Employment

‘We are a respectful learning-focused community where each student is inspired to achieve his or her potential and to become an ethical, confident and internationally-minded citizen of tomorrow’

ISR is a small not for profit school providing an internationally accredited education in English to both local and international students. The school currently caters for toddlers (age 2) to grade 12. August 2016 will see a total enrolment of approximately 310.

ISR is fully accredited by the Council of International Schools and the Latvian Ministry of Education. The school is also authorised by the International Baccalaureate Organisation, Cambridge International Examinations offering the International Middle Years Curriculum in the Middle School and IGCSE from Grade 9 and Cambridge A Level from Grade 11.

ISR offers salary, shipping allowance, annual flight, medical insurance and housing, plus a 90% discount on school fees.

We invite applications from teaching couples and singles. Experience of the programmes offered by ISR is an advantage, but we would be delighted to hear from any candidates whose teaching is reflective and inquiry based.

Enthusiastic teachers whose commitment goes beyond the classroom who want to become part of a dynamic and developing school are encouraged to apply.

Please visit our website www.isriga.lv for more information about the school and life in Latvia.

Contracts are initially for a two-year period, renewable by mutual agreement.

 

Child Protection Statement

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the students in our care and expects all applicants to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practices which are aligned to the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection. We hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection.  All appointments are subject to an interview, identity checks, criminal record checks, and successful references.

In addition to commitment to hiring dynamic and committed educators, ISR is also mindful of the obligation to provide a safe and caring learning environment for our community and has fully implemented child protection policies and procedures.