Lower Primary Teacher, Fiji

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Garden International School (Fiji)Fiji
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Start date: Early January, 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Attractive
Contract term: Fixed Term

Applications close Friday 1st September, 2017

Full Time, with initial 2-year contract  

Garden International School, Fiji, launches in January 2018 with the aim of serving the expat and local educational needs of Fiji. Garden International School, Fiji will offer an international education, based on British methods and curriculum and aims to be the leading provider of quality international education in Fiji.

Garden International School, Fiji is the third international school operated by MBf Taylors, who have over 20 years’ experience of providing world class international education in South- East Asia. The Fiji school will set the same high education standards as the sister schools Garden International School, Bangkok and Garden International School, Eastern Seaboard.

Garden International School, Fiji is a coeducational school and will initially open with classes for Early Years through to Year 4, with additional year groups and a secondary phase being added in phase two.

Fiji is a vibrant and inspiring place to live and teach. The island is an exciting country with rich cultural experiences as well as wonderful scenery. The cost of living is very reasonable and teachers will be able to avail themselves of high quality holiday experiences around the region.

We are looking for high quality, fully qualified teaching staff who have experience of or interest in British style international education and are excited by the opportunity of being part of a new school and helping the school grow and develop. It is a wonderful chance for a dedicated teacher to have an impact on policy, procedures and curriculum.

For more information on the international schools that MBf Taylors operate please visit their websites www.gardenbangkok.com and www.gardenrayong.com as these will help provide a context for the new school Garden International School, Fiji.

Recruitment is being led by the Founding Principal of Garden International School, Fiji Ms. Lee and the recruitment team of Garden International School, Bangkok.

Appointed teachers from the United Kingdom are to provide, at their own cost (at about GBP 60), an International Child Protection Certificate (UK) before travel arrangements are confirmed (refer: http://www.acro.police.uk/ICPC/). Full police clearance, covering at least the previous 10 years, is necessary for all appointees who are working, or who have worked, in countries outside the United Kingdom. To assist newly appointed staff, there is a country by country check list for the procedures  for obtaining a police clearance: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/criminal-recordschecks-for-overseas-applicants

Garden International School offers:

  • An attractive salary
  • Health insurance and accident insurance
  • Baggage allowance (for Overseas Hire Contracts)
  • Flights from London (for Overseas Hire Contracts) at the start of the two year contract and to London at the completion of the two year contract. Flights are also provided for legal spouse and up to two dependent children. Or equivalent cost if the teacher is not based in the UK.
  • Two year contract (renewable on mutual agreement)
  • Tuition Fee remission for up to two dependent children

Teachers who would like to experience the rewards of teaching at our school should send a letter of application, a full Curriculum Vitae (including photograph) and the names and email addresses of three professional referees to: recruitfiji@gardenbangkok.com

Long-listed applicants will be sent further information about the school and living in Fiji.

Interviews will be held either in person in Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur or Fiji or via Skype. Early applications are appreciated and applications will be assessed when they arrive.

More about Garden International School (Fiji)
Address: C/o Garden International School (Bangkok), 2/1 Yen Akart, Soi 2, Yen Akart Road, Sathorn, Bangkok, 10120, Thailand