The primary function of the PYP Coordinator is to work with the Head of School to share the responsibility of pedagogical leadership. You will ensure the program is taught, planned and assessed collaboratively from Twos through Grade 5; will facilitate discussions with teachers on pedagogical aspects of the curriculum; will ensure all procedures and timelines are strategically planned and followed for the evaluation visit and beyond.

The PYP Coordinator exerts leadership and the authority of her/his expertise in the development of PYP curriculum, instruction, and assessment Twos through Grade 5. In addition, s/he serves as administrator for the overall curriculum, providing all the data, documents, and reports required by the school’s administration and the PYP office of the International Baccalaureate Organization.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s Degree in subject area(s)
  • Post graduate training in Educational Management
  • Trained and experienced IB PYP Workshop Leader and School Site Visitor.
  • Minimum of five (5) years teaching experience with the PYP
  • Experience as a curriculum coordinator for the PYP
  • Experience in middle management of a school
  • Valid teaching certification (or equivalent) for subject teaching area(s)
  • Native fluency in the language of instruction you are being hired for (English, Mandarin or Spanish)
  • Fluent in English (able to successfully lead workshops and work collaboratively in the language.)
  • Advanced knowledge and skills in using ICT to enhance the learning process