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Head of English Department August 2021 start

Ascot International SchoolBangkok, Thailand

An enthusiastic and experienced Head of English Language and Literature with experience across the whole of the secondary school is required for the academic year 2021/22.  This position is ideal for a Head of Department  with interest and expertise in teaching English Literature and English as a First and Second Language. The English department has 3 full time teachers and 1 part time teacher.

The successful candidate should have a wide range of teaching experience , especially in English as a Second Language and be committed to the integration of all students within mainstream classes. Students sit IGCSE in Year 11 and follow the IBDP in year 12 and 13. All candidates must have a degree in Education or a first degree with a Post Graduate teaching qualification. Native level English fluency is essential.

Experience of teaching post 16 is important with preference given to IBDP trained teachers, however , for the right candidate training for IBDP will be provided.

Please complete the online application form and upload a current CV, a letter outlining your educational philosophy and any other documents that would support your application.

Please include your current Headteacher/Principal as one of your first 2 referees.

Essential qualifications: All candidates must have a degree in Education or a first degree in the subject to be taught with a Post Graduate teaching qualification. Native level English speaker.

Ascot International School is totally committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people. All new teachers will be subject to enhanced DBS  or similar background checks, identity checks, references from current Headteacher and one other referee. Any gaps in employment will need to be explained and justified. Any candidate that does not evidence safeguarding in their application will not be considered for employment.

The position of Designated Safeguarding Lead is also available and this could be combined with this teaching role for a suitably qualified candidate.

An early application is recommended because the school may appoint an outstanding candidate before the closing date.

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