Merry Christmas one and all! And as our gift to you, we bring you 12 of our favourite jobs for 2018. Have a look at what this brand new year has to offer you.
This position involves teaching Chemistry, Biology and Physics to middle school students, as well as teaching some interdisciplinary science units that explore concepts, skills and processes from two or more science disciplines. The school is in the process of becoming and IB world school, and is state of the art, with a brand new campus in the heart of Shenzhen. The location is fantastic, it is a true East meets West melting pot with endless entertainment options such as popping to Hong Kong at the weekend!
2) Head of Science (Chemistry specialist) – St Julian’s School, Portugal **JANUARY START!**
This is an amazing opportunity to lead a growing team of Chemists at a very renowned school just outside Lisbon. They are keen for someone with IB, IGCSE and A level experience. The school is in an idyllic location, the grounds that lead on down to a beautiful surfing beach. They are very academic with a fantastic track record of results, and they offer an excellent package. What’s not to like? This school need a teacher for January so get in there quickly!
3) Various jobs – Yew Chung International School of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
There are many jobs going at this Yew Chung school. Yew Chung is part of the YCEF Foundation. The organisation has a unique approach that blends Chinese and Western education and culture. As the school is part of a larger group, opportunities to move internally / get promotions in China and Hong Kong are high. It’s also an IB school and a good stepping stone to gain IB experience which will open doors in the future. The school is a little different to the other branches of YCIS because they admit local students and have a lower number of expat students.
This job is in the Senior School (Years 12 – 13) at AIS; part of the ACG group of schools who offer a first class, academic education within a forward-looking and enriched curriculum to pupils aged from 3 months to 18. The senior school teaches the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme. We visited the school last year and noticed how progressive the school is. The Head is employing many new ideas which makes AIS an exciting place to teach.
5) Year 3 or 4 Leader – The British School in Colombo, Sri Lanka
This is a middle leadership position at The British School in Colombo; one of the most established schools in Sri Lanka. The school bases its curriculum around the British National Curriculum for students from the ages of 2.5 to 18 and offers IGCSE and A Level exams. The school is housed in modern, purpose-built accommodation with dedicated facilities for science, ICT, art, music and sport. To get a better idea of teaching in this school watch this video.
6) Early Childhood Teacher – Ludum School, Italy **JANAURY START!**
Ludum is a well known and established Early Childhood Centre and Primary School located in the city of Milan. The school is committed to providing quality child care and interactive, memorable learning experiences via a highly innovative curriculum based on the design approach. This vacancy is for an experienced and highly motivated teacher to inspire and be part of a close knit teaching team while being responsible for the growth and development of 3 and 4 year old students.
7) College and Careers Adviser – Jay Pritzker Academy, Cambodia
This is a truly ‘feel good’ job. Jay Pritzker Academy is dedicated to overcoming educational disadvantage in rural Cambodia. The school have a unique and inspiring model, their aim is to make an impact on the future of Cambodia. JPA is looking for dynamic and inspiring teachers to push forward the school’s vision, and by providing advice about the student’s bright future, you would be doing just this.
8) Nursery Teacher (2-3 Year olds) – United World College Thailand, Thailand **JANUARY START!**
United World College Thailand is part of one of the most prestigious groups of schools in the world. UWC is an education movement comprised of 16 schools, colleges and national committees worldwide that offer scholarships and bursary schemes as well as accepting fee-paying students. This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a growing school that has a genuine focus on the social and emotional learning of each student.
9) Head of Drama – Dulwich College Shanghai Pudong, China
This is a fantastic middle leadership position, leading the drama department at one of the Dulwich schools. The school, which caters to the local expatriate community, is set in an attractive, leafy suburb which contrasts nicely with the liveliness of the city centre which is about 25 minutes away (depending on the traffic!). It is fully accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS), WASC and the International Baccalaureate. Candidates must be able to demonstrate a passion for their subject in order to stretch the ablest of students.
10) Head of Mathematics – The British International School Madinaty – Egypt
A perfect step into HOD for someone who has experience in the UK curriculum. The British International School Madinaty is a growing, not for profit school located in the Capital of Egypt, Cairo, only a short distance from the ancient Pyramids. The school has a safe, community feel and is set in a large gated compound. BIS Madinaty has excellent facilities that include tennis and handball courts, an Olympic-size swimming pool and an excellent SEN department.
11) Librarian – The Koc School, Turkey
This role will involve teaching, inspiring and challenging bright Turkish students studying the prestigious International Baccalaureate in addition to the Turkish national curriculum. You must be a qualified teacher and have library experience to apply. The school is one of the top 2 in Turkey and is looking for an experienced Librarian who can take their substantial library into the 21st century.
An excellent opportunity to be part of a new school that can offer you the opportunity to make a major contribution to its development into a mature and successful establishment. JKFZ Cambridge International School has excellent facilities within a beautiful campus. It has wonderful, highly motivated, high achieving and aspirational Chinese students who are looking to attend some of the best universities around the world. JKFZ follows an English curriculum, IGCSE and A-Levels.