head of ict - papua new guinea

22 August 2018
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Head of ICT
Start Date: January 2019
Location: Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: IB / IGCSE / Australian (11-18yrs)
Experience: 2+ years
Sponsorship: Single, couples, married, with or without dependents
Salary: up to $95,000USD per annum
Contract: 2 year, renewable

School Vision / Ethos: This international is located in a beautifully landscaped, tropical setting in the capital of Papua New Guinea, Port Moresby. The school provides local and international curriculum, including the IB Diploma, IGCSE and the Australian Capital Territory Year 12 to over 900 students from 15 countries in grades 7 to 12. The school has 80% PNG students, with the rest being from overseas. The motto of the school is 'Excellence, Commitment, Diversity and Integrity' and this is shown throughout the school in many ways, including the ethos that development of a child is not just down to academics, but the development of students as people of good character. Through this, the school offers a range of co-curricular activities and activity encourages student participation.

Location Overview: Port Moresby is an extraordinary place to live. Whilst it's tropical climate provides for a dry season and a rainy season, this certainly helps with the local wildlife and scenery. Port Moresby is a popular location for expats to live and a thriving and interactive expat community is present. Public transport within the city is available, and flights are readily available to explore the rest of the country. The beaches are a plenty, the sunrises are unbelievable and it can also be quite the tourist hotspot.

Requirements: Applicants must have a Bachelor of Education or PGCE equivalent and at least 2 years of relevant teaching experience. Experience of IB / IGCSE and/or Australian curriculum is desirable. Successful applicants should be hard-working professionals who are capable of assuming the public profile of an international teacher to the local and expatriate community.

Package: Salary up to $95,000 USD per annum (before tax) dependent on qualifications and experience. Other benefits include: Relocation Allowance; Accommodation with maid service, annual flights, health coverage, generous superannuation, laptop computer, and tuition for dependents.


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