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Job details
Employer The British International School of Kuala Lumpur
Location Malaysia
Salary Competitive
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted Ad expiring soon
Closing date
Job starts August 2017

The British School Kuala Lumpur is a member of The British Schools Foundation, one of the largest networks of British international schools in the world with schools in Spain, China, Russia, Brazil, Uzbekistan, Malaysia, USA, Myanmar, and the Philippines.

The School opened its doors in September 2009 and has become increasingly popular. The roll is currently 1050 pupils, with 400 in the Secondary School. The Secondary School is located in a superb new campus in an attractive suburb of Kuala Lumpur, and will number 450 - 500 pupils in September 2017. The school prides itself on a happy atmosphere, and demonstrates high attainment academically, in performing arts and in sport. Our curriculum is based on, but not constrained by, the English National Curriculum. The History Department delivers the CIE GCSE and A-Level syllabuses.

Suitable candidates for this post will:

  • Hold a good Honours Degree in History or closely related subject.
  • Hold a UK-recognised teaching qualification (PGCE or similar).
  • Be able to teach History to A-Level.
  • Be passionate about leading an exciting and creative History Department, and inspiring colleagues to outstanding practice.
  • Have experience and excellent knowledge of teaching the English National Curriculum. A minimum of 2 years’ teaching experience is essential.
  • Understand and be able to articulate what constitutes outstanding classroom practice.
  • Want to play an active role in the co-curricular life of a busy international school.
  • Possess the ambition and enthusiasm to want to play a key role in shaping and developing an outstanding school.

The closing date is Monday 12 December 2016, although earlier applications are encouraged; the school may appoint an outstanding candidate ahead of this deadline. Interviews will be held in Birmingham in January, or by Skype for non-UK applicants.

Remuneration includes a competitive salary, generous pension/gratuity scheme, housing, international medical cover, annual flights, relocation allowance and bursaries for accompanying children.

To apply for this post please complete the online application form.

The British Schools Foundation (BSF) and all BSF schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be prepared to undergo stringent child protection screening including checks with past employers and an enhanced DBS is required.

Please visit our website www.britishschool.edu.my to find out more about the school.

The British International School
No. 1, Changkat Bukit Utama, Bandar Utama,
47800 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Tel: +6 03 7727 7775
www.britishschool.edu.my
World Class Education

About the employer

Information about The British International School of Kuala Lumpur
Org type Mainstream School
Phase All-through
Funding status Independent
Gender Mixed
Age range 2 - 18 years
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Locations and contacts

No 1, Changkat Bukit Utama
Bandar Utama
Petaling Jaya
Selangor
Malaysia
+60 3 7722 1296