Employment

Thank you for your interest in working at Sandnes International School.

SDIS enjoys an excellent reputation for being a great school, a warm and welcoming community, and a rewarding place to work. We offer a competitive package, excellent professional learning opportunities and the chance to work with talented professionals from around the world. We are looking for excellent teachers who are passionate about education and wish to contribute to school and student life in a variety of ways.

SDIS is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in education and employment. We do not discriminate against individuals based on race, color, gender, sexual orientation, religion, disability, age, or national or ethnic.

SDIS promotes and protects the rights of children to physical and psychological well-being. In line with the school’s Student Protection Policy and Guidelines, we implement safe recruitment procedures to ensure that all potential members of staff undergo comprehensive criminal background checks. We also require references from previous direct supervisors for all finalist candidates.

Current Opportunities

Norsklærer<br /> /Norwegian teacher (Start: 1st August 2020)

 Sandnes International School har ledig stilling som norsklærer fra August 2020.

Arbeidsoppgaver

  • Kontinuerlig oppfølging av elevenes læringsutbytte
  • Systematisk evaluering av undervisningen
  • Tett samarbeid med kollegaer og foresatte

Kvalifikasjoner

  • Må ha undervisningskompetanse i norsk: Godkjent lærerutdanning med minst 30 studiepoeng i norsk
  • Meget gode kunnskaper i norsk og engelsk, skriftlig og muntlig
  • Lærere med erfaring fra fagfeltet de senere år vil ha et fortrinn

Hvis du er en kunnskapsrik, ambisiøs og målrettet person som brenner for å undervise og være med på å forme fremtidens elever så send gjerne en CV og søknad til e-post employment(a)sdis.no

Søknadsfrist:  31. 07. 2020

Jobbtype: Heltid, Deltid, Vikariat, Engasjement, Nyutdannet, Fast

Physical Education Teacher (Start: 1st August 2020)

Key Objectives of the Position

The position of Physical Education Teacher is to help children develop physical abilities and healthy habits that can last for the rest of their lives.

The responsibilities are:

  • Teaches knowledge and skills in physical fitness, health education, rhythms and dance, and individual, dual or team sports, utilizing PYP curriculum framework
  • Design, lead and implement the whole school PE program
  • Works cooperatively with other teachers in planning and implementing a balanced physical education program.
  • Analyzes, demonstrates, and explains basic skills, knowledge and strategies of formal sports, games, rhythms, and fundamentals of body movement.
  • Develops lesson plans and supplementary materials compatible with the PYP requirements,
  • Provides individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each student and subgroups of students.
  • Establishes and maintains standards of student behavior to provide an orderly, productive environment in the physical education areas
  • Provides appropriate safety instruction and makes safety checks on equipment and field areas to ensure the overall safety of students.
  • Evaluates academic and social growth of students, prepares report cards, and keeps appropriate records to include attendance reports, checklists, census forms, and other record keeping activities as necessary.
  • Maintains control of storage and use of school property.
  • Evaluates each student’s growth in physical skills, knowledge and contribution in team sports.
  • Communicates with parents and school counselors on student progress.
  • Supervises students in out of classroom activities during the assigned working day.
  • Models nondiscriminatory practices in all activities.

Key Requirements:

  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education or some related field of study together with qualified teacher status or an equivalent level of teaching qualification
  • Organized and committed to the role
  • A commitment to contribute to the wider aspects of school life
  • Experience of working in a teaching position in this subject area for at least two years
  • An effective team member
  • Clear and confident communication skills, able to liaise at all levels and with all members of the school community
  • Be resilient, able to work well under pressure and manage time effectively
  • The ability to establish good working relationships with a wide range of people including students, parents, and colleagues

Deadline: 31.07.2020

 

If you are interested in the position, please apply with a letter of personal statement outlining your motivation, strengths and career aspirations and include your most recent CV.

Send applications to employment(a)sdis.no or contact for further information about the position.

 

Please note that only short listed candidates will be contacted.

In line with international standards, Sandnes International School maintains strong child protection policies and procedures. All applicants are screened to ensure that they meet the legal and ethical requirements for employment in Norway, and our school strives to provide a safe, secure environment for all students.

All appointments will be subject to a police check as required by Norwegian Law. 

Open Application

Open Application:-

Teachers, Substitute Teachers and Teaching Assistants

We are always looking for qualified candidates with experience working with children.

Please send your CV to employment(a)sdis.no

The ideal candidate will have 

  • At least three years’ full time relevant experience in an international school
  • International Baccalaureate experience preferred
  • Highly collaborative with strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Passionate in learning

In line with international standards, Sandnes International School maintains strong child protection policies and procedures. All applicants are screened to ensure that they meet the legal and ethical requirements for employment in Norway, and our school strives to provide a safe, secure environment for all students.

All appointments will be subject to a police check as required by Norwegian Law and ratification of certifications and qualifications by NOKUT & Udir.

Working and living in Norway

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has ranked Norway as the best country in the world in which to live. Norway scored highest on the UN’s annual index measuring longevity, education levels and gross income per capital.

Norway is a perfect place to live with stunning scenery with deep blue fjords, flowing waterfalls, and sharp, snow-capped mountains that tower high above the water.

Compensation & Benefits

SDIS offers a comprehensive remuneration package, including:

  • Competitive salary
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Shipping allowance
  • Accident insurance
  • Supplementary pension scheme
  • School contributions to health, nursing care, pension and unemployment insurance
  • Sick, personal, maternity and parent leave
  • Relocation assistance