Teacher of Physical Education - Whole School, Thailand

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RBIS Rasami British International SchoolThailand
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Start date: August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Locally competitive base depending on experience.
Contract term: Fixed Term

Required for August, 2017. An opportunity for an energetic teacher of PE to play a key role in delivering National Curriculum Physical Education and developing sport.

PE is an important part of our provision and the successful candidate will be able to develop the curriculum into their own areas of interest.  PE and swimming are taught each week and the teacher we seek will need to have the skills and enthusiasm to teach across the Primary and Secondary school.  We would like to develop our sports teams and applicants will need to be prepared to organise our involvement with a local association of schools for sporting fixtures throughout the year. 

The person we are looking for will be flexible, creative and determined to do their best for our students.  RBIS teachers are expected to use high impact teaching methods to make learning fun and lessons engaging. Innovative teaching practice is encouraged and the successful candidate with be expert at managing mixed ability groups in an active environment.  A thorough understanding of assessment and progress tracking is expected with a focus on using data to improve performance.

The RBIS teaching team is hardworking and dedicated so applicants should expect, if appointed, that they will be proactive in maintaining high standards in school. They will be prepared to support their colleagues by contributing to the development of the school as well as playing an active role in extracurricular activities and enrichment.

This is a great opportunity for a professional teacher to develop their career in an international environment at an excellent school with the highest standards. Thailand is a beautiful country and Bangkok is a vibrant city, so applicants should be prepared to work very hard, sometimes long hours during term time but the holidays will be great!


RBIS is a fully accredited (by EDT) British curriculum school, located in the heart of Bangkok. We offer quality education to children aged between 18 months and 8 years and are a small but growing school which places importance on the success and achievement of each and every one of our students. In turn they are hardworking and receptive young people who are keen to learn. Our two campuses are a mix of old and new buildings which provide the environment to encourage learning while retaining traditional Thai styles.

We pride ourselves on the high levels of professionalism shown by our staff, the quality of the care we give our students and the richness of the experiences we provide at school. Staff have the freedom to develop their practice by being creative and innovative within an encouraging, supportive and collaborative learning community.

RBIS is a busy school with staff expected to work hard, playing a full and supportive role in the development of policy, delivery of the curriculum, the extensive after school clubs on offer and the personal pastoral care we provide.

We are located in the capital city of beautiful Thailand, which is a large, bustling, cosmopolitan metropolis. However, we are situated in a quiet central suburb close to many cultural and historical attractions. Bangkok is a major hub for transportation to all areas of Thailand, Southeast Asia and further afield. Please see www.bangkok.com and www.bangkoktourist.com .

Teaching Environment

We enjoy the benefits of a diverse, lively and hardworking learning community. Continued Professional Development (CPD) has a high profile, led by teachers, across all parts of the school. Opportunities for attending external training courses also exist.

Salary and Benefits Package

Expatriate teachers will receive a compensation package that includes the following:

  • Locally competitive base salary  
  • Allowance structure for additional responsibilities  
  • Accommodation allowance scale for single or for married teachers  
  • Airfare allowance for teachers recruited from overseas (start and end of contract)  
  • International health insurance (BUPA Emerald) for teachers  
  • 100% tuition fee waiver for up to two eligible dependants  
  • Every assistance with visa, residence and other immigration requirements for employee and eligible dependants.

Please send a CV and cover letter to headmaster@rbis.ac.th

Applications will be considered on receipt and applicants may be invited for interview before the closing date.  

Interviews will be conducted by Skype for applicants outside Thailand.  Local applicant will be invited for interview which will involve delivering a lesson.

Job location

More about RBIS Rasami British International School
Address: 48/2 Soi Rajavithi 2, Rajavithi Road, Samsennai, Phayathai, Bangkok, 10400, Thailand
Telephone: +66 2644 52912