Staff Vacancies

KISU is an established and well-regarded international school in Kampala. We are CIS/NEASC accredited and an IB World School with over 520 students aged 2 to 18 years from 58 countries. We offer the National Curriculum for England, IGCSE’s and the IB Diploma Programme. We are blessed with great students, committed teachers and world-class facilities, located close to the centre of the city. The IBO recently praised our “learning environment based on understanding and respect”, while CIS commended our “purpose-built facility designed to support high quality teaching and learnin

Current Vacancies

1. Job Title – Biology Teacher
Division – Senior / High School
Job Start Date – 01/08/2018
Job Description
We are seeking a passionate scientist to teach Biology throughout the secondary school (ages 11-18). Experience of teaching the IB Diploma syllabus would be a distinct advantage but colleagues with experience of other widely recognised pre-university courses should not be deterred from applying as IBO training can be arranged for ensure the successful candidate is properly prepared by August 2018. So, if you would like to work in a truly international school that has a genuine commitment to holistic education and where there is a real buzz about learning and teaching, then we would love to hear from you. Applications are welcome via this website or CV's may be sent to recruitment@kisu.com. In the meantime, if you would like to find out more about the school perhaps visit our website at www.kisu.com.

2. Job Title – Business Studies Teacher
Division – Senior / High School
Job Start Date – 01/08/2018
Job Description
We are seeking a passionate teacher of Business Studies for the coming academic year. Experience of teaching the IB Diploma syllabus would be a distinct advantage but colleagues with experience of other widely recognised pre-university courses should not be deterred from applying as IBO training can be arranged for ensure the successful candidate is properly prepared by August 2018. A willingness to contribute a few lessons of Key Stage 3 Humanities would also be most welcome. So, if you would like to work in a truly international school that has a genuine commitment to holistic education and where there is a real buzz about learning and teaching, then we would love to hear from you. Applications are welcome via this website or CV's may be sent to recruitment@kisu.com. In the meantime, if you would like to find out more about the school perhaps visit our website at www.kisu.com.

3. Job Title – IB Coordinator
Division – Senior / High School
Job Start Date – 01/08/2018
Job Description
Due to the promotion of the present incumbent, we are seeking an IB Co-ordinator for August 2018. The role of the IB Co-ordinator is of central importance to our school because we take our commitment to the IB values and principles especially as set out in the IB learner Profile, extremely seriously. The IB Co-ordinator is a member of the Secondary Leadership Team and teaches a significantly reduced timetable in order that he or she has the capacity to provide the high quality leadership we expect. The successful candidate will be joining us at an opportune moment as numbers in our IB Diploma programme are rising, results are now consistently above world averages and we will have completed our 5 year review for the IBO. If you are passionate about the IB Diploma and already have a record of successful middle leadership experience behind you and an ambition to move into senior leadership then do please apply, either via this website, or by submitting your CV to recruitment@kisu.com

4. Job Title – Class Teacher
Division – Primary / Elementary
Job Start Date – 01/08/2018
Job Description
We are seeking an excellent primary teacher (probably Key Stage 2) for August 2018 to join what is a very strong teaching team for next academic year. At KISU, we are passionate about learning and so the successful candidate will be someone who is open to new ideas and willing to be innovative and collaborative in his/her approach to planning learning. Although we deliver the English National Curriculum (sensitively adapted to pour geographical and cultural context), we are an unequivocally IB school and so our focus throughout is on developing the skills and qualities in the IB learner profile.
If you would relish the opportunity to work with great students and teachers in a world-class learning environment and in a school with undeniable forward momentum, then we would love to hear from you. Please do take a look at our website (www.kisu.com) to learn a little more about us.
Applications should take the form of a CV (including a Skype address and the names and contact details of 3 professional referees) and a covering letter and may be sent to recruitment@kisu.com .

5. Job Title – Sports Director
Division – Whole School
Job Start Date – 01/08/2018
Job Description
Because of the importance we place on an holistic approach to education the role of Sports Director is a very important one at KISU and commands a seat on the whole school Senior Leadership Team. For us sport is a way of developing some of the values and personal qualities that we feel are central to our aims at KISU, values like: resilience; leadership; teamwork; integrity; and sportsmanship. We see the role as very much a leadership role. Obviously high levels of organizational skills and a commitment to excellence are important but we need the successful candidate to really lead our staff, coaches and students in the sports arena to ensure that our values shine through our sports teams. If you are passionate about sports and what they can do to shape and develop character and personal qualities and you already have a record of successful middle leadership experience behind you and an ambition to move into senior leadership then do please apply, either via this website, or by submitting your CV to recruitment@kisu.com.

6. Job Title – French Teacher
Division – Middle School
Job Start Date – Immediate
Job Description
Due to unforeseen circumstances we have a vacancy for a French teacher to start as soon as possible. We would especially like to talk to teachers who are comfortable with the idea of teaching right across the age range; experience of teaching the IB Diploma would be an advantage but is not necessary and, likewise, it would be a benefit to be able to appoint a colleague who could offer a subsidiary language (especially Spanish). At KISU, we are passionate about learning and so the successful candidate will be someone who is open to new ideas and willing to be innovative and collaborative in his/her approach to planning learning.
If you would relish the opportunity to work with great students and teachers in a world-class learning environment and in a school with undeniable forward momentum, then we would love to hear from you. Please do take a look at our website (www.kisu.com) to learn a little more about us.
Applications should take the form of a CV (including a Skype address and the names and contact details of 3 professional referees) and a covering letter and may be sent to recruitment@kisu.com .