Teachers

Job Postings for September 2018

Extension of deadline for applications for the positions of:
1. Teacher of Spanish language and literature (Spanish B – IB), full time position (maternity leave cover)
2. Teacher of Theatre Arts (IB), part time (50%)
3. Houseparent, 2 positions, 1 full time, 1-part time

Deadline for applications is extended from 11/6/2018 until positions are filled.

UWC Mostar seeks dedicated and inspired educators who are committed to the intellectual, social, and ethical development of students, and who recognize that learning takes also place beyond the classroom. UWC Mostar values candidates who are drawn to the particular educational experience of the United World Colleges, and to UWC Mostar’s unique mission within the movement.

We are seeking to fill the following positions for the school-year 2018 -2019:

1. Teacher of Spanish language and literature (Spanish B – IB), full time position (maternity leave cover)
2. Teacher of Theatre Arts (IB), part time (50%)
3. Houseparent, 2 positions, 1 full time, 1-part time

The minimum requirements for applicants are:

  • A degree related to the teaching field
  • For vacancy 2 – academic degree related to the teaching field
  • For vacancy 3 – degree in psychology/ pedagogy or a teaching degree
  • Proven fluency in English
  • IT skills

Special requirements for positions 1 and 2:

  • Minimum two years of teaching experience (preferred)
  • Experience in a UWC or IB school (preferred)
  • Commitment to UWC mission and values
  • Willingness to engage students beyond regular classroom hours
  • Willingness to work in an international surrounding

Special requirements for position 3:

  • Experience in child care is preferred
  • Passed first aid course

Basic duties for the position of Houseparent:

  • Care for students in the residences
  • Safety and welfare of students
  • Living in student residence

Interested applicants should send the following materials in English to [email protected]:

  • CV (maximum 2 pages);
  • brief cover letter;
  • contact information for two referees;
  • proof of previous working experience
  • teaching license (if applicable)
  • copy/scan of all post-secondary education Diplomas;
  • a 200-250-words statement on “how the UWC mission and values find expression in your own life and/or teaching.”

Incomplete and untimely applications will not be taken into consideration. Candidates who meet the criteria will be invited for an interview.