secondary biology teacher - medan, indonesia

17 July 2018
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Secondary Biology Teacher

Required: ASAP 2018
Location: Medan, Indonesia
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: UK Cambridge to IGCSE (Secondary) / IBDP
Experience required: 5 years
Salary: up to USD $2500 per month
Sponsorship: Single or Married, tuition fee discount for families.
Contract: 2 years, renewable

School overview: Part of the largest school group in Indonesia, this Jakarta Campus is a private, government-registered school which offers an international style of education for both Indonesian and foreign students. All students engage the international style program, while Indonesian students also sit for Indonesian national examinations. Pre-school and Primary curriculum follows the Singapore system and the Secondary School adopts both the Singaporean and the Cambridge University programme to IGCSE level and the IBDP.

Location Overview: Medan is a large city, off the well beaten tourist track, but with plenty to see and experience. It is the capital of the North Sumatra province in Indonesia. Located on the northern coast, Medan is the fourth largest city in Indonesia, and the largest Indonesian city outside Java. Medan is a lovely part of the world which is also a great place from which to explore Sumatra and the rest of Indonesia. The beauty and uniqueness of Lake Toba and the cultural diversity of the island of Sumatra is thrilling. Further afield, weekend trips to Kuala Lumpar, Singapore and Penang are hugely popular and an hour away by low cost airline.

Requirements: Applicants must be fully qualified teachers with 5 years of post-qualification experience. You should ideally have previous experience of working overseas and ideally with experience teaching IGCSE programmes for Secondary roles. IB curriculum experience is also highly desirable. ESL experience is an advantage. You must have a desire to actively participate in extracurricular activities, school development projects, community outreach programmes and other school activities.

Salary and Benefits: Salary up to USD $2500 per month (all salaries are paid in Indonesian Rupiah); USD $500 housing allowance per month; annual return flights to the teacher's home country; Visa costs; Medical insurance; Tuition discount for dependent children


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