lower primary teacher - hong kong

posted
03 April 2019
contact
the far east team, teachanywhere
job type
contract
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posted
location
hong kong, international
specialism
international teaching
sub specialism
Primary
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
experience
Teaching
reference number
BBBH23169
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the far east team, teachanywhere
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job description

Lower Primary Teacher
Required: August 2019
Location: Hong Kong
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: UK / IBDP
Experience: 2+ years
Salary: up to £45,000 per annum
Sponsorship: Single or Married with up to 2 dependents
Contract: 2 years renewable

School Ethos/Vision: This excellent schools group with campuses in various parts of China and Hong Kong and founded in 1932! The schools are committed to educate the whole person from infancy through secondary education. They strive to unite the best elements of Eastern and Western traditions and practices, the growth of the individual and the inquiring mind as well as develop a sense of personal responsibility and social welfare of all. With excellent facilities across all campuses, these schools employ a bilingual philosophy, exemplified by engaging a co teaching approach in the KG and Primary schools with a Chinese and western teacher team teaching. Students come from over 45 nationalities and are educated by teachers from 14 countries under an international curriculum that creates truly global minded graduates.

Location Overview: East meets West in the dazzling city of Hong Kong where Chinese roots are mixed with a British colonial influence. Ride the funicular to the top of Victoria Peak where you will be afforded dizzying views over Hong Kong's towering skyline, comprised of over 1,200 skyscrapers. The modernist glass towers are neatly framed by natural beauty with over 70% of Hong Kong covered in mountains and sprawling country parks. A mouth-watering array of food awaits you at every turn, and you can shop until you drop at the city's wealth of glitzy shopping malls, vintage dens, side-street boutiques and markets, with no sales tax anywhere in sight.

Requirements:



* You should be a qualified teacher with a minimum of two years post qualifying experience.
* Experience of play-based inquiry teaching is highly desirable.
* You should have an inquiry based approach to your teaching and an ability to work well within a variety of cultures.
* You need to be adaptable and flexible and have a positive approach to life!
* Experience with open plan learning/flexible teaching and learning spaces is desirable.

Package:



* Salary up to £45,000 minimum per annum upwards depending on qualifications and experience
* Flights
* Housing allowance
* Medical cover
* Annual PD budget
* Tuition for up to 2 dependents.

skills

knowledge of curriculum