Head of Science, Malaysia

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Taylor's International School PuchongMalaysia

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Start date: April 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term

Taylor’s International School (Puchong Campus) is a leading and fast developing educational community that offers an international curriculum for over 1300 children aged between 3 and 16 years culminating in the Cambridge IGCSE examinations. With over 30 nationalities of students on roll, we are a truly international school that is very proud of its Malaysian roots and identity providing a rapidly developing, vibrant multi-cultural learning environment.
Our core values have been derived from the long established Taylor’s name and aim to provide the best teaching and learning environment in which all of our students will achieve their very best academically, physically and socially.
We are seeking to recruit an experienced Head of Science who is ready to inspire and enthuse a community of children, teachers and parents. Experience of international educational practice is a strong advantage. As a relatively young school, we are seeking passionate educators who have a strong desire to work as mentors so as to further develop the very best pedagogical practices in and out of the classroom.

The role involves leadership and coordination of the excellent Science team who have obtained outstanding IGCSE results where learners continue to thrive in ongoing class based assessments. Oversight of ten fully equipped Science laboratories. Administration of an established scheme of work and supervision of two laboratory technicians.

This position would suit someone with a strong background in Physics, although this is not essential for the right candidate. 

The position is available for April 2019. This position will report to the Head of Secondary.
Whilst, compared to many other countries, living costs in Malaysia are very competitive and our package allows for a comfortable standard of living and includes: Flight allowance, Medical Insurance, Children Education Benefit and a cash housing allowance.
For more information or an informal discussion about this role please contact the Head of Secondary, Mike Moreton:  moreton.michaeldavid@pc.tis.edu.my
An up to date CV and supporting letter (max 2 pages) together with a completed application form (attached to this advertisement) should be sent to  hr.tes2018@pc.tis.edu.my and moreton.michaeldavid@pc.tis.edu.my
Further details regarding the School are available on our website:  www.pc.tis.edu.my

The closing date for all applications is: 15th November 2018 (28 days from the posting date)

Interviews will be held in the UK, Malaysia or via Skype.
Taylor’s International School, Puchong is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be expected to show evidence of their most up to date child protection screening details including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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More about Taylor's International School Puchong
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 16 years
Address: No. 1, Jalan BP 14/7, Bandar Bukit Puchong 2, Puchong, Selangor Darul Ehsan, 47120, Malaysia
Telephone: +60 3 5879 5000
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