Assessment and Standards Leader, Yangon

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The British School YangonYangon

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Start date: 1st August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The British School Yangon (BSY) is one of the leading international schools in Yangon offering contemporary British international education to students from Pre-Nursery through to Secondary.

The school is located close to Inya Lake on the Yangon-Insein Road, and offers modern, smart interior and exterior learning environments. BSY is now part of Nord Anglia Education offering numerous opportunities for professional growth.

The Role:

BSY seeks an exceptional, well-qualified and experienced middle leader to be at the forefront of assessment and standards across the Primary school. Experienced and proven teachers looking for their first middle leadership role are also encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate will be committed to raising and maintaining achievement levels and have the necessary skills and vision to enhance assessment and standards within the BSY community. 

Candidates should also illustrate a capacity to raise expectations of those around them; encouraging students and staff to achieve their absolute best. They should also demonstrate a willingness to contribute to the thriving extra-curricular life of our school. 

We are seeking a professional who:

  • Is UK-trained or has relevant UK curriculum experience.
  • ​Enjoys a professionally-stimulating environment.
  • Promotes a well organised and inspiring learning environment.
  • Offers enthusiasm and demonstrates a positive approach to students.
  • Is comfortable integrating technology into all teaching practices.
  • Is committed to constant improvement in all aspects of school life.
  • Is reflective and continually strives to improve performance.
  • Understands the value of consistent application of school policies.

We will provide:

  • An excellent salary and retention bonus.
  • Accommodation.
  • Annual travel allowance.
  • International worldwide medical cover.
  • Up to two full school scholarships.
  • A professionally-stimulating and supportive working environment.
  • The chance to live and work in a culturally-diverse context.
  • Opportunities for promotion and development both within the school and the wider global network of Nord Anglia Education.

If the opportunity to work in a progressive school in a culturally-rich and dynamic city excites you, please send us your application.

Application process:

Applications must be submitted via the link below and interviews will be held for shortlisted candidates in Yangon/by Skype for applicants based overseas.

BSY is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be prepared to undergo stringent child protection screening, including references and checks with past employers, and an enhanced DBS.

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More about The British School Yangon
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 14 years
Address: 2A Yangon-Insein Road, Ward No. 9, Hlaing Township, Yangon, 11051, Myanmar
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History and Ethos

The British School Yangon is one of the leading international schools in Yangon offering contemporary British international education to students in Early Years, Primary and Secondary education. Since opening in 2014, BSY has become...