Tenby International School - Setia Eco Gardens

Humanities Teacher

South East Asia, Malaysia

An Opportunity in Malaysia Awaits You
Tenby International School, Setia Eco Gardens is situated within the Iskandar Development Zone in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, and provides an international curriculum for both expatriate and Malaysian students. We operate two streams on the same site; one international (IPC, National Curriculum for England, IGCSE) and one following the Malaysian curriculum. The School provides opportunities for students to join either Tenby International School, which consists of a Primary and Secondary School or Sekolah Sri Tenby (Malaysian National Curriculum). 

We offer a rich, high-quality holistic education with affordable fees. The school caters for the children of expatriates working and living in Malaysia and for Malaysian families, where the student population comprises 24 different nationalities. Our teaching staff are both expatriate and Malaysian. Through an individualised approach we strive to embody our vision of, “A united world at peace – through education’. 

If you are committed to student-centred education, with a deep-rooted desire to help every learner reach their potential and are interested in helping shape the future development of a growing international school, we would be delighted to hear from you.

The Role
We invite suitably qualified and experienced candidates to join our school as a Humanities Teacher, ideally a Geography specialist able to also offer History, teaching across Secondary in KS3 & KS4. Candidates should be enthusiastic, adaptable and highly committed to contributing to the development of the Humanities department. You must have a creative and energetic approach towards ensuring high quality teaching and learning, and in raising the profile of Humanities across the Campus. An understanding and experience of the Key Stage 3 National Curriculum for England is essential, and ideally prior knowledge and experience of teaching IGCSE. You must have a degree, QTS or equivalent with teaching experience, particularly in a student-centred learning environment. 

If you are committed to developing creative and articulate learners, with a deep-rooted desire to help every student reach their full potential, we would be delighted to hear from you.

The Package 
This is a two-year contract with an option to renew at the end.  Benefits include:

  • Competitive salary
  • Generous contributions to an Employee Provident Fund (EPF)
  • Overseas allowance
  • Fee reduction for children of employees
  • Medical insurance  
  • Flight and shipping allowance at the beginning and end of the contract

Initial interviews will be completed through Skype. Final interviews will be carried out face-to-face whenever possible.

How to Apply
The closing date is Friday 28th February 2019 but interested candidates are strongly encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the students in our care and expects all applicants to share this commitment. We follow safer recruitment practices, which are aligned to the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection. We hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection.  All appointments are subject to an interview, identity checks, criminal record checks, and successful references.

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Start Date: 01-08-2019

Apply By: 31-05-2019