Part-time Teacher of Chinese, Singapore

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SJI International High SchoolSingapore

Date posted:
Start date: 1 Jan 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

SJI International is seeking to employ the following for January 2019:

 Part-time Teacher of Chinese

Only teachers already living in Singapore before 7 January 2019 will be considered for this role. SJI International is seeking to employ a part-time (60% of a normal load) teacher to join our Chinese team. The Chinese Department at SJI International prides itself on the quality and authenticity of the relationships our staff have with our students. The Department aims to equip students with the effective use of Chinese that is relevant for today’s world, critical thinking and communication skills, as well as to instil an appreciation of Chinese culture. Chinese is taught from Grade 7-10 at three different levels (First Language Chinese, Second Language Chinese and Foreign Language Chinese) and IB DP Chinese A and B. Specifically, we are looking for an experienced Chinese Language teacher who has a degree in Chinese Language and Literature, and one who is prepared to make meaningful contributions to the Chinese Department. Experience in IGCSE and IB would be an advantage. SJI International will also consider applicants looking for a full-time role - please see other advertisement. Please visit our website for more details.

Application Process

All applications for this position must be submitted through Schrole (ALPi for Search Associates Candidates) The link to our Schrole and ALPi pages can be found on our Employment Page.

Candidates will be required to submit a letter of application (2 pages maximum) and an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae. You will also need to include the names and contact details of at least three referees (professional referees who have line managed you), one of which must be the Head of your current school (if this is not possible, please explain reason in your letter of application). 

The closing date for receipt of applications for this position is 15 August 2018. Interviews will take place by Skype or in Singapore shortly after this date.

For further details (including job descriptions and Conditions of Service), please visit our website.

Additional Requirements 

For all teaching posts the successful candidates will have a good first degree in their teaching specialism, a recognised teaching qualification and a proven track record as inspirational teachers. The ability to teach across the age and ability range from Grade 7 (12 year-olds) to IB Diploma level is preferred unless a middle school / IB Diploma specialism is specifically stated. Significant training and development opportunities are available for teachers (both in-house and through external providers) and the desire to take part in and contribute to collaborative school and personal development is essential. SJI International always seeks to employ teachers who are willing to become fully involved in the holistic life of the school. Applicants are encouraged to highlight how they would enhance our thriving extra-curricular, service and / or outdoor education programmes.

Job location

More about SJI International High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Address: 490 Thomson Road, 298191, Singapore
Telephone: +65 6353 9383
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