About Nord Anglia Education
Nord Anglia Education is the world’s leading premium schools organisation, with campuses located across 28 countries in the Americas, Europe, China, Southeast Asia and the Middle East. Together, our 61 schools educate more than 61,000 students from kindergarten through to the end of secondary / high school. We are driven by one unifying philosophy: we are ambitious for our schools, students, teachers, staff and communities, and we inspire every child who attends a Nord Anglia Education school to achieve more than they ever imagined possible.
The British School Yangon
BSY has been established since 2014. In August of this year, the school opened a purpose built world class campus facility in the north of the city. BSY produces a high quality international education standard with a rapidly growing reputation.
BSY is a member of the prestigious Council Of British International Schools.
As a result of the continued expansion and growth of the school we are now seeking to recruit additional enthusiastic, well-qualified and experienced teachers for the post of:
Leadership and management responsibilities may be available alongside this role for the right candidate. If you wish to be considered for leadership within music, then please highlight this in your application letter outlining any leadership roles you have had.
Each Nord Anglia Education school is unique in character and designed to meet the needs of its community. We believe that being part of our family of 61 schools gives them a special advantage. Working together, we can achieve more than we can individually. Our schools have a wide range of resources and support to enhance our students’ success. Our most valued and important resource is our staff and and we are creating a professional learning community where colleagues support each other in peer development to ensure that we are all striving to continually improve. Being part of Nord Anglia also creates unparalleled opportunities to benefit our students and people such as the Global Campus, Nord Anglia University, and our collaborations with The Juilliard School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and King’s College London.
About the role
The Creative and Performing Arts department is at an exciting point in its development with a strong collaborative team. You will be able to join this team in the next stage of developing an excellent curriculum for now and the future. You will join a supportive environment, where colleagues share their expertise to support the professional development of all. You will deliver a range of music curricular from EYFS through to Secondary. You will challenge your students to set ambitious targets for themselves and seek out and implement innovative teaching practices to enhance the student experience and outcomes.
You should be able to adapt quickly to our fast-paced international environment, you will bring a degree, a recognised teaching qualification and considerable teaching experience. Committed and creative, you will be reflective on your own teaching and student outcomes, seeking out and implementing new ideas and innovative practice to raise achievement.
You will be keen to collaborate and share your specialist expertise, and a fitting ambassador for the school. You will communicate with confidence across diverse audiences and situations, using your expertise to build strong relationships with parents and students. You will have full QTS status and a relevant degree.
When you join a Nord Anglia Education school, you join a global community of more than 12,500 people working together to support our students’ success. We offer you unsurpassed opportunities to innovate and develop best practice across our family, to access extensive professional development, and to gain exceptional experience and career development in our schools. At Nord Anglia, you will have opportunities to progress more, learn more, and collaborate more.
We offer career and development opportunities that come with being part of our global organisation. Nord Anglia University unites our team through a vibrant online platform which harnesses the collective expertise of their peers in an exchange of knowledge, ideas and best practice. We also provide extensive online and face-to-face professional development through Nord Anglia University to ensure that our teachers don’t just maintain their skills, they develop at the cutting edge of educational thinking.
Our collaborations with The Juilliard School, MIT, UNICEF and King’s College London, offers our teachers unrivalled access to leading experts in their fields. We also offer selected candidates from our staff worldwide an opportunity to earn their Executive Master’s in International Education in an exclusive collaboration with King’s College London.
Alongside great training and a competitive package, you’ll enjoy the chance to live and work in one of the worlds' most vibrant cities.
As a Nord Anglia Education teacher, you enjoy the following benefits:
- A fast-paced, global experience so that you can progress on a global scale
- An enabling environment founded on creativity, challenge and collaboration
- A culture which is fair and consultative
- Unique opportunities to grow professionally and develop your career
The closing date for application is 30th July 2019. First stage interviews will be conducted by Skype or telephone
Start Date: August 2019
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.