Are you an inspirational Mandarin teacher looking for a new challenge in a growing and vibrant international school? The British School Yangon is looking to appoint an outstanding classroom teacher to join our team in August 2020.
The position of Head of Humanities is also open to suitably experienced and well- qualified or aspiring middle leaders; more details available upon request.
As a teacher of Mandarin, you will be a confident, compelling and innovative classroom practitioner, able to bring language learning to life. Working mostly in Primary years, your love of learning and enthusiasm for your subject will be inspirational to students in your classes, and your high expectations will help to set the foundations for their academic success.
Working within the Modern Foreign Languages (MFL) department, you will have a keen desire to collaborate and engage in the many professional development opportunities that arise, and will enjoy working with colleagues to build strong interdisciplinary connections.
As part of a busy and growing international school teaching community, you will be happy to play a part in the wider life of the school, contributing to a range of activities and enrichment opportunities to enhance the quality of our educational and extra curricular offer.
You will live and work in the beautiful city of Yangon in Myanmar, ideally situated for exploring the vibrant and diverse countries and cultures of South East Asia. Myanmar is a friendly and warm country where you will be made to feel at home from the moment you arrive.
Nord Anglia Education is the world’s leading premium school organisation. We are a fast-paced and growing family of 66 international schools in China, Europe, the Middle East, South East Asia, and The Americas, providing an outstanding education to approximately 45,000 students from preschool through to the end of secondary education. Our schools are united by one philosophy—we are ambitious for our students, our people, and the family of schools. This means that we want every student to achieve more than may have ever thought possible, which we ensure through personalized learning enhanced with unique global opportunities.
When you join a Nord Anglia Education school, you join a global community of over 12,500 teachers and staff, working in 66 schools located in 29 countries around the world supporting our students’ learning. Together, we educate over 64,000 students globally from the ages of 2 to 18 years old.
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 a professional working environment and an attractive remuneration and benefits package. The initial contract is for two years starting in August 2020. If you think this could be the post for you, we would love to hear from you.
The closing date for applications is Monday 20th January 2020 although we reserve the right to pursue good applications as soon as they are received.
Further information can be obtained and downloaded from our web site www.nordangliaeducation.com/our-schools/myanmar/yangon/british/home or from the Job Train site.
Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the students in our care and expects all applicants to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practices and appointments are subject to an interview, satisfactory references, identity check and a minimum 10-year criminal record check.