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Geography Teacher (KS 3 and IGCSE )
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Geography Teacher (KS 3 and IGCSE )

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St. Andrews International School - Sukhumvit 107


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Job type:
Full Time, Fixed Term
Start date:
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16 September 2017

Job description

Position Objective

To provide quality teaching and learning according to the school’s teaching and learning policy, in Geography lessons for students in Secondary – ideally to KeyStage 3 and IGCSE.



• Ensure classroom practice is in keeping with the classroom expectations for staff at St. Andrews.

• Ensure that the learning outcomes for each year group are clearly defined, with clear criteria relating to the School’s assessment and reporting policy

• Monitor the preparation of all internal examination papers, ensuring that they are set consistent with the relevant subject learning outcomes

• Develop attainment targets for each student in relation to benchmark test results and any previous knowledge about the student’s capabilities 

• Ensure integration of ICT and the Library as teaching resources and tools into the planning process

• Analyse the students’ examination results in relation to benchmarks including predicted grades and previous years’ results and share findings 

• Organise relevant excursions, competitions or other such activities 

• Monitor the quality of student homework and students’ compliance with the School’s homework policy 

• Ensure that the curriculum is properly differentiated 


• Undertake Duty as required by the school Schedule 

• Undertake lesson covers as required by the Principal of Secondary 

• Attend all Secondary School Assemblies, House events, and School Presentation Day

• Take part in the School’s Extra curricular programme 

• Undertake a position as Home Group Teacher as required


• Maintain appropriate records for student assessment and behaviour

• Maintain appropriate records of meetings with parents – including parent/teacher interviews, phone calls and face to face meetings

• Keep senior staff appraised of any issues involving students – academic and pastoral

• Ensure that teaching programmes are up to date

• Prepare lesson plans that are in line with teaching programme and curricular objectives

• Attend presentation evenings as required by the Principal of Secondary

• Attended timetabled departmental meetings, weekly School Briefing

• Maintain student attendance records for each class

• Maintain effective communication 

• Complete student reports each term 

Position Requirements 

• A minimum of 2 years FT teaching experience in a recognised educational institution

• Experience teaching KeyStage 3, IGCSE Curriculum would be an advantage

• Experience in an International School environment would be a distinct advantage

• Excellent communication skills, multi-tasking and time management

• Ability to work as a part of a team and an interest in participating in the wider school community 

• Qualified to work with/teach students

If you would like to express your interest for any positions please complete the Application Form and send along with your up to date CV, cover letter and email contacts for four (4) referees.  

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About St. Andrews International School - Sukhumvit 107

St. Andrews International School, Sukhumvit 107 is a world-class school for 2-18 years old, focused on meeting your child's individual needs. Set within a vibrant and green suburban campus that is easily accessible from the city, with the schools entrance at the foot of the Bearing BTS station.  Our school community is diverse in nature with students, parents and teachers coming from over 30 different nationalities.

The property sits on expansive grounds, which makes it suitable for a wide variety of outdoor activities and sports. Our 25m swimming pool allows each child to develop and strengthen their water skills. The multi-purpose, all-weather covered gymnasium ensures the sports programme is not hampered by the occasional tropical downpour.

St. Andrews International Schools in Thailand are part of Cognita, a global school network of 85 schools in twelve countries. Providing excellent teaching and supporting every child to achieve their potential are the cornerstones of a Cognita education.

Head of School

Mrs. Caroline Ratcliffe

Values and vision

St. Andrews International School endeavours to meet the needs of the whole child in order for them to fulfil their potential in academic, social, emotional, cultural and physical development. The school believes this is achieved through a balanced curriculum that contains a blend of both traditional values and modern technology. Emphasis on the individual is actively encouraged and supported by an ethos which is caring, respectful and tolerant of differences in abilities, needs, cultures and religions.

The school is committed to teaching students to appreciate other cultures and to be aware of the needs and values of others, and teaching students that all people are equal regardless of race, gender, colour and religion. It aims to help each student achieve the highest academic standards and reach their full potential, and to instil confidence in students about their ability and pride in their achievements through individualised learning plans.

Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. Appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check for regulated activity (if the candidate has lived in the UK) and/or criminal/police or equivalent background checks for all other countries inhabited (irrespective of whether you worked in those countries).

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