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Job details
Employer Clearwater Bay School - ESF
Location Hong Kong
Salary TLR2
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts August 2018

Clearwater Bay School is a four form entry school with a capacity for 720 students.

Clearwater Bay School is an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School serving the Sai Kung, Clearwater Bay and Tseung Kwan O communities in the Eastern New Territories of Hong Kong. Through the IB Primary Years Programme, we offer a world class international primary education to students in years 1-6 that develops students’ creativity, confidence and willingness to achieve their personal best.

Responsibilities

TLR 2 Responsibilities:

  • Coach, model, advise and work collaboratively to support teachers in developing consistent, high quality literacy and numeracy teaching practices across the primary team (years 4-6).
  • Lead the collaborative development and implementation of the PYP across the primary team (years 4-6).
  • Work collaboratively with other members of the Leadership team to provide pedagogical leadership of the PYP across the school.
  • Lead team/whole school Literacy and Numeracy initiatives as outlined in the School Development Plan.
  • Lead and develop the English and/or Mathematics curriculum areas across the whole school.
  • Lead and engage in professional learning activities that support the PYP and school priorities in English and Mathematics.
  • Liaise between the School, IBO and ESF ensuring that all PYP requirements are met.

Teaching and learning:

  • Plan lessons and sequences of lessons to meet student’s individual learning needs and to ensure student’s progression.
  • Use a range of appropriate strategies for teaching, learning and classroom management.
  • Use flexible groupings and structured inquiry to deliver high quality lessons in line with the IBO philosophy
  • Maintain a well organised and stimulating learning environment
  • Use learning technologies and the digital learning environment to enhance learning

Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree in Education or Bachelor Degree with Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)
  • Expertise in teaching English and Mathematics in years 4-6 of primary school. Knowledge and experience of First Steps, inquiry maths approaches and the IBO Primary Years Program highly regarded.
  • 5+ years teaching experience within a recognised educational organisation
  • Prior experience of leading or holding a position of responsibility within a team.
  • High level interpersonal skills and/or coaching skills/experience.

Closing Date: 21 Nov 2017

For enquiries, please contact Chris Hamilton at chris.hamilton@cwbs.edu.hk.
Applications must be submitted online through https://recruit.esf.edu.hk

Step 1: Go to the Registration tab and register. You will then receive an email with an activation link.
Step 2: When your account has been activated, login to the system and click "Job Listing"
Step 3: Check the box next to the job(s) that you wish to apply for and click "Apply & Continue".

ESF is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Personal data provided by job applicants will be used strictly in accordance with the ESF's Personal Data Policy, a copy of which will be provided immediately upon request.

Aligned with the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection, we hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection.

Website: http://www.cwbs.edu.hk

About the employer

Information about Clearwater Bay School - ESF
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Primary
Funding status Independent
Gender Mixed
Age range 5 - 10 years
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Locations and contacts

DD229
Lot 235
Clearwater Bay Road
New Territories
Kowloon
Hong Kong
+852 2358 3246