Head of English

Kolej Tuanku Ja'afarMalaysia

KTJ is a thriving international, day and boarding school, with state-of-the-art facilities set in the beautiful Malaysian countryside, an hour’s drive south of Kuala Lumpur. The School was established in 1991 and now caters for more than 1,000 students aged 3 to 19. The Primary School, which opened in 2013, follows the English National Curriculum in English and Mathematics, alongside the International Primary Curriculum; while the Secondary School prepares students for IGCSEs and A Levels. Most students go on to study at UK universities. 

We are seeking an inspirational, highly-motivated and experienced teacher to lead the English Department in the Secondary School through the next stage in its development. The School offers English in Key Stage 3, First and Second Language English and English Literature at IGCSE, and English Literature at A Level.

KTJ is a friendly and supportive environment for students and staff alike. More information on the School and conditions for teachers can be found in our staff recruitment brochures (available on the vacancies page of our website). On our website you will also find further information about the post.

The closing date for applications is 24 February, 2021. Applications should be made to Mr. Ragvinder Singh, Director of Human Resources, at the school address or via email to recruitment@ktj.edu.my and marked ‘private and confidential’. Please submit a letter and a completed application form (available on our website), including contact details of three referees, one of whom should be your current employer.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to security vetting.

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