Key Stage 2 Teacher

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. Located approximately 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 to appoint an inspirational and highly-motivated class teacher to work within the Key Stage 2 Department of our successful and dynamic primary school. KTJ is a vibrant, forward-thinking international school which offers dedicated and creative colleagues, motivated and capable students and excellent resources. As well as demonstrating excellent subject knowledge and teaching skills, you will be a positive, team player who contributes to the full life of the School. An ability to demonstrate how you have successfully adapted, developed and shared your teaching practice throughout the global pandemic would also be an advantage.

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 the publications available on the vacancies page of our website. On our website you will also find a copy of the job description for a KTJ teacher.

The closing date for applications is Friday, 26 February. 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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