This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic teacher of Physical Education to further their career at an innovative British curriculum co-educational international boarding school. The successful candidate will have an outstanding record of teaching across the secondary age range. An ability to offer aquatics would also be an advantage.
A minimum of 2 years' qualified teaching experience is required.
The position will commence in August 2020, and the initial contract will be for a period of two years.
Merchiston International School
MIS is a thriving learning community which challenges all staff to push boundaries with their teaching and to be progressive in their own professional learning.
We offer an innovative British independent school curriculum for international students aged 4 – 18, starting in EYFS and culminating in IGCSE and GCE A Level. The campus, imbued with the ethos of its founding school, Merchiston Castle School Edinburgh, is designed to create the kind of innovative learning spaces in which an effective 21st century education can flourish and inspire.
All MIS teachers are expected to participate fully in the school’s life beyond the classroom by contributing to boarding house life and the Co-Curricular Activities (CCA) programme.
If you are interested in joining us, teaching inquisitive, talented children in a school which cares for all its members and is passionate about giving scope to professional opportunities, please apply. We want to hear from you!
How to apply
Please provide the names and full contact details of three professional referees, one of whom should be Director/Head of School/Principal of your current school.
Short-listed candidates must be able to provide a recent DBS/PVG check, police clearance certificate or similar record of non-criminality demonstrating that there is no reason why they cannot work with children.
Please send all the documents to us no later than Friday, June 5th.
Early applications are encouraged as MIS reserves the right to appoint before the deadline.
Due to national regulations, it is very unlikely that we will be able to secure a work permit or visa for foreign nationals whose 60th or subsequent birthdays take place between August 1 2020 and July 31 2021.
The Lighthouse Education
- Company type:
- Recruiter Type: Employer
- Industry type: Education/Training/Universities & Colleges
LIghthouse has two educational institutions. The following is the brief introduction of the institutions to be recruited:
1、Carousel of Language:
Introduction: Carousel of Language, founded in 2000, is headquartered on Madison avenue on the upper east side of New York, USA. It provides children with multilingual learning courses, including English, Italian, French, Spanish, Chinese, Russian, Hebrew, Turkish, Greek, and German.The shenzhen campus, which opened in 2018, now offers courses in four languages: Chinese, English, French and Spanish.
2. Merchiston International School (MIS)
Introduction: Merchiston International School (MIS) in Shenzhen is the first overseas campus of Merchiston Castle School, a top-ranked independent school located in Edinburgh, Scotland, UK with a glorious history of over 185 years. MIS is also the first international school in Shenzhen providing a British international education and boarding system. Located in Longhua District in the north of Shenzhen city, MIS occupies a ground space of 20,000 square metres providing a building area of 50,000 square metres, which can accommodate 1,200 students with a maximum class size of 22. The school opened its doors to boys and girls aged 4-18 on 27 August 2018.
- Current Location: Shenzhen China
- Address: Shenzhen City,Nanshan District./Shenzhen City, Longhua District.