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Teachers are the heart and soul of any school. At BFIS we are immensely proud of our staff who ensure that our school is a professionally satisfying place to learn and work. That is why BFIS is provides its community of educators with a wide range of professional development activities here at school to ensure they are on the leading edge of worldwide development in best educational practices, technology, and the curriculum they deliver.

Barcelona is a wonderful city for both staff with families and who are traveling and working alone. It has something for everyone, from the mountains to the ocean, and from sports to arts and cultural activities. Barcelona has it all. With a fantastic public transport system, staff can choose to walk, cycle, or take the tram to work. 

We warmly welcome you to apply to join our students and staff from more than 50 different countries. 

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We value diversity and inclusion

BFIS is actively committed to employing a diverse workforce. We practice a full and non-discriminatory policy in all school-administered programs and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender identity, national and ethnic origin, age, refugee status, disability, religion or sexual orientation in any of our admissions, educational and employment policies, programs, and practices. Staff representing non-European cultures and heritages are encouraged to apply. Experience in international education is not always necessary. Simply, we are looking for great teachers that represent a diversity of experiences and viewpoints.

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Child Safeguarding

 

BFIS is committed to safeguarding our students by creating a culture of transparency and openness. Our staff speak out about unsafe practices around children. The school culture is one where we prevent opportunities for any individuals who might take advantage of the young people in our care.  Our Child Safeguarding and Protection handbook outlines our school’s policy and practice, our staff code of conduct and our recruiting practices. It is aligned with the international standards of the Council of International Schools and the International Task Force for Child Protection. At BFIS we conduct all onboarding and ongoing child protection training for teachers, operational staff, substitute teachers, coaches and monitors supervising buses, after-school and summer programs. All staff members on our campus undergo regularly scheduled refresher training to ensure that they are up-to-date and knowledgeable about the ways that we safeguard our children. 

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Open Positions

To apply for a position, please read carefully the requirements and complete with your data the form, attaching a single PDF file that includes a cover letter, resume, and three references.

Please, consider that many of the new job opportunities for next school year will be published between the months of January and March.

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Technology and Innovation Coach

BFIS’s Vision for Learning prioritizes developing and nurturing students’ creative and innovative skills and dispositions to solve real-world challenges. The role of the Technology and Innovation Coach is to provide leadership, support, and mentoring via technology integration in our classrooms by expanding our students' learning tools and opportunities that allow them to imagine new realities and simultaneously strengthen our teacher’s ability to facilitate learning.

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Elementary School

Elementary School and Early Childhood Substitute Teachers

Elementary school substitute teachers

All Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree and at least three years of relevant teaching experience (except for Associate positions). Substitute teachers must have work permit in Spain.

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Temporary Long Term Substitute-Associate Teacher for Early Childhood

All Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree. Substitute teachers must have work permit in Spain. 

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Music Teacher

All Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree and at least three years or relevant experience. Find out more about this position in the link below. 

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Elementary School Teacher

All Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree and at least three years of relevant experience. Find out more about this position and how to apply in the link below. 

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Middle and High School

Middle and High School Substitute Teachers

All Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree and at least three years of relevant teaching experience. Substitute teachers must have work permit in Spain.

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Design and Robotics Teacher

Joining the IB MYP and IB DP Design Department the position will join an enthusiastic department that includes our Design Teachers and IB Diploma Computer Science Teacher. The school is an IB Middle Years Program candidate school and this position will teach IB Diploma Design and lead the Co-Curricular Robotics Program. The position will have a flexible schedule that involves the modified hours necessary to ensure that the Co-Curricular Secondary Robotics Program is sustainable and reduced contact time to help develop interdisciplinary programs across the secondary school and build partnerships with other local institutions.

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Lab Technician & Design Assistant
All Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree and at least three years of relevant experience. This position will support the Science and Design Departments with the Middle Years Program (MYP) and the Diploma Program (DP).  
 
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High School Social and Emotional Counselor

The School's Social and Emotional Counselors provide professional guidance within our diverse international school environment to students who seek emotional and social help and support. This role works as part of an effective Whole School Support Team that includes the Learning Support and English as an Additional Language (EAL) teachers.

All Qualified candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree and at least three years of relevant experience. Find out more about this position and how to apply in the link below. 

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Administration and Operations

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