South East Asia, Malaysia
Westlake International School
Westlake International School (WIS) delivers the world recognised Cambridge curriculum leading to the IGCSE and A-levels for students from 3-18 years of age.
The school is in its seventh year of operation. Despite our short history, WIS has achieved remarkable results both in the academic and sports arenas. We have seen our students entering prestigious top-tier universities such as Yale, Manchester and Melbourne. In sports, our school teams have also attained impressive wins at district and state levels.
These encouraging achievements not only reflect the hard work and determination of our students but also the dedication and investments of all WIS educators, be they teachers, boarding house parents, or administrators.
Why join us
Westlake International School is a responsive, relational and reflective school. This is the WIS Heartbeat where we create a dynamic learning environment; one where staff and students pursue excellence and fulfill our potential.
We also offer a working environment that is stimulating and supportive. Our success lies in our ability to work collaboratively, uphold mutual respect and carry responsibility at all times.
Successful candidates will receive a competitive remuneration package. Accommodation may also be provided for outstation staff and their immediate families.
Career with us
Westlake International School’s success is directly linked to our teachers who hold the key to our students’ motivation to excel and become powerful learners. Our teachers exemplify the qualities of Competence, Commitment, Care and Compatibility. Our teachers have the passion and enthusiasm to teach students from ages 5-18 years and they derive job satisfaction in their vocation of educating students.
Teachers are to uphold good character and perform the following responsibilities:
⦁ Plan and deliver lessons that provide active learning experiences and build the 21st century skills
⦁ Assess students effectively through formative (including AfL) and summative assessment
⦁ Provide pastoral care and build student's character
⦁ Contribute to department and school wide activities
⦁ Communicate effectively to all stakeholders including parents
We welcome teachers who meet the description above and requirements below to apply:
⦁ Degree in relevant subject areas
⦁ Professional teaching qualification preferred
⦁ Minimum of three years' teaching experience in an International School
⦁ Minimum of three to five years’ teaching experience for A Levels
⦁ ICT competencies to deliver teaching and learning resources
⦁ Proficient in spoken and written English
⦁ Ability to teach using active learning methodologies to promote student-centred learning