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Head of Department Science Workplace: Erlangen

  • 1-year appointment. The position comes with a teaching component.
  • 9 release lessons bi-weekly, 3.000 € annual stipend


  • Teach and manage the educational program relevant to subject and grade level(s) based on the FIS curriculum
  • Lead and manage the whole school Science Department (Primary and Secondary)
  • Responsibilities according to FIS Teacher/HoD Job Description

The successful candidate will meet the following criteria:

  • Teaching qualification with valid teaching license, if applicable
  • Relevant University degree
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Strong focus on student-centered learn­ing
  • IPC, PYP, MYP or DP curriculum experience preferred
  • Experience in an international school an advantage
  • Experience as HoD / in Curriculum Leadership preferred
  • Minimum of five years teaching experience preferred

What we offer:

  • An exciting position in an international, friendly and open working atmosphere
  • A modern workplace with excellent resources
  • Initial 1-year contract with the possibility of extension
  • Remuneration according to FIS Salary Scale based on experience
  • Competitive salary, relocation package, contributions towards pension scheme
  • Opportunity to learn and grow as a professional


Franconian International School e.V.
Marie-Curie-Str. 2
91052 Erlangen

+49 9131 940392006