secondary english teacher - myanmar in yangon

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Secondary English Teacher
Required: August 2018
Location: Yangon, Myanmar
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: UK Curriculum
Experience: 2 Years
Sponsorship: Single teachers or teachers with families considered
Salary: Monthly tax free salary approx. $31,000 US per year (very low cost living)
Contract: 1 year renewable

School Vision / Ethos: This British International school opened in August 2014 to some fanfare and is part of a very well established group of top tier British international schools throughout the world. The school currently caters for students up to Year 6 but will eventually become an all through school to Year 13. This is a campus school in a state of the art learning environment which will move to a new campus facility in 2016/17 to cater for its ambitious growth. The school follows the UK curriculum and boasts small class sizes. Students personal development is key to this schools ethos.

Regional Overview: Yangon is Myanmar's largest city and its economic hub. It's a fascinating city which blends British heritage with Burmese, Chinese and Indian influences. It's a typical bustling Asian city. It is very well known for its colonial architecture and is a real mix of old and new as the city has developed with the influx of private industry and investment and the population has now reached 5 million. This is a fascinating place to live within an amazing culture at the heart of South East Asia - with all of the regions delights on your doorstep. Some of the world's most beautiful beaches are nearby and weekends can be spent exploring the likes of Mandalay. Further afield is the gateway to all that the Far East has to offer.

Requirements: The school seeks dedicated, hardworking professional teachers who are interested in living and furthering their careers in a fascinating location. You should be British trained OR have UK curriculum experience. Ideally you will have previous experience of working with EAL students. You should have 2 years post qualifying teaching experience. As a growing school you should be keen to immerse yourself in the development of this school.

Package: The school offers a good tax free salary (approx. $31,000 US per annum) in a very low cost of living environment allowing great savings potential plus flight allowance, generous accommodation allowance, full medical cover and free tuition for dependents