EYFS and Primary Classroom Teacher, Republic of Korea

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Dulwich College SeoulRepublic of Korea
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Start date: August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Dulwich College Seoul is a well-established and successful international school in the heart of one of Asia’s most dynamic cities. In partnership with Dulwich College London and its sister schools in China, Singapore and Myanmar, Dulwich College Seoul upholds the traditions and outstanding educational standards which have become the hallmark of the Dulwich name in the U.K. and Asia.

The College currently has 650 students from 41 different nationalities across 6 continents, with just under 400 of those studying in Primary School, comprising Nursery to Year 6 classes. Our students are eager to learn, curious and creative and our families are highly supportive and keen to be involved.

Seoul is a modern, cosmopolitan city with an outstanding restaurant and arts scene, great hiking and sports opportunities, a fascinating history and an exciting fast paced future! Our staff enjoy travelling throughout Korea and the region during holidays and explore Seoul at the weekends via the extensive subway system. This is a very livable safe city with something for everyone.

Applications are invited from outstanding Early Years (for 3-5 year-olds) and Primary (Key Stage One and Key Stage Two) practitioners who are passionate about implementing an enhanced UK-based curriculum and extra-curricular programme in an international setting. We welcome applications from highly resourceful, forward-thinking professionals, able to function successfully in small teams.

Leadership positions may also be available in some areas of curriculum and for Year Leader positions. Candidates wishing to be considered for a position of responsibility should address this clearly in their cover letter.

At least 2 years teaching experience is required in the U.K. or overseas (preferably teaching the English National Curriculum), regardless of nationality. All applicants should hold a Bachelor’s degree in Education, or a first degree plus a post-graduate qualification in education (i.e. PGCE, or equivalent).

In return, successful candidates will be working in a dynamic, purpose-built setting with small class sizes and highly motivated students. Our Primary School is very well resourced and our facilities are outstanding, comprising cookery rooms, specialist art and STEM areas, ropes course, indoor pool, outdoor learning areas and gardens. Teachers receive an attractive salary (at generous tax rates) and a very competitive overseas benefits package, including: flight allowance; comfortable modern accommodation city accommodation; living allowance; freight allowance; comprehensive health coverage and tuition for up to two children at the school.

To apply for the position, go to www.indulwich.com or https://seoul.dulwich.org/ and lodge your application on-line by 16th November 2018.

Please note clearly in your cover letter which Key Stage you are applying for ie. Early Years, KS1 or KS2 and if you wish to be considered for a subject responsibility or Year Leader post should one develop.

For further details about Dulwich College Seoul, visit the school’s website at https://seoul.dulwich.org/ or explore the school’s Facebook page.

Interviews will take place by Skype or in Korea during October, November and December. Appointments may be made before the application deadline so early applications are warmly welcomed.

Dulwich College International is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the students in our care and expects all applicants to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practices which are aligned to the recommendations of the International Task Force on Child Protection. We hold ourselves to a high standard of effective recruiting practices with specific attention to child protection. All appointments are subject to an interview, identity checks, criminal record checks, and successful references.

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More about Dulwich College Seoul
Address: 6 Sinbanpo-ro 15-gil, Seocho-gu, Seoul, 06504, Korea, Republic of
Telephone: +82 2 3015 8500