Vacancies

ADMINISTRATION AND TEACHING VACANCIES FOR 2022

Contract Start Date: September 2021

Application Closing Date: 31 May 2021

Employment: Full Time

Reports to: Head of School

Westwood International School, established in 1988, provides international education to children from Reception to university entrance level. The school has just over 500 students from 40 different countries receiving an international education. Westwood International School is an IB World school offering Primary Years Programme of the International Baccalaureate (IB PYP), Middle Years Programme (IBMYP), and the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB Diploma Programme).

 

The school invites applications from suitable qualified and experienced professionals
for the following positions:

SECONDARY SCHOOL TEACHERS – MATHEMATICS, FRENCH, LANGUAGES, ARTS AND GENERAL SCIENCES

Applications are also sought from suitably qualified Secondary School teachers from Year 7 up to IB Diploma level (Year 13). Experience or training in the Middle Years Programme, IB Diploma Programme would be an advantage.

PRIMARY PRINCIPAL

The Elementary School Principal will report to the Head of School, and will oversee all staff, teachers, and programmes related to the elementary school (Reception – Year 6).  Supervises and appraises all elementary school staff;

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring a quality elementary school curriculum in line with the school’s mission, and vision
  • Providing professional leadership in organizing, administering, supervising and evaluating all elementary and preschool programmes and activities
  • Lead and coordinate with Coordinators, elementary school management team and the heads of department to ensure current innovative educational practice, relevant curriculum content and regular assessment of the educational quality.
  • Ensuring pedagogy in line with the IBO and the Westwood philosophy

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Education
  • Masters of Education
  • A minimum of 5 years in a leadership role
  • Experience in International Baccalaureate Programmes (PYP/MYP and DP) preferred

 

In line with international standards relating to Child Protection, Westwood International School requires all recruited staff members to adhere to the highest child protection and safeguarding standards. Applicants invited for interview will be vetted, and background and full reference checks will be conducted, prior to appointment to any position within the school.

Applicants who meet the above requirements may send their application letter and CV

latest by Friday 18th March 2022 to:

The HR Officer, Westwood International School, P O Box: 2446, Gaborone

(Or) e-mail to: mamosweunyane@.ac.bw