Post Date: 09 Nov 2018

Functions: Education
Types: Full Time
Education: Bachelor Degree
Salary: -
Location: -
Website: -

Malvern College

Chinese Teacher (Language Acquisition - IB PYP)

As our school moves towards our second year of opening, we are looking to appoint experienced and dynamic teachers who will join our growing PYP and MYP teams and play an active part in all aspects of school life at Malvern.

Descriptions

Main Academic Duties and Responsibilities :

  • Take responsibility for a primary class, supporting, nurturing and taking a genuine interest in the holistic development of all children in that class
  • Work closely with the Primary Curriculum Co-ordinator, Head of Year and PYP colleagues to ensure the effective delivery of the PYP programme and to design and implement a relevant, challenging and rigorous curriculum
  • Plan and deliver lessons, ensuring attention is given to appropriate differentiation
  • Contribute to collaborative learning at all levels of school life
  • Create inquiry-based classrooms that develop critical thinking skills, knowledge and a range of skills within an environment based on trust and respect
  • Select relevant resources and digital tools to support and enhance learning
  • Develop appropriate assessment tasks, providing timely and effective feedback that enhances pupil's learning
  • Communicate effectively with pupils, parents and colleagues in a professional manner
  • Write formal reports on a termly basis
  • Provide appropriate pastoral support as and when necessary
  • Contribute to the school's Tutor and House systems as directed by the Deputy Head
  • Attend Parents' Meetings, Open Mornings and CPD as appropriate
  • Play an active role in the school's co-curricular programme

Specific Requirements :
  • Minimum Bachelor's Degree in Chinese
  • A recognized teaching qualification for the required age range (e.g. B.Ed., PGCE)
  • Minimum two years' teaching experience in primary years education
  • Previous experience of teaching the IB PYP is preferred, although outstanding candidates without prior IB experience will be considered
  • Residency in Hong Kong or holder of a work permit in Hong Kong
  • Native Putonghua and fluent in English
  • Prior IB training is required before taking up post at minimum Category 1 level
  • Familiarity with various teaching resources including, where appropriate, digital tools to support and enhance teaching and learning
  • Sensitivity to the cultural differences found in Hong Kong and the willingness to develop and maintain a cross cultural approach to work
  • A willingness and commitment to contribute fully to the life of the pupils and school beyond the academic day, including active participation in the academic enrichment and co-curricular programmes

Enquiries

Interested parties MUST apply online through the website at https://inteachers.net/job/1461 . We might not process the application if it is outside this website.

All information will be used for recruitment purposes only and will be kept strictly confidential.

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