Vacancies

A small school making a big difference

Rare opportunities are currently available for well qualified and internationally experienced primary teachers to apply for teaching positions at Ambrosoli International School.
Ambrosoli is a unique international school in many ways. It benefits from teaching only primary aged children ( 3 – 11years) and is family and community focused. Our school’s website and Facebook page will give you a good picture of what makes us special.
We are looking for energetic, creative, growth mindset, exciting and resilient teachers to join our learning community for next school year. In addition to being passionate educators teachers are expected to take an active part in school life beyond the classroom and to contribute to the positive social, emotional and character development of the children.

Well qualified and experienced Early Years Learning Assistant

Ambrosoli International School, Kampala, Uganda 

Closing date 6th December 2019. 

Vision: Empowering pupils to become confident, compassionate and internationally-minded learners. 

We seek to appoint an Early Years Learning assistant for a January 2020 start. Early Years Assistants at Ambrosoli International School support a child-centred, enquiry based learning program which is focussed on a play-based approach. 

Ambrosoli offers high-quality teaching and we are focused on improving the standards of learning and achievement of all pupils while ensuring high standards of pastoral care and the effective use of resources. If you are a dynamic, flexible and ambitious professional with a passion for and a real commitment to early years and a holistic education, then this could be the school for you. 

Ambrosoli International School is one of the leading international schools in Uganda offering the EYFS, English National Curriculum and International Primary Curriculum (IPC) to students in Early Years and Primary. The school is a successful, unique, ‘boutique’ school well supported by the governors and located in a quiet, green suburb of Kampala. It enjoys a diverse population of students and teachers and a strong sense of community and support from its Ugandan and international families. Ambrosoli is accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS), IPC and is a member of the Association of International Schools in Africa (AISA) offering opportunities for professional growth. 

The role: Ambrosoli International School seeks exceptional, well qualified and experienced early years assistants to join our team in January 2020. The successful candidate will demonstrate a dynamic and creative approach to learning support and will be enthusiastic about play and child development. We are looking for a special individual who will be happy to get involved in all areas of learning and brings new ideas to an ever-growing team. 

Person specification: 

  • graduate ( preferably in early childhood related field) 
  • Enthusiastic, energetic and passionate early years educator 
  • works as a member of a team in a collaborative manner; 
  • understands inquiry and play-based approaches to learning; 
  • committed to contributing to a holistic approach to education centred on individual needs 
  • is enthusiastic about opportunities to be involved in the extra-curricula life of the school 
  • promotes an enjoyable, well organised and inspiring learning environment 
  • reflective and continually strives to improve 

Preferable: 

  • experience of teaching the EYFS 
  • experience of working at an international school 

We will provide:- 

  • A salary commensurate with qualifications and experience 
  • NSSF contribution 
  • Medical insurance 
  • A professionally stimulating and supportive working environment 

HOW TO APPLY 

Please apply by writing a letter of application, addressed to the Head of School, Amanda Dickson and attaching your detailed CV. Your letter should information about your experience of teaching young children and how you feel that your qualifications and experience would make you a perfect fit for our team. The letter and CV should be emailed to recruitment@ambrosolischool.com

Applications must include the contact details for at least two professional referees one of whom should be your current employer. 

Ambrosoli International School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be prepared to undergo stringent child protection screening including references and checks with current and past employers and an enhanced DBS and local police checks. 

Further information about our school can be found on our website www.ambrosolischool.com or by emailing the Head of School on the address above.

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