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Primary Teacher

Canadian School of Florence
Florence, Italy
Contract Type
Full Time
Start Date
1st September 2024
13th August 2024 11:59 PM
Contract Type
Job ID
Start Date
1st September 2024
  • Contract Type :Permanent
  • Job ID: 1409339


Are you looking for an exciting new opportunity and would you like to be part of a growing team? Canadian School of Florence is now looking for an enthusiastic and passionate Primary Teacher to join our friendly and motivated team, commencing September 2024.

The Elementary school experiential learning program is taught in English, based on the Canada (Ontario) curriculum with preparation, in Italian, for the Italian national exams as a “paritaria” school.

Candidates must have a degree - for Primary, preferably Ontario trained, and at least 3 years post qualifying full time teaching experience in a school and in upper primary classes and/or lower primary classes.

We offer ongoing PD training opportunities.

Overview of the role

We are seeking an excellent educator to join our teaching staff in Florence. You’ll be an experienced Primary teacher or an enthusiastic ECT, delivering the foundation phase curriculum whilst planning, preparing and teaching lessons; an understanding of classroom management, curriculum knowledge and delivery of feedback is key.

Key requirements

  • Qualified Teacher Status or equivalent qualification
  • Passion and commitment for inspiring through teaching and learning
  • Solid knowledge of the foundation phase in line with the relevant curriculum
  • The ability to build on and develop existing best practice knowledge
  • Excellent communication and classroom management skills
  • interested in contributing and working towards the future development of the school;
  • flexible, positive and open-minded;
  • willing to share ideas and work closely with our team of dedicated, enthusiastic professionals;
  • keen to live and work in Italy; 
  • Moher tongue or equivalent level of English required for this role.

Selected candidates will be invited to a long list interview via remote methods.

Short list interviews will take place via remote methods and the successful candidate will be required to provide original documents and certificates 

Canadian School of Florence is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check or equivalent and satisfactory references. 

Safeguarding Statement:

Canadian School of Florence is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
Canadian School of Florence

Canadian School of Florence

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