British International School Hanoi is looking to appoint a Teacher of Performing Arts, to join our talented and dedicated team of educators from August 2022. For the right candidate, there may also be potential to be appointed Head of Performing Arts.
This is a wonderful opportunity to join an outstanding Performing Arts team. The department is exceptionally resourced with a dedicated dance studio, separate drama studio, and large auditorium. Students can opt to take Drama, Dance, or Music in Years 10-11, or a combination of 2 if desired. At IB level, we currently offer Theatre Studies and Music. This post will cover mostly Year 3-9 Drama and Dance, with opportunities available in the future to teach older year levels. The ability to teach Music is a bonus, but not a necessity to apply.
At BIS we teach the Juilliard Creative Classroom program up to KS3. Training in this will be provided by specialists from Juilliard from NYC. The dedicated department also lead on high-quality productions outside of the classroom with many performances and extra-curricular activities taking place throughout the year
- Deliver outstanding teaching and learning so that every student is challenged, makes progress, and thrives in a safe, inclusive, and stimulating learning environment.
- Commit to knowing students well, ensuring that learning is personalised so students can take their own next step in their learning progress
- Continually look for opportunities for innovation, trying new teaching and learning strategies in the classroom, contributing to a culture of experimentation and risk-taking
- Promote well-being of students at all times, and proactively safeguard students according to school safeguarding policies and procedures, following them at all times.
- Skillfully integrate learning technology into practice, selecting the most appropriate tools to enhance the learning experience
For full details of the position, please see job description attached below.
BIS Hanoi is a positive, thriving learning community, committed to educational excellence based on the most rigorous of global standards, where students from over 25 nationalities are highly motivated to learn and achieve. The Secondary School provides an enriched learning experience inspired by the English National Curriculum from Years 7-9, leading into the IGCSE and IB Diploma Programme.
As a Nord Anglia Education school, BIS Hanoi is superbly resourced, with excellent facilities and technology supporting holistic learning, leading to exceptional educational outcomes in all areas. With over 1000 students, BIS Hanoi continues to grow and is an energetic, welcoming environment with exciting opportunities for collaboration and professional growth.
Hanoi itself is rich in culture and history with exciting travel opportunities both within Vietnam and regionally, and nature at its doorstep. The outstanding benefits package provides teachers with an excellent lifestyle and large saving potential, and includes quality housing, medical, flights, gym membership, transportation, and settling allowance.
Nord Anglia education
BIS Hanoi is a Nord Anglia Education school and is part of a global community of approximately 13,000 people working together in 76 schools located in 31 countries around the world. Together, we educate approximately 68,000 students globally from ages 2 to 18 across China, Southeast Asia, the Middle East, The Americas and Europe.
Through unique collaborations with The Juilliard School and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), you will also get unrivalled access to world leading experts in the performing arts and STEAM subjects (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths). Also, our collaboration with King’s College London, exclusive to Nord Anglia staff, gives you a chance to earn your Executive Master’s in International Education.
Applications must be made online via Nord Anglia Education Job Portal and should contain an application letter and full CV (including photograph, phone number, and contact details of 3 referees – one of whom is your current Head Teacher/Principal). A scanned copy of relevant degree certificates will also need to be provided.
The closing date for application is Friday 10 December 2021 at 8am Hanoi time although we reserve the right to interview and make an appointment before the advertised closing date for the role. Therefore, an early application is recommended.
Interviews: will be conducted online
Start Date: August 2022
Safer recruitment: At Nord Anglia Education we are committed to providing a world class, safe, happy environment in which children and young people are able to thrive and learn. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our pupils irrespective of race, ability, religion, gender or culture.
All post holders in regulated activity (having regular unsupervised contact with children) are subject to appropriate national and international vetting procedures including satisfactory criminal record checks from both country of residence/birth and any country of residence within the last 10 years.
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