Chemistry Teacher, Yangon campus

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Myanmar International School YangonYangon campus

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Start date: August 9th 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

Applications are invited for the position as a Chemistry teacher in the secondary section of MISY. The successful candidate will: 

  • have at least a good degree and a recognised teaching qualification (e.g. PGCE or PGCEi); 
  • have experience and excellent knowledge of teaching Chemistry at IGCSE  and A level, (the ability to teach another science subject at IGCSE level would be an added advantage);
  • have experience working with students for whom English is not their first language;
  • have a minimum of 2 years teaching experience;
  • be required to act as a form tutor or assistant tutor and take an active part in our PSHE programme;
  • be willing to participate in educational visits;
  • be asked to run one after school activity each term;
  • have a positive and solution finding approach to their working life;
  • appreciate the joys and challenges of working in an international school environment.

Candidates with experience of working at a CIS member / accredited school are especially welcome but this experience is not essential.

Application process 

If you would like to be considered for this post, please apply with a full CV (including three professional referees and a recent photograph), plus a letter of application, both of which should be sent to David Wakefield, Head of Schools at The following statement must also be included in your application, either as part of your letter of application or as a separate document, and must be signed. A scanned signature is acceptable at this point in the application process. "I confirm that I have not been convicted of any criminal offences or been involved in any disciplinary proceedings that have led to me being barred from working with school aged children."

Closing date: Friday June 14th 2019

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest in MISY and for taking the time to apply; however please note that only applicants short-listed for interview will be contacted. Early applications are encouraged as interviews will take place on a rolling basis as soon as suitable candidates are identified. 

Job location

More about Myanmar International School Yangon
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: No. 24 Sae Myaung Street, (11th) Quarter, Yankin Tsp, Yangon, Myanmar.
Telephone: +95 1 657 885 7
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