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 raintreethailand@gmail.com along with your cover letter detailing your philosophy, CV, recent photo, and two contacts detail of professional referees



More about Raintree International School
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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...