Head of Humanities – Malaysia

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Start Date: August 2019

About the Position

Head of Humanities – Malaysia. BrightSpark Teachers are working closely with a top international school in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, who require an experienced Head of Humanities for August 2019. Experience teaching the A level curriculum is essential.

Candidates are required to be fully qualified teachers who hold a PGCE certificate or international equivalent and a bachelor degree. Candidates must have a minimum of 7 to 10 years experience teaching up to A levels and a minimum of two years management experience, in a similar role. UK teaching and curriculum experience is also required. Native English speakers preferred.

The school is an all-through school established by a well-known and reputable education company who manage many institutions across Malaysia, at varying levels. The school teaches the IPC curriculum from early years to Key Stage 2, and then onto Key Stage 3, iGCSEs and A-Level. Students benefit from world-class facilities in all areas (sciences, sports, the arts), the best in learning technology and passionate, inspiring teachers at every level.

The school is an Apple distinguished school, offering training and support in implementing technology in teaching and learning, and promoting innovation. Newly accredited as a Centre for Cambridge Professional Development, there will be subsidised courses on offer to teachers (such as teaching and learning or middle leadership qualifications) in addition to weekly professional development for all staff.

The school promotes development and promotion, and most middle and senior leaders were promoted from within, and are young, driven teachers and leaders. The school highly values it’s staff and has seen a high number of teachers re-signing contracts and choosing to progress within the school.

SPECIAL NOTE – We thank all who apply and advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

About the School

The is based just outside of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Established over 4 years ago the school has been a resounding success, achieving high numbers of student enrolment, setting the school at capacity for its current site. The school has students from 3-18, covering Early Years, IPC, iGCSEs and A-Levels. The school is an Apple Distinguished school, and so technology is at the heart of teaching and learning. Candidates who wish to excel in a modern, well equipped school are welcome to apply.

Qualification and Requirements

Candidates are required to be fully qualified teachers who hold a PGCE certificate or international equivalent and a bachelor degree. Candidates must have a minimum of 7 to 10 years experience teaching up to A level and a minimum of two years management experience, in a similar role. UK teaching and curriculum experience is also required. Native English speakers preferred.

Job Code: BS001-16 Head of Humanities
Job Posted: 13 November 2018