Senior School Art and Design Technology Technician

Senior School Art and Design Technology Technician

Start Date: August 2022
Contract Terms: 2-year contract
Closing date for applications: 17 January 2022

School Profile

The International School Basel (ISB) is an English-language international day school for students from ages 3 to 18. ISB is home to approximately 1,400 students who enjoy modern purpose-built facilities on three campuses clustered a few kilometers south of Basel in the towns of Reinach and Aesch. ISB is an International Baccalaureate World School offering the Primary Years Programme (PYP) for younger students aged 3 to 11, the Middle Years Programme (MYP) for students aged 11 to 16 and the Diploma Programme (DP) for students in the final two years of their school careers. ISB is accredited by both the Council of International Schools (CIS) and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).

At ISB, we live our Mission and are committed to creating safe, caring, and affirming learning spaces for our international community. It is our aim to create a welcoming environment for students and families from across the globe and to promote learning and respect for people of all nationalities, religions and cultures.

ISB's commitment to hiring and retaining quality employees has created a community of professional and dynamic teaching and administrative staff with low turnover rates and a high degree of involvement in professional development programmes. For more information about the school and our mission we invite you to visit our website at www.isbasel.ch

Commitment to Safe Recruitment

International School Basel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students in its care. As an employer, the school expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All post holders are appointed subject to satisfactory Criminal Records Checks, Social Media Check, Civil Litigation Check, Global Sanctions Check, and Reference Checks with past employers.

Position

The core purpose of the position is to assist the Senior School Visual Arts & Design department in preparation for lessons, health and safety in the classroom as well as displays and installation of artworks around the school. The ideal candidate has an appropriate technical education including health and safety knowledge, a minimum of two years recent experience in a similar support role or in a technical environment and excellent command of English.

Please see the job description for more details

Our Offer

ISB offers an excellent employment package and relocation support in an international and welcoming environment including free after-school child care, German lessons, professional development opportunities, onsite fitness facilities and first-class accident insurance worldwide together with an employee friendly pension plan.

How to apply

Please apply by sending your application to recruitment@isbasel.ch. Your application should include: Letter of Application (2 pages maximum); up-to-date Curriculum Vitae; and names and contact details of at least two (although three is preferred) professional referees who have line-managed you. Referees will be contacted once a candidate has accepted an invitation to interview for the role.

Kindly note that the School reserves the right to end the search early should a suitable candidate be identified.

Due to work permit restrictions, preference will be given to candidates of EU/Swiss nationalities and candidates who hold a current Swiss work permit.

We look forward to receiving your application!