Teacher of High School Chemistry and Science - Dover Campus, Singapore

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UWC South East AsiaSingapore
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Start date: August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

The Post

UWCSEA has a vacancy for August 2019 at its Dover Campus for a Teacher of High School Chemistry and Science.

The appointee will teach IB Diploma Chemistry and IGCSE Coordinated Science. The Science Department is composed of enthusiastic and dynamic teachers who work in a very well-resourced environment for learning. Teaching takes place in dedicated science classrooms that are part of a large, vibrant science faculty at UWCSEA.

Person specification

  • A good degree in Chemistry or a closely related discipline and a recognized teaching qualification or certification are expected.
  • Teachers should be willing and eager to participate in the five key elements of a UWCSEA education: Academics; Activities; Outdoor Education; Personal and Social Education and Service
  • Academic expectations include enthusiastic participation in Professional Learning 
  • Pastoral expectations include the leadership of a mentor group, unless the teacher is exempted due to other responsibilities.
  • On average the College expects a yearly contribution of two sessions per week in each season to Activities and/or Service.

Main Responsibilities

  • Teachers should be willing to contribute positively to the collaborative culture of the Science and broader High School teams.
  • Teachers should construct learning experiences that challenge students, support the diversity of learners in each classroom and demonstrate a strong commitment to concept-based teaching and learning.
  • Teachers should ensure assessments support ongoing learning and provide timely, relevant and appropriate feedback to students on formative and summative assessments.
  • Teachers should demonstrate effective classroom management that shows an understanding of the academic, social and emotional dimensions of learning.
  • Teachers should keep parents informed about the learning of their children, and be proactive in communication with parents.

We are committed to safeguarding our students. Anyone applying for a position at the College must be willing to undergo employment background checks and screening appropriate to the post.

The closing date for applications is 12:00 pm [Singapore Time], 19 October 2018.

For  further details of the vacancy and to apply (you must complete the online application form on the UWCSEA page to be considered), please click here



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Address: Dover Campus, 1207 Dover Road, 139654, Singapore
Telephone: +65 6775 5344