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Employment Opportunities

For employment opportunities please call the school at (420) 245 005 040 or

e-mail Ester Vovkanicova at recruitment@riversideschool.cz.


Teaching Positions:

Riverside is currently recruiting teaching staff for September 2018

 


Riverside School is committed to child protection, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers, Disclosure and Barring Service checks, International Child Protection Certificate Checks and other appropriate criminal background checks.

For further information please refer to The Riverside School Child Protection Policy.

Please initially send your cv if you are a certified teacher interested in a teaching position at Riverside. With  regret the school is unable to individually respond to all the applications it receives.

The overseas staff package includes:

Teachers make an initial commitment of 2-3 years and then renew on a 1, 2 or 3 year basis.

Teaching positions at Riverside are highly sought after and those interested in teaching at Riverside should aim to apply by January for the coming September.

Riverside is a Christian School with an underlying Christian ethos. This ethos is attractive to families of all faiths and of none. We seek committed Christian staff who are excited about working within a multi-faith and multi-cultural environment.


Below are extracts from the NEASC / CIS Accreditation Report on Staff

‘It was abundantly clear to the Visiting Team that staff members at Riverside feel an extremely strong sense of attachment to their school. They carry out their duties with an extraordinary level of commitment, and working relationships among staff are excellent. Indeed, the school seems permeated by a sense of mutual support and cooperation that goes much deeper than written policy and stems directly from the School’s Core Values’.

‘The Visiting Team was struck by the caring and supportive atmosphere of Riverside School, and this undoubtedly reflects the dedication, enthusiasm and professionalism of the staff body. What is perhaps most striking is the high level of commitment to the School’s fundamental values and principles shown by staff, and the way in which these values are visibly demonstrated in the everyday life of the School. In terms of the staff body, the School has an outstanding platform on which to build as it continues to expand.’

Teaching Support Positions:

Teaching Support positions are recruited locally. The following positions are currently available:

Full or Part-time Laboratory Technician in the High School

To coordinate the use, maintenance and availability of practical resources and facilities under the instruction and guidance of the head of science and the science teachers.

Suggested Hours:  from 20 hours per week

Job Activities:

Qualifications:

Candidates should value organization and tidiness.  They should be able to manage their time efficiently and purposefully without direct supervision.  Candidates should be able to follow directions precisely.  Experience working with chemicals and preparing solutions would be a great advantage.  Candidates must be fluent in English.  It would be helpful if candidates also spoke Czech so that they could communicate with local suppliers more easily.  An official lab technician qualification is ideal but not required.  The candidate should be willing to attend training seminars if needed.

 

Full time Learning Support Assistant in the Primary School

Learning Support Assistant responsibilities include:

· Assisting the class teachers in their work

· Organising and supervising group activities within the classroom

· Assisting with field visits or educational outings

· Contributing to the planning and preparation of class and group activities

· Supervising breaks and lunchtimes

· Attending and assisting with special events and PTA events

· Supporting the after school programme


Candidates should be proficient in English and should feel comfortable working with children in an international environment.

Please apply in writing by sending your CV and Cover Letter in English.

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