Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCO), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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HELP International School - Kuala LumpurKuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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Start date: August 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No


Start: Anytime between January & August 2020

The HELP International School invites you to join the team of this progressive and forward thinking community of learners. The school is at the forefront of holistic education for 3 to 18 year olds in Malaysia. Entering its sixth year of operation, it has enjoyed phenomenal growth with 1400 students on its roll. The school is now entering a period of consolidation, as it seeks to further deepen and broaden the culture of continual improvement that has been in evidence since the school’s founding. 

Our school is seeking a well-qualified and enthusiastic Coordinator of Special Educational Needs to act as the SENCO and to coordinate Student Support in the Primary and Secondary School Departments. The successful appointee will lead a team of seven SEN Teachers, and work in close collaboration with our team of school counsellors and EAL Teachers. 

Enthusiasm, energy, empathy, and resilience are essential, together with a strong commitment to student welfare and to the wider holistic intent of our school vision are required. 

A recent consultation with staff highlighted the levels of collegiality and professional support amongst staff as a particular strength of the school, as its commitment to on-going professional development of all team members. Our host country, Malaysia is an amazing place to live and work in. Many of our staff are now into their fourth year of working at our school.

The appointment commences from in August 2020. The remuneration package is competitive and includes housing, medical insurance, annual flights, education for dependent children and other benefits. 

Visit our school website to find out more about this exciting leadership opportunity


Early applications are welcome. Depending on the number of applications received, we reserve the right to bring the deadline forward

To apply, please send a letter of application and CV (with contact details of at least 3 referees) as one document (no more than 5 A4 pages in total) as a PDF file attachment directly to jacqueline.joseph@kl.his.edu.my

Please also fill in and submit the Application Form found on our school website. The closing date for applications: Friday 25th October 2019. 


More about HELP International School - Kuala Lumpur
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 17 years
Address: No 2 Persiaran Cakerawala, Subang Bestari, Seksyen U4, Shah Alam, Selangor, Kuala Lumpur, 40150, Malaysia. View in Google Maps
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