primary english teacher - hong kong

hong kong,
job category
international teaching
job type
reference number
the far east team, teachanywhere
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job description

Primary English Teacher
Start Date: ASAP
Location: Hong Kong
Region: Far East and South East Asia
Curriculum: HK Curriculum, PYP experience beneficial
Experience: 2 Years
Sponsorship: Single Teachers - no benefits for dependents
Salary: HK$25,000 to HK$40,000 a month
Contract: 2 years

School Overview: This is a pioneering education centre, founded in Hong Kong in early 2014 by a Harvard and Cambridge University graduate with years of experience in both education and service leadership. The centre teaches students from KG to 18 years who are highly academic and mostly from the top 5 international schools in the area. Their mission is to create innovative leaders, empowering students to not only achieve academic excellence but also rise beyond grades to develop their creative confidence and personal character.

Based on a 'boutique' style campus, the pupils and staff enjoy state of the art facilities and learning environment, conducive to inquiry based learning. The average teaching week is 36 hours with the teaching day from around 2pm -7pm. Teachers work every Saturday with an extra day off mid-week. Staff at the school are hugely valued and respected by the students, families and peers alike of the firm understanding that their teachers are the facilitators to improved university and career choices for their future.

The founder will be opening up a brand new international school in 2021, those applying for a role at the centre will also have the opportunity to be heavily involved with the start-up process of this new school. They will also likely have the option to move across to the international school once the initial 2 year contract at the centre has concluded.


* Bachelor's degree and PGCE/PGDE from the UK / Ireland / Australia / New Zealand, USA / Canada and South Africa.
* The school follow's the HK curriculum however ideally looks for teachers who can evidence inquiry based learning strategies.
* Previous experience in an ESL environment will be advantageous.
* Successful applicants will demonstrate excellent communication skills, flexibility and creativity,
* Many of the pupils who attend this facility will go on to secure places at Oxford, Cambridge, Harvard or Stamford hence seek a similar academic aptitude from their teachers.


* Salary from HK$25,000 to HK$40,000 per month
* Housing allowance
* Medical insurance.
* Flights are not included.


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