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2 Aug 2021

Teacher of English and Media Studies – relocation allowance

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The Alice Smith School (Secondary)

One of the most prestigious and successful British curriculum schools in South East Asia is seeking to recruit a high calibre teacher for January 2022 or as soon as possible thereafter.

Secondary Teacher Position

Teacher of English and Media Studies

The Kuala Lumpur Alice Smith School (KLASS) is fully accredited as a British School Overseas and has recently received an exceptional Council of British International Schools (COBIS) Accreditation and Compliance Report.

Our school has an established reputation for excellence, and as a not-for-profit educational foundation, all resources are focused on the development and well-being of students.

Located on two sites in Kuala Lumpur with excellent facilities, it has a total student population of approximately 1,600 and caters for the full age range from 3 to 18 years.

A KLASS teacher
Our teachers lead the pursuit of excellence in learning through nurturing, inspiring and enriching the lives and characters of young people.

They keep students at the centre of all they do, raising aspirations, attainment and achievement to the very highest levels internationally.

They are emotionally and socially intelligent, seeking always to bring out the best in all people and create an enduring sense of belonging to something very special.

They embrace innovation and professional growth, maintaining very high educational standards based on action research, professional learning and collaboration.

They are highly computer literate and instinctively use a broad range of learning technologies to impact on learning and teaching.

At Alice Smith you will be encouraged and nurtured to be the best teacher you can be through professional development, peer to peer review, monitoring and evaluation and personal study.

This is truly a forward thinking and innovative environment in which to work and learn.

The candidate we are looking for
The English and Media Faculty is a thriving and successful one, offering excellent and innovative learning and teaching experiences for staff and students alike. (I)GCSEs and A Levels in English Language, Literature and Media Studies are offered and we also provide a comprehensive EAL programme when appropriate.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have an undergraduate degree and a recognised teaching qualification with two years post-qualification teaching experience
  • Be an experienced and outstanding teacher of English and Media Studies, with an excellent track record of teaching success at A Level in Media Studies and English Language, preferably with experience of the Adobe Suite
  • Have experience of teaching the British curriculum and qualifications, especially (I)GCSE
  • Have excellent written and spoken English
  • Be committed to their own professional growth and to supporting that of their colleagues
  • Be willing to go the extra mile for all students both academically and pastorally
  • Have the experience and ability to teach in an online environment if and when circumstances dictate a need to do so.

How to apply
Please address all of these aspects in your supporting statement which should be considered a letter of application. In addition, please ensure that your online application and supporting statement clearly show how you meet the job description and person specification for this role at Alice Smith.

Please also upload a photo in PDF form in the supporting evidence section at the end of the application form. To be considered for this role, please fully complete all sections of the application form.

The KLASS benefits package includes a highly competitive salary, a generous contribution towards housing, excellent medical insurance, contract renewal incentives, relocation flights and allowances and free school places for dependent children.

To apply, please click on the “Quick Apply” button below.

In case of query contact Ms Aileen Oon: [email protected]

Closing date for applications: Friday 20th August 2021

The recruitment process and safer recruitment statement
Longlisted candidates will be asked to complete an initial automated video interview on Sonru at their convenience. Following this, shortlisted candidates will be invited to take part in a final interview process, which is likely to be virtual via Zoom.

The Alice Smith School is committed to safeguarding children and young people through safer recruitment practices. The school’s recruitment protocols adhere to the standards set for accredited British Schools Overseas. Candidate references will be checked and qualifications attested.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), International Child Protection Certificate (ICPC) or local police checks are required, together with a Statement of Medical Fitness.

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