art and design teacher - myanmar in yangon

14 September 2018
the far east team, teachanywhere
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Position: Art and Design Teacher

Required: January 2019

Location: Yangon, Myanmar

Region: Far East and Asia

Experience: 2 years post qualifying

Sponsorship: Single teachers, teaching couples, married teachers (with or without children)

Salary: Top salary and package dependent upon experience.

Contract: 3 Years

School vision/Ethos:

This is a new campus of an existing and very highly regarded British and international schools group which opened officially in August 2017. Its sister campus opened in Yangon in 2016 to much fanfare.

This is a top international school that will will follow an enhanced English National Curriculum from Toddlers up to Year 9 from Aug 2018, eventually leading in to the International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) in Years 10 and 11 and beyond this the plan will be to offer students a challenging academic qualification which is fully recognised by and gives access to universities worldwide.

Facilities are second to none in a purpose built campus set within Yangon's award winning Star City residential complex.

Yangon is Myanmar's largest city and its economic hub. It's a fascinating city which blends British heritage with Burmese, Chinese and Indian influences. It's a typical bustling Asian city. It is very well known for its colonial architecture and is a real mix of old and new as the city has developed with the influx of private industry and investment and the population has now reached 5 million. This is a fascinating place to live within an amazing culture at the heart of South East Asia - with all of the regions delights on your doorstep. Some of the world's most beautiful beaches are nearby and weekends can be spent exploring the likes of Mandalay. Further afield is the gateway to all that the Far East has to offer.


You will be teaching across grades 3 to 9 initially and will teach at both campuses in Yangon. Experience of teaching GCSE level previously is sought as the school will soon move in to IGCSE as the school grows. A level experience is desirable.

You should have a minimum of 2 years post qualifying experience and must have prior UK curriculum experience.

The successful candidate will be a highly committed team player who is keen to contribute to the development of this new and rapidly expanding and forward-looking school. Applicants must be willing to play a full part in the school's pastoral care and extra-curricular programme.


The school offers an excellent salary dependent upon experience in a very low cost of living environment allowing great savings potential plus annual flight allowance. accommodation allowance, annual flight allowance, freight allowance full medical cover and free tuition for up to two dependent children. You will also have access to the school group's excellent professional development opportunities.

If you wish to apply please contact your local Teachanywhere consultant who will be happy to furnish you with more information and discuss further opportunities to enhance your teaching career overseas


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