Music Teacher, Yangon

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The British School YangonYangon

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Start date: 01/08/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

British School Yangon

The British School Yangon seeks an enthusiastic, creative and highly motivated Music teacher to join our dynamic Creative Arts team. We are a fast growing through school with a strong reputation in the exciting and vibrant city of Yangon, Myanmar.

BSY is a member of the prestigious Council Of British International Schools (COBIS), with wonderful students and a very active international community. 

As a result of the continued expansion and growth of the school, we are now seeking to add an outstanding music teacher to our creative arts team.

Music Teacher

Applications are invited from enthusiastic, and passionate teachers. 

The successful candidate will have secure knowledge of the British Curriculum, and experience of teaching music across a number of key stages would be advantageous. The candidate must also possess the skills required to work collaboratively and effectively in an outstanding international learning environment. Experience of working with instrumental groups, and working with external musicians in order to enhance the curriculum for learners would also be beneficial.

At BSY we believe that music is a universal language that can engage and inspire pupils, and therefore has a central place in our curriculum. Throughout the year, an exciting schedule of concerts and musical workshops provide pupils with the opportunities to showcase their work and talent, both in the school and in the wider community. BSY offers an extensive music programme that allows students the opportunity to perform in ensembles and sing in choirs. For those interested in developing their musical education further, we offer individual music lessons for a range of instruments.

Music sits within the Creative Arts Faculty who work exceptionally well together as a small, talented and dedicated team. The team are responsible for producing a series of high quality events - recently an exceptional production of Little Shop of Horrors for example, and in the pipeline is a whole school Art Exhibition displaying not only artwork, but also student ensembles and student compositions.

The Music Department is held in high regard within the school and within the city, and is well supported and resourced. 

Nord Anglia Education

Nord Anglia Education is the world’s leading premium schools organisation, with campuses located across 28 countries in the Americas, Europe, China, Southeast Asia and the Middle East. Together, our 61 schools educate more than 51,000 students from kindergarten through to the end of secondary / high school. We are driven by one unifying philosophy: we are ambitious for our schools, students, teachers, staff and communities, and we inspire every child who attends a Nord Anglia Education school to achieve more than they ever imagined possible.

When you join a Nord Anglia Education school, you join a global community of more than 10,000 people working together to support our students’ success. We offer you unsurpassed opportunities to innovate and develop best practice across our family, to access extensive professional development, and to gain exceptional experience and career development in our schools. At Nord Anglia, you will have opportunities to progress more, learn more, and collaborate more. 

We offer a professional working environment and an attractive remuneration and benefits package. Initial contract is for two years starting in August 2019.

Please apply for this vacancy using our recruitment portal operated by Job Train at APPLY HERE 

Closing date for applications is Tuesday July 30th  although we reserve the right to pursue good applications as soon as we are ready.

Further information can be obtained and downloaded from our web site The British School Yangon  or from the Job Train site.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the students in our care and expects all applicants to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practice and appointments are subject to an interview, satisfactory references, identity check and a minimum 10 year criminal record check.

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More about The British School Yangon
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 14 years
Address: Taw Win Street, Mayangone, Yangon, Myanmar.