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Nexus International School (Malaysia)Malaysia

Nexus International School Malaysia is seeking teachers to work part time in the classroom and part time as boarding parents in our welcoming and friendly international boarding house. If you’re keen to demonstrate outstanding standards of teaching and learning, with a passionate, enthusiastic, creative and dynamic attitude then we want to hear from you!

Nexus is located in Putrajaya, near Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia. Established in 2008 as part of the Taylor’s Education Group, we currently enrol 650 students from Early Years to Year 13 who learn through the IPC, IGCSE and IBDP curricula. Our boarding house is home to 60 learners who live, learn and achieve together in a supportive family environment.

We have an inclusive admissions policy and you can expect to teach learners with learning and language needs as well as exceptionally academic and talented children. Nexus is committed to developing personalised learning so that all learners, given their individual gifts and talents, are challenged and make progress.

The student population is made up of over 30 different nationalities giving our school a truly global character. Previous international experience is not required, but the desire to work in a diverse international community is essential. All staff are also expected to contribute to the co-curricular programme.

Our boarding house is staffed with a Director of Boarding and full-time matron and we are seeking teachers who are interested to combine teaching and boarding duties. The teaching/boarding ratio is negotiable.  There are options for boarding parents to live permanently on site.  Applications are welcome from teachers who can offer one of the following subjects at secondary level: English, Mathematics, Science, Drama, French or  Music.  

We provide a professionally stimulating and collaborative, well-resourced working environment with well-motivated students. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package as well as outstanding professional learning opportunities.

For further details about our school, please refer to our website To apply, please upload a full CV and covering letter, addressing the job description and including names and contact details for three referees (one being your current Headteacher/Principal) via the Apply Now link. The closing date for applications is Friday 22nd January at 9am KL time but applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. 

Nexus International School Malaysia is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the police authorities.

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