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Teaching Assistant (Local Hire)

The Independent School of JakartaJakarta, Indonesia

An exceptional and rare opportunity to join the Founding Team of  a premium British Independent School in Jakarta, Indonesia.

The Independent School of Jakarta is seeking professional, organised and kind Teaching Assistants to join the Founding Team of our exciting and forward thinking school in late August 2021.

Teaching Assistants, under the instruction and guidance of teaching staff, contribute towards providing high quality education for all pupils in their care and to improving the quality of learning and standards of achievement.

Under the direct guidance and supervision of the assigned teacher, Teaching Assistants enable access to learning for pupils and assist the teacher in the management of pupils and the classroom. Work may be carried out in the classroom or may regularly take place outside the main teaching area. They should conduct themselves in an appropriate professional manner at all times to support and foster the ethos and aims of the School.

Applications should be made on The Independent School of Jakarta application form, with the names and contact details of three professional referees (to include your current or most recent head teacher if you are or have been employed in a school), one personal referee and accompanied by a supporting covering letter.

Complete application forms and covering letters should be sent by email to CVs will not be accepted in lieu of the application form.

Please note that the School is only able to consider candidates who are currently resident in Jakarta.

For further information about the school please visit our website.

Closing date: Monday 24th May 2021.

Early applications are warmly encouraged. Interviews may be held at any stage, and the School reserves the right to appoint before the closing date should an exceptional candidate be identified.

The Independent School of Jakarta is a new school development as part of The Schools Development Foundation. The Foundation supports the expansion of exceptional education around the world. Building on a British heritage of educational excellence they incorporate the latest teaching and learning methodologies to provide students with the knowledge, skills and values they need to find success.

The Founders of ISJ have been responsible for the administration and establishment of schools in Asia, Europe, the USA and South America. The closest of which, The British International School of Kuala Lumpur, was founded in 2009.

The Independent School of Jakarta is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo enhanced child protection screening including checks with past employers.

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