Job Opportunities at the American Farm School & Perrotis College

Job vacancat the Elementary School of the Thessaloniki Schools for Experiential Learning on the premises of the American Farm School

The Thessaloniki Schools for Experiential Learning operate on the premises of the American Farm School and offer anextended, innovative educational program to young children 4 to 15 years of age. Main axes of the curriculum include experiential environmental innovative programs, enriched Science teaching programs, English language acquisition and technological literacy programs.

The following job vacancy for the current school year 2019-2020 at the Elementary School is announced below:

  • English Language Substitute Teacher

Job description:

The English teacher is charged with the following responsibilities:

  • Implements the extended literacy curriculum and develops additional educational material
  • Incorporates experiential, environmental, and innovative projects in their lessons
  • Collaborates systematically with all teaching staff and assistants of the School
  • Teaches using modern teaching methods (team-oriented cooperative learning and differentiated learning, experiential approaches, and the use of suitable IT tools)
  • Communicates with parents providing timely and professional feedback
  • Attends community activities addressed to student families
  • Participates in professional development seminars

He/she reports to the Director of English Language Planning and the Principals of the Schools in which he/she teaches

Necessary qualifications:

  • University Degree in English Language and Literature from a Greek University or equivalent DOATAP-recognized program abroad
  • A minimum of 5-year experience in teaching young English language learners (ages 6-10)
  • Enrolment in the private education teachers’ database (epetirida) of the Ministry of Education
  • Excellent skills in the use of IT technology and its applications in education
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Commitment to excellence and educational innovation
  • Impeccable work ethics

Additional qualifications:

  • Postgraduate studies in a relevant subject
  • Experience in the implementation of environmental or other innovative programs
  • Native speakers will be preferred

Candidates are invited to send a letter of interest and their CV until the position is filled, electronically only to the e-mail address: The e-mail should have the subject: "Application for the English Language Teaching Position". For more information,please contact the Human Resources Department, Despina Theodoridou, tel.: 2310 492740.


Faculty Openings at Perrotis College – B.Sc. Programs Academic Year 2020-21

Perrotis College offers B.Sc. degrees in the fields of Agro-Environmental Systems Management, Business Studies and Food Science and Technology. The approach of the College is strongly interdisciplinary, while its pedagogical methodology is both research oriented and practical, giving students the opportunity to engage in learning-by-doing projects.

The College offers the following teaching positions for the academic year 2020-2021:

Adjunct Lecturers

The selected persons will serve as part time lecturers in order to fulfill teaching requirements for the academic year 2020-2021. All adjunct lectures will have 3-4 contact hours depending on the course and 1 office hour per week and course. They will also be encouraged to participate on Perrotis College sponsored research and to design and lead student theses.

The courses to be taught are the following:

Agro-Environmental Systems Management

  • Field Crop Production
  • Soil & Water Recourse Management
  • Introduction to ICT systems for Agriculture & Environment
  • GIS in Agriculture & the Environment
  • Farm Management

Business Studies

  • Introduction to Digital Marketing
  • Digital Media for Marketers
  • Fundamentals of Information Systems
  • Building for the Web
  • Finance for managers
  • Law and the World of Business

Required Qualifications and Experience

  • Post graduate studies in the field of expertise
  • Proficiency level of spoken and written English (teaching will take place in English)
  • Teaching experience at University level

Desirable Personal Characteristics for all teaching positions

  • Ability to work autonomously and in a team
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to design and lead research projects connected to their subject area
  • Industrial experience
  • Strong motivation and willingness to contribute to the department needs
  • Familiarity with the US or UK educational systems

Candidates should send a letter of interest and their CVs by 30th April, 2020 electronically only to the Human Resources Department, e-mail address: The e-mail should have the subject: Perrotis College Faculty Positions – Undergraduate Programs. Please state in the letter the particular courses you are interested in teaching.

For more information please contact the HR Department by phone (+30 2310 492740) or e-mail (


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