primary teacher - macau

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job details

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macau
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international teaching
job type
contract
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BBBH20425
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job description

Primary Teacher
Start Date: August 2018
Location: Macau
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: UK and IB Curriculum (K-12)
Experience: Can take NQTs, though prefer 2+ years
Salary: From $50,000 -$60,000 USD per annum tax free
Sponsorship: Single or Married with children
Contract: 3 years, renewable

School Overview: This is a Baha'i inspired K-12 school located on the island of Taipa in Macau. Founded in 1988, the school serves the educational needs of both the local and expatriate communities in Macau with student enrolment currently over 600 and a teaching and support staff of more than 120. The school prepares students to sit for the internationally recognised IGCSE certificate as well as the IB Diploma at secondary level.

The school is dedicated to nurturing the physical, intellectual and spiritual development of its students, and developing their capabilities to promote the well-being of their families and communities. The context for their work is the recognition that humankind is progressing towards a global civilisation that is just, prosperous, peaceful and united. The school seeks to contribute to this process in the context of the Macau Special Administrative Region through its educational programs and engagement with the broader community.

School facilities include a library, school tuck shop, cafeteria, kitchen, auditorium, indoor Gym, roof-top basketball court and soccer field, roof-top garden, science labs, MAC/Windows Carts, Kindergarten Gym and an outdoor play area

Location Overview: Macau is a safe, multicultural city located at the centre of some of the fastest growing economies and diverse cultures in the world. It is known as the "Las Vegas" of China with a huge number of Casinos. Connected to Mainland China and just one hour ferry ride south of Hong Kong, there are many opportunities to experience cultural events, museums, and tastes from around the world. As a former colony of Portugal, Macau has evolved to offer a unique blend of Eastern and Western culture that cannot be found anywhere else in Asia. In 2005 the Historic Centre of Macau was awarded the title of UNESCO World Heritage site.

Requirements: Applicants must be fully qualified teachers with preference given to teachers with 2 or more years of practical experience. The school can accept applications from those with less experience, so long as they are dedicated to the schools educational mission and are prepared to make significant contributions to the school. Experience teaching the UK and / or IB curriculum is an advantage, as is teaching in an international environment. Experience teaching ESL students is also an asset when applying

Salary and Benefits: Salary from 50,000 USD - 60,000 per annum TAX FREE (includes housing allowance); Government subsidy of 500- 600 USD per month; Annual Flights; Medical Insurance; 50% tuition discount for up to 2 children.

skills

knowledge of curriculum