Early Years/Primary Teacher, International Stream, Hong Kong

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The French International SchoolHong Kong

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

Early Years/Primary Teachers, International Stream

Contract Term: Two years renewable from mid-August 2018

An exciting opportunity has arisen for teachers of early and primary years at FIS. We are seeking inspirational and energetic people to teach in the primary school. The successful candidates will have a proven track record of academic success, innovation and development throughout their career.

This is an opportunity for candidates to help the head of primary to shape and mould the future of the primary school.

We are seeking teachers who will:

· Have a deep knowledge of international curriculum innovation especially primary school best practice. Knowledge of IPC/IEYC would be an advantage

· Be well qualified with an internationally accepted degree and teaching qualification.

· Be a dynamic, forward-looking professional with the experience and skills to contribute to the primary school; 

· Be an outstanding teacher who is passionate about learning and teaching and sets high expectations for every student; 

· Be able to work collaboratively with a team of teachers

· Be internationally-minded and culturally sensitive; 

· Be committed to fostering a culture of continuous improvement; 

· Have experiences/knowledge of bilingual teaching and learning;

· Have some basic knowledge of French would be an advantage; 

We will provide:

A competitive compensation package including cash allowance and gratuity

  • International worldwide medical cover
  • Subsidised education for children at French International School
  • Opportunities for ongoing professional development.
  • A professionally stimulating and supportive working environment.
  • The chance to work in a culturally diverse context.

Please send a CV with a recent photograph to recruit2018@lfis.edu.hk and a covering letter of no more than 2 sides to explain how your experience so far has prepared you for the job and what your approach to education is. Please send your application by 15th January 2018. Address your application to Mr Ian Clayton, head of the international stream. Interview will take place in Hong Kong in December/January and in London in January.

Job location

More about The French International School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 12 years
Address: Jardines Lookout, 34 Price Road, Jardine's Lookout, Hong Kong
Telephone: +852 2894 1104
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About the French International School 

Established in 1964, the French International School (FIS) is the oldest international school in Hong Kong and was one of the first schools in Hong Kong to offer the IB. It is a dynamic educati...