Teacher of Physical Education, Jeju Island, South Korea

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North London Collegiate School JejuJeju Island, South Korea

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Start date: August 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £Competitive
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join NLCS Jeju as a  Teacher of Physical Education in August 2020.  

PE and Sports are highly valued at NLCS Jeju and all students across the school participate with enthusiasm and strive for excellence both in PE curriculum lessons and in the many sports co-curricular activities. We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic teacher with the ability to deliver PE across the whole school from Reception to Year 13. An interest in the development of Junior School PE and the expertise to deliver in particular dance, swimming or netball is preferred.

North London Collegiate School Jeju is a large, thriving co-educational Day and Boarding School for students aged 4-18. Our curriculum and ambitious academic ethos, together with our extensive co-curricular programme, reflect the schools close links with NLCS in London, and provide a high quality British Independent School education in an international setting.

The successful candidate will be a highly qualified, knowledgeable and inspiring professional able to deliver the highest standards of academic and pastoral provision. All NLCS Jeju staff are committed to the Guiding Principles of the school and contribute widely to the school life beyond their classroom.

Our graduating students achieved an average IB Diploma score of 37 points (substantially above the world average of 30) and 34% of students scored 40+ points. Our alumni are now attending some of the world’s leading universities, from Cambridge to Yale, from Stanford to LSE, from Oxford to Imperial, and beyond.

NLCS Jeju offers teachers a unique opportunity to live on one of Asia’s most spectacular islands located 130km off the southern coast of the Korean peninsular. In 2007, UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee listed Jeju Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes as a World Natural Heritage site and with Jeju’s temperate climate, natural scenery and beaches it is an idyllic place to call home.   Jeju provides NLCS staff and their families with a safe, peaceful and breath-taking environment in which to live. The employment pages on the NLCS Jeju website contain further information about life in Jeju. 

A competitive package will be offered to the successful candidate, which will include the following:

Competitive salary


Relocation costs

Annual return flights to home country

Health insurance

Tuition fees for eligible children

All applications should be submitted by email to recruitment@nlcsjeju.kr, it is essential to include: CV, Cover Letter,  the NLCS Jeju Application Form provided  as well as recent video evidence of their teaching.  

The deadline for applications is Monday 24th February at 09:00 GMT. Those candidates shortlisted will be invited for final interviews during the  following week. NLCS Jeju welcomes early applications and reserves the right to make an early appointment to the right candidate.

NLCS Jeju is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

More about North London Collegiate School Jeju
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: 33 Global edu-ro, 145 Beon-gil, Daejeong-eup, Seogwipo-si, Jeju, 699-931, Korea, Republic of. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +82 64 793 8001
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Established in September 2011, North London Collegiate School Jeju in South Korea was founded in partnership with the Jeju Development Centre and provides the same academically ambitious education and outstanding range of co-curricular activities for...