2 Year Contract
Taylor’s International School Puchong (TISPC), part of the Taylor’s Education Group, offers a unique and passionate learning experience for all children that embrace creativity, problem solving, science, the performing arts, sports, languages and health. Our children are caring individuals who respect themselves and others as well as the environment in which they live. Through their experiences, they develop global awareness and attain academically as part of our ever more globally connected world.
As part of our expanding school, we are seeking a passionate, dynamic and experienced teacher and leader to assist the Head of Primary in all aspects of Early Years and Key Stage 1. As an international curriculum school we follow the EYFS and National Curriculum for England. Currently, there are 90 students in Early Years and 600 in Primary, the majority of whom are Malaysian nationals. The school will commence its fourth year in January 2018, and the successful candidate will work closely with the Head of Primary and Assistant Head of Key Stage 2 to develop a continuous pathway for its students.
The Assistant Head is part of the Primary Leadership team, coordinating the roles of the Heads of Department, Year Leaders, teachers and teaching assistants. Some experience of leading a team is, therefore, desirable. As well as working closely with staff, the Assistant Head of Key Stage will be involved in the pastoral care of students, encouraging the school’s Core Values as well as promoting good behaviour and high standards. Liaising with parents and guardians will be another key aspect of the role, therefore high levels of interpersonal and communication skills are essential.
Essential for the role:
- Minimum 5 years experience in relevant phase
- Suitable educational qualifications
- Knowledge of the National Curriculum for England (or similar)
- First language (spoken and written) English
- Enthusiasm and passion for learning
- Culturally sensitive
- High level of interpersonal and communication skills
Desirable for the role:
- Leadership and management experience
- Coaching and mentoring skills
Candidates should send a CV (max 2 pages, including the contact details of two referees and a passport photograph), a supporting letter (max 2 pages) to firstname.lastname@example.org , and Mr Marco Damhuis, Head of Primary - email@example.com
Application deadline: 17th September 2017.