Teacher of English

Far East, Hong Kong

King George V School

King George V School

‘Be your own remarkable…’
King George V School is an inclusive Y7-Y13 Secondary School in Homantin, Kowloon with 1800 students from many different nationalities. The school is part of the English Schools Foundation. As a school we offer MYP for years 7-9, I/GCSE for years 10-11 and IBDP and BTEC for Y12-13. Our school vision is to create a ‘school for one’. A place where each and every person engages in remarkable learning to achieve at high levels and be the best they can be. As an agile school, we collaborate and innovate to make a difference in the communities we serve and lead.

Teacher of English (Starting Aug 2020)

Two year substantive contract starting August 2020

KGV is seeking an innovative, flexible and dynamic teacher who can make an outstanding contribution to our highly successful English department. We are looking for applicants who are able to teach across the age and ability range. Experience of IGCSE, the IB MYP and Diploma an advantage. The opportunity to teach IB HL may be available for teachers with the relevant experience. [OPTIONAL: SPECIFIC SUBJECT EXPERIENCE NEEDED]

The successful candidate will show a willingness to contribute fully to a strong team in a dynamic and highly successful department. The planning of lessons using established units of work and sharing of innovative teaching ideas to inspire students will be expected. The successful candidate will also contribute to the extra-curricular and pastoral life of the School and this is essential.


Requirements
• Bachelor Degree in Education, or Bachelor Degree in any subjects with PGCE (Postgraduate Certificate of Education), or equivalent
• 2-4 years teaching experience within a recognised educational organisation

* More positions will be available in December 2019.

Teaching in Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a premier destination for expatriate and local teachers! ESF Teachers enjoy an extremely lucrative salary package and a very high standard of living overall, in an exciting and vibrant world city. The teaching profession is highly respected, student motivation and outcomes are excellent, and all teachers receive considerable support from ESF with settling into Hong Kong, as well as with their professional development. Please feel free to contact us in advance about life in Hong Kong if you feel a conversation on this topic would be helpful.

Closing Date: 1 Nov 2019
For enquiries, please contact Marcus Turver at +852 2711-3029 or [email protected].

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