lower primary teacher with eal - aug 2020 - phnom penh in cambodia

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Lower Primary Teacher (with EAL/Literacy)
Start Date: Aug 2020
Location: Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: Australian / IB
Experience Required: 3 years
Salary: From $32000 - $50000USD per annum (approx. $55000 AUD - $75000 AUD)
Sponsorship: Single or Married with up to 2 dependents (tuition fees provided)
Contract: 2 yearsrenewable

School Overview: This international school in Phnom Penh offers a modern education within traditional values

whilst preparing students for the future. The school is modelled on Australian private and independent education standardswith a balanced focus on academicspastoral careco-curricular optionssporting activitiesthe arts and character developmentin an international contextfocused upon the IB. Located in northwest Phnom Penh's up-and-coming neighbourhood of Russey Keothe school is spread across 6 hectares (15 acres) of spacious grounds. Brand new purpose-built facilities create an exciting and stimulating learning environment. The campus has an impressive array of first-class facilitiesincluding a purpose-built Early Learning Centreprimary school and secondary school buildings containing a variety of learning spaces and creativity centresall linked to 21st- century learning: a large gymnasiumlibraryswimming pooltoddlers' poolcafétechnology centresmaker spacesscience labssustainability project areaorchardfree range-farm and many more amenities to foster learning and recreational pursuits.

Location Overview: Phnom Penh is the vibrant bustling capital of Cambodia. The city exudes a provincial charm and tranquillity

with French colonial mansions and tree-lined boulevards amidst monumental Angkorian architecture. It is the gateway to an exotic land with the temples of Angkor in the westthe beaches of the southern coast and the ethnic minorities of the North-eastern provinces. The city takes its place among the hip capitals of the regionwith 5* hotelsan alluring cafe culturebustling bars and a world-class food scene.

Requirements: This role requires someone with a strength in supporting lower primary children. The school is looking for someone with a proven record in teaching literacy - they do not necessarily need to have an EAL qualification. The school hopes to be introducing the Fountas & Pinnell literacy program so experience of this would be ideal.

  • Applicants must be fully qualified teachers with a Bachelor of Education
  • Bachelors Degree + Post Graduate Teaching qualificationor equivalent.
  • Applicants should have at least 3 years' experience of teaching
  • Experience with the AustralianNew ZealandPYPReggio Emilia or previous teaching experience in an international school is a distinct advantage.
  • The school is looking for highly motivated dynamiccreativeadaptable 21st century educators to form a team of founding teachers who will work together to create an amazing dream for studentsparents and themselves.
  • Applicants must be energetic teachers who value adventure and excel in creative thinkingadaptabilityproblem solvingcommunication and collaboration.
  • As with any international schoolteachers will need to be resilient and flexible and must have a strong desire to be a part of the school's growth and vision.

Salary and Benefits

  • Competitive Salary with low tax in USD (From 32- 50K USD depending upon experience)
  • International Health Insurance
  • Accommodation Allowance
  • Flights
  • Tuition for Children
  • Annual IB certified Professional Development Program
  • Orientation and support program on arrival


121 teaching experience


BA Hons (QTS),BEd,BSc Hons (QTS)

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