Primary French Language Teacher (Part-time Temporary)

About the role

International Grammar School (IGS) is a secular, co-educational school near Sydney CBD, serving Preschool to Year 12 in a unique multilingual environment. The learning of languages is at the centre of an IGS education, and Primary students experience partial immersion for 80 minutes a day.

IGS is seeking an outstanding French language teacher for Kindergarten, Year 3, Year 5 and Year 6 students, in our Global Learning Centre for teaching and learning of languages, to join our dynamic and vibrant Languages department. This role is a 0.2 full time equivalent position teaching Friday (for Terms 3 and 4 2019).

Essential skills

This role calls for a caring, compassionate, enthusiastic teacher with a passion for the French language and culture and the ability to inspire their students with a love of learning and show care and compassion in all their interactions.

Outstanding candidates will be collaborative, show initiative, be fluent in French, and have a strong understanding of French culture. A knowledge of the new Kindergarten to Year 10 French Syllabus, and well-developed skills using ICT for authentic and meaningful learning experiences are important, while the ability to teach an additional language is desirable.

Application

All applicants for this position must hold NESA teacher accreditation and a NSW Working With Children Check.  

Please contact IGS Director of Human Resources Karen Edwards at recruitment@igssyd.nsw.edu.au for enquiries. To apply, include a cover letter, current CV, copies of relevant qualifications, and contact details of at least two referees in your application.