Lemania Swiss Group of Schools is a leading actor in the field of private education. In order to complete the staff of its International Baccalaureate division, Lemania International School Altdorf is offering a new university counselor position for the upcoming school year. We are currently looking for an experienced university counselor to guide students throught the different steps of their application process to universities.
Lemania International School Altdorf believes in the curious nature of every child and our mission is to develop students as competent curious, and engaged global citizens who help to create a more caring and peaceful world.
We are convinced that curiosity of other cultures fosters intercultural respect and understanding in an international environment.
We believe that curiosity together with open-mindedness and compassion leads to excellence in achievement and every students’ realization of his or her true potential.
We believe that curiosity, in combination with a principled framework, encourages students in their learning process in key ways:
CORE VALUES AND GUIDING PRINCIPLES
We lead in innovative and creative problem solving, across local and global settings.
We endeavour to understand ourselves and our unique perspectives whilst respecting the perspectives, values and culture of others.
We take personal ownership of our actions and take responsibility as citizens of the world.
We understand the importance of multilingual communication, audience adaptation, and the virtue of listening in cooperating with others.
We learn to understand our strengths and weaknesses through a guided process of self-reflection and personal development.
We strive for academic excellence and support our students to develop their individual abilities to the highest level of their potential. We provide a high-quality international education, leading in pedagogy, innovation and global citizenship, within an intercultural environment.
We are committed to becoming an outstanding International Baccalaureate educational institution providing a challenging an well-rounded education to students from across the globe that imparts critical thinking skills, knowledge and a lifelong love of learning necessary for them to thrive as global citizens. We are committed to developing future generations of leaders prepared to tackle global challenges with confidence. We are committed to openness, inclusiveness, diversity, environmental sustainability and excellence in achievement.
Description of position:
Teachers at Lemania International School Altdorf are responsible for creating a favourable and motivating learning environment where students can demonstrate thoughtful and ethical behaviour and ensure that the values and principles of the IB learner profile are understood and respected within every member of the school community. Teachers will look to collaborate with other teachers and teach IBDP courses in one or more subject areas. They will support the personal and academic development of students and contribute to extra-curricular and CAS activities.