Nursery Class Teacher/Year Group Leader, Bangkok, Thailand

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Raintree International SchoolBangkok, Thailand

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Start date: August 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive with comprehensive package
Contract term: Fixed Term

Exciting opportunity to become Nursery Class Teacher/Year Group Leader of a progressive early years school in the heart of Bangkok, for August 2020 start.

Raintree is an international early years centre offering progressive early childhood programme for children aged 1.5 to 5 years old. Our purposely designed school, opened in August 2017, is ideally located in the heart of Bangkok (Thailand) in a high end residential area and within 5 minutes drive of the CBD and diplomatic district.

Raintree seeks dynamic and experienced early years teachers. We are looking for energetic, motivated teachers, who are committed to creating a stimulating child-centred inquiry-based learning.

Main Job and Responsibilities of Class Teacher

  • The class teacher is accountable to the Head Teacher for the standards achieved and the conduct, management and administration of their class responsibilities, subject to school policy
  • To ensure that planning, assessments and observations are completed, reviewed, and appropriately communicated to line managers/parents
  • To provide a stimulating and attractive classroom with appropriate resources 
  • To develop and maintain close partnerships with parents and the community
  • To provide both written reports and informal dialogue to parents on the development, progress, and attainment of their children
  • To co-ordinate, work, support and lead staff team within the classroom and school where appropriate 
  • To ensure consistent classroom/behaviour management skills are applied by all staff 
  • To work as a part of a team in planning and implementing school’s curriculum, strategic plans and policies.

Successful applicants for class teacher will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Studies or equivalent
  • Native Level English Speaker
  • At least 1 year’ recent experience in early years teaching 
  • Sound knowledge and experience in working with guidelines provided by EYFS and Reggio Emilia approach
  • Excellent communication, teamwork and organisational skills
  • Outstanding management capability of key parties involved including parents
  • Working experience in Asia and in multi-lingual schools will be given special consideration
  • Experience in managing a team is required for year group leader

** All successful applicants will be subject to reference checks, criminal records checks and qualification validation

Our offerings:

  • 2 years contract, renewable upon mutual agreement
  • Competitive salary depending on qualification and experience
  • Bonus upon agreement 
  • Additional long service bonus
  • Fully furnished flat in prime residential area at the heart of Bangkok
  • Return economy class flight per each contract
  • Health and accident insurance
  • Work permit and visa 
  • Daily working lunch
  • Free tuition of your own child(ren) at Raintree International School
  • Opportunity to part of dynamic, passionate, and professional team committed to make a difference

Application Process

Please contact the school at along with your cover letter detailing your philosophy, CV, recent photo, and two contacts detail of professional referees

More about Raintree International School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 1 - 5 years
Address: 126 Nanglinchi Road, Tungmahamek, Sathon, Bangkok, 10120, Thailand. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +66 063 230 8000
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Raintree is an international school offering progressive early childhood programme for children aged 1.5 to 5 years old. While our curriculum is based on the British Early Year Foundation Stage, our approach is also inspired by international best pra...