Established in 2007, Renaissance International School Saigon has an enrolment of approximately 500 students from Early Years to Year 13. From next year, the school will offer the PYP and a 3-year MYP, in addition to our existing 2 year IGCSE and 2 year DP in Secondary School. Renaissance is accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS), recognised as “a school with significant strengths” by BSO and is a proud global member of Round Square, FOBISIA and EARCOS. Our students graduate into top universities and colleges around the world, our faculty is diverse and our student body exceptional.
Renaissance is looking to employ a dynamic English teacher in charge of Head of English Department (POR) to lead a department of 5 teachers.
English teacher - The department will have MYP, IGCSE English lang and Lit, English as a 2nd language, DP Eng A and DP Eng B. The classes that the successful candidate will take will depend on the skills and experience of the person selected for this role. The successful candidate will be a passionate and committed educator. He / she will be student-centred, able to work together with a talented group of professionals and be deeply committed to providing outstanding English provision within the school.
Head of English Department (POR) - The department will have MYP, IGCSE English Lang. and Lit., English as a 2nd language, DP Eng. A and DP Eng. B. The classes that the successful candidate will be assigned will depend on the skills and experience of the person selected for this role. The successful candidate will be a passionate and committed educator able to demonstrate successful leadership of a dynamic English Department of 5 teachers. He / she will be student-centred, able to lead and manage a talented group of professionals and be deeply committed to providing outstanding English provision across the school. In addition to their regular teaching duties, the Head of Department role will be assigned in the form of a Position of Responsibility (POR) and reviewed on an annual basi
Renaissance International School Saigon also requires a whole-school Child Protection Officer and a Round Square Representative as salaried part-time positions for interested and appropriate candidates to apply for.
The school is interested in receiving applications from teachers who can demonstrate the following:
A recognised Bachelor’s Degree and PGCE or equivalent – Masters preferred.
International teaching experience and /or experience with the IB (PYP/ MYP / IBDP) and IGCSE programmes.
Experience working with a diverse faculty, parental community and student body.
A strong commitment to student welfare and student well-being.
Knowledge and understanding of current educational thinking related to assessment, twenty first century learning and catering to the needs of students with learning needs.
Participation in the establishment of links with parents and other stakeholders.
Adaptability, flexibility and a willingness to actively embrace the host country culture.
Our facilities are excellent and in addition to standard and specialist classrooms include an indoor swimming pool, large sports field, large gymnasium, fitness centre, a dedicated 350 seat theatre and a library with media centre and recording studio.
A competitive salary and benefits package including - accommodation, global health insurance, settling in allowance, annual return home flights and gratuity will be available to the successful candidate.
Interested candidates should email a two page curriculum vitae to the school’s HR Department. firstname.lastname@example.org and include details of all relevant work experience, educational qualifications and the names and contact details of three professional referees
The closing date for applications will be 8.00am (Viet Nam time) on December 31st. Early application is encouraged as Renaissance reserves the right to appoint as soon as a suitable candidate be found.
Skype Interviews will be conducted with short-listed candidates.
Renaissance is committed to safeguarding children and young people. Appointments are made subject to appropriate vetting procedures and police checks.
For additional information on the school, please visit our website: http://www.renaissance.edu.vn
Location: Socialist Republic of Vietnam
Org Type: Mainstream School
Funding Status: Proprietary
Age Range: 2 - 18 years
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