head of psychology - kuala lumpur

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kuala lumpur, wilayah persekutuan
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£ 25,000 per year
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Head of Psychology

Required: August 2019
Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Experience required: 5 years, UK curriculum
Curriculum: UK to A-level
Sponsorship: Single or married with children
Salary: Excellent salary and package available
Contract: 2 years renewable

School Overview: Established in 1946 to provide expatriate children with a high quality education in Kuala Lumpur, this is the oldest British school in Malaysia and one of the oldest in SE Asia. The school is proud of its excellent reputation in providing an outstanding and thriving all-round education based on the British curriculum for 3 to 18 year olds. They are committed to academic excellence, achieved through nurturing the personal development of every student in all aspects of their learning. They understand the importance of providing a caring and supportive atmosphere in achieving this, enabling each child to thrive academically, socially, physically and emotionally. Students at this school have a genuine love of learning and are taught by professional fully-qualified teachers who are passionate about teaching. This exceptional combination, together with the enriching curriculum and the wider learning experiences and opportunities that happens beyond the classroom, are the foundations of our students' success and our excellent reputation.

Location Overview: Kuala Lumpur is at the heart of Malaysia's development. Commerce, industry, communications, politics and government are all centred here. The home of the one-time tallest building in the world, the Petronas Twin Towers, Kuala Lumpur is blessed with friendly faces and luxurious cuisines of blended cultures and is a paradise for shoppers. There are restaurants, cafes and clubs that guarantee a great night out. Kuala Lumpur is known as the city that never sleeps. The tropical weather, beautiful sights and warm inviting people of Malaysia are sure to make your stay here an enjoyable and memorable one.

- Applicants must be fully qualified teachers with QTS or equivalent and a minimum of 5 years of post-qualification experience
- Preference will be given for those with UK curriculum experience and those with an excellent track record of teaching to A-level (for Secondary roles).
- They are looking for teachers who are inspiring, innovative, high achieving professionals with a strong track record of teaching success.
- Applicants will have drive, energy and enthusiasm in abundance and demonstrate a strong commitment to the wider learning and development of students through an enriched curriculum and co-curricular activities.
- Applicants will engage and contribute positively to the wider professional growth and improvement of the school community.
- Provided with a laptop and an iPad, teachers must have well developed technology skills and be able to confidently use a large variety of appropriate technologies to enhance the learning of students.

Salary and Benefits:
- The benefits package includes a highly competitive salary
- A generous contribution towards housing
- Excellent medical insurance
- Contract renewal incentives
- Relocation flights and allowances
- Free school places for dependent children.


knowledge of curriculum