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Higher Education Advisor

Garden International School - Kuala LumpurKuala Lumpur, Malaysia

This is an excellent opportunity to join a large and vibrant sixth form team consisting of two Higher Education counsellors, two Heads of Year, a Head of Sixth Form, and superb sixth form students. We welcome applications from individuals who have a proven track record of success in guiding and processing highly competitive applications to worldwide universities. The candidate should have a comprehensive understanding of UK and US university application systems (UCAS / Common App). Knowledge of other global university application processes is a bonus.

GIS is a well-resourced successful international school with great facilities and a reputation for academic excellence; we place the success of each and every student at the centre of our mission. GIS is a family, and with our fantastic students, dedicated and motivated team of excellent teachers and support staff, it truly is a wonderful place to learn and teach.

The school is focused on creating the best environments for our learners to grow and develop academically, emotionally, physically and socially. With a positive and progressive outlook, based on the latest research, we seek to constantly improve the provision for learning. With over 75 hours dedicated to teacher CPD every year, as well as a keen focus on staff and student well-being, we are constantly striving for excellence, both as practitioners and for our learners. As an ‘Apple Distinguished’ school, GIS uses the latest technology to enhance learning and provide a 1:1 device programme and use Google Apps for Education as our main learning platform.

Successful candidate must:

  • Have a proven track record of successful student university admissions 
  • Have a growth-mindset looking to continually improve
  • Be able to engage, motivate and support children, staff and parents
  • Be a reflective, flexible practitioner with the ability to think creatively and take risks
  • Have the interpersonal skills needed to work successfully within teams
  • Have a strong learning-focused philosophy
  • A working knowledge of GSuite is an advantage 

We will provide:

  • A competitive salary and benefits package
  • Ongoing Professional Development
  • A professionally stimulating and collaborative working environment

Closing date for applications is 26th February 2021. Interviews will take place via zoom.

Please review the ‘GIS Information for Applicants 2021-22’ booklet found in the Applicant Info Pack prior to applying for this role.

Garden International School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such, all offers of employment are subject to a criminal record check (ICPC or equivalent).

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