School: Independent Senior School
Role: Head of Chemistry
Start Date: August 2018
A leading independent senior school in Asia are seeking a Head of Chemistry from August 2018. This is a full time and permanent position.
This independent school is a dynamic and progressive school which puts all of the needs of all pupils at the heart of its aims and values. The school succeeds in combining academic excellence with a wealth of co-curricular opportunities, all underpinned by a deep commitment to the enthusiasms and needs of each child. Whilst the school enjoys excellent facilities in a fantastic location, the Head is quick to assert that it is the school's people that make it a special place. Staff are dedicated and committed their student's welfare and success, parents are supportive and pupils have a genuine appetite for learning.
Staff stretch and challenge each child in a relaxed, supportive and safe environment. The Head strongly believes that happy pupils who are confident, focussed and passionate about their school will excel and succeed. There is a strong and structured pastoral care system in place at the school, which all staff are encouraged to participate in. Pupils are prepared for challenges they will face in the adult world, enabling them to acquire life skills, self-awareness and resilience.
The Head is seeking an excellent classroom practitioner to teach Chemistry across the Senior School from Year 7 up to Year 13. The school offers the IB programme at Sixth Form and whilst it isn't essential to have experience of teaching IB Chemistry, the successful candidate must have experience of teaching Chemistry to A level. The role will also involve leading a successful and ambitious department, thus the individual will have strong communication and organisational skills, be inspiring and a team player.
There is a fantastic package being offered with this position, including accommodation, annual flights, fee remission and private medical insurance.
If you are interested in leading Chemistry at a fantastic independent school in Asia that provides an excellent and holistic education for every child, please apply now. Or call Duncan Eaglesham on for an informal conversation and more information. The school has a strong ethos of student welfare therefore any successful applicant will undergo a full enhanced criminal record check (DBS).
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