EY Teachers: International Independent British Schools

Early Years Teacher – Independent British Curriculum Settings – Milan and Como

Position: Early Years/Year 1 Teacher

Location: Como or Milan, Italy

Start Date: August 2023

Connaught Education is actively searching for dedicated Early Years/Primary educators who understand the British curriculum and are eager to pack their bags and join one of a group of prestigious independent Early Years settings in Italy.

About the Role:

In these positions, you will have the unique opportunity to work in vibrant and multicultural environments, where you can make a lasting impact on the lives of young learners. As an Early Years/Year 1 Teacher, you will be responsible for creating a nurturing and stimulating classroom environment, facilitating children’s holistic development, and fostering a love for learning through engaging activities and play-based approaches.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create and implement developmentally appropriate lesson plans for Early Years/Year 1 students.
  • Facilitate a safe and inclusive learning environment that encourages exploration, creativity, and independent thinking.
  • Support children’s social and emotional development through positive reinforcement and effective behaviour management strategies.
  • Foster strong partnerships with parents/guardians, providing regular updates on students’ progress and development.
  • Collaborate with fellow educators and staff to enhance the learning experience and contribute to a positive work environment.
  • Use a variety of assessment tools to monitor student progress and tailor instruction accordingly.
  • Stay updated with best practices in early childhood education and incorporate them into your teaching approach.


  • Previous experience teaching in an Early Years or Year 1 setting (positions are also open to ECTS).
  • Fluency in English, both written and spoken.
  • Possession of an EU passport and a commitment to being able to relocate to Italy for August.
  • Passion for working with young children.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to build positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues.
  • Adaptability and flexibility to thrive in a multicultural environment.

How to Apply:

If you are ready to embark on a new adventure in Italy and have the passion to excel as an Early Years/Year 1 Teacher, we would love to hear from you! For more information, please call Ella at Connaught Education.

Connuaght Education – The Independent School Specialist

Connaught Education is a trading brand of Connaught Resourcing and operates as an Employment Business and an Employment Agency. We are a committed equal opportunities employer who respect and value cultural diversity. We are committed to supporting the welfare of children and young people. In support of current Safeguarding legislation we will carry out background checks and an Enhanced DBS Disclosure as part of our recruitment and selection procedures.

Job Information

Job Reference: EYPI26623_1687548860
Salary From: £
Salary To: £
Job Industries: Education and Training
Job Locations: Italy
Job Types: Permanent

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