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St. John’s International School provides an English-language education to more than 800 students from more than 50 different countries. Widely recognized as one of the best international schools in Europe, the school offers an outstanding academic program, competitive athletics program and diverse arts programs at its state-of-the-art facility. 

St. John’s emphasizes Christian values, encourages academic excellence and stimulates social development within a culturally diverse environment. St. John’s attracts, employs, supports and manages an outstanding faculty of varied backgrounds and complementary talents.  All members of staff are expected to be role models dedicated to the mission of the school. 

St. John’s provides a well-rounded program of instruction and inquiry appropriate to the diverse intellectual, social, emotional, spiritual and physical needs of its international student body. St. John’s beautiful campus is located in Waterloo with easy access to the main ring road as well as the center of Waterloo.

The strength of our organization is the product of the combined strength of our people. We take the care of people and the service we each provide both internally and externally as very important indeed.

St. John's International School is currently hiring:

Substitute Teachers

We are looking for candidates interested in being added to our list of substitute teachers for Elementary School. Interested candidates should send their CV to Anne Marchi

Middle School French Teacher

To cover a maternity leave, St. John's Middle School requires a part-time Middle School French Teacher beginning in January 2015.

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified and highly motivated French Teacher to teach both native and non-native French learners in grades 6-8. 

The successful applicant will be experienced in curriculum design, differentiated instruction, and authentic assessment practices, and be able and motivated to support the learning needs of a wide range of learners. The appointed person will also serve as a student advisor, so should be interested in and familiar with the social-emotional development of middle school students.

Interested candidates should send CVs and motivation letter to Anne Marchi, HR Manager, or contact the Middle School Principal, Mr Douglas Lowney.

Laboratory Technician

St John’ International School requires a High School Laboratory Technician beginning on January 5th, 2015.

We seek a Laboratory Technician to support Science staff in the preparation of equipment and resources for lessons for High School to include the International Baccalaureate. The person appointed will be responsible for ensuring equipment is safe, carrying out repairs and maintenance where appropriate and disposing of residues and waste, including hazardous chemicals.

A good standard of education is required, as is a broad scientific knowledge together with appropriate science qualifications. Specific Laboratory Technician qualifications would be preferable. The person appointed must have good technical and laboratory skills which enable the set-up of specialized equipment. Skills in Biology, Chemistry and Physics would be an advantage. We require excellent Health and Safety knowledge and up to date knowledge of current standards of practice in relation to handling hazardous materials.

The post provides an excellent opportunity to work in a well-resourced school and within a dedicated and hard-working team.

The contract will be for one year full time initially with the option to renew to a permanent position upon successful completion of the first year.

Interested ? Please send a full CV and letter of motivation to Anne Marchi, HR Manager

The St. John’s Athletic Department has the following coaching openings for next school year, 2014-2015:

  • Two positions open for U12 – U14 Girls Basketball Coach. Season starts with try -outs on Monday, November 24th
  • One position open for U12 – U14 Boys Basketball Coach. Season starts with try – outs on Monday, November 24th  
  • Swimming Coordinator for the U10/U12 and U15/ U19 swimming program. Season starts Monday, November 10th

If interested, please contact Athletic Director, Dennis Davis