, learn more, and collaborate more.

We offer exceptional career and development opportunities that come with being part of our global organisation. Our online Nord Anglia University unites our team by harnessing the collective expertise of peers in an exchange of knowledge, ideas, and best practice. We also provide extensive professional development through Nord Anglia University to ensure that our teachers don’t just maintain their skills but can also develop at the cutting edge of educational thinking.

Our world-renowned collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT, UNICEF, and King’s College London, offers our teachers unrivalled access to leading experts in their fields. We also offer selected candidates an opportunity to earn an Executive Master’s in International Education from King’s College London.

Alongside great training and a competitive package, you’ll enjoy the chance to live and work in one of the world’s most vibrant cities.

As a Nord Anglia Education teacher, you enjoy the following benefits:

  • A fast-paced, global experience so that you can progress on a global scale
  • An enabling environment founded on creativity, challenge, and collaboration
  • A culture that is fair and consultative
  • Unique opportunities to grow professionally and develop your career


Selection Process

The closing date for application is 20th January 2023. However, first round interviews will start before this date and interested candidates are encouraged to apply early.  

First round interviews take place virtually on a rolling schedule starting mid-December 2022.

Final interviews will take place in the week of 23rd January 2023


Start Date: 14th August 2023

At Nord Anglia Education we are committed to providing a world class, safe, happy environment in which children and young people can thrive and learn. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our pupils irrespective of race, ability, religion, gender, or culture.

All post holders in regulated activity (having regular unsupervised contact with children) are subject to appropriate national and international vetting procedures including satisfactory criminal record checks from both your country of residence/birth and any country of residence within the last 10 years.

 

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