Position: Secondary English Teacher
Required: March / July / September 2020
Salary: B$3500-5500 per month, tax free
Experience: 3+ years
Sponsorship: Single teachers, teaching couples, married/de facto couples (non-teaching partner), families
Contract: 1.5-2 years
Our partner in this project is one of the top twenty charities in the UK providing a large number of teachers annually to support Brunei in their bilingual education policy.
Teachers working in Brunei are assigned to Primary state schools to teach English and help mentor Bruneian teachers. The education system in Brunei is developing. The government is working hard to establish a curriculum to fit the needs of its citizens in a competitive global economy. You will be placed in one of many schools throughout Brunei. The project is a directive from the Ministry of Education and as such you will be holding what is considered a very high level and important role, making a real difference in the lives of Bruneian children and their teachers.
Brunei is a fantastic place to live: a modern wealthy country with plentiful amenities, beautiful beaches and amazing travel opportunities. Eco tourism is blossoming in Brunei and there are plenty of national parks to explore. Not only is this an opportunity to help shape the bilingual education of this wonderful country, but an opportunity to live in one of the most amazing parts of the world.
Requirements:Degree qualified teacher: B.Ed or Bachelors + PGCE3 years post qualifying teaching experience - in English/ESL/Humanities at middle/high school levelESL teaching experience is preferred. Holding a TEFL certificate is also highly desirable. You must be under 55 years of age due to Brunei government regulations. A driving license within the family is also required, as you will need to travel by car to school
Package:B$3500-6000 per month tax freeSpacious accommodationSettling-in allowanceSubsidised health insuranceSubsidised tuition for dependent childrenContract completion bonusReturn flights for teacher and dependentsInterest-free car loanProfessional development opportunities