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American High School Principal and Teachers (K-12)

John F. Kennedy School | Berlin Berlin DEU | Full Time - School Year | Revised: 09/17/2012

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American High School Principal
Teachers K-12 for Various Subjects/Grades
Effective August 1, 2013

The John F. Kennedy School was founded in 1960, as a bilingual and bi-cultural, German – American public school. It offers a recognized American high school diploma as well as the German Abitur.

The school serves 1700 students in two buildings. The elementary school is made up of grades K – 6 and the high school contains grades 7 – 12. The student body is comprised of 57% Germans, 34% Americans and 9% international students. The school has a faculty of more than 150 teachers, including 75 Americans and 83 Germans. The high school has an American principal and a German principal as well as corresponding assistant principals.

The city of Berlin offers unsurpassed cultural and recreational opportunities, making it one of the most vibrant and livable capitals in the world.

General Requirements: U.S. citizen, certification from one of the 50 states or the District of Columbia, three years recent teaching experience in the U.S. Additionally, for high school teachers, a Masters Degree and for principals, recent experience as an administrator in the U.S. Knowledge of the German language is a plus but not a requirement. The willingness to learn German is essential.

For further information, and to download an application, consult our website under “working at JFKS.” Applications and credentials should be sent, either by mail or electronically, to:

Ms. Dorine Pannarale, Recruitment Coordinator
John F. Kennedy School · Teltower Damm 87-93
14167 Berlin, Germany
Tel. +49 30 902 99 5758 · Fax +49 30 902 99 6868

Application Deadline Principal: October 16, 2012
Application Deadline Teachers: January 15, 2013

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Location Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Categories Head of School/Principal
Organization Type Public School
Grade Level Elementary 1-3, Elementary 4-6, Middle School/Junior High, High School

Location Maptop

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Contact Name Ms. Dorine Pannarale
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Primary Phone +49 30 902 99 5758
Primary Fax +49 30 902 99 686
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