Garden International School
Your choice. Their future. Our family.
Foundation Stage Teacher
• Applications close Friday 17th January 2020
• Job starts mid-August 2020
Garden International School, Bangkok seeks a Foundation Stage Teacher (2-5 Year-Olds) to commence in August 2020. We are looking for an energetic, innovative and experienced Foundation Stage teacher to join our School. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a thriving and well-established school.
Garden International School, Bangkok offers a premium international education, based on the British education model, in a friendly, family orientated environment. The school is located in the Sathorn district, close to Lumpini Park in the center of Bangkok. We have children represented by 40 countries, immersing all students in a rich diversity of cultures, religions and backgrounds. The school is accredited by Edu Development Trust and has received the International Schools Quality Mark. We are also accredited by Cambridge International Examinations, Oxford AQA International Examinations and the Thai Ministry of Education (ONESQA). We are affiliated to the International Schools Association of Thailand (ISAT) and a full member of the Federation of British International Schools in Asia (FOBISIA).
Garden International School, Bangkok is a coeducational school of around 440 students, with classes from Early Years to Year 13. The school has a wonderful sense of community and class sizes are generally small, with the students well behaved, engaged in their learning and supported by their families.
Bangkok is a vibrant and modern capital city, which has all the international standard amenities you would expect to find, but it also retains wonderful historical districts that allow residents of Bangkok to immerse themselves in Thailand’s history. Thailand is an exciting country with rich cultural experiences; it is a beautiful part of the world with year round sun and is a safe place to work overseas. The cost of living is very reasonable and teachers tend to avail themselves of high-quality holiday experiences around the region.
The health, safety and well-being of all of the students at Garden International School, Bangkok is the foremost concern of all of the adults employed by the school.
- Our students have the right to be protected.
- Our students have the right to be safe in our school.
- Our students have the right to be respected and listened to.
Appointed teachers from the United Kingdom are to provide, at their own cost (at about GBP 60), an International Child Protection Certificate (UK) before travel arrangements are confirmed (refer: http://www.acro.police.uk/ICPC/). Full police clearance, covering at least the previous 10 years, is necessary for all appointees who are working, or who have worked, in countries outside the United Kingdom. To assist newly appointed staff, there is a country by country checklist for the procedures for obtaining a police clearance: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/criminal-records-checks-for-overseas-applicants
Garden International School, Bangkok offers:
• An attractive salary
• Health insurance and accident insurance
• Annual end of contract bonus
• Baggage allowance (for Overseas Hire Contracts)
• Flights from London (for Overseas Hire Contracts) at the start of the two year contract and to London at the completion of the two year contract. Flights are also provided for legal spouse and up to two dependent children
• Two year contract (renewable on mutual agreement)
• Tuition Fee remission for up to two dependent children
Teachers who would like to experience the rewards of working at our school should send a statement of application, addressed to Mr. Figes, of no more than two pages highlighting their strengths as a teacher and how those strengths will benefit our students, a full Curriculum Vitae (including photograph) and the names and email addresses of three professional referees through the TES apply now system.
Initial interviews will take place via SKYPE or in Bangkok with final round interviews in London in early February or Bangkok in late January. Early applications are encouraged and applications will be assessed as they arrive. We reserve the right to close the selection process early should an exceptional candidate be identified at an early stage.