8 Aurora Street, Timisoara 300291, Romania
Before you make the decision about joining our school, you should find out as much as possible about our provision in order to establish if BIST is right for you and your child. We are happy to help you in your research. We have provided several different resources to accompany you at this stage of enquiry and pre-application process. Please visit our website, promotional materials and read carefully all the information provided in the parent information folder.
Please contact the BIST team for any further clarification.
Head of School
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We are growing! We are hiring!
Teacher of Computer Science
(up to iGCSE Level)
We are seeking to appoint a teacher of Computer Science to join our expanding school to start as soon as possible.
Applicants must have a minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree and a teaching certificate. NQTs are welcome to apply. We need someone with a ’can do’ approach, and a real desire to bring out the best in young people, whatever it takes.
If you are enthusiastic and highly motivated, relish a challenge and believe that you could contribute to our school, we would like to hear from you – Come and meet us, you will be glad that you did!
Please email your CV and cover letter together with the application form immediately to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis so early applications are encouraged. The school reserves the right to make an appointment at any stage.
The British International School of Timisoara is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students and expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will have to undertake relevant safeguarding checks.
The British International School of Timisoara is the ﬁrst school with a British International curriculum to be established in the western part of Romania. It is a cutting-edge project with state-of-the-art facilities, modern resources and a keen desire to provide a rigorous curriculum using a truly international approach. BIST opened in September 2019 for students in Reception to Year 9, and it has already developed waiting lists in several year groups. The school will grow gradually by implementing the Cambridge IGCSE programme at KS4 and we aim to offer the International Baccalaureate curriculum at KS5. The school has successfully completed its first COBIS inspection and has become the first COBIS school in the western part of Romania.
We are always interested to hear from teachers who:
- Are passionate about teaching and working with children;
- Know how to build positive relationships;
- Have an engaging personality and teaching style;
- Have good classroom management skills;
- Have good communication skills;
- Have high expectations of children and themselves;
- Have strong subject knowledge and master a variety of teaching and assessment strategies;
- Are flexible and willing to learn new things;
- Are team players and like to share good practice;
- Have a positive attitude and are solution orientated;
- Are keen to provide an engaging, stimulating and supporting learning environment.
We can offer:
- A competitive salary with additional benefits;
- A school with excellent facilities and great potential for development;
- A school with a strong leadership team and clear and transparent plan for development;
- Professional support from experienced teachers;
- Excellent opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
The British International School of Timisoara takes safeguarding children very seriously and as such all staff are subject to rigorous checks, including enhanced DBS clearance, or similar checks both from the country of origin and the previous country of employment, along with qualification checks and employment checks to include an exploration of any gaps within employment and three satisfactory references.
All applications will be evaluated with care and consideration and in line with GDPR regulations. By sending us your application you agree with us keeping your data on file until the end of the recruitment period.
Living and working in Timisoara
Located in West Romania, Timisoara is a multicultural city with a dynamic economy. It is the largest city of Timis County, Banat, Romania. On moving there, you will also enjoy its beautiful squares and lush green spaces. Timisoara is a charming place through its many parks, green spaces and public gardens that are studded with charming flowers and made people known it as “The City of Parks”.
Timisoara is an important economic centre in Romania. It is, above all, a region that has massively attracted foreign investment over the years. In fact, Timisoara was recognised as the best city for investment in Romania in 2016 by the Forbes magazine.
Furthermore, due to its various architecture and Viennese Baroque influences, Timisoara is also called “Little Vienna”.
Another extremely interesting and fascinating aspect is that Timisoara was the first European city which had its streets lighted with electricity (12 November 1884).