ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL IB Diploma Programme Coordinator - Sabbatical leave replacement for 2 years

Founded in 1924, the Foundation of the International School of Geneva, commonly known as Ecolint educates 4500 students aged from 3-18 representing over 130 nationalities. Each of our eight schools is dedicated to the development of seven life-worthy, future-ready global competences: we develop lifelong learning, self-agency, the ability to interact with the world, with others and with resources so as to develop transdisciplinary, multiliterate thinking. Through this, we drive our mission, which is to educate students to be global citizens with the courage and capacity to create a just and joyful tomorrow together. Ecolint is built on strong humanitarian values and prides itself on its long history of pedagogical innovation, including the creation of the Model United Nations system and the International Baccalaureate. We have around 1250 employees representing more than 60 nationalities, united as one core of dynamic professionals, committed to our mission. La Grande Boissière (LGB) campus is centrally located in Geneva and blends a mix of 18th Century buildings with cutting edge STEM and Arts facilities. The bilingual (French and English) campus is home to close to 1,900 students across the Primary, Middle and Secondary Schools. Our unique Universal Learning Programme, co-designed with UNESCO’s International Bureau of Education, seeks to anchor learning in deep conceptual understanding and the assessment of Ecolint’s global competences, to ensure that the outcome of learning makes some positive social impact.
LocationLa Grande Boissière (Secondary/secondaire)
Application closing date21/01/2022
Starting Date15/08/2022


To complete our team, we are looking for a:

ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL IB Diploma Programme Coordinator - Sabbatical leave replacement for 2 years
Full-time – 40  Hour(s)


  • Overseeing the implementation and administration of IB Diploma courses and examinations.
  • Advising students, parents and colleagues on the programme’s requirements and ensuring compliance with its regulations.
  • Contribution to the development of the programme and to the academic life of the school in general.

Candidate requirements

  • Good degree and teaching qualifications with passion for pedagogical development.
  • Experience of IB Diploma Programme leadership and teaching in an international context.
  • Leadership experience with a track record in raising standards and challenging students and staff to be the best they can be.
  • Mother tongue (or equivalent) English or French with a good working knowledge of the other.

Candidates are requested to apply online attaching their CV, a covering letter and three references, one of whom must be your current or most recent employer. The application must be addressed to Conrad Hughes, International School of Geneva, La Grande Boissière Campus by 21st January 2022 mentioning the reference number 340 227.

Apply Online

The International School of Geneva values and encourages diversity among its staff. As such, we welcome applications from candidates with a wide range of backgrounds and experience. The School is seriously committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

All successful candidates will be subject to rigorous conduct and child protection checks appropriate to their position, including prior checks with their previous employers and the authorities.