Head of PE, Malaysia

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Taylor's International School Kuala LumpurMalaysia

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Start date: August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

Head of PE (Secondary) Two-year contract

Taylor's International School KL is looking for suitably qualified and experienced candidates for the role of Head of PE in the Secondary School, to teach through to IGCSE.

  • This role is responsible for ensuring the appropriate curriculum is taught at KS3 and KS4.
  • This person will have particular responsibility for IGCSE PE, including the collation of video evidence used for coursework.
  • The successful candidate will have the ability to coach the majority of sports, but with particular focus on basketball, football, volleyball and athletics.
  • Expatriate teachers at the school take a coaching and mentoring role with our Malaysian teachers.
  • As Head of Secondary PE, this role is actively involved in the extra-curricular sports programme, with the school a very successful member of a number of school sports leagues in the city.

The school offers an English curriculum with a Malaysian flavour, and is located in the centre of Kuala Lumpur, catering to students from Early Years through to Year 11.

The school is part of Taylor’s Education Group, Malaysia’s premier private education group which operates Taylor’s International School in Puchong, together with Garden International School, and Nexus International Schools (in Malaysia and Singapore), as well as Taylor’s University. With a current enrolment of nearly 1750 (with over 36  different nationalities), approximately 18% of teachers at the school are expatriates; with the remainder of the teachers being Malaysian.

The curriculum is so much more than just academic lessons and the school places emphasis not only on academic excellence, but on character building, performing as well as physical health and development. The school’s purpose statement is to “educate the youth of the world to take their productive place as leaders in the global community”, which encapsulates its holistic approach to education.

Candidates should send a CV (max 2 pages, including the contact details for two referees and a passport photograph), a supporting letter (max 2 pages) to recruit2019@kl.tis.edu.my

Please note that candidates should have a recognised teaching qualification, and at least 3 years’ teaching experience.

For further details about the school, please visit www.kl.tis.edu.my

Closing date: Friday 22nd March 2019

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More about Taylor's International School Kuala Lumpur
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: No 9, Jalan 1/75C, Off Jalan Pria, Taman Maluri, Kuala Lumpur, 55100, Malaysia
Telephone: +60 9200 9898‪
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