IES Los Cerros

IES Los Cerros

Cronista Juan de la Torre, s/n, Úbeda, SPANIEN

‘Los Cerros’ School was created in 1943 as an elementary centre for Vocational Training. Nowadays, our school is the biggest one in the Spanish province of Jaén. As a matter of fact, one hundred teachers get along with one thousand and six hundred students five days a week from 8 to 14:30 in the morning and from 16:30 to 20:30 during the afternoon.

Our institution is located in the northwest part of the Renaissance medieval City of Úbeda (World Heritage City) occupying a total area of 14038 m2 with five different buildings, green areas and nearly free of architectural barriers. Among the many vocational training modalities which are taught in our centre, we have the course for Technics in Professional Care Assistants (future nurses) and Pathological Anatomy and Cytology, Dual English Bilingual Touristic Hosting HE Cycle, Computer Sciences and Communication HE Cycle, Electricity-Electronics, Management, Physical and Sport Activities.

LOS CERROS is a school with secondary, high, adult and VET education in the amazing World Heritage city of Úbeda. In fact, we are the biggest school in the province of Jaén with around 1600 students and more than 100 teachers.
We are a public body and we are offering possible opportunities for Jobshadowing or Long Term Teaching Assignments for European teachers in the bilingual (English) subjects of Maths, Technology-ICT, Physical Education, Social Sciences at secondary level and also school management for AE, HE, SE and VET. Besides, there is also the possibility of having opportunities for vocational courses in VET and High Education on Tourism, Computering-ICT and Electronics.
Our school is dynamic and passionate in every way, furthermore we are always applying for new challenges, we are an eco-school and a very updated technologic institution. Apart of that, we have the idea that internationalization is a need for us thus, we are open to host teachers from any European country to contribute to their training improving probably one of the greatest projects: Europe.
In our centre we speak also Italian, German and French. David Cuadros is the contact person but he counts on the total support of the school managers. Every teacher from abroad is our guest and we would help them with logistic issues as transfers, invitation letters, lodging, social-cultural events,…