Teacher of Mathematics, Hong Kong, China

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Sha Tin College - ESFHong Kong, China

Date posted:
Start date: August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Basic salary including Cash Allowance ranges from GBP 55,600 to GBP 90,200 p.a.
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

 Sha Tin College Website: http://www.shatincollege.edu.hk Sha Tin College is a secondary school with a capacity for 1,200 students

Teacher of Mathematics (from August 2019)


Teachers are  expected to exemplify excellent professional practice which leads to  high standards of teaching and learning within the curriculum. Teachers  are also expected to support the guidance and co-curricular work of the  school and be reliable in exercising their daily responsibilities.

Working  as part of the Faculty/Department team under the guidance and direction  of the Head of Faculty/Department, the subject teacher is expected to  fulfill the following roles:
• Providing learning opportunities for  every student commensurate to her/his needs, abilities and stage of  development, by teaching a programme that gives each student the  opportunity to experience success, and which challenges all students to  achieve their full potential.
• Establishing effective and positive  relationships with students based on mutual respect, recognition of the  individuality of each student and affirming their cultural identity.
• Provide a safe, effective, challenging learning environment and an attractive and welcoming classroom.
• Teaching students, as timetabled, including the setting and marking of work.
• Assessing, recording and reporting on the development, progress and attainment of students.
• Co-operating with other staff on the preparation and development of  courses, teaching materials, teaching programmes, methods of teaching  and assessment.
• Maintaining good order and discipline among the students and safeguarding their health and safety.
• Keeping up to date on teaching and international educational  developments and sharing enthusiasm and resources with other teachers.
• Attending professional development programmes, participating in INSET  courses and attending professional meetings which relate to curricular,  administrative or organisational matters as required; scheduled by Head  of Faculty, Head of Department and Senior Leadership Team.
• Participating in the school system of cover for absent teachers.
• Participating in arrangements for preparing students for public examinations.
• Participating in administrative and organisational tasks related to such duties as are described above.
• Performing the pastoral duties of a teacher
• Taking responsibility for the safety of students through supervision duties
• Contributing to the co-curricular programme.
• Performing other duties which may reasonably be assigned from time to time by the Principal.

The above list is neither exhaustive nor definitive and is subject to change in accordance with departmental and school needs.


• Bachelor Degree, with a PGCE (Postgraduate Certificate of Education), or equivalent;
• 1-3 years’ teaching experience within a recognised educational organisation.

Closing Date: 23 Oct 2018 

For enquiries, please contact Lorna Gomes at  +852 26991811 or lorna@shatincollege.edu.hk. Applications must be submitted online through https://recruit.esf.edu.hk

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More about Sha Tin College - ESF
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: 3 Lai Wo Lane, Fo Tan, Sha Tin, Hong Kong
Telephone: +852 2699 1811
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