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Year 4 Form Teacher

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 kind, dedicated, professional and experienced Year 4 Form Teacher to join the Founding Team of our exciting and forward thinking school in late August 2021. Working with the children and staff to meet, and in many cases exceed, the requirements of the National Curriculum, the successful candidates will establish a high-quality caring and stimulating environment for our Prep School children, enabling them to develop emotionally, socially and academically through individual attention and group activities.

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 Please do not send CVs. 

Further information about the role and details of how to apply can be found in the Appointment Pack.

For further information about the school please visit our website.

Please note that the School will only consider candidates with formal teaching qualifications and a minimum of three years teaching experience. 

Closing date: 12 noon BST on Monday 1st February 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.

You must meet the following requirements for a visa or working permit:

  • 3 years teaching experience.
  • Any degree.
  • Bachelors with Teaching Qualification or similar teaching qualification.
  • Proficient in English.
  • Should hold a valid passport from either Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom or United States.
  • References, Criminal background check
  • Over 25 and below 56 years of age

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