The Alice Smith School
One of the most prestigious and successful British curriculum schools in South East Asia is seeking to recruit high calibre teachers for August 2018.
For full details visit www.alice-smith.edu.my
Primary Teacher Positions
Special Educational Needs Teacher
The Kuala Lumpur Alice Smith School (KLASS) is fully accredited as a British School Overseas by the Department for Education in London, receiving an ‘Excellent’ grade from its very recent inspection. Our school has an established reputation for excellence, and as a not-for-profit educational foundation, all resources are focused on the development and well-being of students. Located on two sites in Kuala Lumpur with excellent facilities, it has a total student population of approximately 1,600 and caters for the full age range from 3 to 18 years.
A KLASS teacher is an inspiring, innovative, high achieving professional with a strong track record of teaching success, possessing drive, energy and enthusiasm in abundance. Our teachers are confident, caring, helpful and supportive of students, colleagues and parents. They have the ability and determination to attain and maintain very high educational standards. They have the capacity and dedication to keep students at the centre of all they do, raising students’ standards of attainment and the breadth and scope of students’ achievement to the very highest levels internationally. They are highly computer literate and instinctively use a broad range of learning technologies to impact on learning and teaching.
Primary Special Educational Needs teachers will be allocated as a Key Worker to work with students in EYFS, KS1 or KS2 according to skill set, experience, team dynamics and relevant vacancies. We expect all of our SEN teachers to be able to teach across the primary age range.
The SEN teacher will be a key member of the Learning Support Unit and will work in a team of teachers, specialists and professionals to ensure that the needs of students with SEN at KLASS have the best possible care and provision. Experience of working in a mainstream setting delivering SEN interventions to students with a broad range of needs and diagnostic, formative and summative assessment experience for students with SEN, are essential for success in this role. We expect all teachers to be able to teach across the primary age range.
At Alice Smith you will be encouraged and nurtured to be the best teacher you can be through professional development, peer to peer review, monitoring and evaluation and personal study. This is truly a forward thinking and innovative environment in which to work and learn. Applicants need to know; how children think, how they play and learn, and, their key developmental milestones. We deliver a child-centred, skills based curriculum across the entire primary age range. Applicants must demonstrate that they are open to new ideas and approaches and have a thorough subject knowledge.
Please address all of these aspects in your letter of application. In addition, for whichever role you apply for, please ensure that your CV and letter clearly show how you meet the KLASS job description and person specification in the first instance.
The KLASS benefits package includes a highly competitive salary, a generous contribution towards housing, excellent medical insurance, contract renewal incentives, relocation flights and allowances and free school places for dependent children.
To apply, you MUST go through the online system at: https://klassjobs.com
In case of query contact Ms Millie Boey: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications: Tuesday 24th October 2017
Shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete an initial interview on Sonru with candidates moving to the final round being interviewed in Kuala Lumpur between 8th - 10th November or London 14th - 19th November.