Secondary School Music Teacher, Malaysia

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Kinabalu International SchoolMalaysia
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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

At Kinabalu International School we are dedicated to providing an excellent education in a caring, respectful environment, challenging students to achieve their full potential as successful global citizens.

Kinabalu International School is located in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia. The school delivers a rigorous academic education for students aged 3 to 18, based on the English National Curriculum and the Cambridge IGCSE and A-Level programmes. In addition to a demanding academic curriculum, students participate in a wide range of sporting, performing arts and co-curricular activities. The school currently caters for students from 30 different nations, employs a highly professional international teaching staff and enjoys an excellent reputation. Our students are highly motivated, hardworking and a pleasure to teach. We have a very friendly and supportive staff team, and strong links with parents and the local community.

We are looking for a Music teacher with recognised teaching qualifications and a minimum of three years teaching with experience of teaching the IGCSE Music curriculum (A level experience would be an advantage). The successful candidate will work predominantly in the secondary school. They will have high standards and a strong record of improving student outcomes. Applicants must be committed team players who are keen to contribute to the ongoing development of our busy, expanding and forward-looking school, and willing to play a full part in the school’s pastoral care and extra-curricular programmes. Excellent spoken and written English language skills are essential. Successful candidates will be offered a two-year contract. For further information about the school please see our website at:

Applications should be submitted by e-mail to and should include a letter of application, a two-page curriculum vitae, a recent passport photograph and the contact details of at least three referees (one of which must be your most recent Head of School). Only shortlisted applications will be acknowledged. The deadline for applications is Wednesday 30th November 2018. Early applications are advised as KIS reserves the right to appoint a suitable candidate before the stated deadline.

Kinabalu International School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers, the Disclosure and Barring Services or relevant Police Authorities.

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More about Kinabalu International School
Address: P.O Box 12080, Off Jalan Khidmat Bukit Padang, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88822, Malaysia
Telephone: +60 88224526